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Mlambo is Magard’s first rival in defense of the FEN championship belt



Press Release:

Jonas Magard (11-4, 1 KO, 6 SUB) will take Frans Mlambo (9-5, 4 KO, 3 SUB) during FEN 34: TOTALbet Fight Night. The stake in this duel will be the FEN championship belt in the bantamweight category. The event will take place on May 28 and will only be broadcast on PPV.

Magard has been the FEN champion in the bantamweight category since November 2020, when he clearly defeated Sebastian Romanowski on points. The Dane is less than 29 years old and comes from Denmark. “Shark” won his fight at Cage Warriors in March 2020 with the unbeaten Liam Gittins at that time. Earlier, by unanimous decision of the judges, he defeated Diego Barbosa at the BAMMA 34 gala. “Japanese tie” – this was the technique that Magard surrendered to Michail Chrisopoulus at ACB 75 in the second round. 7 of the 12 matches the Dane finished ahead of schedule.

Mlambo is 30 years old and comes from South Africa. Recently, he played in the Bellator organization, for which he fought 4 matches and won 3 of them. In September 2020, he won with Cory Tait by a decision of the judges, previously he also dealt with Dominique Wooding at full distance. “Black Mamba”, who regularly trains in Ireland, won 4 fights in his career through KO and all of them in the premieres.

Jonas Magard was due to face Taylor Lapilus in the first defense of the championship belt, but the Frenchman suffered a shoulder injury.

FEN 34: TOTALbet Fight Night fights card:

  • 93.0 kg, MMA: Paweł “Trybson” Trybała vs Łukasz “Boroś” Borowski
  • 61.2 kg MMA: Jonas Magard vs Frans Mlambo *
  • 77.1 kg, MMA: Szymon Dusza vs Cezary Oleksiejczuk
  • 70.3 kg, MMA: Łukasz Charzewski vs Damien Lapilus
  • 61.2 kg, MMA: Ekaterina Shakalova vs Jamil Sandora
  • 93.0 kg, MMA: Michał Piwowarski vs Kacper Miklasz
  • 110.00 kg, MMA: Epic Cheat Meal vs Jack “Hammer” Frost
  • 94.0 kg, MMA: Kamil Piórkowski vs Adam Radziszewski
  • XX.X kg MMA: TBA vs TBA
  • 61.0 kg MMA: Paulina Paola vs Wiktoria “tu_viciia” Gnieciak
    * fight for the FEN championship belt

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