Calum Mather Talks About His K1 Title Fight!

Tomorrow at Battle In Benton 4, Calum takes on Steven ‘Bam Bam’ for the Pride and Glory K1 Under 64kg Belt in the main event of the show!

The long running Newcastle vs Sunderland rivalry gets another instalement, but this time under K1 rules, MMA Newcastle caught up with Calum who let us know how his preparations for the fight have been coming along.

MMA Newcastle: You fight for the K1 Title tomorrow how has your preparation been going?

Calum: Training has been going great, all my trainers and sparring partners at The Faktory have got me ready for this fight, all the hard work has been done and now I can’t wait to get in there and bring home the belt!”

Are you on weight, how has the cut been?

I’ve kept my weight close to my fight weight so the cut was as easy as it could be. All the sacrifices will be worth it when the ref starts the fight and I get to fight for the title. I’d  like to thank all my friends, family and everyone at the Faktory who have got me to this point, I’m looking forward to paying them back tomorrow night.

Calum trains at The Faktory Gym in Benwall, one of the top Thai gyms in the North East, they can be found on our North East Club Directory, so if you are looking for somewhere to train in the North East, check it out for clubs and gyms near you.

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