Jack ‘Hammer’ Marshman in World Title bid
Paratrooper and current British middleweight champion, Jack Marshman, had a World Title shot against the vastly experienced BAMMA middleweight champion Tom “Kong” Watson. The fight topped the bill at BAMMA9 on March 24th in Birmingham. Despite a brave battle and the support of the crowd, Jack’s challenge was stopped by Watson. But he’ll be back – the noise at the NIA made it clear he is a very popular fighter.
Support Jack by Text and Raffle for T-shirt
Jack and BAMMA supported the charity at the National Indoor Arena with a Donate by Text appeal. You can still support him: Text JACK09 £5 to 70070.
You can also win an online RAFFLE for a signed Jack Marshman T-shirt autographed at the bout.
Marshman, who previously had a perfect professional record of ten fights, ten wins, balances his mixed martial arts career with his service in the Reg. And he promotes the Charity in the ring.
His win over Carl Noon for the Lonsdale British middleweight title was one of the domestic fights of the year last year.
Welsh-born Jack, 21, who serves with 3PARA, defended his Lonsdale title and unbeaten record at BAMMA 8 at the in Nottingham in December against Lee ‘Leeroy’ Barnes. He won by Unanimous Decision.
Jack is ‘one of the hottest prospects in UK MMA’, and also current Army Light Heavyweight Boxing Champ and now has his own Wikipedia entry.
“It’s not enough that he puts his life on the line in his day job as a proud member of 3rd Battalion, The Parachute Regiment. He’s also a rising star in the toughest sport in the world.” writes the Daily Star.
He will be promoting the charity as his career goes from strength to strength. Top of the World Jack!