If you thought BAMMA were going to stick Geordie Shore star Aaron Chalmers in at the deep end in his next fight, you better think again.
It’s been revealed by Mirror.co.uk this evening that Chalmers will take on Alex Thompson, a man that who is yet to make his professional debut and who has a record of 2-4 as an amateur.
— Aaron Chalmers (@AaronCGShore) July 21, 2017
Thompson is currently riding a four-fight losing streak and last fought back at Rise and Conquer 2 in Sept. 2016 when he was defeated by Louis Jackson via a unanimous decision.
Prior to that, Thompson suffered three first round losses on the bounce to Stuart Graham, Madars Fleminas and Akonne Wanliss.
Thompson will now make the step up to the professional level and face the Geordie Shore star at the SSE Wembley Arena on September at BAMMA 31.
— BAMMA (@BAMMA) May 12, 2017
Chalmers made an impressive debut at BAMMA 29 in Birmingham last March when he defeated Greg Jenkins via first round submission.
The Full BAMMA 31 fight card is below. the event will be headlined by Chi Lewis-Perry taking on Maurice Jackson in heavyweight action.
BAMMA 31 Full Card
Chi Lewis-Parry vs. Maurice Jackson
Nathan Jones vs. Alex Lohore
Damien Lapilus vs. Daniel Crawford
Aaron Chalmers vs. Alex Thompson
Yannick Bahati vs. Mike Shipman
Walter Gahadza vs. Dan Edwards
Dominique Wooding vs. Jamie Powell
Alex Montagnani vs. Martin Hudson
Ollie Mathis vs. Nathan Rose
Javid Basharat vs. Tony Hall
Charlie Howard vs. David Khalsa
Josh Collins vs. Martyn Harris
Jeremy Petley vs. Andre Goncalves