May 14th 2016
Name – Brendan Battles
Nickname – Lockdown
Weight – Heavyweight
Record – Pro Debut
Team – Team Juniko
Brendan “LockDown” Battles will step inside the NEF cage in Hyannis Massachusetts for his pro debut.
There are many things you can say about Brendan Battles at just 21 years of age this heavyweight fighter is the total package.
A high school and college athlete in both football and wrestling Brendan posses a unique skill set consisting of power size and speed that you wouldn’t expect out of a man weighing in at 245 pounds and standing 6ft 3 inches tall.
Brendan arrived on the New England MMA scene in late 2015 and made quick work of his first opponent ending the fight only 1:40 in to the first round by way of KO he would follow-up this win in February of this year with another brutal first round knock out this time only 1:30 in to the first round giving him a perfect 2-0 record as an amateur.
Well it is undeniable that this modern-day viking has knock out power in both of his hands and is not afraid to unleash it on his opponents we also can not over look that he has a tremendous wrestling pedigree going unbeaten 42-0 in his final season at Nauset Regional high school and winning both the state and New England championships.
Brendan will look to continue his tear through the New England heavyweight rankings on May 14th as he Leaves the amateurs behind him and turns pro.
Be prepared for an earthquake of epic proportions when this fighter steps in the cage and his opponent realizes he is now on Lockdown with a very dangerous and skilled opponent.