Cage Warriors return to England is official with all 20 fighters making the weight limit.
The show is headlined with featherweight champion Jim Alers taking on Sweden’s Martin Svensson. A one-day, four-person bantamweight tournament is also scheduled. The winner takes the vacant belt.
Cage Warriors 59 comes from the Motorpoint Arena in England. The prelims air on Facebook and the main card starts at 4 p.m. ET at MMA Junkie.
MAIN CARD (MMA Junkie at 4 p.m. ET)
Jim Alers (144.6 lbs.) vs. Martin Svensson (143.6 lbs.) for the featherweight championship
TBA vs. TBA in the bantamweight tournament finals
Lew Long (154.6 lbs.) vs. Tommy Maguire (155.9 lbs.)
Mats Nilsson (185.1 lbs.) vs. Denniston Sutherland (186 lbs.)
Dave Hill (145.4 lbs.) vs. Brian Moore (145.5 lbs.)
Lee Caers (170.6 lbs.) vs. Aaron Thomas (169.2 lbs.)
PRELIMINARY CARD (Facebook at 2:45 p.m. ET)
Sam Gilbert (155.3 lbs.) vs. Jamie Rogers (154.9 lbs.)
David Haggstrom (134.5 lbs.) vs. Brett Johns (135 lbs.) in the semifinals of the bantamweight tournament
Kris Edwards (134.9 lbs.) vs. James Pennington (134.9 lbs.) in the semifinals of the bantamweight tournament
PRELIMINARY CARD (Untelevised at 2 p.m. ET)
Jordan Desborough (135.1 lbs.) vs. Timur Mercanoglu (134.7 lbs.) in the bantamweight tournament reserve bout
Brett Caswell (125.9 lbs.) vs. Paul Rogers (125.2 lbs.)