A preliminary bantamweight fight has been added to Cage Warriors 51 New Year’s Eve show with James Brum (10-2) vs. Moktar Benkaci (8-3).
Brum debuted for Cage Warriors this year and has won all those fights by unanimous decision. Benkaci makes his debut for the promotion dropping to 1-2 in his last three fights. Before that, he had stopped his previous four opponents with a heel hook in the first round.
The card is headlined with featherweight champion Conor McGregor (11-2) taking on Ivan Buchinger (21-3) for the lightweight championship. The co-main event has middleweight champion Chris Fields (10-4) vs. Jesse Taylor (23-9).
Cage Warriors 51 takes place December 31 from The Helix in Ireland. The main card streams live at MMA Junkie and the preliminary fights follow on Facebook.