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Broughton, part of FIGHTSHOP sponsored M-1 Team England, is 2-0 in M-1 after five years on the domestic UK MMA circuit. He made his name in the UK fighting on the now defunct Cage Rage promotion, defeating names such as James Thompson, Robert “Buzz” Berry, Eric “Butterbean” Esch and UFC fighter Neil Grove.

Rob "The Bear" Broughton

Rob "The Bear" Broughton

Rob enters the fight with three wins in his past four bouts, which included a first-round TKO win (due to injury) over Soufian Elgarne on June 5.

FIGHTSHOP have been fans of Rob’s for years and we think its about time he got a break on notable show. FIGHTSHOP wish Rob all the best for the 1st August.

Affliction tentative fight card.

  • Champ Fedor Emelianenko vs. Josh Barnett (for WAMMA heavyweight title)
  • Paul Buentello vs. Tim Sylvia
  • Gegard Mousasi vs. Renato “Babalu” Sobral
  • Vitor Belfort vs. Jorge Santiago
  • Ben Rothwell vs. Chase Gormley
  • Paul Daley vs. Jay Hieron
  • Chris Horodecki vs. Dan Lauzon
  • Mark Hominick vs. TBA
  • Brett Cooper vs. TBA
  • Rob Broughton vs. Jessie Gibbs
  • Deividas Taurosevicius vs. TBA

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