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Bellator 169-BAMMA 27 Preview show with Jimmy Smith and Matt Bourne

Bellator's Jimmy Smith and BAMMA's Matt Bourne discuss some of the big fights going down on Friday night from Dublin, Ireland.

Submission Radio's Alan Murphy was on hand in Dublin, Ireland to catch a very special preview of this Friday's Bellator 169-BAMMA 27 doubleheader.

Check out the video above to hear Jimmy Smith break down the Bellator 169 main event matchup between 2015 Rizin heavyweight Grand Prix tournament winner "King Mo" Muhammed Lawal (19-5-0) and 2008 Olympic Judo gold medallist Satoshi Ishii (15-6-1).

Meanwhile, BAMMA's head of communications, Matt Bourne delves into the highly anticipated BAMMA 27 fight between James Gallagher (4-0-0) and Anthony Taylor (1-1-0), as well as the scuffle the two fighters had at Dublin's famous SBG gym and controversial statements made by Taylor in the lead-up to the bout. Also, Bourne fills you in on everything you need to know about BAMMA 27's main event between Tom Duquesnoy (13-1-0) and Alan Philpott (16-8-0).

The co-promoted event of Bellator 169: King Mo vs. Ishii and BAMMA 27: Duquesnoy vs. Philpott takes place on
Friday, December 16th at 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland.

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