Tom “Kong” Watson vs. Murilo “Ninja” Rua for BAMMA Middleweight Crown on May 21st

Middleweight BAMMA champion, Tom “Kong” Watson will place his title on the line when he faces the brother of UFC light heavyweight champion, Mauricio “Shogun” Rua, Murilo “Ninja” Rua at the British promotions sixth event in London, England on May 21st, 2011.

Watson has won nine of his last ten professional fights, the only loss coming to Jesse Taylor under the Canadian promotion, MFC last September. Last time out he he defeated British fighter turned celebrity, Alex Reid via unaimous decision in what turned out to be a great fight.

Rua seen his four fight winning streak come to an end in October when he was defeated by Roy Boughton via unanimous decision. The Brazilian has fought for many MMA promtions and has faced some of the top names in the sport over the years.

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