Shannon Ross to face England’s Ste Nightingale at ACB 76 on the Gold Coast

The lineup for Absolute Championship Berkut’s (ACB) Australian debut continues to evolve with three new fights booked for the Gold Coast event.

The event takes place on December 9 at the Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre with tickets on sale now via Ticketek.

Although the promotion has yet to announce the headliner fight, we are already aware of a number of matchups slated for the show including a welterweight battle between Australia’s Corey Nelson and Russia’s Azamat Amagov, while an all-local bantamweight scrap between Tim Moore and Trent Girdham is also official.

Fight News Australia has revealed a number of fighters who have signed on to compete at the show, with names like Dylan Andrews and Michael Tobin yet to be announced for the final lineup.

The latest round of announcements include a flyweight clash between PUMMA gym product, and recently crowned Nitro champion, Shannon “Turkish Delight” Ross (9-4) and English fighter Ste “The Nightmare” Nightingale (6-2).

Queensland based Kiwi Kairin Moses will be aiming for two wins in a row when he takes on Eternal MMA regular Diego Pereira (4-2).

Meanwhile, fresh off his win over tough Kiwi Beau Rawiri at Superfight 5, PMA trained Saeid Fatahifar (4-3) will square off with Ty Duncan (3-1).

A full list of announcements can be found here at the ACB 76 event page and stay tuned for more ACB news in the coming weeks.

Announced Fights:

  • Corey Nelson vs. Azamat Amagov
  • Rodolfo Marques vs. Mehdi Baydulaev
  • Dean Garnett vs. Anthony Leone
  • Garret Gross vs. Johnny Walker
  • Tim Moore vs. Trent Girdham
  • Alan Philpott vs. Islam Yunusov
  • Daniel Hill vs. Gavin Hain
  • Shannon McClellan vs. Ste Nightingale
  • Kairin Moses vs. Diego Pereira
  • Saeid Fatahifar vs. Ty Duncan

Tim Moore vs. Trent Girdham among fights added to ACB 76 on the Gold Coast