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Jamie Butcher Prepares for JackHammer Promotions’ “English Invasion II”

Jamie Butcher Prepares for JackHammer Promotions’ “English Invasion II”

Jamie Butcher expressed her excitement Monday evening during her interview on Carroll’s Corner MMA Podcast. Butcher will be representing Team USA on Sunday, April 9, 2017, as she headlines JackHammer Promotions’ international event, “English Invasion II”-Unforgiven Combat. This international event will take place at Mulcahy’s Pub & Concert Hall in Wantagh, New York.

English Invasion II
“English Invasion II” Team USA vs. Team England occurs April 9, 2017. (Photo Credit: JackHammer Promotions FB).

Butcher, a Port Jefferson Station native will be battling Rachel Ball in the main event of this epic night of K1 bouts. The fight card will have 16 bouts total, including the four Team USA vs. Team England fights. In addition to Butchers international fight, Elyse Tomasello of Team USA will also be competing against Team England’s Katie Healy.

“I’m one of those people who has grown to love the science of weight cutting,” Butcher informs My MMA News reporter Kyle Carroll on Carroll’s Corner MMA Podcast. She mentioned how cutting weight has become relatively easy since changing her diet to a plant based diet roughly five years ago. The Long Island native earned a Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry and is currently attending school upstate New York finishing her graduate degree in BioChemestry & Public Health.

Butcher (6-2) is displaying a true focus and dedication to the game which is displayed through her traveling back-and-forth between her gym upstate NY (5 Element MMA Binghamton, NY) and Long Island (Journey Martial Arts Port Jefferson Station).

For the first time in Butcher’s career, her opponent standing across the ring will look down upon the Long Islander’s five-foot-eight-inch frame. Butcher hasn’t seen any film on her opponent yet but a teammate who once fought Ball a couple of years ago has been informed the Team USA Strawweight fighter of Ball’s technical striking.

Butcher seeks her seventh victory on April 9, 2017, as she plans to kick the English filly back across the pond. If tickets aren’t yet already sold out, be sure to visit Jackhammer Promotions’ Facebook page to contact them for tickets.

Jamie Butcher vs. Jessica Ruiz K1 Bout Below:

Watch Butcher defeat Jessica Ruiz at ACC 15 on June 25, 2016. She won a unanimous decision victory via judges’ scores of 30-27, 30-27, 30-27.

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Podcast Interview:

Listen to Jamie Butcher’s entire interview on Carroll’s Corner MMA Podcast by clicking the link below.

 

Featured Image Credit: Tommy Bee Bottone FB Page.

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Kyle Carroll

Kyle Carroll is a Long Island, N.Y. native and avid MMA and amateur wrestling fan. He has been a part of the wrestling community for nearly 20 years. Carroll has six years of experience coaching high school wrestling. His father is currently a high school wrestling coach on Long Island, with more than 35 years of experience. Carroll has been reporting MMA news since January 2011. The former wrestler’s coverage has included the 2012 U.S. Olympic Wrestling Team Trials, the 2013 NCAA D1 Wrestling Championship, and numerous MMA events (King of the Cage, North American Fighting Championship, and Glory).

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