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James McSweeney

Updated: 2008-11-03
James McSweeney

Facts

Country Great Britain Age 36
Club Team Gary Turner Height 190 cm / 6.2"
Style Kickboxing Weight 106 kg / 234 lbs
Categories WGP

Titles
2005 UKMF English Heavyweight Champion

Results Total Win KOs Loss Draw
K1 Fights 0 0 0 0 0
Other Fights 0 0 0 0 0

Description

James "The Machine" McSweeney (born October 24, 1980), started kickboxing at the age of 5 for the Combat Academy. Due to a knee problem, ripped cartlidge, he was out of the sport for a year. When recovered was back training hard and began to win numerous amateur titles includinding Nothern, Midland and Southern area titles in full-contact kickboxing.

2000 was approached by Extreme Brawl and discovered K-1.

2003 fought the Lithunian Thai-boxing champion and won over 3-rounds.Approached by the Dutch fighting team, TGT and began training in Amsterdam with Henk Verchure, and had numourous fights in Europe.

2005 the team changed trainers, and James was trained by the legendary Thai trainer Lucien Carbin and won the Muay-Thai British super heavy weight title in London. Later this year he left the TGT in Holland, but was stilled trained and managed by Lucien Carbin and trained with some of the best fighters in the world such as: Tyrone sprong, Alistair Overeem, Rodney Vereres, Jerry morris.

2006 James fought at the Seni Pain & Glory against the Japanese K-1 star Takeru, and won over 3-rounds.

2007 James fought at Cage Rage against the Canadian K-1 veteran Michael McDonald, and won over 3-rounds.

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