(PRESS RELEASE) -- FORMER CWFC middleweight champion Chris
Fields (pictured) will return to action for a clash with French
Paraisy at Cage Warriors 55.
Fields (10-5), who relinquished his title with a loss to Jesse
Taylor at Cage Warriors 51 on New Year’s Eve, will tackle
Paraisy in his hometown of Dublin on Saturday, June 1.
The 29-year-old SBG Ireland fighter had been crowned champion in
Jordan last September courtesy of a third-round TKO victory over
Kusch in the final of the CWFC middleweight title
“I’m really happy to be fighting on this show and I feel like I owe
the Irish fans a performance. It’s coming on June 1,” said
“I’m in a great place in my training and I’m looking forward to
showing off some new skills, as well as some old ones. There will
be a shin hitting a chin by the time this one is done.”
Paraisy (11-3-1-1), a three-time Bellator veteran and contestant on
the 11th instalment of The Ultimate Fighter, will be appearing on a
CWFC card for the first time since defeating Jack Mason at
Cage Warriors 43.
The 27-year-old said: “I’m very happy to be back at Cage Warriors,
fighting against such a good opponent and former champion in front
of an amazing crowd that is world famous for its passion and
Another middleweight contest has also been added to the Cage
Warriors 55 main card, with Dublin-based Nigerian fighter Henry
Fadipe set to take on Mike Ling.