FightBook MMA Fighter Focus: Matt “The Mangler” Bessette

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CES 60 goes down Friday January 24th from Twin River Casino in Lincoln, Rhode Island. Headlining the event will be a battle for the vacant featherweight between Matt “The Mangler” Bessette (23-9) and Charles Cheeks III (14-7).

Bessette, an Underdog MMA product who has fought under both the UFC and Bellator banners is back to his roots has he will look to reclaim CES gold. “The Mangler” was successful in his CES return in March of 2019.

FightBookMMA caught up with Bessette ahead of headlining tilt. We talk fatherhood, camp, CES, and much more. Hear the full interview at the link below.

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