Randy Couture and Benson Henderson Complete The MMA Show Live Line-up

Written by: Eddie Goldman
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From The MMA ShowLive:

Birmingham, UK – April 11, 2012 – It has been confirmed that the star of TheExpendables, former 6X UFC Champion Randy Couture and current UFC LightweightChampion Ben Henderson will complete the star studded line-up for The MMA ShowLive, Europe’s largest and most prominent MMA expo. The MMA Show Live is beingheld May 12 - 13 at The NEC in Birmingham.

According to Liam Fisher, organizer of the event "We are thrilled thatRandy Couture and Ben Henderson will be a part of the MMA Show Live, whatbetter way to complete the shows line-up than with two of the sport’s biggeststars! There are more marquee fighters signed up for The MMA Show Live thanever before. This is truly an unmissable event!"

They MMA Show Live gives fans access to more top level UFC and MMA talent thanany other MMA show in Europe! The sport of K1 will also be represented at theevent, as 4X K1 Grand Prix Champion and PRIDE veteran Semmy Schilt has alsobeen confirmed.

The MMA Show Live is an interactive fan experience dedicated to mixed martialarts from around the World. The show consists of five training areas where someof the biggest names in the business will host special group training sessions.The show also features a huge stage & screen for Q&A sessions, anautograph zone where fans can meet their favorite fighters, exhibition standswhere some of the biggest brands in MMA will be selling merchandise and muchmore!

The MMA Show Live Full Line-up:

BJ Penn (UFC)
Randy Couture (UFC)
Ben Henderson (UFC)
Dan Henderson (UFC)
Michael Bisping (UFC)
Mark Munoz (UFC)
Sean Sherk (UFC)
Brittney Palmer (UFC)
Chandella Powell (UFC)
Diego Sanchez (UFC)
Thiago Alves (UFC)
Thiago Silva (UFC)
Kenny Florian (UFC)
Jake Shields (UFC)
Paul Daley (Strkeforce)
Alexander Gustaffson (UFC)
Matt Mitrione (UFC)
Alessio Sakara (UFC)
Brendan Schaub (UFC)
Rory MacDonald (UFC)
Chris Leben (UFC)
Phil DeFries (UFC)
Vaughan Lee (UFC)
John Maguire (UFC)
Neil Grove (UFC, Bellator, Super Fight League)
Rob Sinclair (BAMMA)
Marloes Coenen (Strikeforce, Invictus)
Semmy Schilt (K1, PRIDE)
Jimmy Wallhead (Bellator)
Jimi Manuwa (BAMMA)
Jack Marshman (BAMMA)
Andre Winner (BAMMA)
Tim Radcliffe (UCMMA)
Vladimir Matyushenko (UFC)
Brad Pickett (UFC)
Jason Young (UFC)
Ross Pearson (UFC)
Dean Amasinger (KSW)
Che Mills (UFC)
Simeon Thoresen (UFC)
Tom 'Kong' Watson (BAMMA)
Ian 'The Machine' Freeman (UFC, Cage Rage)
Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou (UFC, PRIDE and DREAM)
Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson (UFC)
Jorge Rivera (UFC)
Frank Trigg (UFC, PRIDE)
Mark Coleman (UFC, PRIDE)
Keith Jardine (Strikeforce)
Dan Severn (UFC, PRIDE, Cage Rage, WEC)
Marc Goddard (UFC Referee)
Gareth A Davies (The Daily Telegraph, ESPN)
Jon Chaimberg (Jackson’s MMA)
Kenny Johnson (BOLT Wrestling)
Martin De Jong (Golden Glory)
*Rashad Evans, Carlos Condit, and SergeiKharitonov will no longer be in attendance due to scheduling conflicts.

Tickets are available now from The Ticket Factory at http://bit.ly/xXUcfa or fromthe 24 hour ticket hotline on 0844 338 0338.

For the full event schedule and more information on The MMA Show Live, pleasego to www.themmashowlive.com.Fans can also follow The MMA Show Live on Twitter at www.twitter.com/themmashowliveand on Facebook at www.facebook.com/themmashowlive.

About The MMA Show Live:
The MMA Show Live is a bi-yearly interactive fan experience dedicated tomixed martial arts from around the World. Populating a second hall at the NECin Birmingham alongside The Martial Arts Show Live, The MMA Show Live consistsof five training areas where some of the biggest names in the business willhost special group training sessions, a huge stage & screen for Q&Asessions, an autograph zone where fans can meet their favorite fighters andexhibition stands where some of the biggest brands in MMA will be sellingmerchandise and much, much more.