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Wolfslair gym baring its teeth in MMA world

When English fight fans Anthony McGann and Lee Gwynn built the Wolfslair MMA Academy in 2004, they had no idea their facility would become home to some of the U.K.'s best fighters. Sherdog takes a look inside Wolfslair.

Originally Published: April 30, 2008
By Paul Concannon | Sherdog.com

In 2004, mixed martial arts was a fledgling sport in the United Kingdom.

But for Liverpool fight fans Anthony McGann and Lee Gwynn, that was when a mutual interest in MMA, boxing and submission wrestling crystallized into a vision of a dedicated, world-class facility in their hometown: the Wolfslair MMA Academy.

Fast-forward to 2008, and the flourishing gym is perhaps England's premier residence for high-level mixed martial artists. It is home to UFC fighters such as Michael Bisping, ...

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