The truth TV and British MMA star fights on a hometown present on Friday night time, wanting for one other KO win that would propel him into some excessive-profile clashes in 2018.
Chalmers needs a fight with UFC flop and WWE hero CM Punk – however there’s uncertainty over his contract state of affairs and future – or Child Slice, the son of naked-knuckle legend Kimbo.
Talking about Punk, the Toon hero stated: "Apparently he’s nonetheless contracted to UFC.
"It’ll be fascinating to see if he has one other fight early in the yr. If he doesn’t, I feel Bellator is perhaps trying to signal him. I'd love to try this fight later in the yr.
"Child Slice – Kimbo Slice’s son – I feel can be a hellish fight. He’s had three fights and I'll have had three. We're each fairly new to the sport this yr so it's one other fight that would make sense."
Opponent Donaldson, 36, is a heavy-items driver in South London by commerce and is making an enormous step up.
The veteran brawler accepted the fight on brief discover with out realising it will be on TV for hundreds of thousands of individuals to see – or figuring out how little he can be paid.
He stated: "Once I was requested to fight I wasn't informed it might be on TV!
"It's clearly higher. I'm completely happy it's going to be broadcast, however as to our finish of the deal, it's c**p.
"The deal I’ve now’s one hundred per cent garbage. You’d be shocked at it. If I advised you, you’d be in tears!
"I’m going to attempt to get extra money however I don’t need to lose the chance.
"Right here’s the factor: I’ve had about 4 fights in the final 5 months – one was a stoppage and one was a knockout – however I used to be uninterested in knocking individuals out so in the previous few fights I used to be engaged on my defence, not making an attempt to knock the man out.
"However they've seen that and have been wanting for somebody who couldn’t punch so onerous. And in these fights I wasn’t hitting arduous.
"They’re judging me based mostly on that. They don’t know I can hit so exhausting.
"I’m an aggressive fighter and I’m robust and I’m robust, so I’m going to go in there and let bombs off.
"I’m one hundred per cent going to shock him."
BAMMA 33: Scope Vs. Lebout will broadcast LIVE and FREE on ITV4 on Friday fifteenth December from 9.30pm