Category Archives: CFFC

Alliance MMA Propels Four Fighters to UFC’s New Contender Series

Alliance MMA Propels Four Fighters to UFC’s New Contender Series ALLIANCE MMA PROPELS FOUR FIGHTERS TO UFC’S NEW CONTENDER SERIES   SUCKERPUNCH ENTERTAINMENT & CAGE FURY FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIPS SEND TOP PROSPECTS TO THE BIG LEAGUES   NEW YORK, NY – June 22, 2017 – Alliance MMA, Inc. (“Alliance MMA” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: AMMA), a professional mixed martial arts (MMA) company that brings together the best regional productions to build the next generation of MMA champions, announced today that they are sending four prospects to the first weekend of “Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series on UFC Fight Pass”.   On July 11, Cage Fury Fighting Championships heavyweight titleholder Zu Anyanwu, and SuckerPunch athletes Kurt Holobaugh, Boston Salmon and Manny Vasquez will all compete at the UFC training facility in Las Vega, for a chance to make it into the Ultimate Fighting Championship organization.  ...

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Alliance MMA Hosts First Fight in Philadelphia in 2017

Alliance MMA Hosts First Fight in Philadelphia in 2017 ALLIANCE MMA HOSTS FIRST FIGHT IN PHILADELPHIA IN 2017 Local Philadelphia Fighters are Given the Opportunity to Shine at CFFC 65   NEW YORK, NY – May 2, 2017 – Alliance MMA, Inc. (“Alliance MMA” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: AMMA),  a professional mixed martial arts (MMA) company that brings together the best regional productions building the next generation of MMA champions, is promoting Cage Fury Fighting Championships (CFFC) 65 at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia on Saturday, May 20th.   “CFFC returns to the city of Brotherly Love after a successful San Diego event in March,” said Robert Haydak, President of Alliance MMA. “We are looking forward to CFFC 65 because this event provides local fighters with the best opportunities to develop their skills and advance to the next level of competition.”   CFFC 65 features...

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ALLIANCE MMA BRINGS WORLD CLASS MMA BACK TO SAN DIEGO

ALLIANCE MMA BRINGS WORLD CLASS MMA BACK TO SAN DIEGO ALLIANCE MMA BRINGS WORLD CLASS MMA BACK TO SAN DIEGO RENOWNED COACH & INDUSTRY LUMINARY ERIC DEL FIERRO TO MANAGE EVENT     NEW YORK, NY – March 9, 2017 – Alliance MMA, Inc. (“Alliance MMA” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: AMMA), the largest group of regional mixed martial arts (MMA) sports organizations in the U.S., announced today the return of professional MMA to San Diego, California. The Alliance MMA promotion Cage Fury Fighting Championships (CFFC) will hold their 64th event at The Observatory North Park on Saturday March 25th.   “We are particularly excited to announce San Diego as the venue for CFFC 64 in that it represents a critical next step in our stated effort to create and sustain a continuous presence in each of the top 20 domestic media markets,” said Paul Danner,...

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Four Alliance MMA Fights to Watch in March

Four Alliance MMA Fights to Watch in March FOUR ALLIANCE MMA FIGHTS TO WATCH IN MARCH MMA VETERAN ERIC DEL FIERRO MANAGING FIRST SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA PROMOTION     NEW YORK, NY – February 24, 2017 – Alliance MMA, Inc. (“Alliance MMA” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: AMMA), the largest group of regional mixed martial arts (MMA) sports organizations in the U.S., is promoting four upcoming fights in March including V3Fights 58, Combat Games 54: Rumble on the Ridge, IT Fight Series 72 and Cage Fury Fighting Champions (CFFC) 64.   “February was an exciting month for Alliance MMA,” said Robert Haydak, President of Alliance MMA. “Dana White attended CFFC 63 to film ‘Dana White: Lookin’ for a Fight’ and we had 3 sold out fights including HFC 32, Combat Games Supreme Showdown 2 and CFFC 63. In March we have four fights scheduled across the country,...

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ALLIANCE MMA ANNOUNCES TWO SOLD OUT EVENTS

ALLIANCE MMA ANNOUNCES TWO SOLD OUT EVENTS ALLIANCE MMA ANNOUNCES TWO SOLD OUT EVENTS CAGE FURY FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIPS AT BORGATA HOTEL CASINO AND SPA AND COMBAT GAMES AT TULALIP RESORT CASINO NEW YORK, NY – February 16, 2017 – Alliance MMA, Inc. (“Alliance MMA” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: AMMA), the largest group of regional mixed martial arts (MMA) sports promotions in the U.S., announced today that two of its promotions have sold out this week. Cage Fury Fighting Championships 63 will take place at Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa in Atlantic City on Saturday and Combat Games’ Supreme Showdown 2 will be held at the Tulalip Casino in Tulalip, Washington tomorrow.   Friday’s Combat Games’ show features a main event with two of the Northwest’s most talented heavyweights, as Jordan Currie takes on Thomas Hoeper. Special guest, former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto “The Dragon”...

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FIVE ALLIANCE MMA FIGHTS TO WATCH IN FEBRUARY

FIVE ALLIANCE MMA FIGHTS TO WATCH IN FEBRUARY FIVE ALLIANCE MMA FIGHTS TO WATCH IN FEBRUARY Top-Notch Events Highlighting Leading Athletes Taking Place Around The Country   NEW YORK, NY – February 7, 2017 – Alliance MMA, Inc. (“Alliance MMA” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: AMMA), a mixed martial arts (MMA) organization that promotes live professional MMA events in numerous major markets across the country, is promoting 5 upcoming fights across the country for the remainder of February, including HFC 32, IT Fight Series 71, Fight Time 35, COGA Supreme Showdown 2 and CFFC 63.   “February is already starting off to be a powerhouse month. At V3Fights 57 on February 4th, we saw Grady Hurley defeat Ben Brewer in the 185 lb. title fight via RNC in round #2,” said Robert Haydak, President of Alliance MMA. “The remaining events this month continue to not only...

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Devon Mathiesen in as new leader of CFFC

Devon Mathiesen in as new leader of CFFC In the ever evolving landscape that is the sport of MMA (Mixed Martial Arts), one thing remains a constant reality over time – change. Devon Mathiesen in as newleader of CFFC In the ever evolving landscape that is the sport of MMA (Mixed Martial Arts), one thing remains a constant reality over time – change. Today, change takes place at Cage Fury Fighting Championships (CFFC) as former Director of Fighter Relations Devon Mathiesen takes control of the company as its new General Manager. “Devon has done a tremendous job in her tenure thus far with CFFC. Since day one, she has made the treatment of our athletes a top priority.” CEO Robert Haydak kindly stated. “I have no doubt Devon will excel. Her work ethic is unmatched” he continued. At this time Haydak and Vice President Michael...

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Jonavin Webb Returns to CFFC This Saturday Night!

Jonavin Webb Returns to CFFC This Saturday Night! This Saturday, Webb has a shot at redemption when he takes on the undefeated Isaac Steele in the main event of Cage Fury Fighting Championships (CFFC) 60 live at the Borgata Jonavin Webb Returns to CFFC This Saturday Night! The last time we saw former CFFC welterweight champion, Jonavin Webb, compete was on the losing end of a decision in the UFC. This Saturday, Webb has a shot at redemption when he takes on the undefeated Isaac Steele in the main event of Cage Fury Fighting Championships (CFFC) 60 live at the Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa in Atlantic City, New Jersey. ” Jon has always been the constant professional when fighting under the CFFC banner,” stated CFFC CEO Robert Haydak Jr. “I know he’s disappointed… ...

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Regional Champion Returns at CFFC 60

Regional Champion Returns at CFFC 60 In his last two fights, Jon Delbrugge has won two different regional titles. In his next fight… Regional Champion Jon Delbrugge Returns at CFFC 60! In his last two fights, Jon Delbrugge has won two different regional titles. In his next fight at Cage Fury Fighting Championships (CFFC) 60, Delbrugge hopes to put himself in a position to add a third title to his resume when he takes on Mike Wilkins on Saturday August 6, 2016 at the Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa in Atlantic City, New Jersey in his CFFC return. “I’m coming back to CFFC for a reason,” stated Delbrugge. “Biggest reason is because it’s one of the nation’s top organizations that the UFC has their eyes on. It’s also a good opportunity to fight the exact style or opponent we are looking for. I’ve fought for CFFC in the past and I...

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CFFC Champion Moves Up a Weight Class for CFFC 60!

CFFC Champion Moves Up a Weight Class for CFFC 60! CFFC Champion Moves Up a Weight Class for CFFC 60! We’ve all heard the old played out saying, “fighters fight.” It gets tossed around on social media, forums, and conversation between matchmakers and managers. It is often said, but it is rarely done. This is one of the rarities. Fresh off his devastating first round knockout of Anthony Morrison to win the Cage Fury Fighting Championships’ (CFFC) featherweight title on July 9, 2016, Jared “Flash” Gordon, wants to go back to work less than a month later at CFFC 60 on August 6, 2016 at the Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa in Atlantic City, New Jersey. “I was expecting a real war with Morrison,” said the Astoria, Queens native. “He’s a real veteran of the game. I saw the high kick was there and I just went...

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