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The Region’s Top Two Featherweight Pro Fighters Collide on July 22nd at Rumble 93

The Region’s Top Two Featherweight Pro Fighters Collide on July 22nd at Rumble 93 The Region’s Top Two Featherweight Pro Fighters Collide on July 22nd at Rumble 93  On Saturday, July 22nd the FCFF will blow-the-lid off the Roseland Theater in what could be the best line-up of mixed martial arts (MMA) fights in Portland in 2017. Rumble @ The Roseland 93 will feature a Featherweight Pro Fight, with the region’s top two 145-lbers: Cris “Sunshine” Williams and Dylan “The Bull” Atkinson. In addition, two FCFF champions will return to the 25-foot steel cage, known to fight fans as “The Slammer,” in the 125-pound and 135-pound divisions. Plus, two FCFF Superfights will take place at 145-pounds and 170-pounds. The undercard is brimming with talent and new arrivals on the MMA scene – including a female fight. General admission tickets begin at $29, with no processing...

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Rumble 93 is Bursting with Talent – Two Champs Return, Two Superfights and Pro Fight Main Event

Rumble 93 is Bursting with Talent – Two Champs Return, Two Superfights and Pro Fight Main Event FIGHT TALK: eNews from the FCFF Quick Links   • Cascade Tickets Link • The FCFF Homepage • The FCFF’s Facebook         Photo Gallery       Disclaimer All fights are subject to change without notice. FCFF Lights up the Slammer on July 22 at Rumble 93   The FCFF’s “Rumble @ The Roseland 93” event just got bigger – another FCFF Superfight has been added to the fight card. There will be two FCFF Championship Bouts, two FCFF Superfights and a smok’n Pro Fight between Cris “Sunshine” Williams and Dylan “The Bull” Atkinson.Tickets online at Cascade Tickets.   On Saturday, July 22nd the FCFF will welcome back two Champions: Isiaah Garza (Flyweight) and Abdul Kamara (Bantamweight) . The two FCFF Champions will face the Abalos...

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Alliance MMA Acquires Los Angeles Based Regional Promotion

Alliance MMA Acquires Los Angeles Based Regional Promotion ALLIANCE MMA DRIVES INTO THE GREATER LA MARKET IN STYLE ROY ENGLEBRECHT PROMOTIONS ADDS VAST MEDIA MARKET TO COMPANY’S MIX   NEW YORK, NY – June 15, 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 it has acquired the assets of Roy Englebrecht Promotions, California’s longest-running fight promotion company, for consideration consisting primarily of common stock, as well as a lesser cash component. Led by veteran promoter Roy Englebrecht, Roy Englebrecht Promotions currently promotes the “Fight Club OC” fight series at The Hangar on the grounds of the Orange County Fair & Event Center (http://www.fightcluboc.com/).  Now celebrating its seventh season, Fight Club OC is on a three-year sellout...

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7/22: Cris “Sunshine” Williams Returns to the Slammer as a Pro

7/22: Cris “Sunshine” Williams Returns to the Slammer as a Pro FIGHT TALK: eNews from the FCFF Quick Links   • Cascade Tickets Link • The FCFF Homepage • The FCFF’s Facebook         Options to Stream at  FloGrappling.com   Photo Gallery       Disclaimer All fights are subject to change without notice. FCFF Golden Boy Returns on July 22nd as a Pro     Portland, OR – On Saturday, July 22nd the FCFF’s “Golden Boy” Cris Williams, will return to the slammer as a Pro for an edge-of-your-seat Main Event at Rumble @ The Roseland 93. Williams was a two-time FCFF Champion, FCFF Fighter to Watch (2015), and FCFF Fighter of the Year (2016). Do not miss this opportunity to watch him rise and shine this summer. Tickets atCascade Tickets or Bridge City Fight Shop.   Cris “Sunshine” Williams has an...

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FFC lightweight champ Luka Jelcic: “I’m already one of the best fighters in my division”

FFC lightweight champ Luka Jelcic: “I’m already one of the best fighters in my division” FFC lightweight champ Luka Jelcic: “I’m already one of the best fighters in my division” Just a couple of years ago, if there was a discussion about Croatia’s talented MMA prospects, one just had to mention Luka Jel?i?. Most of MMA coaches, enthusiasts and fans believed that this young man from Zagreb suburbia is definitely going to be the one who will achieve something big on the fighting sports scene. Luka was extremely talented in every aspect of the game, he was technically superior in comparison to other young fighters and he was also very persistent in his plan to ink a deal with the UFC and become Croatia’s new MMA star.   But then in 2013 he lost to completely anonymous Laszlo Senyei from Hungary at the FFC event in...

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Six Boxing & Two MMA Bouts Set For Fight Club OC Show In One Week

Six Boxing & Two MMA Bouts Set For Fight Club OC Show In One Week 41-5 Michael Farenas knocks down Yuriorkis Gamboa Four solid pro boxing bouts and two very solid pro mixed martial arts bouts are set for next Thursday’s Fight Club OC show in The Hangar at the OC Fair & Event Center. The June 1st show will be highlighted by an eight-round featured bout starring lightweight contender 41-5 Michael Farenas. The Filipino who goes by the nickname “Hammer Fist” has been inactive for the past 16 months but now has moved to Los Angeles with a new trainer and management, and is ready to get back in the lightweight title picture. Farenas will face Mexicali’s tough Oscar Mora in this solid eight round bout. The June 1st Fight Club OC show will also feature the pro boxing debut of Irvine High School...

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Fight Network to Live Broadcast ONE Championship: Dynasty of Heroes, M-1 Challenge 78, KSW 39: Colosseum, “Brave Warriors in Action” & UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira PRELIMS

Fight Network to Live Broadcast ONE Championship: Dynasty of Heroes, M-1 Challenge 78, KSW 39: Colosseum, “Brave Warriors in Action” & UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira PRELIMS For Immediate Release – May 25, 2017 Fight Network to Live Broadcast ONE Championship: Dynasty of Heroes,   M-1 Challenge 78, KSW 39: Colosseum, “Brave Warriors in Action” &  UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira PRELIMS TORONTO – Fight Network, the world’s premier 24/7 multi-platform channel dedicated to complete coverage of combat sports, presents a stacked weekend of live events, beginning on Friday morning, May 26, at 8:30 a.m. ET with ONE Championship: Dynasty of Heroes from Kallang, Singapore, co-headlined by a pair of championship clashes as undefeated women’s strawweight queen Angela Lee (7-0) defends against fellow unbeaten Brazilian contender Istela Nunes (6-0), while world-renowned American wrestlerBen Askren (15-0) risks his perfect record and ONE welterweight crown...

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Gameth gets the better of Leleco in Fight Week Championship in Cabo Frio

Gameth gets the better of Leleco in Fight Week Championship in Cabo Frio Media Relations – Fight Championship Week Credit of photos: Claudnei Dutra / Fight Sport Gameth gets the better of Leleco in Fight Week Championship in Cabo Frio The first edition of the FWC (Fight Week Championship) made the city of Cabo Frio, in Rio de Janeiro, boil on Saturday (20) and the Gymnasium Cabofriense Athletic Association was the stage show. With great duels, the event shook the city in the Lakes Region and the main attraction of the night, Pippa Gameth got the better of former UFC Leonardo Leleco by unanimous decision. The main duel of the night featured two experienced athletes and known on the national scene. On one side was Leonardo Leleco, who after a brief stint in the UFC, went into action in his second fight after leaving the...

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Final Fight Championship heading back to Austria this fall!

Final Fight Championship heading back to Austria this fall! Final Fight Championship heading back to Austria this fall! On October 21 Final Fight Championship returns to Austria for the fifth time for FFC 30 in Linz. FFC held its last event in Linz in September last year with three title bouts. Serbia’s best MMA fighter Darko Stoši? defeated legendary veteran Dion Staring via decision in the heavyweight main event. Former UFC fighter Filip ‘Nitro’ Peji? KO’ed Ahmed Vila in the main event of the kickboxing part of the show, while Holland’s Eyevan Danenberg defeated Shkodran Veseli. Top matches and excellent atmosphere at TipsArena made FFC come back to Linz for the third time and it seems that it might as well become a tradition. Despite the fact that the fight card has not been revealed yet, FFC already promised to top two previous events in...

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Urijah Faber (and more) in the Slammer TOMORROW 5/13

Urijah Faber (and more) in the Slammer TOMORROW 5/13 FIGHT TALK: eNews from the FCFF Quick Links   • Cascade Tickets Link • The FCFF Homepage • The FCFF’s Facebook         Options to Stream at  FloGrappling.com   Photo Gallery       Disclaimer All fights are subject to change without notice. SUG4 Superstars Weigh in During Rumble 92 on Saturday     Portland, OR – FCFF fight fans are getting a bonus on Saturday, May 13th at Rumble @ The Roseland 92. The main card of Submission Underground 4 will weigh in live during Rumble 92 just before the FCFF’s Welterweight Superfight and Heavyweight Championship bout.   Rumble ticket holders will see some verbal fireworks between Jake Shields and Dillon Danis. Their SUG4 match-up has been creating an enormous amount of buzz on social media.   “We’re going out there to take...

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