King of the Cage Signs Agreement with Eldorado Resorts
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA. (November 29, 2016) – King of the Cage, the leader in casino mixed martial arts entertainment, is proud to announce that they have signed an agreement with Eldorado Resorts to bring MMA events to Reno, Nevada in 2017. Three of the events will be held at The Silver Legacy Resort & Casino on February 11, May 20 and August 26. On December 9, the World Amateur Championships 4 will be held at the Reno Event Center and broadcast live on MAVTV (214 DIRECTV, 810 Verizon FiOS).
"We are thrilled to be returning to Reno and working with Eldorado Resorts,” stated Terry Trebilcock, founder and president of King of the Cage. Each of our previous shows in Reno have been a huge success with sell-out crowds. We are planning exciting shows next year and looking forward to working with great team at Eldorado Resorts.”
About Eldorado Resorts, Inc.
Eldorado Resorts is a casino entertainment company that owns and operates seven properties in five states, including the Eldorado Resort Casino, the Silver Legacy Resort Casino and Circus Circus Resort Casino in Reno, NV; the Eldorado Resort Casino in Shreveport, LA; Scioto Downs Racino in Columbus, OH; Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort in Chester, WV; and Presque Isle Downs & Casino in Erie, PA. For more information, please visit www.eldoradoresorts.com.
The Company recently announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISLE) for total consideration of $1.7 billion. Upon completion of the transaction, expected to occur in the second quarter of 2017, Eldorado will add 12 additional properties to its portfolio taking into account announced divestitures.