King of the Cage Announces Main Fight Card for SugarHouse Casino in Philadelphia on October 28

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King of the Cage Announces Main Fight Card for SugarHouse Casino in Philadelphia on October 28

posterRANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA. (September 6, 2017) – King of the Cage returns to SugarHouse Casino in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Saturday, October 28, 2017 with a nationally broadcast event headlined by a World Title Fight featuring current Light Heavyweight ChampionJason Butcher defending his belt againstJesse Murray. The co-main event is an anticipated match in the Women’s Atomweight Division between Bi Nguyenvs. Lindsey VanZandt and the featured fight will be Chris Humes-Mitchell vs.Ryan Cafaro in a Bantamweight Division showdown.

Main Event – KOTC Light Heavyweight World Title 205 lbs.
Current Champion Jason Butcher (10-2), Huntington, WV. vs. Jesse “Hollywood” Murray (7-1), Toledo, Ohio (PRO Am Fitness and Strong Style). Butcher in his last bout defended his belt with a first-round KO. Murray has won his last three fights including a first-round knockout in only 9 seconds over #1 ranked Chad Herrick.

Co-Main Event -  Women’s Atomweight 105 lbs.
Bi “Killher Bee” Nguyen, (3-1) Houston, TX. vs. Lindsey “Damsel” VanZandt (1-0), Wappingers Falls, NY. Nguyen is one of the top ranked fighters in the Atomweight division and one of the rising stars in MMA. VanZandt won her professional debut at SugarHouse Casino in July with a second round KO.

Featured Event - Bantamweight 145 lbs.
Chris “No Brotherly Love” Humes-Mitchell (3-0), Philadelphia, PA. vs. Ryan Cafaro, (4-2), Cherry Hill, New Jersey. Both local fighters are top ranked and have won all their bouts impressively.

***Fight Card Subject to Change***

This event will be broadcast in over 50 million U.S. households on MAVTV. MAVTV is currently available on DIRECTV (channel 214), Verizon FiOS (channel 810), Comcast, Google Fiber, Time Warner Cable, Charter and hundreds of regional distributors.

Doors open at 6:00 pm. and fights start at 7:00 pm. Reserve seating and Ringside tickets on sale soon. For more information please visit www.sugarhousecasino.com or call 877-477-3715.  

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About King of the Cage

After performing over 500 events since its inception in 1998, King of the Cage has proven to be a leader in the evolution of Mixed Martial Arts. No other production has promoted more fights than King of the Cage. KOTC has and continues to promote shows globally, including the United States and foreign countries such as: England, Singapore, South Africa, Canada, Japan, Australia and Philippines.

King of the Cage is available weekly to over 50 million homes in the United States on cable and satellite television on MAVTV, owned by Lucas Oil and also airs in more than 50 countries worldwide.

King of the Cage has been a career staple for countless stars including Ronda Rousey, Forrest Griffin, Quinton Rampage Jackson, Daniel Cormier, TJ Dillishaw, Demetrious Johnson, Robbie Lawler, Rory MacDonald, Rashad Evans, Krazy Horse, Keith Jardine, Mac Danzig, Urijah Faber, Joe Stevenson, and Diego Sanchez.

King of the Cage recently secured a broadcast deal with the UFC, allowing FIGHTPASS to broadcast all events internationally. They also have the rights domestically one year after each event and the initial airings on MAVTV.

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