Category Archives: Fight Club OC

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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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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Top Contender To Launch Comeback on June 1st Fight Club OC Show

Top Contender To Launch Comeback on June 1st Fight Club OC Show They say it’s never too late to start a comeback, and for lightweight contender Michael Farenas (41-5-4, 33KOs) the comeback starts Thursday, June 1st when he enters the ring for the first time in nearly two years. The seven round bout will take place on Roy Englebrecht’s FIGHT CLUB OC show in The Hangar at the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa, CA. Having fought some of the top jr. lightweights in the world over the past five years, which include Yuriorkis Gamboa, Jose Padraza, and Fernando Beltran to name a few, Farenas believes he still has some gas left in his tank. Michael Farenas against Yuriorkis Gamboa “It’s been a long journey to get back in the ring, but now that time has come,” said Michael Farenas. “I’m in great shape and...

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ALL FIGHTERS MAKE WEIGHT – SOME TIX LEFT FOR FIGHT CLUB OC

ALL FIGHTERS MAKE WEIGHT – SOME TIX LEFT FOR FIGHT CLUB OC FOR TICKETS TO TONIGHT’S SHOW PLEASE CALL (949) 760-3131 BOUT 7 – MMA JACOB ROSALES 155.5 VS JUSTIN JAYNES 156 3 X 5 ROUNDS BOUT 6 – BOXING SERGIO QUIROZ 122 VS CODY SESSIONS 122.4 4 ROUNDS BOUT 5 – MMA TOMMY AARON 145 VS ALEX ARREDONDO 145.5 3 X 5 ROUNDS BOUT 4 – BOXING GEORGE ACOSTA 135.4 VS GABRIEL SERRANO 136.8 4 ROUNDS BOUT 3 – BOXING RUSLAN MADIYEV 140 VS EVINCII DIXON 143 6 ROUNDS BOUT 2 – MMA MIKE HANSEN 127.8 VS ALBERT TAPIA 127.9 3 X 5 ROUNDS BOUT 1 – BOXING SERHII BOHACHUK 147 VS JONATHAN ACEVES 146.2 4 ROUNDS Roy Englebrecht Promotions, P.O. Box 10205, Newport Beach, CA 92658...

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Super Trainer Abel Sanchez Has Two Boxers on April 6 Fight Club OC Show

Super Trainer Abel Sanchez Has Two Boxers on April 6 Fight Club OC Show FOUR BOXING AND FOUR MMA BOUTS TOP APRIL 6th FIGHT CLUB OC SHOW RUSLAN MADIYEV SCORES ANOTHER WIN The Thursday, April 6th Fight Club OC show will be another opportunity for fans to see two outstanding boxing prospects that are being trained by super trainer Abel Sanchez. Fans in The Hangar at the OC Fair & Event Center will watch 8-0 lightweight Ruslan Madiyev and 3-0 welterweight Serhii Bohachuk in action, with both fighters trained by Sanchez, who also is the trainer for World Welterweight Champion undefeated Gennady Golovkin. Serhii Bohachuk vs Yasmani Pedroso on the recent GGG vs Jacobs undercard Add to this boxing line up 2-0 Sergio Quiroz and top prospect George Acosta in his pro debut and you have four solid pro boxing bouts. Above Jacob “Lil Badger”...

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Four MMA Bouts Top Fight Club OC Show April 6th

Four MMA Bouts Top Fight Club OC Show April 6th MMA Takes Over The Hangar April 6th With Four BIG MMA Bouts! Plus Four Outstanding Boxing Bouts! It will be a first for a Fight Club OC show on Thursday, April 6th as promoter Roy Englebrecht has scheduled four (4) pro Mixed Martial Arts bouts on the eight bout show. This will be the first time over the past seven seasons that Fight Club OC has seen more than two MMA bouts on a card. Headlining this MMA portion of the show at The Hangar in Costa Mesa, will be these GREAT matchups: La Habra’s Jacob Rosales 5-2 vs Las Vegas Justin Jaynes 10-3 Fullerton’s Mike Hansen 2-1 vs Huntington Beach’s Albert Tapia 5-5   LA’s Tommy Aaron 2-2 vs Murrieta’s Jordan Winski 7-1 Huntington Beach’s Gigi Chikadze 1-1 vs LA’s Eric Steans 4-6 Rosales having been on Bellator and Resurrection Fighting Alliance shows, Tapia has fought numerous times...

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Fight Club OC TIXS Now On Sale – Notre Dame FB Star In Main Event

Fight Club OC TIXS Now On Sale – Notre Dame FB Star In Main Event UNDEFEATED, WORLD RANKED  LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT FORMER NORTE DAME FOOTBALL STAR MIKE LEE   FACES 18-1 JUSTIN THOMAS IN FEATURED BOUT  Undefeated light heavyweight MIKE LEE, (18-0, 10 KO’s), faces JUSTIN THOMAS, (18-1, 7 KO’s) on Thursday, February 16 in the eight round featured fight at FIGHT CLUB OC In The Hangar at the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa, California. Lee is currently world ranked #12 by the World Boxing Organization (WBO) and #13 by the International Boxing Federation (IBF). Most recently Lee, a graduate of the Mendoza School of Business at the University of Notre Dame where he was a member of the Fighting Irish Football Team, won a dominant 10-round unanimous decision over Boston’s Chris Traietti on September 30, 2016 on the CBS Sports Network. With the victory...

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Fight Club OC 2017 Dates, Tix Prices The Same, Plus New Features

Fight Club OC 2017 Dates, Tix Prices The Same, Plus New Features 2017 Dates The Hangar, Costa Mesa Feb 16 – Apr 6 Jun 1 – Aug 24 Oct 12 – Dec 7 Opening Night of the 7th season of Fight Club OC shows is Thursday, February 16th in The Hangar at the OC Fair & Event Center and promoter Roy Englebrecht has a few new wrinkles set for this year! *How about no increase in ticket prices with all seats still only $60. *How about the new “FCOC Tattoo-Cam”. We’ll show some great artwork on some of our guests. (no Kiss-Cam video at Fight Club OC!) *How about pro boxing and pro mixed martial arts bouts once again on the same show. Fight Club OC was the first and is still the only regular hybrid show series in Southern California * How about the...

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Weigh-In Photos & Weights For Tonight’s Fight Club OC Event

Weigh-In Photos & Weights For Tonight’s Fight Club OC Event Tickets Still Available For Tonight’s Show Call (949) 760-3131 BOUT #6 – BOXING – 6 ROUNDS – WELTERWEIGHT 146.2 EMMANUEL MEDINA VS 146.9 JOANN VALENZUELA  BOUT # 5 – MMA – 3 X 3 ROUNDS – LIGHTWEIGHT 154 EMILAS JIMENEZ VS 153 VINCENT BORQUEZ BOUT # 4 – BOXING – 6 ROUNDS – FLYWEIGHT 111.8 CARLOS LICONA VS 112 YEZBER ROMERO BOUT # 3 – MMA – 3 X 3 – FEATHERWEIGHT 146.2 MICHAEL REDDEMANN VS 145.8 GEOFFREY MELLOR BOUT # 2 – BOXING – 4 ROUNDS – JR. LIGHTWEIGHT 128.4 GUADALUPE ARROYO VS 127.8 MAURICIO GOMEZ BOUT # 1 – BOXING – 8 ROUNDS – FEATHERWEIGHT 128 TUG NYAMBAYAR VS 125.4 GERMAN MERAZ STAY CONNECTED:...

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Daily Pilot Story Features Fight Club OC Success

Daily Pilot Story Features Fight Club OC Success This Story Appeared In Last Friday’s Daily Pilot Sports Section Dozens of matted, 8×10 color photographs come close to filling an entire wall in the entry way to Roy Englebrecht’s Fountain Valley office. The photos chronicle six years of Fight Club OC, the fight promoter’s hybrid boxing and mixed martial arts (MMA) show staged bimonthly in the Hangar at the OC Fair and Event Center in Costa Mesa: Bloodied boxers trading blows, MMA fighters contorted on the canvas, scantily clad ring-card girls, wide shots from inside the venue that capture a 40-foot wide video screen on the east side of the jam-packed Hangar and pictures of smiling fans, posing for group photos from their private VIP suites. In fact, to label Englebrecht as merely a fight promoter doesn’t do him justice, because this 71-year-old entrepreneur is selling...

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