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Fight Card for KOTC World Amateur Championships in Las Vegas

Fight Network Staff / October 5, 2013 - 6:02pm

Rancho Cucamonga, CA (October 4, 2013) KOTC is proud to announce the fighters and matchups of who will compete in Las Vegas for the World Amateur Championships at The Palms Casino Resort on Saturday, October 19th. The top five (5) fighters of the evening will receive professional fighting contracts totaling $250,000. The World Amateur Championships is a first of its kind event with fighters from all over the world competing for their chance to become a professional MMA fighter for King of the Cage. The event is sponsored by Lucas Oil and will be broadcast live on MavTV.

The LIVE broadcast will begin @ 6pm PST and the online voting for the champions will go on throughout the night, finishing up with the winners announced immediately after the last fight.

The event will be Broadcast Live on MavTV Channel 214 on DirecTV and 248 on Dish Network. Check with your local provider for the cable channel in your area.

KING OF THE CAGE
"WORLD AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIPS"
OCTOBER 19, 2013 - PALMS CASINO RESORT

DAVID HERNANDEZ (CA.)    145 LBS     TBA
TBA    155 LBS     RYAN DELA CRUZ (HI.)
SAM HESS (AZ.)    135 LBS     JAY BOLOS (HI.)
JJ TORRES (NV.)    170 LBS     ANTHONY MINJARES CA.)
DANIELLE TAYLOR (CA.)    115 LBS     SAMANTHA HESTER (CA.)
FRANK SCHUMAN (WI.)    170 LBS     JULIO CASILLAS (MN.)
SAAD UL-HASSAN (CA.)    155 LBS     AARON WILLIAMS (CA.)
MICAH ABREU (HA.)    155 LBS     LEOBARDO AGUIRRE (CA.)
TOLU AGUNBIADE (TX.)      155 LBS     JUSTIN SANDER (CANADA)
CHRISTOPHER PADILLA (CA.)    155 LBS     ENRIQUE GUERRA (MN.)
CHASE WHITE (MI.)    170 LBS     DANIEL CUISON (NV.)
JON LOFTIN (CA.)    185 LBS     THOMAS JACOBS (WA.)
DEVON SMITH (CANADA)    205 LBS     TBA
ALEX ROCKSTROM (WA.)    135 LBS     MARK COATES (ID.)
JIMMY JORDAN (MO.)    145 LBS     QUINTON COOPERIDER (OH.)
MATTHEW MCCRAY (NV.)    265 LBS     ANTHONY MCDONALD (OR.)
JASON POWELL (MO.)    145 LBS     SHANE O'REGAN (AZ.)
JUSTIN ROBINSON (TX.)    265 LBS     LOUIS HARVEY (AZ.)
LONNIE MORRISON (HI.)     135 LBS     JOSH CARTER (TN.)
BRENT JAMES (NM.)    135 LBS     CRISTOBAL DAVILA (NM.)

About King of the Cage

King of the Cage is a mixture of several different martial arts, which pits one person's martial arts style versus another. It is a full contact sport, which has slowly but surely made its way to the mainstream public and most importantly into our living rooms every day. Today, King of the Cage is available weekly to over 50 million homes in the United States on cable and satellite television and also airs in more than 60 countries worldwide which include Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Mongolia, Thailand, South Africa, and most of Europe to name a few.  After performing 400+ events of blood, sweat and tears, King of the Cage has proven to be an integral part 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 hundreds of shows throughout the world, including 17 of the United States and far-reaching countries such as: England, Singapore, South Africa, Canada, Japan, and Australia. King of the Cage has been a career staple for countless stars:  Forrest Griffin, Quinton Rampage Jackson, Rashad Evans, Krazy Horse, Keith Jardine, Mac Danzig, Urijah Faber, Joe Stevenson, and Diego Sanchez.  Sustainability is the key factor in any production; King of the Cage continues to operate because of a multitude of key factors with one of the most important being its allegiance to the fighters and the fans. King of the Cage is one of the founding fathers of not only a Sport but also a Lifestyle! http://www.kingofthecage.com

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