Category Archives: Minnesota MMA News

Tim Elliott vs Louis Smolka is set for UFC in Kansas City on April 15!

Tim Elliott vs Louis Smolka is set for UFC in Kansas City on April 15! The UFC is finally making it’s way to the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri! On Saturday, April 15th local fighter and The Ultimate Fighter 24 winner Tim Elliott (13-7) will be stepping in the Octagon against Louis Smolka (11-3). Tim Elliott just went 5 rounds with UFC Flyweight champion Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson and is looking to rebound with a big win at home! Tim Elliott is a true entertainer and puts on a show in every single fight. He proved during his stint on TUF 24 that he belongs in the UFC with the best in the World.  ...

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King of the Cage Industrial Strength – November 22nd Black Bear Casino Resort Carlton, Minnesota

King of the Cage Industrial Strength – November 22nd Black Bear Casino Resort Carlton, Minnesota On Saturday, November 22, 2014, King of the Cage, one of the world’s premier organizations for Mixed Martial Arts, returns to Black Bear Casino Resort in Carlton, Minnesota for a epic evening of MMA action…..”Industrial Strength,” which will be broadcast Live to a Nationally Televised audience on MAVTV, owned by Lucas Oil. The main event for the 160 lb. Junior Welterweight Title will feature current champion Josh “El Rey” Aveles from Ontario, California against Nathan Schut from Plymouth, Minnesota (Alliance BJJ & Performance Compound). Aveles is one of the prominent and exciting fighters in the sport today. Aveles has won his last 9 of eleven 11 fights and Schut boasts a record of 17-5. Other Featured Bouts will include: Heavyweight 265 lbs – Nick Gaston from Columbus, Ohio (Ronin MMA) vs....

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