Category Archives: Missouri MMA News

BELLATOR 171 is stacked with homegrown talent from Kansas/Missouri!

BELLATOR 171 is stacked with homegrown talent from Kansas/Missouri! BELLATOR 171 is stacked with homegrown talent from Kansas/Missouri! A catchweight bout pitting Melvin Guillard (32-16-2, 3 NC) against Chidi Njokuani (16-4, 1 NC) will serve as the main event of Bellator 171 at the Kansas Star Arena on Jan. 27. The rest of the fight card will feature several veterans and newcomers who have made a name for themselves fighting on local promotions like Kansas City Fighting Alliance, BlacKOut Fighting Championships, Walkout FC, Evolution Fighting Championships, Shamrock FC, and Blue Corner. All these fighters have proven themselves on the Regional scene and now they are getting the opportunity to showcase their skills in front of the World. “The King of Kansas” David Rickels (17-4, 2 NC), who will meet Aaron Derrow (14-8) is a fight that has local fight fans buzzing. Rickels is a fan favorite at the...

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Megan Anderson vs. Charmaine Tweet Elevated To Interim Featherweight Title Fight

Megan Anderson vs. Charmaine Tweet Elevated To Interim Featherweight Title Fight  Megan Anderson vs. Charmaine Tweet Elevated To Interim Featherweight Title Fight A title will be on the line at Invicta Fighting Championships 21. The previously announced main event between Megan Anderson (7-2) and Charmaine Tweet (9-5) will now be a five-round affair for the interim featherweight championship. The fight will mark Anderson’s first chance at Invicta gold. The Australian, who now resides in Kansas City, enters the match-up having won three straight fights. The streak, which includes back-to-back, first-round knockout victories over Peggy Morgan and Amanda Bell, earned the 26-year-old the 2016 Invicta FC Fan Choice Awards for “Fighter of the Year” and “Knockout of the Year.” A former title challenger, Canada’s Tweet returned to the promotion in May, delivering her own “Knockout of the Year” contender with a first-round finish of Latoya Walker via...

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‘SWEET BABY’ RAY ALLARD MAKES PRO DEBUT @FIGHT HARD MMA

‘SWEET BABY’ RAY ALLARD MAKES PRO DEBUT @FIGHT HARD MMA ‘SWEET BABY’ RAY ALLARD MAKES PRO DEBUT @FIGHT HARD MMA ‘Sweet Baby’ Ray Allard will start the 2017 season making his Professional Debut for Fight Hard MMA at the Family Arena in St. Charles, Mo. on January 7. Allard prides himself in taking the toughest fights out there & this will no doubt be the toughest to date. Allard will toe the line vs Charles Johnson (1-0), who has also had an impressive amateur career & Fight Hard veteran. No doubt in my mind these two warriors are gonna give the Fight Hard fans what they come to see in this Flyweight bout. Allard started fighting when he was 16 yrs old. Now at the age of 25, Allard has over 50+ amateur fights, with an astonishing record of 45-11-1 & never a given. A...

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Tamikka Brents vs Sarah Patterson will headline Gateway Fighting Series: “Destiny” for the Women’s Lightweight title on March 3rd

Tamikka Brents vs Sarah Patterson will headline Gateway Fighting Series: “Destiny” for the Women’s Lightweight title on March 3rd Tamikka “Boom Boom” Brents and Sarah Patterson will face off for the Professional Women’s Lightweight title on March 3rd in the MAIN EVENT at Gateway Fighting Series: Destiny!  Invicta FC veteran Tamikka Brents has been out of action for 2 years recovering from injuries and now that she is healthy, her plan is to start 2017 off with a huge win. MMAMadhouse asked Brents if she was excited about the fight and here’s what she said… “I’m not excited…I’m ecstatic!! I’m ready to be back where I belong, in the cage showing the World I’m the absolute best! The fans should expect a main event worthy fight. Two badass women going at it. I know she’s ready and I’m ready and I can’t wait to put on...

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Quartus “CoolBreeze” Stitt faces off with Kyle Kurtz on March 3rd at Gateway Fighting Series “Destiny”

Quartus “CoolBreeze” Stitt faces off with Kyle Kurtz on March 3rd at Gateway Fighting Series “Destiny” Quartus “CoolBreeze” Stitt will be facing off with Kyle “Hurtz” Kurtz on Friday, March 3rd at the Heart of St. Charles Ballroom in St. Charles, Missouri. Stitt is a seasoned veteran that takes on any opponent put in front of him and is looking to get back in the win column with a victory over local fighter Kyle Kurtz. Kyle “Hurtz” Kurtz turned pro in 2015 and has an impressive record of 7-3 with notable wins over UFC veteran Adam Cella and Bellator vet Steve Mann. Both fighters will be looking to start 2017 off with a huge victory so fight fans will not want to miss it. Get your tickets at Cagetix.com...

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Joey Scanlan faces off with Andrew Kimzey (1-0) at WalkoutFC 5: “Victory” on February 11th

Joey Scanlan faces off with Andrew Kimzey (1-0) at WalkoutFC 5: “Victory” on February 11th Joey Scanlan makes his professional debut at WalkoutFC 5: “Victory” on February 11th Joey Scanlan has been on a roll on the amateur scene in the Midwest; collecting several amateur titles all over Missouri and Kansas. Scanlan has decided that his next venture to the cage will be as a professional at WalkoutFC 5: “Victory”on Saturday, February 11th. He will be facing off with Andrew Kimzey (1-0) in a match up that will be pure excitement from the opening bell. Get your tickets at WalkoutFC.com and stay tuned for more announcements!...

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Missouri’s Top amateur Light Heavyweights face-off at KCFA: “Seasons Beatings” on December 9th

Missouri’s Top amateur Light Heavyweights face-off at KCFA: “Seasons Beatings” on December 9th Missouri’s Top amateur Light Heavyweights face-off at KCFA: “Seasons Beatings” on December 9th The top amateur Light Heavyweights in Missouri will be facing off at Kansas City Fighting Alliance “Seasons Beatings” on December 9th in Independence, Missouri. Antonio Martinez (8-0) trains with Glory MMA & Fitness in Lees Summit, Missouri and is unbeaten in the cage. He is looking to test himself one more time before he decides to move into the professional ranks. Martinez has finished 7 opponents with his vicious striking and plans to continue his run against Toma Walton. Toma Walton trains with Capital City Combatives in Jefferson City, Missouri. He holds an impressive 8-3 record and has yet to see the judges scorecards. Walton is ready to take on his toughest opponent yet and prove to everyone that...

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Miles”The Warrior”Mcdonald will be back in action at RFA: Resurrection Fighting Alliance 46

Miles”The Warrior”Mcdonald will be back in action at RFA: Resurrection Fighting Alliance 46 Miles”The Warrior”Mcdonald will be back in action at RFA: Resurrection Fighting Alliance 46 Miles”The Warrior”Mcdonald (2-1) will be back in action on December 9th in Branson, Missouri at RFA: Resurrection Fighting Alliance 46 and will be facing off with Federico Olivera (2-2)!!!!. Miles “The Warrior” McDonald is a future star in the strawweight division. He has fought the best strawweights and flyweights in the Midwest on his journey as a Mixed Martial Arts fighter and is ranked among the best strawweights in the World. In his last outing at Bellator 138 he faced off with an opponent with much more experience and came out with a huge submission win. We are excited to see Miles McDonald back in the cage after taking a year away from the sport. Get your tickets at www.cagetix.com/RFA...

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ShoFIGHT: POWDERKEG Results

ShoFIGHT: POWDERKEG Results  SF: Facebook | Twitter | Official Site Hr Baker will be reporting live from ShoFIGHT: Powderkeg for Team MMAmadhouse  ShoFIGHT: POWDERKEG MAIN EVENT – NANTUCKET RESORTS WW- Bradley Toth Vs Steven Minski – MMA – Toth defs Minski via Kimora/1sr Rd/@42 CO MAIN – EAGLE EYE AUTOMOTIVE WW – SFK1 CHAMPIONSHIP Matt Rosa Vs Tyler Schmidt – Rosa defs Schmidt via Unanimous Decision  New SFK1 WW Champion LW – MMA – Quentin Davidson Vs David McKenzie – Davidson defs McKenzie via RearNakedChoke/1st Rd/2:41 FW – SFK1 Michael Zieman Vs Justin Yacko – Yacko defs Zieman via Unanimous Decision LW – MMA Dustin Thomas Vs Brad Aaron – Thomas defs Aaron via KO/1st Rd/@:50 Hvwt – SFK1 Sheriff Williams Vs Mario Moreno – Williams defs Moreno via Unanimous Decision FW – MMA Austin Davis Vs Charley Richardson – Davis defs Richardson via Guillotine Choke/1st Rd/@:33 Lt Hvwt – MMA Jason Shackelford Vs Dylan Kennedy  – Kennedy No...

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WALKOUT FC Invades the historic Memorial Hall in Joplin, Missouri.

WALKOUT FC Invades the historic Memorial Hall in Joplin, Missouri. After three straight sold out shows in Independence, Kansas to begin the year; WalkoutFC will need a little more room. The promotion settled on the spacious 2,000 plus seat Memorial Hall on October 15th for their next show. With the looks of the card so far, the fights look to be as big as the arena. This fight card will boast 16 fights, 5 title fights, 4 women’s MMA fights and all the well matched, high intensity action WFC fans have come to love. Check out the featured fights and stay tuned for more huge news… WFC 185lb TITLE Joplin Brotherhood’s own Joseph Carriker (5-0) will be putting his title on the line. Carriker is the winner of two straight post fight awards with WFC (KO of the Night vs Ecret, Fight of the Night...

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