Category Archives: CFFC

ALLIANCE MMA ANNOUNCES TWO SOLD OUT EVENTS

ALLIANCE MMA ANNOUNCES TWO SOLD OUT EVENTS ALLIANCE MMA ANNOUNCES TWO SOLD OUT EVENTS CAGE FURY FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIPS AT BORGATA HOTEL CASINO AND SPA AND COMBAT GAMES AT TULALIP RESORT CASINO NEW YORK, NY – February 16, 2017 – Alliance MMA, Inc. (“Alliance MMA” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: AMMA), the largest group of regional mixed martial arts (MMA) sports promotions in the U.S., announced today that two of its promotions have sold out this week. Cage Fury Fighting Championships 63 will take place at Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa in Atlantic City on Saturday and Combat Games’ Supreme Showdown 2 will be held at the Tulalip Casino in Tulalip, Washington tomorrow.   Friday’s Combat Games’ show features a main event with two of the Northwest’s most talented heavyweights, as Jordan Currie takes on Thomas Hoeper. Special guest, former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto “The Dragon”...

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FIVE ALLIANCE MMA FIGHTS TO WATCH IN FEBRUARY

FIVE ALLIANCE MMA FIGHTS TO WATCH IN FEBRUARY FIVE ALLIANCE MMA FIGHTS TO WATCH IN FEBRUARY Top-Notch Events Highlighting Leading Athletes Taking Place Around The Country   NEW YORK, NY – February 7, 2017 – Alliance MMA, Inc. (“Alliance MMA” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: AMMA), a mixed martial arts (MMA) organization that promotes live professional MMA events in numerous major markets across the country, is promoting 5 upcoming fights across the country for the remainder of February, including HFC 32, IT Fight Series 71, Fight Time 35, COGA Supreme Showdown 2 and CFFC 63.   “February is already starting off to be a powerhouse month. At V3Fights 57 on February 4th, we saw Grady Hurley defeat Ben Brewer in the 185 lb. title fight via RNC in round #2,” said Robert Haydak, President of Alliance MMA. “The remaining events this month continue to not only...

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Devon Mathiesen in as new leader of CFFC

Devon Mathiesen in as new leader of CFFC In the ever evolving landscape that is the sport of MMA (Mixed Martial Arts), one thing remains a constant reality over time – change. Devon Mathiesen in as newleader of CFFC In the ever evolving landscape that is the sport of MMA (Mixed Martial Arts), one thing remains a constant reality over time – change. Today, change takes place at Cage Fury Fighting Championships (CFFC) as former Director of Fighter Relations Devon Mathiesen takes control of the company as its new General Manager. “Devon has done a tremendous job in her tenure thus far with CFFC. Since day one, she has made the treatment of our athletes a top priority.” CEO Robert Haydak kindly stated. “I have no doubt Devon will excel. Her work ethic is unmatched” he continued. At this time Haydak and Vice President Michael...

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Jonavin Webb Returns to CFFC This Saturday Night!

Jonavin Webb Returns to CFFC This Saturday Night! This Saturday, Webb has a shot at redemption when he takes on the undefeated Isaac Steele in the main event of Cage Fury Fighting Championships (CFFC) 60 live at the Borgata Jonavin Webb Returns to CFFC This Saturday Night! The last time we saw former CFFC welterweight champion, Jonavin Webb, compete was on the losing end of a decision in the UFC. This Saturday, Webb has a shot at redemption when he takes on the undefeated Isaac Steele in the main event of Cage Fury Fighting Championships (CFFC) 60 live at the Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa in Atlantic City, New Jersey. ” Jon has always been the constant professional when fighting under the CFFC banner,” stated CFFC CEO Robert Haydak Jr. “I know he’s disappointed… ...

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Regional Champion Returns at CFFC 60

Regional Champion Returns at CFFC 60 In his last two fights, Jon Delbrugge has won two different regional titles. In his next fight… Regional Champion Jon Delbrugge Returns at CFFC 60! In his last two fights, Jon Delbrugge has won two different regional titles. In his next fight at Cage Fury Fighting Championships (CFFC) 60, Delbrugge hopes to put himself in a position to add a third title to his resume when he takes on Mike Wilkins on Saturday August 6, 2016 at the Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa in Atlantic City, New Jersey in his CFFC return. “I’m coming back to CFFC for a reason,” stated Delbrugge. “Biggest reason is because it’s one of the nation’s top organizations that the UFC has their eyes on. It’s also a good opportunity to fight the exact style or opponent we are looking for. I’ve fought for CFFC in the past and I...

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CFFC Champion Moves Up a Weight Class for CFFC 60!

CFFC Champion Moves Up a Weight Class for CFFC 60! CFFC Champion Moves Up a Weight Class for CFFC 60! We’ve all heard the old played out saying, “fighters fight.” It gets tossed around on social media, forums, and conversation between matchmakers and managers. It is often said, but it is rarely done. This is one of the rarities. Fresh off his devastating first round knockout of Anthony Morrison to win the Cage Fury Fighting Championships’ (CFFC) featherweight title on July 9, 2016, Jared “Flash” Gordon, wants to go back to work less than a month later at CFFC 60 on August 6, 2016 at the Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa in Atlantic City, New Jersey. “I was expecting a real war with Morrison,” said the Astoria, Queens native. “He’s a real veteran of the game. I saw the high kick was there and I just went...

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CFFC Returns to the 2300 Arena with Two Titles on the Line This Saturday

CFFC Returns to the 2300 Arena with Two Titles on the Line This Saturday CFFC Returns to the 2300 Arena with Two Titles on the Line This Saturday On Saturday night, live from the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia, Cage Fury Fighting Championships (CFFC) returns with an action packed card including two title fights and a co-main event middleweight bout that fight fans have been asking for years! CFFC veterans Jared “Flash” Gordon will take on Philadelphia’s own Anthony “Cheesesteak” Morrison for the vacant CFFC featherweight title. In other title action, Emmanuel Walo will defend his CFFC welterweight title against the undefeated jiu-jitsu practitioner, De’Alonzio “DJ” Jackson. Not to be outdone by the title fights, the co-main event will consist of a middleweight war between Philadelphia’s Nah-Shon Burrell and Millville’s Timmy Williams. Although these two have been at the top of their game locally and on the biggest stage, the two...

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Jiu Jitsu star DJ Jackson to challenge for CFFC title

Jiu Jitsu star DJ Jackson to challenge for CFFC title Jiu Jitsu star DJ Jackson to challenge for CFFC title The high-level college wrestler and Team Lloyd Irvin Black Belt will face the hard hitting CFFC Champion Manny Walo on July 9th in Philadelphia, PA. Jackson, a accomplished Brazilian Jiu Jitsu champion is now 3-0 in MMA, coming off an impressive 1st round submission victory at Shogun Fights 14. Walo won the CFFC title this March, with a 5 round decision win over the tough Jeremiah Wells. Before that he knocked out Bellator vet Jason Norwood in the 3rd round during their halloween bout. Watch the official announcement video (Click to play) DJ JACKSON CHALLENGER Team Lloyd Irvin Camp Springs, MD College wrestling experience Jiu Jitsu Black Belt Multiple grappling titles 3-0 Pro MMA Record MANNY WALO CHAMPION ALL STAR BJJ / RENZO GRACIE Jersey City, NJ 5 Year Veteran National MMA experience...

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CFFC Begins Strategic Alliance with Party Poker New Jersey

CFFC Begins Strategic Alliance with Party Poker New Jersey Cage Fury Fighting Championships Begins Strategic Alliance with Party Poker New Jersey Atlantic City, NJ – May, 31 2016 – Cage Fury Fighting Championships is proud to announce our partnership with Party Poker New Jersey. One of the top regional mixed martial arts promotion in America has aligned itself with bwin.party digital entertainment, one of the top gaming brands of the industry. Daniel Rozzi, Executive Vice President of Riverside Partners Advertising, agency of record for CFFC said “this strategic alliance allows us to grow the fastest growing sport in the world and continue to increase the power of CFFC and Party Poker NJ, two of the top names in their respective industries”. The partnership, commencing in May of 2016, will feature Party Poker NJ as the exclusive gaming partner of Cage Fury Fighting Championships. “We are excited to...

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The Heavyweight Trilogy Completes Saturday at CFFC 58!

The Heavyweight Trilogy Completes Saturday at CFFC 58! The Heavyweight Trilogy Completes Saturday at CFFC 58! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Heavyweight Trilogy Completes Saturday at CFFC 58! The bad blood will come to an end this Saturday live from the Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa in Atlantic City, New Jersey when Azunna “Zu” Anyanwu takes on Plinio Cruz for a third time for the coveted Cage Fury Fighting Championship’s (CFFC) heavyweight crown. Along with this heavyweight title fight, nine other professional mixed ­martial ­arts bouts are scheduled to take place at CFFC 58… About Cage Fury Fighting Championships Cage Fury Fighting Championships () is a pioneer in bringing prominent and elite MMA talent to the East Coast. Since CFFC’s debut, past, and current champions have competed at the highest level. Before they were in the UFC, Jim and Dan Miller were both CFFC champions. That legacy remains the same today. Six...

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