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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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Fight Network to Live Broadcast ONE Championship: Dynasty of Heroes, M-1 Challenge 78, KSW 39: Colosseum, “Brave Warriors in Action” & UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira PRELIMS

Fight Network to Live Broadcast ONE Championship: Dynasty of Heroes, M-1 Challenge 78, KSW 39: Colosseum, “Brave Warriors in Action” & UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira PRELIMS For Immediate Release – May 25, 2017 Fight Network to Live Broadcast ONE Championship: Dynasty of Heroes,   M-1 Challenge 78, KSW 39: Colosseum, “Brave Warriors in Action” &  UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira PRELIMS TORONTO – Fight Network, the world’s premier 24/7 multi-platform channel dedicated to complete coverage of combat sports, presents a stacked weekend of live events, beginning on Friday morning, May 26, at 8:30 a.m. ET with ONE Championship: Dynasty of Heroes from Kallang, Singapore, co-headlined by a pair of championship clashes as undefeated women’s strawweight queen Angela Lee (7-0) defends against fellow unbeaten Brazilian contender Istela Nunes (6-0), while world-renowned American wrestlerBen Askren (15-0) risks his perfect record and ONE welterweight crown...

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Gameth gets the better of Leleco in Fight Week Championship in Cabo Frio

Gameth gets the better of Leleco in Fight Week Championship in Cabo Frio Media Relations – Fight Championship Week Credit of photos: Claudnei Dutra / Fight Sport Gameth gets the better of Leleco in Fight Week Championship in Cabo Frio The first edition of the FWC (Fight Week Championship) made the city of Cabo Frio, in Rio de Janeiro, boil on Saturday (20) and the Gymnasium Cabofriense Athletic Association was the stage show. With great duels, the event shook the city in the Lakes Region and the main attraction of the night, Pippa Gameth got the better of former UFC Leonardo Leleco by unanimous decision. The main duel of the night featured two experienced athletes and known on the national scene. On one side was Leonardo Leleco, who after a brief stint in the UFC, went into action in his second fight after leaving the...

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Final Fight Championship heading back to Austria this fall!

Final Fight Championship heading back to Austria this fall! Final Fight Championship heading back to Austria this fall! On October 21 Final Fight Championship returns to Austria for the fifth time for FFC 30 in Linz. FFC held its last event in Linz in September last year with three title bouts. Serbia’s best MMA fighter Darko Stoši? defeated legendary veteran Dion Staring via decision in the heavyweight main event. Former UFC fighter Filip ‘Nitro’ Peji? KO’ed Ahmed Vila in the main event of the kickboxing part of the show, while Holland’s Eyevan Danenberg defeated Shkodran Veseli. Top matches and excellent atmosphere at TipsArena made FFC come back to Linz for the third time and it seems that it might as well become a tradition. Despite the fact that the fight card has not been revealed yet, FFC already promised to top two previous events in...

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Urijah Faber (and more) in the Slammer TOMORROW 5/13

Urijah Faber (and more) in the Slammer TOMORROW 5/13 FIGHT TALK: eNews from the FCFF Quick Links   • Cascade Tickets Link • The FCFF Homepage • The FCFF’s Facebook         Options to Stream at  FloGrappling.com   Photo Gallery       Disclaimer All fights are subject to change without notice. SUG4 Superstars Weigh in During Rumble 92 on Saturday     Portland, OR – FCFF fight fans are getting a bonus on Saturday, May 13th at Rumble @ The Roseland 92. The main card of Submission Underground 4 will weigh in live during Rumble 92 just before the FCFF’s Welterweight Superfight and Heavyweight Championship bout.   Rumble ticket holders will see some verbal fireworks between Jake Shields and Dillon Danis. Their SUG4 match-up has been creating an enormous amount of buzz on social media.   “We’re going out there to take...

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ONE WEEK Until Rumble at the Roseland 92 (5/13)

ONE WEEK Until Rumble at the Roseland 92 (5/13) FIGHT TALK: eNews from the FCFF Quick Links   • Cascade Tickets Link • The FCFF Homepage • The FCFF’s Facebook         Options to Stream at  FloGrappling.com   Photo Gallery       Disclaimer All fights are subject to change without notice. Weigh ins on Friday, Fightson Saturday @ 7pm    Portland, OR – It’s “Fight Week” for the Full Contact Fighting Federation! On Friday, May 12th our fighters will weigh in at Bridge City Fight Shop at 7pm. On Saturday, May 13th the doors open at the Roseland theater at6pm, with fights beginning at 7pm in the 25-foot steel cage, known to fight fans as “The Slammer.”   The best place to purchase your tickets is at Bridge City Fight Shop – you get to skip the processing fee! You can upgrade...

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FIGHT WEEK CHAMPIONSHIP HOLDS FIRST EDITION IN CABO FRIO (RJ) WITH FORMER UFC IN THE MAIN FIGHT

FIGHT WEEK CHAMPIONSHIP HOLDS FIRST EDITION IN CABO FRIO (RJ) WITH FORMER UFC IN THE MAIN FIGHT Media Relations – Fight Championship Week Fight Week Championship held first edition in Singapore with former UFC fighter in the main event The city of Cabo Frio (RJ) is known for its beautiful beaches and natural beauty, but on May 20 (Saturday) is the MMA that will invade the city of the Lakes Region with the first edition of Fight Week Championship. With a high level of card, the event promises to shake up the Gymnasium Cabofriense Athletic Association, as of 20 hours. In the main fight of the night, former UFC Leonardo Leleco faces the experienced Edvaldo Gameth duel valid by dividing the light heavyweight (93kg). Leonardo Leleco is considered one of the greats of Brazilian MMA and after excel in national territory was hired by the...

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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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May 13: Two Belt Fights, MMA Superstars Urijah Faber and Jake Shields Weigh In

May 13: Two Belt Fights, MMA Superstars Urijah Faber and Jake Shields Weigh In FIGHT TALK: eNews from the FCFF Quick Links     • Cascade Tickets Link • The FCFF Homepage • The FCFF’s Facebook       Options to Stream at  FloGrappling.com   Photo Gallery       Disclaimer All fights are subject to change without notice. Superstars Weigh in During Rumble 92 on May 13th     Portland, OR – The FCFF is taking over the Roseland theater for the entire second weekend of May. Unbelievable names in MMA will be on-site during Rumble @ The Roseland 92 on Saturday, May 13th: Urijah Faber, Jake Shields, Nathan Orchards, and Dillon Danis.     The FCFF’s Main Event at Rumble @ The Roseland 92 features the long awaited return of the Heavyweight Division. The belt has been vacant and the FCFF’s former Heavyweight...

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The FCFF’s Rumble 92 **FIGHT CARD** for May 13th

The FCFF’s Rumble 92 **FIGHT CARD** for May 13th FIGHT TALK: eNews from the FCFF Quick Links     • Cascade Tickets Link • The FCFF Homepage • The FCFF’s Facebook         Options to Stream at  FloGrappling.com   Photo Gallery       Disclaimer All fights are subject to change without notice. Rumble 92 Undercard = Adrenaline Rush     Portland, OR – On Saturday, May 13th the FCFF is going to light-up the Roseland Theater for the 92nd installment of the “Rumble @ The Roseland” series. The FCFF has been nationally recognized as the premier venue to“Watch Champions Rise” in the Pacific Northwest. Countless FCFF’s Champions have gone onto lucrative and impressive professional MMA careers – some gaining international clout.   Rumble @ The Roseland 92 features a Heavyweight Championship Main Event, and a Welterweight (170lb) Superfight, along with an undercard...

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