Category Archives: Prestige FC

Prestige FC 2 Fight Night Results

Prestige FC 2 Fight Night Results ‘Nyquil’ Rhoads puts Southern to sleep to win Prestige FC featherweight title Prestige FC (Prestige Fight Club MMA) crowned its first two champions on Saturday night in a pair of action-packed bouts before a raucous full-house crowd at inside the George Reed Auditorium at The Orr Centre in Regina, Saskatchewan. Nick “Nyquil” Rhoads (9-2) capped Prestige FC 2: Queen City Coronation SUBWAY® Restaurants and 104.9 The Wolf in a terrifically wild main event as he claimed the featherweight title by notching a technical submission victory over Kurt “The Hurt” Southern (14-7). The Tucson, Arizona, product rendered the fan favorite unconscious in the middle of the cage with a D’Arce choke at 49 seconds of Round 3. The two engaged in an all-out slugfest right from get-go with Southern coming away from one exchange with a cut under his left...

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Prestige FC 2: Queen City Coronation March 12th at The Orr Centre

Prestige FC 2:  Queen City Coronation March 12th at The Orr Centre Prestige FC 2: Queen City Coronation Two title fights plus stacked lineup with local talent set to go March 12th at The Orr Centre Prestige FC (Prestige Fight Club MMA), Canada’s hottest mixed martial arts promotion, invites the media to Prestige FC 2: Queen City Coronation presented by SUBWAY® Restaurants and 104.9 The Wolf. Prestige FC 2 is topped by title fights in the men’s and women’s featherweight divisions with five more exciting bouts rounding out the main card. Prestige FC Featherweight Title – Kurt “The Hurt” Southern vs. Nick “Nyquil” Rhoads Southern (14-6) made his debut in the 145-pound division at Prestige FC 1 and scored a first-round submission win over Daniel Swain. With that victory, the Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, product became the #1-ranked Canadian in the featherweight ranks and into the world’s...

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Prestige FC announces Zahabi vs Oliveira added to March 12th card

Prestige FC announces Zahabi vs Oliveira added to March 12th card Zahabi vs. Oliveira bolsters Prestige FC 2 lineup Just when it seemed the roster of fighters could not get any better, Prestige FC has added another high-profile bout to its lineup for Prestige FC 2: Queen City Coronation presented by SUBWAY® Restaurants and 104.9 The Wolf. Two white-hot prospects will collide in a bantamweight showdown as Tristar product Aiemann Zahabi (5-0) looks to keep his undefeated record intact against upset-minded Kyle Oliveira (3-1). Their bout further deepens an already stacked main card that takes place on Saturday, March 12th at the George Reed Auditorium inside The Orr Centre in Regina, Saskatchewan. The event also airs live on The Fight Network as well as on Access 7 in Saskatchewan. Zahabi is developing into an elite-level fighter under the tutelage of his older brother and head...

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Prestige FC adds second title fight to March 12th event

Prestige FC adds second title fight to March 12th event Tweet vs. Miele title fight added to Prestige FC 2 lineup Queen City Coronation will crown rulers of featherweight divisions Prestige FC has added to its already stacked lineup for Prestige FC 2: Queen City Coronation with a second title fight that will crown the queen of its featherweight division. Hometown fan favorite Charmaine “Not So Sweet” Tweet (7-5) will vie for the title against Jessy “The Widowmaker” Miele (5-2) as Prestige FC hands out its first two titles. The other title fight will declare the king of the featherweight division as Kurt “The Hurt” Southern squares off against Nick “Nyquil” Rhoads (all bouts pending ACS approval). Prestige FC 2: Queen City Coronation presented by 104.9 The Wolf takes place on Saturday, March 12th, at the George Reed Auditorium inside The Orr Centre in Regina,...

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Prestige FC announces Demarce vs Lorenz for March 12th in Regina

Prestige FC announces Demarce vs Lorenz for March 12th in Regina Lorenz vs. Demarce on collision course for Prestige FC 2 Prestige FC is extremely excited to announce the signing of what is surely to be the biggest and most anticipated grudge match in all of Canada for 2016. After two years of bad blood, the boiling part has been reach and bitter rivals will finally clash as Adam Lorenz squares off against Curtis “The Demon” Demarce. The featherweight collision will be a prominent bout featured on the Prestige FC 2: Queen City Coronation card presented by 104.9 The Wolf slated for Saturday, March 12th at The Orr Centre in Regina, Saskatchewan. The lineup is topped with Lorenz’s teammate Kurt “The Hurt” Southern vying for the Prestige FC featherweight title against Nick “Nyquil” Rhoads. “These two have gone back and forth with callouts, trash talk,...

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Prestige FC sets Smetana vs. Smith for March 12 event

Prestige FC sets Smetana vs. Smith for March 12 event Smetana vs. Smith set for Prestige FC 2  Prestige FC has added an exciting middleweight bout to its lineup for Prestige FC 2: Queen City Coronation presented by 104.9 The Wolf taking place on Saturday, March 12th at The Orr Centre in Regina, Saskatchewan. Saskatchewan’s own Devon “Mr. Boomtruck” Smith will tangle with American invader Keith “The Banana” Smetana in a featured main-card bout. The Prestige FC 2 roster is topped by the organization’s first title fight as Kurt “The Hurt” Southern meets Nick “Nyquil” Rhoads for the featherweight belt (all fights subject to ACS approval). “You have to love it when fighters call each other out, back up their words, and agree to battle it out,” said Cord Crowthers, CEO & Matchmaker for Prestige FC. “Both guys posted that they wanted to fight on...

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Prestige FC announces Southern vs Rhoads for FW title

Prestige FC announces Southern vs Rhoads for FW title Southern to square off against Rhoades for Prestige FC featherweight title Organization’s first championship fight atop March 12th card Prestige FC’s first title fight has been set as Kurt “The Hurt” Southern will battle Nick “Nyquil” Rhoads for the belt at Prestige FC 2: Queen City Coronation. Their featherweight championship fight tops the card that will take place on Saturday, March 12th in Regina – the ‘Queen City’ – and capital of Saskatchewan. The event will air live on The Fight Network as well as Saskatchewan’s Access 7. Rhoads (8-2) rides a five-fight winning streak into the showdown highlighted by a first-round TKO finish of Thomas Schulte. A native of Tucson, Arizona, who is under the tutelage of MMA icon Thomas “Wildman” Denny, Rhoads’ record boasts four victories coming via submission. Southern (14-6) enters the title...

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Prestige FC 1 Results

Prestige FC 1 Results Prestige FC debuts with exciting night of fights Rhodes, Southern & Tweet among big winners Three fighters made resounding statements in the debut event of Prestige FC, the first homegrown promotion in the Province of Saskatchewan which launched Saturday night. Prestige FC 1: Atonement drew a crowd of more than 1,600 to Crescent Point Place in Weyburn, Saskatchewan, with a fight card headlined by three-time UFC competitor and Roufusport representative Mike “Biggie” Rhodes. Rhodes (8-4) pursued late replacement opponent Taki Uluilakepa through two cautious rounds before eventually finding some rhythm in the third. After a solid right, Uluilakepa (4-2-1) was cut open by a knee and found himself in danger. Rhodes moved in for the kill and found it with a rear-naked choke at the 3:54 mark. In the co-main event, former two-time MFC lightweight title contender Kurt “The Hurt” Southern...

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Fighters set to go after Prestige FC Weigh-Ins

Fighters set to go after Prestige FC Weigh-Ins Fighters set to go after Prestige FC Weigh-Ins FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE All fighters on the main card of Prestige FC 1: Atonement were on target at the official weigh-ins held Friday afternoon. Prestige FC 1 will take place on Saturday, October 23rd, at Crescent Point Place in Weyburn, Saskatchewan, and is headlined by three-time UFC competitor Mike “Biggie” Rhodes in a catchweight bout against Taki Uluilakepa. Rhodes (7-4) tipped the scales at 174.8 while Uluilakepa (4-1-1) was 174.4 for their 175-pound matchup. In the co-main event, former two-time MFC lightweight title contender Kurt “The Hurt” Southern (13-6) had no problems making his debut in the featherweight division as he weighed in at 145.8. His opponent Daniel Swain (14-5-1) needed a second shot at the scale, but after less than an hour, he was in range at 145.6....

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TUF star Michael Hill added to Prestige FC 1 lineup

TUF star Michael Hill added to Prestige FC 1 lineup ‘The Messenger’ Hill shipped in for Prestige FC 1 The Prestige FC 1: Atonement lineup has been altered due to injury, but the fighter coming onboard is one of Canada’s best and most-popular competitors. Michael “The Messenger” Hill (8-4) moves up to middleweight and slides into a showdown with Mariusz “The Iron Pol” Ksiazkiewicz (4-0) – a matchup that is now a featured fight on the main card of the Prestige FC 1 taking place on Saturday, October 24th at Crescent Point Place in Weyburn, Saskatchewan (pending final approval from Athletics Commission of Saskatchewan). Hill moves into the spot vacated by Jordan McKay who has been sidelined due to a knee injury suffered in training. “We are absolutely thrilled that Michael stepped up on short notice when so many other fighters wouldn’t do it,” said...

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