Category Archives: Ring Of Combat

Seven titles on the line in Historic RING OF COMBAT 50

Seven titles on the line in Historic RING OF COMBAT 50 NEW YORK, NY (January 12, 2015) – GoFight Live (www.gfl.tv), the world’s premier online destination for live combat sports, announced today that it has partnered with legendary world champion Lou Neglia’s Ring of Combat, which has sent over 90 professional fighters to the UFC, to bring the promotion’s historic, 50th Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) event featuring seven championship bouts, to live pay-per-view television as well as to a live global audience on GFL.tv, on Fri., Jan. 23, from the Tropicana Resort & Casino in Atlantic City, N.J. At a suggested retail price of $17.99, the live cable television pay-per-view broadcast and the live GFL.tv online stream of Ring of Combat 50 begins at 9 p.m. EST/6 p.m. PST on Jan. 23.  Additionally, a live, free-of-charge preview show featuring two preliminary card bouts from the event begins exclusively on GFL.tv at 8:30 p.m. EST/5:30...

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LOU NEGLIA’S RING OF COMBAT #19 AND DEAD SERIOUS MMA PROMOTIONS ARE BACK ONCE AGAIN FOR THEIR FINAL SHOW OF THE YEAR ON NOVEMBER 8

LOU NEGLIA’S RING OF COMBAT #19 AND DEAD SERIOUS MMA PROMOTIONS ARE BACK ONCE AGAIN FOR THEIR FINAL SHOW OF THE YEAR ON NOVEMBER 8, 2014 AT THE RAHWAY RECREATION CENTER IN RAHWAY, NJ.   OUR LAST SHOW WAS A GREAT SUCCESS AND HOPEFULLY THIS ONE WILL BE A BIGGER AND BETTER SHOW.   WE HAVE UNITED BOTH PROMOTIONS TO BRING OUT THE BEST FIGHTERS IN THE AREA.  LOU IS KNOWN FOR HIS GREAT FIGHTERS OUT OF NEW YORK, AND HAS PUT ABOUT 100 FIGHTERS INTO THE UFC.  DEAD SERIOUS IS KNOW FOR SOME OF THE BEST FIGHTERS IN NEW JERSEY.  BOTH COMBINED CAN ONLY BE SOMETHING GOOD.  SO BE PART OF IT !!!!   ANYONE INTERESTED IN FIGHTING IN THIS CARD, PLEASE CONTACT LOU NEGLIA AT 516-458-4989 OR FRANKIE AT 201-538-4843 OR REGISTER AT DEADSERIOUSMMA.COM   SEE YOU ALL THERE!   RAHWAY RECREATION CENTER 275 E. MILTON AVENUE RAHWAY, NJ  07065...

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Ring of Combat XLVIII Results

Ring of Combat XLVIII 5/16/14 “Brutal” Brendan Barrett def Justin Woods via TKO RD2 (Strikes) to retain the ROC Heavyweight Title Jimmy Grant def Matthew Rizzo via KO RD1 to win the vacant ROC flyweight Title  Chris Wade def Frankie Perez via a Split Decision to retain the ROC Lightweight Title James Jenkins def Terrell “The Hollywood Hobbit” Hobbs via TKO (Strike) RD1 to retain the ROC Regional Featherweight Title  Randall “Rude Boy” Brown def Steve Tyrrell via Armbar RD1 Michael Elshamy def Zed Mitchell via TAP to Strikes RD1 Gregor Gillespie def Brandon Priest via RNC RD2 Max Bohanan def  Angle Corchado via  TKO RD1 Chris Sladky def Somner Martin via RNC RD1  Andre Harrison vs. Neil “The Gutterman” Johnson Event can be purchased anytime before or after the event at GFL.TV http://www.gfl.tv/event/Fight/MMA/Ring-of-Combat-XLVIII/2310 The World Leader In Local MMA News – MMAmadhouse.com  ...

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Lou Neglia’s Ring of Combat 48 Returns To Atlantic City on May 16th With Six Title Fights

Lou Neglia’s Ring of Combat 48 Returns To Atlantic City on May 16th With Six Title Fights New York(March 18th, 2014) – Lou Neglia’s professional mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion, Ring of Combat, returns to the world-famous Tropicana Resort & Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey on Friday, May 16th with a stacked 15-bout fight card, featuring 6 title fights, including the highly anticipated showdown between newly crowned lightweight champion Chris Wade (6-1) and undefeated Frankie Perez (8-0). “We are excited about returning to the Tropicana resort with another night of high level MMA action,” said Ring of Combat President, Lou Neglia.  “This is the second ROC card of 2014 and again we are pulling no punches and delivering a high octane card with 6 title fights that includes Wade VS Perez,” Lou continued. In the main event,  hard hitting and current ROC heavyweight champion,...

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RING OF COMBAT 48 SUPERFIGHT: CHRIS WADE VS FRANKIE PEREZ

RING OF COMBAT 48 SUPERFIGHT: CHRIS WADE VS FRANKIE PEREZ   New York (February 11, 2014) – Fresh off his win at Ring of Combat 47 where he would capture the ROC Lightweight title, Chris Wade (6-1) will meet New Jersey’s Frankie Perez (8-0) at ROC 48 in one of the most anticipated matchups in ROC history.   Not since Chris Weidman met Uriah Hall at ROC 31 has a fight been talked about this much on the east coast.  “This fight is on the level of Weidman versus Hall,” affirmed Lou Neglia, Ring of Combat president.  “That fight was a very risky fight for both but look at them now, Weidman wears UFC gold and Hall is a contender for them.  I feel that the winner of Wade and Perez will have their very next fight in the UFC,” continued Lou.   Staying true...

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ROC 47 An Absolute Success!

ROC 47 An Absolute Success! New York – It was another SOLD OUT show for Lou Neglia’s Ring of Combat as the Tropicana Casino  played host to ROC 47 this past Friday.  The atmosphere was electric and fight fans packed the venue to show support for the long running promotion and to also cheer on their favorite fighter.   “I am always proud for the support we get receive from the fight fans and the community, said Lou Neglia, Ring of Combat President.  “A lot of hardwork goes into each and every Ring of Combat show and when you receive that kind of support from the fans, you just can’t say “thank you” enough,” Lou continued.   At a time when MMA promotions are battling for the #2 spot (behind the UFC) or busy calling each other out, Lou Neglia’s Ring of Combat continues to stand behind...

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Hot Prospect Frankie Perez Has His Eyes Set On Ring of Combat Gold and Beyond

Hot Prospect Frankie Perez Has His Eyes Set On Ring of Combat Gold and Beyond New York – After a successful weigh-in, Ring of Combat 47 is set to take place tonight at the Tropicana Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey.  The night will consist of five title fights and will also include guest and close friends of Lou Neglia in Chris Weidman, Frankie Edgar and Matt Serra.  It is sure to be a great night of MMA.   But one of the East Coast best kept secrets is also on the card.  No he is not fighting for ROC gold but if everything goes the way he plans, he will be next in line and could be the next big thing to come out of the Ring of Combat fight circuit.   He is lightweight prospect and New Jersey’s own, Frankie Perez.  He is...

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Ring of Combat XLVII Results

Ring of Combat XLVII 1/24/14 Chris Wade defs Pat  Defranco via Rear Naked Choke in 2nd Rd @ 2:31 Lightweight Championship Title Julio Arce def Jason ‘Magic’ McLean via Unanimous Decision Bantamweight Championship Title  Keith Berish defs Ariel “The Smash” Sepulveda via Rear Naked Choke in 1st Rd @ 4:30 Middleweight Championship Title Elijah “The Hero” Harshbarger def Chris “C-Murder” Cope via Rear Naked Choke in 3rd Rd @ 1:33 Welterweight Championship Title James Jenkins def Adam Kantaev via Submission Due to Strikes in 2nd Rd @ :37 Featherweight Championship Title Allen Crowder def Gil Isabel via Guillotine Choke in 2nd Rd @ :15 Darren “The Mean One” Mima def Merab Dvalishvili via UD Gregor Gillespie def  Kenny Gaudreau via TKO RD1 @1:38 Oluwale “Holy War Angel” Bamgbose def  Michael Elshamy via TKO RD1 @2:51 Stephen Regman def Jonathan Hughes via KO RD1 Frankie Perez def Mike Santiago via RNC...

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East Coast Bantamweight Prospect Julio Arce Looks To Make His Mark At Ring of Combat 47

East Coast Bantamweight Prospect Julio Arce Looks To Make His Mark At Ring of Combat 47 New York (January 21, 2014) – Lou Neglia’s Ring of Combat has a tradition of developing fighters with the skills needed to compete in the elite ranks of MMA.  That tradition continues on January 18th for Ring of Combat 47 when five titles will be on the line in what will be a great night of MMA action.  All titles were held by Ring of Combat alumni who now compete in the UFC.   East Coast fighter, Julio Arce, is thankful for the way ROC operates and looks to carry the torch of past ROC champions.  “ROC is a great promotion,” said Arce.  “ It’s very organized, and the fighters get taken care of very well.  I do see myself carrying that tradition.  It gets me really pumped up...

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Ring of Combat Alummi Matt Serra, Frankie Edgar and Chris Weidman To Be In Attendance at Ring of Combat 47

New York (January 16, 2014) – Lou Neglia’s Ring of Combat (ROC) has a rich history of finding great but unknown talent from coast to coast and matching them up evenly to test and develop skills that will enable them to compete at the highest level of MMA. On January 24th at the Tropicana Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey, three of the most famous ROC alumni will attend Ring of Combat 47 to support the ROC fighters who are coming up through the same organization as they did.   Former UFC Champions Frankie Edgar and Matt Serra along with current UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman are set to attend Ring of Combat 47. “We have three of the greatest ROC alumni that will be at the show to offer support for the fighters and for the organization where they came from,” said Lou Neglia,...

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