Midwest Championship Fighting returns to North Platte, NE March 16th for MCF6 “St. Patty’s Beatdown!”
Johnson Out, Gonzalez to face Peak in Main Event
Tony Johnson suffered a knee injury that has forced him out of the Main Event at Midwest Championship Fighting 6 “St. Patty’s Beatdown” at the D&N Event Center Saturday, March 16th.
Tony’s replacement, Isidro “Chilo” Gonzalez is a Bellator Veteran who has fought the “Who’s Who” of MMA. Gonzalez has faced Carlos Condit, Nick Ring, Trevor Prangley, Court McGee, & Rory Singer to name a few.
If Peak can beat Gonzalez he will definitely get the attention of the “big” MMA events.
Tony Johnson will still make the trip from California and watch with anticipation as he will face the winner of this bout for the MCF Pro Welterweight Title at MCF8 Saturday, September 28th.
Cody Land vs Brett Hodgen
In the Co-Main Event: They are former teammates, but have since moved on to different gyms in different states. They will set aside their friendship to go to war in what is sure to be an exciting fight!
Brady, NE’s own Cody Land trains at one of the top gyms in the Midwest, Premier Combat in Omaha, NE. He’s an exciting professional fighter who “brings it” every time he steps in the cage. He’s coming off a devastating KO win in Disorderly Conduct’s Season’s Beatings.
Nebraska State Wrestling Champion Brett Hodgen trains at one of the top gyms in the world, Grudge Training Center in Denver, CO. He trains under 2X UFC Vet. Luke Caudillo and with some of the UFC’s top fighters.
Local Amateurs include: Jason Jensen, Mercedes Timmerman, Justin Thompson, Anthony Cox, Jordan Vigil, Brandon Bringewatt, Mark Hooper, Derek Thompson, Roman Reyes, Jason Windham, Zac Helton, Michael Velasquez, & Eric Mecham. Also featuring Trent Scheele, Allison Lantz, Erik Jimenez, Clayton Lemmer, Mike Baur, Kerwin Sherrill, Jamie Szafrajda, Kolby Howell, Steve Richards, James Schulte, Blake Baney, & More!!!
2X UFC & Strikeforce Veteran Luke Caudillo will bring a team of fighters from the world famous Grudge Training Center in Denver, CO.
Special guests 3X UFC Champion Jens Pulver, UFC Fighters Justin Salas, & Anthony Smith.
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