Kamloops, BC (January 30, 2014) – Unified Combat League (UCL), a popular Northwest based fight promotion, is gearing up for another exciting night of MMA action! ‘UCL 20 Ascension’ will be the first MMA event to ever be held in Kamloops, BC. The historic event will take place on February 22, 2014 at the Tournament Capitol Centre in Kamloops. Fans are encouraged to purchase tickets early, as this highly anticipated event is expected to sell out quickly. There are only a few cage side seats left!
According to UCL President, Jesse Eller, “We are honored to be the first fight promotion to get approval to host premium MMA events in Kamloops, BC. Fight fans in Kamloops have been waiting a long time for this and we went above and beyond to make sure it was worth the wait! We put together a stellar fight card stacked with compelling match-ups and local fan favorites. They will not be disappointed!”
‘UCL 20 Ascension’ will feature three professional bouts and seven high level amateur bouts. The pro card is set up ‘battle of the border’ style, pitting BC fighters against American challengers. On the amateur portion of the card, local Kamloops fighters will take on opponents from Vernon, Penticton, Kelowna, Revelstoke, Calgary and Merritt!
*Full ‘UCL 20 Ascension’ Fight Card:
Myles Merola vs. Richie Whitson
Morgan Littlechild vs. Josh Gow
Jamie Siraj vs. Jordan Mackin
Mikel Dupont vs. Michael Heppner
Derek Apps vs. Herb Moon
Walter Barrios vs. Patrick Ward
Laine Keyes vs. Devon Brown
Mathew Blaire vs. Delton Mosley
Jaxson Stead vs. Bryan Janzen
Mitch Burke vs. Kenny Pope
*Card Subject to Change
Join UCL on February 22, 2014 at the Tournament Capitol Centre in Kamloops, BC for a night of non-stop MMA action! Tickets for ‘UCL 20 Ascension’ are on sale now! Fans can purchase tickets for this historic event atwww.unifiedcombatleague.com or at any Ticket Web location. General admission tickets are $40, premium floor seats are $70 and premium cage side seats are $100. Cage side tickets are almost sold out!
About Unified Combat League (UCL):
Unified Combat League (UCL) is a fast-rising Northwest based MMA promotion that hosts high quality MMA events in both the U.S. and Canada. UCL delivers a multifaceted approach to the sport of MMA by offering distinct national platforms for elite amateur and pro fighters in both the U.S and Canada. UCL’s amateur shows act as a springboard for the best amateur MMA talent in North America, giving them an arena to showcase their skills and opportunities to build solid fight records. UCL’s high-profile