Spring time, means fight time!
After a big kickoff weekend in April, seeing both the FCFF and Knucklehead promotions bringing out the fans for great mixed martial arts action, it’s time for Budo Fights to keep the momentum rolling.
This weekend Bend, OR plays host once again to one of the most entertaining promotions with Budo Fights making their 10th show a big one – dubbed “Resurrection” after a layoff of over 18 months since the last Budo event.
On the card is an exciting matchup of upcoming female fighters as Laura Wallace from California’s Team Dynasty is coming to face the debuting Gracie Barra of Portland student, Anna Symonds in this 155lb female bout.
Also on the card is a featherweight title bout between Sean Soliz of Bend, OR and Allen Washington of Denver, CO will look to see who is the better fighter in the PacNW amateur circuits.
Make sure and get your tickets now at BudoFights.com, or watch live and free as the entire event will be broadcast on ACSLIVE.TV! Doors open at 6pm, fights start at 7pm.
Get out there and support some local MMA, the Madhouse team will be live on the scene with lots of pre-fight and post-fight content, so stay tuned here at MMAmadhouse.com!
The pacific northwest continues to have some of the best promotions for up and coming amateur talent as well as professional matches from some of the toughest fighters from around the region and beyond.
Here is a list of recent MMA results from the PacNW and beyond, as well as upcoming MMA events taking place in Oregon and southern Washington – So get out there and support your local MMA!
**We will soon be adding additional Washington shows, so check back for updates soon!**
Upcoming events –
Budo Fights 10 – Resurrection
When : April 12th
Where : Midtown Concert Hall in Bend, OR
Inside the fence : Budo Fights returns with another stacked card of amateur mixed martial arts action. An amateur featherweight title has been announced as Oregon’s Sean Soliz will face Allen Washington of Colorado. There will also be the welterweight and middleweight titles up for grabs on fight night. Be sure and check out BudoFights.com for more information or find them on Facebook!
Main Event presents Wilson vs Payne
When : April 19th, doors open at 6pm, fights start at 7
Where : Centennial Center – Red Lion at the Quay in Vancouver, WA
Inside the fence : Another great Pro/Am event is in the works with a professional featherweight match between Oregon favorite Enoch ‘The Animal’ Wilson taking on Rex ‘The Punisher’ Payne. Also on the card is another northwest favorite and Bellator alumni Austin Springer of Vancouver, WA. More details as this event gets closer, check out their website and stay up to date at MainEventMMA.net or find Main Event Sports on Facebook!
FAMMA Fights XVI
When : May 10th
Where : Fisticuffs Gym in Vancouver, WA
Inside the fence : This event is still being assembled, check back for more information as it becomes available. Be sure to follow FAMMA Fights on Facebook !
Fight Result Highlights
Knucklehead 8 – Weikel vs Linton
Shorty Weikel def Denny Linton via TKO in RD 4 (3:58) Wins Knucklehead Pro Featherweight title
Hadi Al-awadh def Scott Baker via submission in RD2 (1:48) Wins Knucklehead welterweight title
TJ Koehler def Brandon Nunn via submission in RD 1 (1:36)
FCFF’s Rumble at the Roseland 77
Glena Avila def Katie Howard via split decision
Jess Moore def David Converse via unanimous decision, Wins FCFF Featherweight title
Rod Jaques def Daniel Dieringer via unanimous decision, Wins FCFF Weltertweight title
Casey Lunzman def Rudy Schraffroth via TKO in RD 2 (2:26) Wins FCFF SuperFight title
Bellator 115 – Minakov vs Kongo
Vitaly Minakov def. Cheick Kongo via unanimous decision (48-46, 48-46, 48-46)
Herman Terrado vs. Justin Baesman is a majority draw (29-28, 28-28, 28-28)
Kelly Anundson def. Volkan Oezdemir via submission (neck crank) at 3:19 of RD2
Mikkel Parlo def. Johnny Cisneros via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)