RIO RANCHO, NM– On Sunday Dec 2 King of the Cage southwest will host their biggest event of the year at the Santa Ana Star Center as they host KOTC: Starbound II featuring FIT NHB’s Sherwin Price (5-0) vs Nick Angeloni (3-0) in the main event in the Pro 160 llbs division. In addition, the pro card also is scheduled for 8 professional bouts featuring some of New Mexico’s biggest names in the pro division including Charlie Williams, Josh Montoya, Terry Taylor, Evan DeLong, Nikko Nathan, Gene and Derek Perez, Luis Galvanho, Marc Tong Van, and more!
Tickets are available through the Santa Ana Star box office or from their favorite fighter on the card.
In addition to the already outstanding pro match ups, the undercard will feature many of the areas best up and coming amateurs. Not only will they be putting their skills to the test inside the Cage, but King of the Cage will be awarding 1 pro contract to the top amateur fighter of the night and will also name 2 amateur fighters to an amateur developmental deal highlighting them as featured amateur fighters on King of the Cage cards in 2019!
Any amateurs interested in being a part of this outstanding opportunity should contact KOTC at [email protected] or [email protected], fighters can also text or call 505-507-0309 for more information. All interested fighters have until November 1st to make contact in order to be eligible.
Winner of the pro contract will receive a KOTC amateur of the year trophy, a multi fight contract with KOTC (non-exclusive), a promotional package which includes professional promo videos and photographs along with promotional support, and a professional fight gear package.
The winners of the featured amateur bouts will receive 4 featured fights on King of the Cage Events in 2019, a promotional package including videos, photographs, and promotional support,and a training gear package.
To be eligible amateur fighters should be from the SW region to include NM, CO, AZ, and West Texas. They must also meet the following requirements:
For the Pro contract, fighter should be an outstanding amateur who intends to turn pro on their next bout. They should show creative and aggressive self promotion on social media platforms leading up to this event and have a solid following in attendance at Santa Ana Event. Must have a winning record as an amateur.
For the Developmental Amateur, fighter should have no more than 5 fights, show creative and aggressive self promotion on social media platforms leading up to this event, and have a solid following in attendance at Santa Ana Event.