RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (August 17, 2015) – King of the Cage, one of the world’s premier organizations for Mixed Martial Arts, is proud to announce that they have signed an agreement to bring MMA events to Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. The initial event will be held Saturday, October 17, 2015 inside The Joint and be broadcast live on MAVTV (214 DIRECTV, 248 Dish Network, 810 Verizon FiOS).
“We are thrilled to now add the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas to our list of venues to host shows,” stated Terry Trebilcock, founder and president of King of the Cage. “The Joint is well-known and a great place to hold MMA events. We are planning an exciting fight card for our first show in October and looking forward to a long relationship with Hard Rock Hotel.”
“We are excited to partner with one of the most recognized MMA organizations,” stated Chas Smith, vice president of entertainment at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. “King of the Cage is a fantastic fit for our property and we are glad to have them onboard as the sport of MMA continues to grow.”
October 17, 2015 will mark the debut event, ahead of additional events in 2016. Fight card details and ticket information to be announced.