Hanover, Maryland.-– King of the Cage debuts at Live! Casino & Hotel in Hanover, Maryland on Saturday, October 13, 2018 with a nationally broadcast event. The promotion will be hosing KOTC: “NEW FRONTIER.”
This event will be broadcast in over 50 million U.S. households on MAVTV. MAVTV is currently available on DIRECTV (channel 214), Verizon FiOS (channel 810), Comcast, Google Fiber, Time Warner Cable, Charter and hundreds of regional distributors.
Doors open at 6:00 pm and fights start at 7:00 pm. Reserve seating and Ringside tickets available. For Ticket Information visit www.livecasinohotel.com or call (443) 842-7000 at Arundel Mills. Must be 21.
In the main event we will see a pair of Bantamweights (135 lbs.) as Matt Skibicki fighting out of Baltimore, MD training at Conquest MMA will be facing Scott “Dead Serious” Dirkson fighting out of Greencastle, PA training out of Tactical Combat Academy. Skibicki puts his undefeated record on the line. Both fighters are top ranked.
In the co-main event, Women’s Atomweight (105 lbs.) Mellisa “Magic” Karagianis fighting out of Toronto, Ontario training at Grant’s MMA will be taking on Shawna “Bam Bam” Ormsby fighting out of Orlando, FL training at Carlson Gracie. Karagianis is one of the top ranked fighters in the Atomweight division and one of the rising stars in MMA. Ormsby won her professional debut by unanimous decision.
The featured fight of the evening will be a Lightweight (155 lbs.) battle as Hawraz Syan fighting out of Manasas, VA training at Bowerhouse MMA will take on James “The Hurricane” Rumley fighting out of Roanoke, VA training at Rockbottom MMA. Both of these local fighters possess extensive experience inside the Cage with a combined 38 bouts between them.
Other fighters scheduled include:
- Jesse Stirn
- Anthony Dabbodanza
- Elijah Harris
- Joseph Marino
- Patrick Rivera
- Joshua Aguero
- Joshua Vann
- Andrew Kim
- Jacob Olave
- Tara Graff
***Fight Card Subject to Change***