Wyandotte, Michigan– King of the Cage returns to Yack Arena in Wyandotte, Michigan on Saturday, July 28, 2018 with a nationally broadcast event headlined by a main fight card featuring some of the top ranked fighters in both the Michigan region, as well as nationwide.
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 5 p.m. and fights start at 6 p.m. Reserve seating and Ringside tickets are on sale now. For more information or to buy tickets, please visit www.cagetix.com or call (734) 324-7290. Event card subject to change.
In the main event we will have Steven Chesnik from Ohio will be taking on Victor “El Torito” Torres from Royal Oak, Michigan (5-6). Chesnik is ranked 321st of 382 active US Midwest Pro Welterweights and Torres is ranked 90th of 131 active US Midwest Pro Light Heavyweights.
In the Light Heavyweight (205 lbs.) division we have Brad “Bad” Burrick from Roseville, Michigan training at Ronin Fight Team will go against Alejandro Santiago from Chicago, Illinois training at Second City MMA Fight & Fitness.
Also appearing on the card we will see Chad “Big Rig” Johnson fighting out of Wisconsin training at Oconto Falls MMA will be taking on Victor Jones fighting out of Ionia, Michigan training at Pitbull MMA. Johnson is ranked 2nd of 4 active Wisconsin Pro Heavyweights while Jones is ranked 24th of 31 active Michigan Pro Light Heavyweights. Making her MMA debut is none other than KOTC round card girl Meghan Penning as she will be taking on Mari Ramireez-Reyes.
MAIN FIGHT CARD:
Steven Chesnik(184) vs. Victor “El Torito” Torres(194.4)
Brad “Bad” Burrick(202.8) vs. Alejandro Santiago(206.2)
Jesse Murray(193.8) vs. Roger Pratcher(194)
KOTC Superfight World Championship:
Chad Johnson(222) vs. Victor Jones(224)
JP Saint Lewis(170.6) vs. Kalin Williams(168.6)
Mike McAloon(152.6) vs. Lorenzo Banks(153.8)
Mari Ramireez-Reyes(0) vs. Meaghan Penning(122.8)
Teshay Gouthro(136) vs. Mike Walker(134)
Tim Dunkel(207.6) vs. Darius Hartwell(217.6)
Jon Griffin(154.4) vs. Chase Birchfield(156)
James Kreklau(138.2) vs. DJuan Thomas(136.4)
Paul Fusher(152.2) vs. Alex Watson(154)
Travis Vanmackelberg(136.6) vs. Ed Sponeybarger(230)
Julian Mister(0) vs. Jackson Ross(243.6)
Bryan Battle(185.4) vs Cody Brundage(185)
***Fight Card Subject to Change***