Niagara Falls, New York (Fri, February 16, 2018) – King of the Cage returns to Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino in Niagara Falls, New York on Saturday, February 17, 2018 with a nationally broadcast event. The promotion will host KOTC: PREVAIL.
This event will 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.
Eveny doors will open at 5:00 pm. and fights will start at 6:00 pm. Reserve seating and Ringside tickets are on sale now. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
In the main event, Mike Diorio (1-0-0) fighting out of Homer, New York will be taking on Erik Herbert (7-2-0) fighting out of Buffalo, New York. Mike Diorio is ranked 19th of 50 active US Northeast Pro Light Heavyweights and ranked 35th at Middleweight. Erik Herbert is ranked 1st of 10 active New York Pro Middleweights and ranked 1st at Light Heavyweight.
In the co-main event, Sean “Superfly” Felton (4-0) fighting out of Buffalo, New York training at WNY MMA will take on Anthony “The Genius” Romero (1-0) from Ontario, Canada training at Modern Vision MMA. Felton, who is undefeated in his professional career, won his last fight with a first-round KO. Felton made his professional debut with King of the Cage in February 2017. Romero, who won in his recent professional debut, lost only one fight in his amateur career.
KOTC: PREVAIL WEIGH-IN RESUTLS:
Mike Diorio(186.4) vs. Erik Herbert(189.4)
Anthony “The Genius” Romero(156) vs. Sean “Superfly” Felton(156)
Daniel Rosales(181) vs. Joe Taylor(189.8)
Cassie Robb(105.4) vs. Bi Nguyen(105.4)
Patrick Connors(150.2) vs. Jeff Denz(150.2)
Tyler Wilson(140.2) vs. Mike Shul(140.2)
Nigel Crosswell(124.2) vs. Joe Pimentel(125)
Celine Anderson(139.6) vs. Kristin Janese(132)
Ed Shupe(0) vs. Art Ludwick(170.2)
***Fight Card Subject to Change***