Reno, Nevada – King of the Cage presents an evening of live MMA fights at the Silver Legacy Resort Casino in Reno, Nevada on Saturday, November 17, 2018 with a nationally broadcast event. The promotion will be hosting KOTC: “FUTURE LEGENDS 42.”
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.
Event doors at 5pm / Fights at 6pm. For more information or to purchase tickets, please call (775) 325-7401 or go online to www.silverlegacy.com. All ages. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Event card and schedule are subject to change. The full fight card can be found below.
In the main event, the KOTC World Amateur Welterweight Title (170 lbs.) is on the line as Current Champion Justin Burrage (5-0) fighting out of El Dorado Hills, California training at MMA Gold will be defending his belt against Kris “The Baby Face Killa” Jennings (6-2) fighting out of Sacramento, California training at Fighter Owned and Operated and King Krav Maga.
In the co-main event, Bantamweight’s (145 lbs.) Joseph McKay (6-0) fighting out of Reno, Nevada training at Charles Gracie BJJ & Tonkin Fight Team will meet Adam Avitia (4-0) fighting out of El Dorado Hills, California training at MMA Gold.
The night will have two Featured Events, the first fight will be in the Flyweight (135 lbs.) division. Payton Talbott (2-0) fighting out of Reno, Nevada training at Reno Academy of Combat will take on Gianni Thomas fighting out of Las Vegas, Nevada training at 9th Isle BJJ. The next featured event will be in the Heavyweight (265 lbs.) division as Bob Wentz fighting out of Browns Valley, California will go against Andrew Hernandez fighting out of Riverside, California.
KOTC: “FUTURE LEGENDS 42” FIGHT CARD:
Main Event – KOTC World Amateur Welterweight Title 170 lbs.
(C) Justin Burrage (5-0) vs. Kris “The Baby Face Killa” Jennings (6-2)
Co-Main Event – Bantamweight 145 lbs.
Joseph McKay (6-0) vs. Adam Avitia (4-0)
Featured Event – Flyweight 135 lbs.
Payton Talbott (2-0) vs. Gianni Thomas
Featured Event – Heavyweight 265 lbs.
Bob Wentz vs. Andrew Hernandez
Chris Weenig, Sacramento, CA. (King Krav Maga) vs. Esteban Gonzalez, Modesto, CA. (Alpha Fit)
Angel Romano, Reno, NV. (Charles Gracie) vs. Quinton Seui, Las Vegas, NV. (9th Isle BJJ)
Eric Helm, El Dorado Hills, CA. (MMA Gold) vs. Naemon Taylor, Sacramento, CA. (UFC Gym)
Lucas Espinoza, El Dorado Hills, CA. (MMA Gold) vs Jaime Jimenez, Norco, Ca (UFC Gym/ C-Quince BJJ)
Steve Noll, Reno, NV. (Charles Gracie) vs. Julius Lopez, Las Vegas, NV. (9th Isle BJJ)
Andreas Vasquez, San Diego, CA. (Range MMA) vs. Felipe Zavala, Yuba City, CA. (Z-Fit)
Kyle Ferguson, El Dorado Hills, CA. (MMA Gold) vs. Landen Trent, San Diego, CA. (Range MMA)
Armando Espino, Reno, NV. (Tonkin Fight Team) vs. Aaron Klinghardt, Modesto, CA. (Alpha Fit)
Kelly McKay, Reno, NV. (Charles Gracie) vs. TBA
Joe Lee, El Dorado Hills, CA. (MMA Gold) vs. Freddy Johnson, Norco, CA (C-Quience BJJ)
*Fight Card Subject to Change