Alpine, California– King of the Cage debuts at Viejas Casino & Resort in Alpine, California on Saturday, September 28, 2018 with a nationally broadcast event. The promotion will be hosting KOTC: “FULL SPEED.”
This event will be headlined by a showdown in the Welterweight division featuring Jeffrey Peterson vs. Sam Liera. In the co-main event will be undefeated Bantamweight Johnny Munoz vs. Walel Watson. Also featured on the card will be two Women’s fights featuring Micaela “Micky” Rampage vs. Celine Anderson and Kristina Pettigrew vs. Jocelyn Kaufman.
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 will open at 5:30 pm and fights will start at 6:30 pm. Reserve seating and Ringside tickets available. For Ticket Information visit AXS.com, Viejas.com, the Viejas Gift Shop or call (619) 445-5400. 21+, Rain or Shine, no outside food or drink.
In the main event, we will see a pair of Welterweights (170 lbs.) as Jeffrey “The Administrator” Peterson (9-5) fighting out of San Diego, California training at Alliance MMA will take on Sam Liera (12-10) fighting out of Fullerton, California training at CSW. Peterson has won his last six of his seven fights while Liera who’s a veteran fighter is top ranked in the Welterweight division.
CInm the co-mian event, Bantamweights (135 lbs.) Johnny “Kid Kvenbo” Munoz (7-0) fighting out of Norco, California training at C-Quence MMA will face Walel “The Gazelle” Watson (14-11) fighting out of San Diego, California. Munoz has never lost in both his professional and amateur career and six of his seven pro fights have been won in the first round. Watson’s last win was impressive as he won via rear naked choke in only thirty-nine seconds of the first round.
In the featured bout we will see Women’s Flyweight (135 lbs.) Micaela “Micky” Rampage fighting out of Illinois will go against Celine Anderson fighting out of New York. The next featured bout is in the Women’s Flyweight (130 lbs.) division. Kristina Pettigrew fighting out of San Diego, California will take on Jocelyn Kaufman fighting out of Montana.
KOTC: FULL SPEED FIGHT CARD:
Main Event – Welterweight (170 lbs.)
Jeffrey “The Administrator” Peterson (9-5), San Diego, California vs. Sam Liera (12-10), Fullerton, California
Co-Main Event – Bantamweight (135 lbs.)
Johnny “Kid Kvenbo” Munoz (7-0), Norco, California vs. Walel “The Gazelle” Watson (14-11), San Diego, California
Featured Event – Women’s Flyweight (135 lbs.)
Micaela “Micky” Rampage, Illinois vs. Celine Anderson, New York
Featured Event – Women’s Flyweight (130 lbs.)
Kristina Pettigrew, San Diego, California vs. Jocelyn Kaufman, Montana
Bantamweight (140 lbs.): Anthony Jimenez vs. Mauricio Diaz
Lightweight (150 lbs.): Riley Timmons vs Ramona Esparza
Jr. Flyweight (125 lbs.): Kevin Wirth vs Geoffrey Villareal
Jr. Flyweight (125 lbs.): Hector Valenzuela vs Alberto Trujillo
Bantamweight (145 lbs.): Jonathan Salazar vs Dennis Fisher
Jr. Flyweight (125 lbs.): Enrique Marte vs Victor Sydnor
Heavyweight: Matt Ebert vs Mike Valdez
*Fight Card Subject to Change