Lincoln City, Oregon– King of the Cage, the leader in casino mixed martial arts entertainment, returns to Chinook Winds Casino Resort in Lincoln City, Oregon on Saturday, February 2, 2019 with a nationally broadcast event.
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 p.m. and fights start at 6 pm. For more information or to purchase tickets, please call 1-888-MAIN-ACT (624-6228) or go online to chinookwindscasino.com or in person at the Chinook Winds Casino Resort Box Office. All ages
In the main event, Catchweights (180 lbs.) Daniel “El Leon” Hernandez from Monrovia, California training at The Vault will be taking on Tyson “The Anti-Hero” Jeffries from Portland, Oregon training at Gracie Barra Portland. Hernandez is the former KOTC Middleweight World Champion and has twenty wins in his professional career. Jeffries, who has 14 wins in his professional career, fought for the title in his last fight and is top ranked.
In the co-main event, Welterweights (170 lbs.) Eric McConico (3-0) from Portland, Oregon training at Gracie Barra Portland will be taking on Zach Bunnell (1-0) from Reno, Nevada training at Charles Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Academy. McConico is undefeated and top ranked. Bunnell won his first professional fight, after an undefeated amateur career.
Also on the card we will see a pair of Flyweight (135 lbs.). Chris San Jose, Oregon from Art of War MMA will meet Rick “The Reaper” James, San Bernardino, California training at C-Quence. San Jose who has an impressive 5-1 record, is top ranked. James has won six professional bouts.
Also on the card, Flyweight (135 lbs.) Brandon Waltz (1-1) from Paradise, California trainjng at Team Alpha Male will be going against Donnie Johnson (2-1) from Portland, Oregon training Gracie Barra Portland.
Other Featured Fights on the card will be Isaac Shelton vs. Ian King, Richard Carranza vs. David Converse, Eric Zapata vs. Steven Chang, Freddy Johnson vs. Anthony Prater and Giles Smikle vs. TBA. Fight Card Subject to Change.