Ontario, California: King of the Cage returns to Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California on Saturday, June 22, 2019 with a nationally broadcast event headlined by three World Title bouts. The promotion will host KOTC: “GOLDEN ERA.”
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 5:00 pm. and fights start at 6:00 pm. Reserve seating and Ringside tickets are on sale now. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit Ticketmaster.com. All ages. Event card subject to change. Official Hashtag: #GoldenEra
In the main event, KOTC Flyweight World Title (135 lbs.) is on the line as Drako “The Great Drakolini” Rodriguez (5-1) fighting out of Sioux City, Iowa training at One Combat Academy will meet Johnny “Kid Kvenbo” Munoz (8-0) fighting out of Norco, California training at C-Quence MMA. Rodriguez is one of top fighters in the division and is coming off and impressive first-round victory. He was also the former amateur World Champion. Munoz has never lost in both his professional and amateur career and six of his eight pro fights have been won is the first round.
In the co-main event, KOTC Middleweight World Title (185 lbs.) is on the line as Matt “Berzerk” Lagler figting out of San Diego, California training at San Diego Combat Academy will take on David Gomez fighting out of Rancho Cucamonga, California training at Body Shop. Lagler is a veteran fighter who has 12 wins and has tremendous knockout power. Gomez has 17 wins in his professional career and is top ranked.
Also on the card we will see another title fight as the KOTC Welterweight World Title (170 lbs.) is on the line. Travis Williams (2-2) fighting out of San Pedro, CA. training at Elite Training Center will go against Edson Gomez (4-1) fighting out of Upland, CA. training at Combined Martial Science. Williams, who has had a successful professional and amateur career, won his last out with a first-round knockout. Gomez has only one loss and is top ranked in the welterweight division.
In the featured event, Bantamweights (145 lbs.) Anthony Jimenez (3-0) fighting out of San Bernardino, CA. training at Adrenaline MMA will face Albert Veloz (2-1) fighting out of Victorville, CA. training at Cage Combat. Both fighters are top ranked.
Other Fights Include:
• Carlos Ochoa vs. Rick James
• Andrew Lazo vs. Aaron Williams
• Jay Pinto vs. Richie Palomino
• Kevin Villarreal vs. Roberto Hernandez
• Gibran Alvarez vs. Johnathan Noriega
***Fight Card Subject to Change***