Rhode Island: CES MMA announces the next fight scheduled for CES 61. The event takes place on Friday, April 24, 2020, live on UFC Fight Pass at Twin River Casino in Lincoln, Rhode Island.
FightBook MMA previously announced that Blaine Shutt will defend his CES flyweight title for the first time against DWCS vet Richie Santiago. Also announced, Andre Soukhamthath fighting out of Lakeworth, Florida returns to the CES cage to fight Da’Mon Blackshear fighting out of Fayetteville, North Carolina, at 135 pounds.
The next match added to this card is Kyle Bochniak fighting out of Boston, Massachusetts will be fighting against Jonathan Gary fighting out of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at 145 pounds. Jonathan Gary is ranked 20th of 57 active Oklahoma Pro Lightweights and is looking to come back and win this bout after losing three straight. Kyle Bochniak is ranked #77 MMA Featherweight Fighter in the world rankings. He’s a UFC Vet and is also coming into this fight looking for a win after three straight losses.
Kyle Bochniak sent FightBook MMA a statement:
Excited to be back where it all began and to show some new weapons and sharpen some old ones. No better place to be for the second push in my career and to get back to the top.
Stay tuned as we will have more information regarding this event with full details on the fight card.