LAS VEGAS – Lion Fight Promotions, a worldwide leader in Muay Thai combat, makes its hugely anticipated return to California with the biggest show in its history.
Set for Saturday, November 3rd, Lion Fight 50 Presented by Hollywood Park Casino marks the organization’s first-ever event at the spectacular L.A. Memorial Coliseum, the home of the USC Trojans and Los Angeles Rams. The event will take place at the outdoor arena adjacent to the football stadium. FightBook MMA will be attending this event so stay tuned for our recap and official results.
The Lion Fight 50 main card features four outstanding matchups:
*In the main event, reigning Lion Fight World Super Middleweight champion Regian “The Immortal” Eersel (51-4) of Holland puts his title on the line against Thai star Talaythong Thanapetch (86-40).
*Unbeaten prospect Jordan Harris of Palmdale, California, takes fellow undefeated rising star Josh Scales of Austin, Texas, for the inaugural Lion Fight North American Lightweight championship.
*Los Angeles cross-town rivals Josh Aragon of West Covina goes up against Burbank’s Brian Del Rosario in a super welterweight clash.
*A battle between two fighters on epic comebacks takes place at cruiserweight as Texan Chris Tramell, in his first fight in three years following a near-death motorcycle accident, stands across from Bakersfield, California’s Ricky Guillen, who has beaten cancer as well as a hit-and-run that nearly paralyzed him.
Lion Fight 50 will also feature a number of pro and amateur standouts from the Los Angeles area as well as Northern California, and Hawaii.