MMA 2019 Preview – WFC 109 Cage Fights Arrive At Rivers Casino

By Larry Snyder Pittsburgh, Pa. – The challenge of the Octagon returns to the Event Center at Rivers Casino Saturday, July 13, for WFC 109 Cage Fights, presented by Matt McGovern and his World Fighting Championships promotion. The doors open for the public at 7:00 p.m., and the matches begin at 8:00 p.m. Helping to build this outstanding lineup is Nichole Castillo, the 2018 MMA Matchmaker of the Year for the NJ/NY/PA region, per the staff and voters at the MyMMANews website. Dominic Mazzotta, a Burrell High School product, returns to the City of Bridges when he squares off in … Continue reading MMA 2019 Preview – WFC 109 Cage Fights Arrive At Rivers Casino

MMA Rising: Results From 247 Fighting Championships Presents: Steeltown Throwdown

By Larry Snyder Canonsburg, PA – Ryan Middleton and the 247 Fighting Championships promotion, along with matchmaker Liam Morris, rose to the occasion of providing a first-class mixed martial arts production on Saturday, April 7 with the inaugural Steeltown Throwdown. This remarkable fight card at Printscape Arena at Southpointe engaged fans with a high caliber trio of professional bouts and four amateur matchups. The energetic and knowledgable gathering gave the combatants their full support. Crowd favorite Khama Worthy continued to build his growing legacy, claiming his fourth consecutive victory with a unanimous decision against Joey Munoz. All three judges agreed … Continue reading MMA Rising: Results From 247 Fighting Championships Presents: Steeltown Throwdown

Looking Back – Shamrock Showdown: In The Cage 2019 Results

By Larry Snyder New Cumberland, WV – With each proclamation of victory inside the cage by the ring announcer on Saturday, March 23, the crowd in the ballroom at Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack, and Resort roared their approval. It was a night of first-class mixed martial arts action produced by Angelo Magnone and Made Men Promotions. There were three professional confrontations and 11 amateur bouts. It was a fight card skillfully brought together through the help of matchmaker Nichole Castillo, and it was sold out days before the event. For 33-year-old Joey Holt (9-2-0), it was the opportunity to claim the … Continue reading Looking Back – Shamrock Showdown: In The Cage 2019 Results

MMA Preview – Shamrock Showdown: In The Cage 2019

By Larry Snyder New Cumberland, WV – Are you set for robust MMA action? Angelo Magnone and Made Men Promotions are back at the Ballroom at Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack, and Resort Saturday, March 23 for Shamrock Showdown: In The Cage, a live professional and amateur mixed martial arts competition. Serving as a matchmaker is Nichole Castillo, the 2018 MMA Matchmaker of the Year for the NJ/NY/PA region, per the MyMMANews website. This excellent fight card is sold out. East Liverpool, Ohio’s favorite son, Joey Holt (8-2-0) seeks the ninth victory in his MMA career against Scott Futrell (11-7-0) from St. … Continue reading MMA Preview – Shamrock Showdown: In The Cage 2019

Rivers Rumble IX – In The Cage: Your MMA Preview

By Larry Snyder Pittsburgh, Pa. – Angelo Magnone and Made Men Promotions return to the outdoor amphitheater on the North Shore at Rivers Casino Saturday, July 14 for River Rumble IX: In The Cage, a live professional and amateur mixed martial arts event. Two lightweights come together in an exciting main event with Pittsburgh’s Khama Worthy (10-6) facing off against Brady Hovermale (11-7) from Marion, Indiana. The 31-year-old Worthy won his last outing by unanimous decision over Michael Roberts (5-7-1) Saturday, March 24, 2018, during Pinnacle Fighting Championships 16 at the IceoPlex at Southpointe in Canonsburg, PA. Worthy owns the … Continue reading Rivers Rumble IX – In The Cage: Your MMA Preview