Boxing 2019 – WFC 118 Results From Rivers Casino Pittsburgh

By Larry Snyder Pittsburgh, PA – The Gladiators of the Sweet Science provided fans with an exciting evening in the City of Bridges Saturday, Dec. 7th, as another quality boxing card was presented at Rivers Casino by Matt McGovern along with Sandra Ortiz-Melo and the World Fighting Championships team. Bill Hutchinson (19-2-4, 9 KOs) claimed his second straight victory in 2019 and the ninth consecutive of his career with his unanimous decision in the Main Event over Gabriel Smith (9-2-1, 4 KOs) from Houston, Texas. The 30-year-old Pittsburgh native swept the judges’ scorecards 78-74, 78-74, 78-74. The 136-pound catchweight matchup … Continue reading Boxing 2019 – WFC 118 Results From Rivers Casino Pittsburgh

Looking Back – WFC 113 Boxing Results From The Meadows Racetrack And Casino

By Larry Snyder Washington, PA – It was another stirring evening of boxing Saturday, Sept. 21st, 2019, brought together for combat sports fans by Matt McGovern and World Fighting Championships at the Meadows Racetrack, Casino, and Hotel. Middleweight Clay Collard (4-1-3, 1 KO) of Cache Valley, Utah, collected the upset of the night with a six-round unanimous decision from judges Al Amelia, Dana DePaolo, and John Santore over Pittsburgh’s Gerald Sherrell (10-2-0, 5 KOs). For the 26-year-old Collard, it was his third consecutive victory since a draw against Quincy LaVallais Saturday, June 29th, 2019, at Harrah’s Casino in New Orleans. … Continue reading Looking Back – WFC 113 Boxing Results From The Meadows Racetrack And Casino

Prepare For Battle – WFC 113 Live Boxing Preview At The Meadows Racetrack And Casino

By Larry Snyder Washington, Pa. – The ring announcer has called out your name, you touched gloves with your opponent after getting your instructions from the referee, and the time has come to show everyone how good you are at the Sweet Science. Matt McGovern and World Fighting Championships is providing approximately 36 warriors the opportunity to seize victory and further their careers Saturday, Sept. 21, at the 56-year-old Meadows Racetrack and Casino during WFC 113 Live Boxing. The doors for this first-rate card open at 7:00 p.m. with the opening match getting underway at 8:00 p.m. Meadows Casino Vice-President … Continue reading Prepare For Battle – WFC 113 Live Boxing Preview At The Meadows Racetrack And Casino

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

Prepare For Battle – WFC 103 Live Boxing Preview At The Meadows Racetrack And Casino

By Larry Snyder Washington, Pa. – Matt McGovern and his World Fighting Championships promotion are back in the Keystone State Saturday, May 4, at the Meadows Racetrack and Casino to present the WFC 103 Live Boxing. The doors for this first-class competition open at 7:00 p.m. with the ringing of the first bell at 8:00 p.m. There are four professional fights slated for the evening featuring local combatants. Pittsburgh’s unbeaten Rich Cantolina (3-0-0, 1 TKO) steps between the ropes to face super welterweight Bryan Timmons (6-10-0, 5 KOs) from St. Joseph, Missouri. Cantolina, who is 29, claimed his third victory … Continue reading Prepare For Battle – WFC 103 Live Boxing Preview At The Meadows Racetrack And Casino

Boxing At The Meadows Racetrack And Casino 2018: Looking Back At WFC 91 Results

By Larry Snyder Washington, Pa. – The first of four August fight cards from Washington to Allegheny to Lawrence Counties took place Saturday, Aug. 4 at the Meadows Racetrack and Casino. Matt McGovern and World Fighting Championships celebrated WFC 91 at the popular gaming location. The Steel City’s Bill Hutchinson (17-2-4, 8 KOs) delivered a solid performance as he picked up his seventh consecutive victory, ninth in the Keystone State, and the 17th of his career with a fifth-round technical knockout of Justin Savi from Cotonao, Benin (31-18-2, 21 KOs). The eight-round super lightweight matchup was the main event. Dan … Continue reading Boxing At The Meadows Racetrack And Casino 2018: Looking Back At WFC 91 Results

WFC 91 Live Boxing Preview At The Meadows Racetrack And Casino

By Larry Snyder Washington, Pa. – Matt McGovern and World Fighting Championships return Saturday, Aug. 4, to the Meadows Racetrack and Casino with the WFC 91 Live Boxing event. The doors for this quality card at the Event Center in Washington, PA open at 6:00 p.m. with the first bell at 7:00 p.m. Coming together in the main event is Pittsburgh’s Bill Hutchinson (16-2-4, 7 KOs) as he battles Justin Savi (31-17-2, 21 KOs) from Silver Spring, Maryland in eight rounds of pro lightweight action. Savi is 33 and originally from Cotonou, Benin. Hutch, who is 29, collected his 16th … Continue reading WFC 91 Live Boxing Preview At The Meadows Racetrack And Casino