RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA. (September 1, 2016) – King of the Cage, the leader in casino mixed martial arts entertainment, will return to Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino in Niagara Falls, New York on Saturday, September 24, 2016 with another world-class mega-event, headlined by a Bantamweight (145 lbs.) showdown between Matt DiMarcantonio and Billy Quarantillo and featuring some of the sport’s top competitors.
The Main Event, in the 145 lb. Bantamweight Division, will feature Matt “The Cat” DiMarcantonio (9-6) from Ontario, Canada (Muay Thai Niagara MMA) against Billy Quarantillo (7-2) from Tampa, Florida (Gracie Tampa South). DiMarcantonio is coming off a win in his last fight over one of the most well-known names in MMA, Charles “Crazy Horse” Bennett. Quarantillo has an impressive record and is top ranked.
The Co-Main Event in the 185 lb. Middleweight Division will feature Joe Taylor from New York doing battle against Ryan Todd from Cortland, New York (Cortland Elite MMA). Taylor, who is an elite striker, is making his professional debut.
The other Co-Main Event in the 155lb. Lightweight Division, will be Anthony “Bubba” Norton from Hamburg, New York (WNY MMA & Fitness) against Jason Lawrence from Erie, Pennsylvania (Prodigy MMA).
One of the featured fights in the Women’s’ 105 lb. Atomweight Division will be two fighters from Toronto, Melissa Karagianis doing battle with Tushara “Tee Vee” Veerella. Karagianis is the North American Muay Thai Kickboxing champion.
This event will be broadcast in over 50 million U.S. households on MAVTV (214 DIRECTV, 810 Verizon FiOS). Check your local cable provider for cable station in your area.
Other Fighters appearing on the card will include Pat Mix, Noel Arcibal, Todd Liberati, Vince Ciotili, Brandon Hunt, TJ Sumler, Solomon Renfro, Blake Curran, Brody Walsh, Nick Edmond, Teshay Gouthro, David Walker, Edwin Taylor and more.
Doors open at 6:00 pm. and fights start at 7:00 pm. Reserve seating and Ringside tickets are on sale now. Tickets are available at select Seneca Resort & Casino retail outlets, online at SenecaCasinos.com and Ticketmaster.com, all Ticketmaster locations, or by phone at 800-745-3000. All Ages. Event card subject to change.