RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA. (October 26, 2018) – King of the Cage presents an evening of live MMA fights at the Silver Legacy Resort Casino in Reno, Nevada on Saturday, November 17, 2018 with a nationally broadcast event headlined by a Welterweight World Amateur Title fight between current KOTC champion Justin Burrage vs. Kris Jennings and featuring some of the of the sport’s most ferocious competitors.
Main Event – KOTC World Amateur Welterweight Title 170 lbs.
Current Champion Justin Burrage (5-0), El Dorado Hills, California (MMA Gold) vs. Kris “The Baby Face Killa” Jennings (6-2), Sacramento, California (Fighter Owned and Operated and King Krav Maga)
Co-Main Event – Bantamweight 145 lbs.
Joseph McKay (6-0), Reno, Nevada (Charles Gracie BJJ & Tonkin Fight Team) vs. Adam Avitia (4-0), El Dorado Hills, California (MMA Gold)
Featured Event – Flyweight 135 lbs.
Payton Talbott (2-0), Reno, Nevada (Reno Academy of Combat) vs. Gianni Thomas, Las Vegas, Nevada (9th Isle BJJ)
Featured Event – Heavyweight 265 lbs.
Bob Wentz, Browns Valley, California vs. Andrew Hernandez, Riverside, California
Other featured fights on the card:
Chris Weenig, Sacramento, CA. (King Krav Maga) vs. Esteban Gonzalez, Modesto, CA. (Alpha Fit)
Angel Romano, Reno, NV. (Charles Gracie) vs. Quinton Seui, Las Vegas, NV. (9th Isle BJJ)
Eric Helm, El Dorado Hills, CA. (MMA Gold) vs. Naemon Taylor, Sacramento, CA. (UFC Gym)
Lucas Espinoza, El Dorado Hills, CA. (MMA Gold) vs Jaime Jimenez, Norco, Ca (UFC Gym/ C-Quince BJJ)
Steve Noll, Reno, NV. (Charles Gracie) vs. Julius Lopez, Las Vegas, NV. (9th Isle BJJ)
Andreas Vasquez, San Diego, CA. (Range MMA) vs. Felipe Zavala, Yuba City, CA. (Z-Fit)
Kyle Ferguson, El Dorado Hills, CA. (MMA Gold) vs. Landen Trent, San Diego, CA. (Range MMA)
Armando Espino, Reno, NV. (Tonkin Fight Team) vs. Aaron Klinghardt, Modesto, CA. (Alpha Fit)
Kelly McKay, Reno, NV. (Charles Gracie) vs. TBA
Joe Lee, El Dorado Hills, CA. (MMA Gold) vs. Freddy Johnson, Norco, CA (C-Quience BJJ)
*Fight Card Subject to Change
This event will be broadcast in over 50 million U.S. households on MAVTV. MAVTV is currently available on DIRECTV (channel 214), Verizon FiOS (channel 810), Comcast, Google Fiber, Time Warner Cable, Charter and hundreds of regional distributors.
Doors at 5pm / Fights at 6pm. For more information or to purchase tickets, please call (775) 325-7401 or go online to www.silverlegacy.com. All ages. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Event card and schedule are subject to change.