RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA (January 27, 2016) – On Saturday, March 19, 2016, King of the Cage returns to Gold Country Casino & Hotel in Oroville, California for another spectacular evening of live MMA action, headlined by a lightweight (155 pounds) showdown between C.J. Keith and Brandon Ricetti.
The main event, in the 155 lb. Lightweight Division, will feature C.J. Keith (8-3-0) from Porterville, California (Team Ruiz) doing battle against Brandon “Kiba” Ricetti (7-1-0) from Chico, California (StandAlone MMA). Both fighters have impressive records and are top ranked.
One co-main event, in the 135 lb. Flyweight Division, will feature Rick “The Illness” James (4-1-0) from Norco, California (Pinnacle MMA) against hometown favorite and undefeated, Benito “Golden Boy” Lopez (4-0-0) from Oroville, California (Team Alpha Male).
Another co-main event, in the Women’s 115 lb. Strawweight Division will feature Jaimelene “Queenie” Nievera from Reno, Nevada (Team Tompkins) against Kristin “Barbie” Molina from Oroville, California (Team Alpha Male).
One of the featured fights on the card in the 145 lb. Bantamweight Division will be Paradise “The Problem” Vaovasa (3-1-0) from San Francisco, California (Dragon House MMA) going head to head against Tyler Diamond (3-0-0) from Oroville, California (Team Alpha Male).
This event will be broadcast live 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 Martin Farmer, Greg Houtman, Montel Williams Jr., Connor Miller, Aaron Hamilton, Richard Dusio, Jeremy Davis, Jason Roupe, Cass Bell, Anthony Segevino, Bruno Lima, Valerie Wong, Ryan Hamilton, Charles Guthrieand more.
Doors open at 6:00 pm. and fights start at 7:00 pm. Reserve seating and Ringside tickets are on sale now. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit www.goldcountrycasino.com , Gold Country Casino & Hotel Box Office or call (800) 803-1911. 21+ to attend. Event card subject to change.