RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA. (August 16, 2016) – King of the Cage, the leader in casino mixed martial arts entertainment, will return to Gold Country Casino & Hotel in Orville, California on Saturday, October 8, 2016 with another world-class mega-event, headlined by a Middleweight (185 pounds) showdown between Richard Blake and David Mitchell and also featuring some of the sport’s top competitors.
The main event, in the 185 lb. Middleweight Division, will feature David “Bullet Proof” Mitchell from Sacramento, California (Alpha Male) doing battle against Richard Blake from Yuba City, California (Clegan MMA). Mitchell is the ranked #1 in the Middleweight Division. Blake is a veteran who has beaten some of the top MMA fighters throughout this career.
In the co-main event, in the 135 lb. Flyweight Division, hometown favorite and undefeated Benito “Golden Boy” Lopez (5-0) from Oroville, California (Team Alpha Male) will face Delane Lamere (6-2) from Missoula, Montana (Dog Pound Fight Team). Lopez won his last bout with impressive eight- second knockout victory. Lamere has won his last 4 out of 5 bouts against top opponents.
One of the featured fights in the Women’s 110 lb. Strawweight Division will be Jody Lynn Reicher from Mahwah, New Jersey (Asylum Fight Gym) against Lisa Jeanson from Grass Valley, California (Powerhouse MMA).
Other Fighters appearing on the card will include Steven Cartwright, Oscar Martinez, Ronnie Tsutsui, Santino Valdez, Jeff Thorton, Brennon Crow, Jacob Pupo, Kristofor Garcia, Charles Hill, Jon Morris, Kole Dixon, Lake Gee, Spenser Stevenson, Mike Prosser, Steven Sainsbury, Thomas Silva, Derek Archuleta, Charles Guthrie, Calob Ramirez, Greg Fiel, Chris Marinelli, Ahmed Abdelaziz, Jon Fisher, Bruno Lima, Jesse Sanchez, Valerie Wong, Sam Alvarez and more.
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.
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. Age 21+ to attend. Event card subject to change.