RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA. (November 30, 2017) - King of the Cage, the leader in casino mixed martial arts entertainment, returns to Chinook Winds Casino Resort in Lincoln City, Oregon on Saturday, February 3, 2018 with a nationally broadcast event headlined by a Heavyweight World Title showdown between current KOTC Champion Tony Lopez defending his title against Fabiano Scherner. In the co-main event, Glena Avila will face Angela Danzig in the Women's Strawweight Division. The featured bout will be Justin Zabroski vs. Ricardo Martinez.
Main Event - KOTC Heavyweight World Title
Current KOTC Heavyweight Champion Tony "Kryptonite" Lopez, Yucaipa, Ca. (Team Kryptonite) vs. Fabiano "Pega-Leve" Scherner, Portland, OR. (Gracie Barra). Lopez, who has 56 wins in his professional career and is the current KOTC Heavyweight Champion, has held the Light Heavyweight, Heavyweight, and Super Heavyweight Titles multiple times and is the #1 ranked fighter. Scherner, who is originally from Brazil, is a legendary Jui Jitsu fighter.
Co-Main Event - Women's Strawweight (115 lbs.)
Glena "Heartless" Avila, Vancouver, Washington (Fistcuffs) vs. Angela "Momma" Danzig, Los Angeles California (Danzig MMA). Avila is one of the top contenders in her weight class. Danzig is the wife of legendary fighter Mac Danzig.
Featured Event - Lightweight (155 lbs.)
Justin Zabroski, Corvallis, Oregon (Rise Martial Arts) vs. Ricardo Martinez
***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.
Reserve seating and Ringside tickets on sale soon. For more information, call 1-888-MAIN-ACT (624-6228) or go online to www.chinookwindscasino.com
Official Hashtag: #KOTCFightToFinish
About King of the Cage
After performing over 500 events since its inception in 1998, King of the Cage has proven to be a leader in the evolution of Mixed Martial Arts. No other production has promoted more fights than King of the Cage. KOTC has and continues to promote shows globally, including the United States and foreign countries such as: England, Singapore, South Africa, Canada, Japan, Australia and Philippines.
King of the Cage is available weekly to over 50 million homes in the United States on cable and satellite television on MAVTV, owned by Lucas Oil and also airs in more than 50 countries worldwide.
King of the Cage has been a career staple for countless stars including Ronda Rousey, Forrest Griffin, Quinton Rampage Jackson, Daniel Cormier, TJ Dillishaw, Demetrious Johnson, Robbie Lawler, Rory MacDonald, Rashad Evans, Krazy Horse, Keith Jardine, Mac Danzig, Urijah Faber, Joe Stevenson, and Diego Sanchez.
King of the Cage recently secured a broadcast deal with the UFC, allowing FIGHTPASS to broadcast all events internationally. They also have the rights domestically one year after each event and the initial airings on MAVTV.
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