RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA (April 25, 2016) – King of the Cage, the leader in casino mixed martial arts entertainment, will return to Chinook Winds Casino Resort in Lincoln City, Oregon with another world-class mega-event, headlined by a Heavyweight showdown between DJ Linderman and Fabiano Scherner on Saturday, June 4, 2016.
The Main Event, in the Heavyweight Division, will feature veteran fighter’s DJ “Da Protégé” Linderman from Yreka, California (Dosomthin Athletics) against Fabiano “Pega-Leve” Scherner from Portland, Oregon (Gracie Barra). Linderman, who is one of the top ranked heavyweights, has fought one of the biggest names in MMA. Scherner, who is originally from Brazil, is a legendary Jui Jitsu fighter.
The Co-Main Event in the 170 lb. Welterweight Division will be Fernando “No Mercy” Heredia (2-1) from Tacoma, Washington (Synergy MMA) battling Ryan Walker (6-1) from Portland, Oregon (Gracie Barra).
One of the featured bouts in the Heavyweight Division will be Anthony “The Joker” McDonald from Eugene, Oregon (Team Joker) battling Chris “Hawaiian Punch” Folsom from Tualatin, Oregon (Gracie Barra).
Other featured fights will include:
Kalyn Schwartz vs. Aubrey Thompson
Rafael Brewster vs. Samuel Sprauer
Ryon Harris vs. Isaac Shelton
BJ Sannicolas vs. Steve Lantry
Donnie Johnson vs. Jeremy Tavares
Robert Bergess vs. Nick Biron
Joe Rodriguez vs. Clayton York
Dillon Serr vs. Daniel McElhaney
Skyhawk T. Garcia vs. Evan Schecter
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 be Matt Stainbrook, Matt Slosser, Nathan Noble, Chance Merstiener, Lexi Terramana, Travis Hart and more.
Doors open at 5 pm and Fights at 6 pm. For more information or to purchase tickets, please call 1-888-MAIN-ACT (624-6228) or go online to www.chinookwindscasino.com or in person at the Chinook Winds Casino Resort Box Office. All ages. Event card and schedule are subject to change.
For more information visit www.kingofthecage.com.