AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — Donofrio Entertainment and Impact Fight League have teamed up to bring “The Saint Valentine’s Day Massacre” professional mixed martial arts event to the Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Mich., on Friday, Feb. 18.
Headlining the card will be Detroit’s Brendan Seguin (21-17-1) defending his Impact Fight League middleweight title against Chicago’s Hector “El Toro” Urbina (13-5).
Seguin has been fighting professionally for over a decade and has been in the cage with many of the biggest and most recognizable names in the sport. He is currently riding a three-fight win streak and has stopped his last two opponents in the first round.
His opponent, Hector Urbina, is a King of the Cage and Bellator veteran and has has been in there with the likes of Jason “Mayhem” Miller, Lyman Good and Tim Kennedy. He is coming off a first round TKO of Ira Boyd at Bellator 6 in May 2009.
Joseph Donofrio, President of Donofrio Entertainment, commented on the event:
“The recent UFC event in this same building showed what rabid fans Michigan has for professional MMA. We are going to keep that wonderful momentum going by putting on the kind of show this state deserves. Hector will be hoping to have better luck than the Chicagoans at the first St. Valentine’s Day Massacre.”
The first UFC heavyweight champion and UFC Hall of Famer Mark “The Hammer” Coleman and longtime MMA veteran “Mr. International” Shonie Carter will be special guests to take photos and sign autographs for the fans.
There are a total of 13 fights scheduled for “The Saint Valentine’s Day Massacre” and the best part about it, is if you can not make it there in person to watch the fights, you can watch the whole thing LIVE online in a pay-per-view webcast for only $9.95 at Cagefighting Live (www.cagefightinglive.com).
“The St. Valentine’s Day Massacre” fight card:
- Brendan Seguin vs Hector “El Toro” Urbina
- Victor Torres vs Josh Taveirne
- Jason Fischer vs Andrew Peterson
- Corey O’Dell vs Ryan Scheeper
- Todd Allee vs Aaron Ware
- Josh Burns vs Jeff Kugle
- Jason Davis vs David Savere
- Adam Kelso vs Joshua Taibl
- Joseph Battaglia vs Javon Prewitt
- Tito Jones vs Cody Stevens
- Kyle Propelec vs Ivan Wolshlager
- Terry Davinney vs John Burt
- Tim Farr vs Scott Furgeson Jr.
Fight card is subject to change without notice.
You can learn more about Donofrio Entertainment and Michigan MMA at www.donofriomma.com.