The event, simply titled “Texas”, will be King of the Cage’s 223rd show. The organization has promoted 2,419 official professional bouts during its nearly 12 year tenure.
“KOTC: Texas” will feature 11 matches including a welterweight championship main event between current KOTC 170-pound champ Quinn Mulhern (14-1) vs. Anselmo Martinez (6-3).
Mulhern is currently riding a six fight win streak in the KOTC, most recently having defeated Garret Davis via unanimous decision at “KOTC: Black Ops” back in December. Martinez last fought in Oct. 2010, scoring a first round submission over Tim Stout.
Also featured on this card is UFC Hall of Famer and MMA godfather Dan “The Beast” Severn (98-16-7), who will take on Lubbock native Aaron Garcia (3-3) in a heavyweight showdown.
Here is the complete “Texas” fight card:
- Quinn Mulhern vs Anselmo Martinez
- Josh Hill vs Jerry Hinojosa
- Zach Haney vs Donnie Frye
- Javier Rubio vs Aaron Cantu
- Daniel Severn vs Aaron Garcia
- Ulpiano Malachias vs Eric Rodriguez
- Patrick Dixon vs William Albrecht
- Jeremiah Castillo vs Matthew Espinoza
- Joshua Luna vs Mark Martinez
- Joel Traves vs Andenilson Clementino
- Nathan Torrez vs Michael Casteel
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