Pete Rogers Jr. very excited to be back in action at CES MMA 38

Before Pete Rogers Jr. returns to action against Derek Shorey at CES MMA 38 on September 23 at Foxwoods Resort Casino in his home state of Connecticut, the three-time Bellator MMA vet spoke with How have your preparations been going? My preparations have been going very well. I’ve learned to balance working extremely hard … Read more

UFC heads to Connecticut on September 5, goes up against Bellator

UFC officials have announced that the promotion will return to Connecticut on September 5 for the first time since 2005. The event will take place at the Foxwoods Resort Casino, and tickets will go on sale July 11. The event will air on FOX Sports 1. The most interesting thing about this announcement is that this … Read more

King of the Cage to make East Coast debut at Foxwoods Casino in Connecticut on Sept. 17

King of the Cage (KOTC), a popular mixed martial arts fight promotion company, is proud to present KOTC “No Mercy”, the promotion’s first, live, televised event on the East Coast.

Wilson Reis remains undefeated with win over Henry Martinez – Bellator II official results

Omar De La Cruz defeats Victor Meza at Bellator II

Week two of the twelve week Bellator Fighting Championshis inaugural season went off last night, April 10th, at the Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut.

Fighters took part in the first rounds of a featherweight, lightweight, and welterweight tournament.

Two of three fighters who went into the tournament undefeated, remained so. In the main event, Wilson Reis defeated Henry Martinez with a tough fought unanimous decision moving Reis’s record to 7-0.

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Bellator Fighting Championships week 2

The Bellator Fighting Championships will hold week number two of their twelve week tournament series on Friday, April 10th, at the Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut.

The event will air during prime time on April 11, 2009 on ESPN Deportes.

Bellator II will feature tournament bouts in the Featherweight (145 lbs.), Lightweight (155 lbs.) and Welterweight (170 lbs.) divisions, as well as several non-tournament bouts.

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New Lion’s Den MMA training facility to open in Connecticut

Ken Shamrock’s World Renowned Lion’s Den Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Training Facility to Open in Connecticut

The Most Comprehensive MMA Training Facility of its Kind in Connecticut

Middletown, CT. – October 9, 2008 – Ken Shamrock’s Lion’s Den Middletown, Connecticut’s premier 16,000 square foot Mixed Martial Arts training and fitness center, will be celebrating its grand opening the weekend of November 1st. This impressive multi-level state-of-the-art facility has over 14,000 square feet of training space, with top of the line cardio and weight training equipment, over 60 hanging bags for conditioning, two professional boxing rings, a full size competition hexagon for mixed martial arts and two large areas of mat space for grappling and striking, which includes a 1,200 square foot caged in mat area. In addition, Lion’s Den Middletown has unrivaled amenities, such as full locker rooms, a phenomenal pro-shop stacked with name brand training gear and MMA apparel, a juice bar and lounge area in which to re-fuel, as well as a convenient in-house internet café.

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