Revolution Fight League “Maximum Impact” results & photos

PRO MMA (promma.info) was on hand at Revolution Fight League’s “Maximum Impact” card held this past Saturday, June 27, 2009, at the Horseshoe Casino in New Albany, Ind.

A sell out crowd of over 3000 fans were in attendance to see Ron “The Monster” Sparks of Louisville MMA crowned the new RFL Super Heavyweight Champion with a unanimous decision victory over Clarksville, Tenn.’s Johnathan Ivey in the main event.

Both guys were looking to land the big punch early and it was Ivey who landed some good combos first. However, toward the end of the first round Sparks opened up with combinations and knee strikes that had Ivey backing up to take the round.

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“Revolution Fight League: Maximum Impact” takes place June 27 in Hammond, Indiana

The Revolution Fight League based out of Louisville, Ky., will be holding its first event of 2009, “Maximum Impact,” at Harrah’s Horseshoe Casino in Hammond, Ind. this Sat., June 27.

Headlining the card will be a heavyweight bout between Clarksville, Tenn.’s Johnathan Ivey *(38-21) and Louisville MMA’s Ron “The Monster” Sparks, who comes in with an undefeated **7-0 record.

Ivey, while not boasting the best record, has fought many of the world’s top heavyweights including UFC veterans Dan Severn, Ricco Rodriguez and Jake O’Brien just to name a few.

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PRO MMA Southeast Spotlight: a talk with Revolution Fight League Promoter Tom Keeton

Revolution Fight League’s “Maximum Impact” takes place Saturday June 27th at the Horseshoe Casino in Hammond, Ind. The event is headlined with a heavyweight showdown between undefeated Ron “The Monster” Sparks and seasoned veteran Johnathan Ivey. UFC lightweight Junie Browning and former UFC Lightweight Champion Jens Pulver are scheduled to appear as special guests.

PRO MMA (promma.info) recently had the chance to talk with Revolution Fight League Promoter Tom Keeton to learn more about the Southeastern-based MMA promotion, how many events he has planned for this year, and what UFC legend he was hanging out with during Kentucky Derby weekend. Also, what does a Power Ranger have to do with the RFL?

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