Mike Campbell wins in main event at “WCF 8” on Sept. 26 – full results

Photo courtesy of WCF - Mike Campbell lands a head kick on Mike Medrano in the WCF 8 main event.
Photo courtesy of WCF - Mike Campbell lands a head kick on Mike Medrano in the WCF 8 main event.

On Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009, World Championship Fighting returned to the Shriners Auditorium in Wilmington, Mass. with “WCF 8.” Headlining the sold-out event was WEC veteran Mike Campbell taking on Mike Medrano. Campbell ended up finishing Medrano via ground-and-pound just 3:12 into the opening round and improving his record to 5-2.

The Ultimate Fighter: Heavyweights contestant Kimbo Slice served as special guest at the event, signing autographs and taking photos with the fans.  Here are the official results from “WCF 8:”

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Kimbo Slice at WCF 8 this Saturday night

TUF 10 heavyweight Kimbo Slice will be at WCF 8.

Internet Fighting Legend, MMA Superstar, and current competitor on this season of the UFC’s Ultimate Fighter Reality show, Kimbo Slice will be in attendance for WCF 8 on September 26, 2009, which is set to be held at the Shriner’s Auditorium in Wilmington, MA.

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Full Fight Card:
Mike Campbell (Sit Yod Tong) vs. Mike Medrano (Team Rhino)
Dan Bonnell (Renzo Gracie NH) vs. Josh LaBerge (Gillette)
John Benoit (Renzo Gracie NH) vs. Hitalo Machado (ATT)
Dennis Olsen (Gracie Barra NH) vs. Ryan Schieding (Burgess)
Kevin Corrigan (USMMA) vs. Saul Almeida (Rivera MMA)
Jim Pitner (USMMA) vs. James Boran (Rivera MMA)
Joe McGann (USMMA) vs. Jason Dublin (Dublin Fight Factory)
Lev Kamenetsky (White Water MMA) vs. Joel Ly (Guy Chase)
Aniss Alhajjajy (BTT) vs. Brent Reed ( ATT)
Jeremy Ross (Link) vs. Jon Sola (Burgess)
John Lemke (Irish) vs. Steve Beck
Andrew Montanez vs. Noah Weisman (BJJ Revolution)
John Ortolani (Gracie Barra NH) vs. Travis Lerchen (Wai-Kru)

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Full fight card and brand new promo video for WCF 8 – Event takes place Sept. 26

Boston, Mass. September 9, 2009 – World Championship Fighting today announced their full fight card for their September 26th show at the Shriners Auditorium in Wilmington, Mass. The card is stacked with talent from top to bottom, and features 14 Professional fights, and is expected to have several current UFC fighters in attendance. With celebrities like “The King of Queens” Kevin James attending WCF 7, you never know who you may run into at WCF 8!

WCF 8 – Full Fight Card:

Mike Campbell (Sit Yod Tong) vs. Mike Medrano (Team Rhino)
John Benoit (Renzo NH) vs. Hitalo Machado (ATT)
Dennis Olsen (Gracie Barra NH) vs. Ryan Schieding (Burgess)
Dan Bonnell (Premier Fight Team) vs. Josh LaBerge (Gillette)
Joe McGann (USMMA) vs. Jason Dublin (Dublin Fight Factory)
Kevin Corrigan (USMMA) vs. Saul Almeida (Rivera MMA)
Aniss Alhajjajy (BTT) vs. Brent Reed (ATT)
Jeremy Ross (Link) vs. Jon Sola (Burgess)
Damien Trites (Wai-Kru) vs. Noah Wiseman (BJJ Revolution)
John Ortolani (Gracie Barra NH) vs. Igor Makasins (Guy Chase)
Jim Pitner (USMMA) vs. James Boran (Rivera MMA)
Lev Kamenetski (White Water MMA) vs. Joel Ty (Guy Chase)
Luke Corona (Bombsquad) vs. Luke Douglas (Guy Chase)
John Lemke (Irish) vs. Steve Beck

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More fights announced for WCF 8 on Sept. 26

Boston Mass. Sept. 1, 2009 – World Championship Fighting today announced more fights for their September 26th show at the Shriners Auditorium in Wilmington, Mass.

Local 7 Iron Worker, and frequent WCF Fighter John Benoit takes yet another tough fight when he takes on American Top Team’s Hitalo Machado. Benoit was very impressive in his recent win at WCF 7 over Damien Trites, and he looks to keep the train rolling against Machado. Machado makes his WCF debut, but is no stranger to the local fans. He’s a Brazilian jiu-jitsu brown belt, and is also an accomplished striker. This highly anticipated fight is sure to please.

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World Championship Fighting announces four featured bouts for Sept. 26

Boston Mass. August 12, 2009 – World Championship Fighting today announced four featured fights for their September 26th show at the Shriners Auditorium in Wilmington, Mass.

In what promises to be a war, WEC Veteran Mike Campbell makes his return to World Championship Fighting when he takes on the ultra-tough brawler, Mike Medrano.

When Campbell last fought for WCF, he was victorious in the night’s main event, knocking out Rich Moskowitz in les than 90 seconds. Both fighters have shown in their previous fights that they have the punching power to end the fight in an instant. You definitely don’t want to blink in this one!

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World Championship Fighting’s “WCF 7” results

On June 27, 2009 World Championship Fighting presented what many fans are calling their best fight card ever, live from the Shriner’s Auditorium in Wilmington, Mass.

The WCF 7 main event featured two of New England’s best middleweights in Woody Weatherby from Renzo Gracie NH and Dan Keefe, from Brickhouse Fight Team.

The fight was a war from start to finish with Keefe controlling most of the action, and Weatherby landing the cleaner strikes.

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Dan Lauzon wins seventh straight at WCF 5

Dan “the Upgrade” Lauzon, brother of TUF veteran and UFC lightweight contender, Joe Lauzon, fought in the main event at World Championship Fighting’s WCF 5 on November 14, 2008 at the Aleppo Shriners Auditorium in Wilmington, Massachusetts.

Lauzon was able to put together his seventh straight victory and he did it in just 45 seconds into the first round with a TKO over Justin Hammertrum. The loss for Hammertrum drops his record below.500.

Dan Lauzon is still the youngest fighter ever to appear on a UFC card. He was only 18 when he faced Spencer Fisher back at UFC 64 in 2006.

Lauzon will get a considerable “upgrade” in competition in his next bout when he faces former IFL standout, Chris Horodecki on the January 24 Affliction card in Anaheim, California.

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Dan “The Upgrade” Lauzon to fight at WCF 5 on Nov.14

UFC veteran, Dan “The Upgrade” Lauzon will return to the ring against Justin “Sledge” Hammerstrom on Nov. 14, 2008 as World Championship Fighting (WCF) visits Aleppo Shriners Auditorium in Wilmington, Massachusetts.

Lauzon is on a very impressive six fight win streak and although he has a fight already scheduled with Chris Horodecki on an early 2009 pay-per-view, he wanted to take this fight with Hammerstrom to help keep his momentum going.

“I’ve fought for them [WCF] three times now and they take great care of me, and I love fighting for them in front of their fans and my friends and family. These (Boston) fans really are the best sports fans in the world.”

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MMA returns to Boston with WCF 5 in November

Boston, Mass. – World Championship Fighting returns to the Boston area for its fourth show of the 2008 season! Come see local MMA superstars John Benoit, Dan Bonnell, Nate Kittredge, Justin Torrey and more! More news about this show to be announced soon. Get your tickets now!

The action comes to you live Friday, November 14, 2008 at the Aleppo Shriners Auditorium in Wilmington, Mass. Mark your calendars now and don’t miss this opportunity to catch the hottest Mixed Martial Arts action on the East Coast! We’ll see you at the fights!

About World Championship Fighting:  World Championship Fighting is a Boston based company specializing in live Mixed Martial Arts events. With major media coverage by ESPN, NBCsports.com and HDNet, World Championship Fighting has established itself as the premiere Mixed Martial Arts organization on the East Coast. Founded in June of 2006, World Championship Fighting continues to raise the bar of excellence in live Mixed Martial Arts events.

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Sam Hoger returns with TKO win at WCF

In Boston, Mass. on Sept 19th 2008, World Championship Fighting produced its fourth show in the past year. The night started off with a special autograph session including UFC Fighters: Marcus “the Irish Hand Grenade” Davis, Kenny “KenFlo” Florian, Joe “J-Lau” Lauzon, Dan “The Upgrade” Lauzon, WEC featherweight contender Josh “The Fluke” Grispi and Internet Legend Sean “The Gladiator” Gannon the only man to beat Kimbo Slice.

In the main event it was the return of UFC veteran and Ultimate Fighter Season 1 “favorite” Sam “The Alaskan Assassin” Hoger. It was a short night as Hoger quickly landed a kick to late replacement Jason Doloff’s face which stunned Doloff and allowed Hoger to follow up with a perfect shot that sent Doloff to the canvas. The referee stepped in and stopped the fight giving Hoger a TKO win in round one. This was Hoger’s first fight in over sixteen months and it was great showing for him.

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