LIVE MMA, Muay Thai & BJJ Friday, MARCH 4th,2016
Las Vegas, NV
– World Fighting Championships
and Eastside Cannery Casino & Hotel
are teaming up to present WFC 48 on Friday, March 4th,2016.
WFC 48 will feature MMA, Muay Thai
, and BJJ
fights, including two WFC World Title bouts.
The Mixed Martial Arts portion will be headlined with a Welterweight Championship contest between Hayes Haymaker Christensen
and Patrick Branch.
Before the pair vie for the coveted 170lb strap, a double decker portion of Heavyweight fights will be served. Undefeated titans Hanalei Baisa
and Shane Mapatis
take on each other. Rey Salceda, Vladimir Martinez, Mario Huerta,
and many more will round out the MMA portion for the evening.
Perhaps the most exciting aspect of MMA is standing slug-outs and WFC is providing just that, in the form of 6 Muay Thai
bouts! Bryce Gonzalez
will go toe to toe with Tofilua Mika
in a featherweight affair. Then WFC Muay Thai Gold will be on the line when Eric Watts
does battle with Vlad Sokolov
for he 175lbs Muay Thai Belt.
WFC will also feature local favorite, Mike Lavell in his Muay Thai debut.
MMA, Muay Thai and now Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Black Belt Rafael Domingos
, Brown Belts: Also Robert Drysdale’s Gym
representatives Rene Lopez
and Black belt Marcelo Nunes
will search for submission as well.
Tickets to the event start at $25, and are sold through WFCFights.com
or at the Eastside Cannery box office. Fans are encouraged to buy tickets early, as the best seats tend to sell out early
The official WFC 48 Weigh-in will take place on Thursday, March 3rd inside the Eastside Cannery Casino & Hotel located at 5255 Boulder Hwy Las Vegas, NV 89122 at 5:30 PM. The weigh-ins are free and open to the public with fans encouraged to attend and support their fighters.
Doors to the Eastside Events Center open at 5:00 P.M. on fight night. First fight starts at 6:00 P.M.
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World Fighting Championships
(702) 336- 6707