Lion Fight has signed a multi-fight deal with Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California and announced the first Muay Thai event for March 27, 2015. The March 27th Lion Fight at Pechanga Resort & Casino will air live on AXS TV starting at 10:00 p.m. ET/7:00 p.m. PT.The next Lion Fight XIX will be on Friday, November the 21st at Foxwoods Resort and Casino in Connecticut. Former world champ Jeri Sitzes hits the comeback trail against Holland’s Chajmaa Bellakhal, replacing injured Caley Reece. Our own Ognjen Topic looks to follow in Ramon Dekkers footsteps in epic match-up with Rungravee Sasiprapa. History could be made in this one. Doors open at 6 pm. Preliminary bouts begin at 7 pm.
LION FIGHT XIX Friday, November 21, 2014 The Fox Theater at Foxwoods Resort CasinoMain Event: Fabio Pinca (FRANCE) vs. Sean Kearney (CANADA) 148 lbs / Fabio is defending his LF Welterweight Title Co-Main Event: Chajmaa Bellakhal (HOLLAND) vs. Jeri Sitzes (USA) 124 lbs. Ognjen Topic (Lodi, NJ) vs. Rungravee Sasiprapa (Surin, THAILAND) – 132 lbs Chris Mauceri (Kingston, NY) vs Coke Chunhawat (Oakland, CA) – 140 lbs Pedro Gonzalez (Gloucester, MA) vs Rungrat Sasiprapa (THAILAND) – 143 lbs Matt Doherty (Boston, MA) vs Julio Pena (Boston, MA) – 135 lbs
Tickets for LION FIGHT XIX are on sale now starting at $25 and are available at the Foxwoods’ Grand Theater. Tickets are also available through Foxwoods.com or by calling the Foxwoods’ Box Office at 800-200-2882 or Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000. LION FIGHT XIX airs live on AXS TV starting at a special time, 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT. Visit LIONFIGHT.com for news, information and event updates, and follow on Twitter @LIONFIGHT.