VA Destroyers to Debut at AFL 2

VA Destroyers to Debut at AFL 2

by Ryan MacDonald

The National spotlight will be shone on Virginia Beach on August 25th, 2018 as many of Virginia’s best amateur fighters will team up, under the moniker Virginia Destroyers, to defend their home turf against the Florida Force, comprised of some of the top amateurs currently training out of American Top Team. 

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The Longest 24: Gaudreau, Chung, and Lillard Provide Insight to Time Between Scale and Cage

The Longest 24: Gaudreau, Chung, and Lillard Provide Insight to Time Between Scale and Cage

by Felix Falcon

MMA fighters have two fights. The first with the scale and the second with their opponent. For as long as I have been covering MMA events, I’ve been obsessed with the time in between these two fights. The 24 to 30 hours from when a fighter steps off the scale to the time they get to step into the cage...

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In the Books: Odyssey Fights - Round 2

In the Books: Odyssey Fights - Round 2

by Felix Falcon

Odyssey Fights returned to the State’s capital, last Saturday, November 7th, with their second all-pro card at the Greater Richmond Convention Center. The 10 fight card largely featured young up and coming Pros, a handful of vets, and a main event fight that was equally interesting on paper, as it played out in real life...

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In the Books: Fight Night Challenge 6/27/2015

In the Books: Fight Night Challenge 6/27/2015

by Felix Falcon

Fighters and fans alike literally weathered the storm last Saturday, June 27th, for another Fight Night Challenge in beautiful Downtown Charlottesville, at the Main Street Arena. The night offered 12 entertaining amateur fights, 9 MMA and 3 Muay Thai bouts, including a fight for the FNC Welterweight title and an impromptu Muay Thai title fight...

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In the Books: Fight Night Challenge 4/25/15

In the Books: Fight Night Challenge 4/25/15

by Ryan MacDonald

Charlottesville-based Fight Night Challenge returned to the Main Street

Arena, in Charlottesville, VA, on Saturday, April 25th.  Due to inclement weather that 

caused the cancellation of their February show, this was the amateur promotion’s 

inaugural event of 2015...

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