In the Books: Cowboy Fight Series 1

In the Books:  Cowboy Fight Series 1

When Donald Cerrone is in town, he draws a crowd.  That was the hope of Donald and his new fight promotion, Cowboy Fight Series, anyway.  Saturday night, January 26th saw a who’s who of local and Regional fighters, coaches and promoters converge to the Ernst Cultural Center on the Annandale campus of Northern Virginia Community College, to kick off Donald’s brand new venture.

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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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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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In the Books: Fight Night Challenge 9/20/14

In the Books: Fight Night Challenge 9/20/14

by Felix Falcon

*Fight card subject to change.

Every promotion, no matter how big or small, lives by that disclaimer. It is as natural a part of the sport as it is a source of copious amounts of stress for fighters to pull out of fights. As I was making my way to the Main Street Arenain Charlottesville last Saturday, September 20th, I ran intoDavid Morris, one of the promoters for Fight Night Challenge. In conversation, he explained he had a tough time putting together this card. He had around 20 different fighters pull out of their fights for a plethora of different reasons. Even at that time (two or so hours before the show started) they had a fighter apparently driving from West Virginia set to fight Randy Fitzgerald, but had not heard from him thus far...

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In the Books: Fight Night Challenge 7/19/14

In the Books: Fight Night Challenge 7/19/14

by Ryan MacDonald

Fight Night Challenge returned to the Main Street Arena, in Charlottesville, VA, on Saturday night, July 19th.  Central Virginia fight fans were treated to a 14-fight card, combining amateur Muay Thai and amateur MMA.  There were no belts on the line, but a fresh crop of new faces emerged victorious, coupled with some familiar veterans...

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