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 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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