In the Books: EWC9: Takeover

In the Books: EWC9: Takeover

by Felix Falcon

On Saturday, February 6th, the folks at the Elite Warrior Challenge had the whole floor of the Salem Civic Center covered with both a full size boxing ring and their 30-foot circular cage side by side. It was reminiscent of the recent Bellator "Dynamite" show they co-promoted with Glory Kickboxing. The arena itself is pretty fascinating, while it's an older building, the layout is super conducive for viewing combat sports. The seats on both sides of the arena are deceptively intimate regardless of how far from the cage you actually are. Just in case, the promotion also put up two big projection screens to ensure there's not a bad seat in the house...

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Elite Warrior Challenge 9: Takeover Preview & Weigh in Results

Elite Warrior Challenge 9: Takeover Preview & Weigh in Results

by Felix Falcon

The Salem Civic Center will once again be the home for Southwestern VA's growing promotion Elite Warrior Challenge, Saturday, February 6th. This event was supposed to take place two weeks ago, but due to the historic snow storm that covered most of the state, they were forced to postpone the event. Although the rescheduling affected some of the original lineup, EWC 9 still has a line up of 9 Pro MMA fights with some Pro Boxing and Pro Muay Thai bouts in the under card as well... 

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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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Greg Walker: On a Road to Glory

Greg Walker: On a Road to Glory

by Ryan MacDonald

February 6th will mark a historic day in Virginia combat sports.  Glory World Series will make its’ first venture into the Old Dominion.  The Hampton Coliseum, in Hampton, VA, will be the site of the promotion's 19th show.  The World’s premier kickboxing league will bring with it all the glitz and glamour that fans have been used to seeing and will once again be televised on Spike TV...

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In the Books: SFL17-War Zone

In the Books: SFL17-War Zone

By Monica Hunsaker

Spartyka Fight League XVII: War Zone filled Norfolk’s Ted Constant Convocation Center with excitement Saturday night. The league’s action-packed show did not disappoint as competitors fought to challenge 3 title-holders and fill a vacant title. In the end, all 3 champions were successful in defending their titles and a new Light Heavyweight champion was named...

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