Cage Campaign Entertainment Brings Fighters Source

Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 12:00 P.M.

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Cage Campaign Entertainment Brings Fighters Source’s MMA Season to Peoria!

 

This Saturday, February 15th at the Peoria Civic Center

 

February 11th (Peoria, IL)- Fighters Source® unveiled their 2014 amateur MMA season on January 19th, which includes a 14 episode TV series that will be nationally broadcasted as they continue their global campaign for Olympic recognition. Last year Fighters Source® as a promotion company produced the first international amateur MMA team competition “Fighters Source® World Championship” in Boras, Sweden and then “Kings of New York”, the first fully sanctioned amateur MMA show to come to Manhattan in over 17 years. “Now that Fighters Source® is a League, we have the flexibility we need. Fighters Source’s goal is to touch every part of the country, from the east coast to west coast of America” Anthony Medina, CEO, Fighters Source®, LLC.

 

 On February 15, 2014 at the SMG managed Peoria Civic Center, 201 S. West Jefferson Ave. Peoria, IL, will host the kick off for the Fighters Source® inaugural season with the hometown team Chicago Havoc vs. Miami Punch.  Tickets are onsale now. General admission seats are $28, reserved floor seat tickets are $38. Tickets can be purchased at Ticketmaster.com, the Peoria Civic Center box office, all Ticketmaster locations or by phone at 1(800)745-3000. VIP tables are available by calling Beau Sutherland at (309)680-3519.

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Eight promotions from across the country have emerged. Producing a roster of their areas best male

fighters at 135lbs, 145lbs, 155lbs, 170lbs, 185lbs, 205lbs and females fighters at 125lbs, 135lbs. These teams will compete in a national circuit where only the winners move on to the MMA World Challenge. “What we are doing, is looking for the best amateur promotions groups throughout the country” Adam Sandoval, Director of Compliance and Licensing,

Fights Source, LLC.

 

Six men and two women will earn a chance to represent the USA in their journey, as these teams travel the nation competing in 8 major markets, airing in over 100+ million homes due to the Fighters Source® recent signing with United Fight Alliance (UFA) Network. United Fight Alliance (UFA) Network is a group of four television networks airing in 100+ million homes nationally alone, and a combined 130 million homes, nationally and internationally. This will be the first time ever an amateur

sports league will be majorly broadcast into homes and businesses. Fighters Source® plans to produce and broadcast amateur Mixed Martial Arts events from around the country. Giving us all an opportunity to watch this major step for amateur fighters as they prepare themselves for the pros.

 

“We have seen Mr. Medina's work in the past and have been impressed not only with his product but also with Fighter’s Source’s longterm goals and vision.” Jordan “Jay” Adam, CEO, United Fight Alliance (UFA) Network. Battle Arena, UK will host the London MMA World Challenge on September 27, 2014 where USA vs. UK and 10 more countries will compete to crown true world champions. Not only will Fighters Source® fighters and sponsors now have the opportunity to be seen nationally in homes and business across the country, but this brings Fighters Source® is one step closer to its goal of bringing Mixed Martial Arts to the Olympics. This will also set the bar for other properly sanctioned amateur promotions as far as safety, quality and professionalism.

 

Check with your local cable and satellite provider for show listings in your area. For

more information on Fighters Source® events and to inquire about fighting in our league or for sponsorship information please visit us at www.fighterssource.com or contact us at

305-714-9423 / info@fighterssource.com.

 

 

 

The Peoria Civic Center, an SMG managed facility, is an entertainment and convention venue that contributes significantly to the economic impact on the downtown Peoria area.  For the most up-to-date event information, please check us out on the web at http://www.PeoriaCivicCenter.com.

 

Founded in 1977, SMG provides management services to more than 230 public assembly facilities including convention and exhibition centers, arenas, stadiums, theatres, performing arts centers, equestrian facilities, science centers and a variety of other venues. With facilities across the globe, SMG manages more than 14.4 million square feet of exhibition space and over 1.75 million sports and entertainment seats. As the recognized global industry leader, SMG provides venue management, sales, marketing, event booking and programming, construction and design consulting, and pre-opening services for such landmark facilities as McCormick Place & Soldier Field in Chicago, Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco, Houston’s Reliant Park and the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. SMG also offers food and beverage operations through its concessions, catering and special events division, SAVOR, currently servicing more than 100 accounts worldwide. For more information visit www.smgworld.com.

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