Tag: promotional

Michael Mcdonald Makes Promotional Debut Against Peter Ligier

LOS ANGELES (November 29, 2017) – Two of Bellator’s top recent free agent signings, Michael McDonald (17-4) and Valerie Letourneau (8-6), will both make their long-awaited promotional debuts during Bellator 191 at Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle, England on Friday, Dec. 15. “Mayday” will take on Peter Ligier (8-1-1) in a bantamweight main event, while…

Tikhonov to Face Kokashvili

March 2, 2016 – Undefeated super bantamweight prospect Vladimir Tikhonov will make his first appearance under the Salita Promotions banner on March 12 in Narva, Estonia. 25-year-old Tikhonov (13-0, 7 KOs) will face Nikoloz Kokashvili (16-2-1, 6 KOs) of Variani, Georgia, in the eight-round main event of a card being held at the Sports Palace…

Justin Jones Returning Home to Battle Gipson

IB-January 25, 2016 – They say you can never go home. But when you’re an undefeated heavyweight fighter they call “Jawbreaker,” you can go anywhere you want. And so, Justin Jones (17-0-1, 10 KOs) will make his fistic return to Louisiana, at the Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel in Charenton, on January 30, to face local…

Promotional Debut of Isao Kobayashi

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (September 29, 2015) – In addition to a stacked main card that features two title fights, the preliminary portion of “Bellator 144: Galvao vs. Dantas 2” at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn., is shaping up to be can’t-miss action. Today Bellator MMA is pleased to announce that a featherweight contest between…

Manuel Avila Extends Promotional Agreement

LOS ANGELES (September 25) – One of the true rising stars in boxing, Manuel “Tino” Avila (18-0, 8 KOs), has extended his promotional contract with Golden Boy Promotions. Fresh off a strong performance against the Cuban Yoandris “El Nino” Salinas on Aug. 8, the newly crowned Interim NABF Super Bantamweight Champion is well on his…