Lion Fight 20 Presents Official Weigh-In Event and Kevin Ross Autograph Signing This Week
Posted on February 16 2015
Courtesy of lionfight.com - February 16th, 2015
Lion Fight 20 Presents Official Weigh-In Event and Kevin Ross Autograph Signing This Week At Foxwoods Resort Casino's Fox Theatre.
TICKETS ON SALE NOW THROUGH Foxwoods.com
LION FIGHT 20 Airs Live on AXS TV at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT
Las Vegas, NV – It’s Fight Week for Lion Fight Promotions and Muay Thai fans are counting down the days before the world-class main event this Friday between reigning Lion Fight Welterweight Champion Jorina Baars and Chantal Ughi. Also on tap is the co-main event clash between Chris Mauceri and Thai fighter Sittisak in a men’s 143 lbs. full Muay Thai rules bout.
Before all the action gets underway, Lion Fight is holding the official weigh-ins Thursday, and as a special attraction, a free and open to the public autograph session with current Super Lightweight Champion Kevin Ross.
The LION FIGHT 20 weigh-ins and Kevin Ross autograph session will take place at Foxwoods Resort Casino’s Fox Theater.
The LION FIGHT 20 Official Weigh-In event takes place in the Fox Theater this Thursday, February 19 starting at 3:30 p.m. ET. Fighters go on scale at 4:00 p.m. ET.
Kevin Ross’ autograph session is Friday, February 20 starting at 6:00 p.m. ET outside the entrance to the Fox Theatre.
Doors for LION FIGHT 20 open at 6:00 p.m. ET and the first bout starts at 7:00 p.m. ET.
Tickets for LION FIGHT 20 are on sale now through Foxwoods.com or by calling the Foxwoods’ Box Office at 800-200-2882 or Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000. Tickets are also available by visiting the Foxwoods Resort Casino box office.
LION FIGHT 20 airs live on AXS TV starting at a special time, 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT. The broadcast will feature play-by-play and color commentary by UFC Hall of Famer Pat Miletich alongside renowned sports commentator Michael “The Voice” Schiavello.
The live televised card for LION FIGHT 20 also includes east coast favorites Tim Amorim, Caleb Archer, Tom Evans, Julio Pena, and west coast signed fighters Jason Andrada and Gaston Bolanos. The main card includes:
123 lbs. Bout: Jason Andrada (Las Vegas, NV) vs. John Nofer (Philadelphia, PA)
143 lbs. Bout: Gaston Bolanos (Dublin, CA) vs. Caleb Archer (New York, NY)
140 lbs. Bout: Tom Evans (Central Falls, RI) vs. Julio Pena (Boston, MA)
135lbs. Bout: Tim Amorim (Philadelphia, PA) vs. Bryce Lawrence (Naples, FL)
*All bouts live and subject to change
About Lion Fight Promotions
Based in Las Vegas, Nevada, Lion Fight Promotions, LLC is the world’s premier Muay Thai organization. Founded in 2010 by owner and Chief Executive Officer Scott Kent, Lion Fight is the most active promoter of Muay Thai events and stands as the largest standup combat sports organization in North America. Sponsored by Singha Beer, the exclusive and official beer of Lion Fight, its full Muay Thai rules events are televised live nationally to over 45 million homes as part of AXS TV’s long-running Friday Night Fights series. The first-ever professional combat sports organization to be included on the UFC International Fight Week schedule of events, Lion Fight is dedicated to growing Muay Thai in America and to presenting world-class events stacked with the best fighters in the sport.
About AXS TV Fights
AXS TV Fights presents more LIVE mixed martial arts and kickboxing events than any other television network with 40+ LIVE world-class fight cards each year. “The Voice” Michael Schiavello and five-time MMA world champion Pat Miletich call all the action as champions, challengers, and top prospects take center stage every Friday night at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT. AXS TV Fights can be found online, on Facebook and on Twitter. AXS TV is widely distributed in the U.S. via AT&T U-verse, Charter, Comcast/Xfinity, DIRECTV, DISH, Suddenlink, Verizon FiOS, and other cable, satellite and telco providers. The network is also carried in Canada and the Caribbean.
About Foxwoods ® Resort Casino
Foxwoods Resort Casino is one of the premier entertainment destinations in the Northeast. As the largest resort casino in North America, Foxwoods offers a vast array of gaming in six casinos; AAA Four-Diamond hotels, restaurants from gourmet to express, world-renowned spas, awarding-winning golf, state-of-the-art theaters, and exclusive retailers. Perfect for both recreation and business, Foxwoods provides modern and versatile convention and meeting space to infuse new life into any meeting or event. Foxwoods Resort Casino is owned and operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation. For a comprehensive look at Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation visit Foxwoods.com.