July 19th, 2013 is a night that may very well live in infamy, especially to the men and women, the fight fans, of the Logan Valley. The Jaffa Mosque throw down was scheduled to have twelve MMA fights and at bell time, only three were given the green light to go by the Pennsylvania State Athletic Commission.
July 19th was dripping in the worst-case-scenarios that any fight promotion could have expected: contract disputes, guys not making weight and the State Athletic Commission not approving guys to fight. Fighters were angry, fans were angry and the media had the difficult job of having to report on the downturn of an event that they had very high hopes for. Speculation ran rampant that Valley Fight League may be forced to stop promoting. Continue reading “Valley Fight League Rebounding From Altoona Disaster; VFL 43 to Take Place in October”
Altoona, PA – Reports are running rampant right now about the fight card scheduled for tonight at the Jaffa Mosque in Altoona, Pennsylvania for Valley Fight League’s 42nd installment and their seventh in the “Broad Avenue Brawler’s” series.
The first reports received by the Cage Nation TV newsroom is that Altoona veteran Ryan “Goose Lee” Glunt has been promoted to the main event against Matthew Dean. The main event had been promoted as Eli Garshnick vs. Bellator veteran Shedrick Goodridge until today. No word is available on what happened to the Garshnick vs. Goodridge bout. Continue reading “VFL 42 Meltdown; Glunt vs. Dean Promoted to Main Event”
The speculation is over: Complete Devastation MMA will return to the Logan Valley Region on November 16th, 2013 at the Jaffa Mosque. The date and venue have been confirmed by the official facebook page of Complete Devastation MMA today. Continue reading “CONFIRMED: Complete Devastation’s Next Event is November 16th at the Jaffa Mosque”
Word had begun circulating on Facebook last night that Valley Fight League (VFL) would be returning to Altoona, Pennsylvania; as of this moment, we can confirm that VFL promoter Lionel Royer has added the event, VFL 42: Broad Avenue Brawlers, to MixedMartialArts.Com for a date of July 19th, 2013. Continue reading “Valley Fight League Returning to Altoona With VFL 42”