WFC 8


WFC 8 - Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Event on June 29, 2013 in Reno, Nevada USA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE? "HEAVYWEIGHTS COLLIDE" Saturday, June 29th, 2013 Grand Sierra Resort Theatre 2500 East 2nd Street Reno, NV All Ages Welcome. Doors open at 7pm. $25 + tax / fees value $35 Cageside $45 VIP Reno, NV Saturday, June 29th Grand Sierra Resort and World Fighting Championships are bringing a Heavyweight World Championship to Northern Nevada. “HEAVYWEIGHTS COLLIDE” will feature ten MMA and Muay Thai fights, including an MMA title fight between two familiar faces, former Nevada Wolf Pack Defensive end, Ryan Coulson and hometown hero, Matt McCrary. The event will be held in Grand Sierra’s Theatre in Reno, NV. Doors open at 7pm, fights start at 8pm “Heavyweights Collide will be the biggest card figuratively and literally that we ever brought to Northern Nevada. Ryan and Matt have what it takes to be the best in the world and we all get to witness that June 29th,” said WFC, President Matt McGovern. Matt McCrary is coming off a first round finish in May and following the win he proposed to his long time girlfriend, Cory in the ring. “Having the opportunity to fight for a title in front of my home town fans here in Reno is special. Win, lose or draw I plan on leaving it all out there!” said Matt McCrary. After being an all Conference defensive end for the Nevada Wolf Pack and a brief career in the NFL with the New England Patriots, Ryan has focused his athletic abilities to MMA full time. He is currently undefeated going into his title fight and plans on keeping it that way. “I’d like to thank Matt McGovern and Grand Sierra Resort for the opportunity to showcase my new talent in Northern Nevada. The support of this community has been unbelievable and I plan on showcasing my new talent for Wolf Pack Fans come Saturday Night!” said Ryan Coulson. Also featured on “Heavyweights Collide,” are locals Memo Vazquez, Adam Hebenstreich, Daniel Reece, Deeken Gossen, and Daniel Reece. Tickets for WFC 8, start at $25 and are available now at Grandsierraresort.com, www.cagetix.com or by calling 702-336-6707. This show is all ages. WFC – World Fighting Championships, Las Vegas, NV sponsors the high-energy sport of MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) For more information please visit us at Worldfightingchampionships.com or Facebook.com/worldfightingchampionships Matt McGovern CEO, WFC WFCFights@gmail.com 702-336-6707 BOUT WEIGHT BLUE CORNER RED CORNER MMA 155lbs Jonathon Ball (0-0) Jon Childress (1-1) Fernley, NV Galaxy Boxing MMA MMA 155lbs Michael Gallardo (1-0) Ryan Eager (0-0) Fernley, NV Fallon MMA 125lbs Dale Jackson (3-5) Spencer Roberts (4-1) ASG Elko, NV MMA 155lb Isiah Culpepper (0-0) Melvin Washington (0-0) ASG 9 Diamonds Fight Team MMA 170 lbs Vinnie Reymus (Debut) Robert Snow (0-1) Reno, NV Galaxy Boxing MMA MMA 135lbs Justin Durham (1-0) Chris Nolasco (2-1) MMA Gold Sacramento, CA Muay Thai 172 lbs Kahn Nguyen (0-0) Darin Souza (0-0) Nevada Muay Thai Galaxy Boxing MMA Reno, NV Yuba City, CA MMA 185 lbs Deken Goosen (Debut) John Cuzi (Debut) Charles Gracie Hangtown MMA Reno, NV Muay Thai 115lbs Andrea Martinez (0-1) Victoria Engberson (0-1) ASG Andy K Muay Thai Moreno Valley Sacramento, CA MMA 185 lbs Daniel Reece (2-1) Gio Mackey (2-2) Charles Gracie Northern Nevada Elite MMA Reno, NV Gardnerville, NV Muay Thai 147 lbs Adam Hebenstreich (1-0) Anthony Gomez (0-0) Nevada Muay Thai Andy K Muay Thai Reno, NV Sacramento, CA Muay Thai 205 lbs Memo Vasquez (1-1) Chad Kelly (0-0) Nevada Muay Thai Elko, NV Reno, NV World Fighting Championships Heavyweight MMA Title Fight HVY Matt McCrary (5-2) Ryan Coulson (2-0) Reno, NV MMA Gold


Matt Mccrary vs. Ryan Coulson  
Matt McCrary
Ryan Coulson
WINNER 
Daniel Reece vs. Giovaughn Mackey
Daniel Reece
WINNER
Giovaughn Mackey
Vinnie Reymus vs. Robert Snow
Vinnie Reymus
Robert Snow
WINNER
Deken Gossett vs. James Barstow
Deken Gossett
WINNER
James Barstow
Jonathon Ball vs. Johnathan Childress
Jonathon Ball
Johnathan Childress
WINNER
Chris Nolasco vs. Justin Durham
Chris Nolasco
Justin Durham
WINNER