Empire Rising - Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Event on October 14, 2016 in Verona, New York USA

The Turning Stone Resort and Casino will become one of the first venues in New York state to host professional Mixed Martial Arts fights. Combate Americas and Tuff-N-Uff will be making their east coast debuts at the Turning Stone Events Center on Friday, October 14th. Combate-Americas, the first U.S. Hispanic MMA sports franchise, will present a six-fight card, while Las Vegas-based Tuff-N-Uff will present six amateur fights. “Turning Stone has become known for hosting some of most legendary live sporting events in the country, from golf to boxing, and now mixed martial arts,” said Ray Halbritter, Oneida Nation Representative and Nation Enterprises CEO. “On October 14, we will continue that legacy of bringing the best, most highly-anticipated events to our region.”


Directions: Tickets for the event are on sale now here. Tickets can be purchased at the Turning Stone Box Office, by calling 877-833 SHOW or online at Ticketmaster. $75 (ringside) / $65 / $50 / $35 Tickets go on sale September 2 @ 10 a.m. Call the Box Office: 1.877.833.SHOW (7469) Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

Event Information


AJ Panek
Michael Diorio
WINNER
3-1-0
Record
1-4-0
6′ 3″
Height
5′ 10″
265 lbs.
Weight
215 lbs.
Decision
(Split Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (3x3x3)
Alex Potts
WINNER
Mike Taylor
1-1-0
Record
3-2-0
5′ 9″
Height
5′ 10″
135 lbs.
Weight
135 lbs.
TKO/RSC
(Referee Stoppage from Strikes) in the 2nd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (3x3x3)
Jeremy Stewart
WINNER
Nolan Brant
5-2-0
Record
4-2-0
5′ 11″
Height
6′ 2″
170 lbs.
Weight
170 lbs.
KO
(Strike) in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (3x3x3)
JD Tyrrell
WINNER
Dustin Sleight
3-2-0
Record
0-2-0
6′ 2″
Height
5′ 9″
205 lbs.
Weight
215 lbs.
TKO/RSC
(Referee Stoppage from Strikes) in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (3x3x3)
Kevin Soto-Martinez
Grant Kabol
WINNER
0-1-0
Record
6-1-0
5′ 8″
Height
5′ 8″
125 lbs.
Weight
125 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (3x3x3)