Shogun Fights - Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Event on October 24, 2009 in Baltimore, Maryland USA

On Saturday October 24, 2009 at 7:00 PM Shogun Fights will hold our inaugural, professional MMA event at the 1st Mariner Arena in Baltimore, Maryland. This is the first ever MMA event held in Maryland. All fights on this card are pro only. The card is subject to change. Tickets for the momentous occasion will be made available on Friday, August 28, 2009 and can be purchased through the 1st Mariner Arena box office, 410-547-SEAT, and all Ticketmaster outlets. Prices are based on seat location and range from $25 for general admission to $250 for tickets which include a meet and greet with the fighters, VIP catered dinner and seating in the first three rows. The VIP catered dinner starts at 5:00 PM. Special Guests will be at the meet and greet (Renzo Gracie, Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone(WEC), Kurt Pelligrino(UFC), Leonard Garcia(WEC) and we hope to add more.).


Directions: From North (York, Harrisburg, Central PA and N. Central Baltimore County): * Take 1-83 South to I-695/ I-83 towards Baltimore. * Continue to Exit 23 (I-83 South, Jones Falls Expressway) * Take I-83 South to downtown Baltimore. * Turn right onto Lombard Street. Continue passing over South, Calvert, Charles the Arena is located on your right just beyond Hopkins/Sharp Street. From Western MD and Points West: * Take I-68 (National Freeway), to I-70 E, to I-695 (Balt. Beltway). * Merge right onto I-695 (toward Glen Burnie). * Take 95 North towards Baltimore then 395 towards Downtown. * Stay straight on Howard Street (do not bend towards Conway St.) you will see the Arena ahead three blocks on your right. From Reisterstown, Westminster and Hanover, PA areas: * Take MD 140 (from Westminster area) or MD 30 (from Hanover area) to I-795. * Take I-795 to I-695 (Balto. Beltway). * Take I-695 towards Towson to Exit 23. * Take I-83 South to downtown. From Northeast Maryland, Delaware and Points North: * South on I-95 through the Fort McHenry Tunnel; take Exit 53 at I-395. * Stay straight on Howard Street (do not bend towards Conway St.) you will see the Arena ahead three blocks on your right. From Annapolis and Eastern Shore: * From Bay Bridge, west on US 50/301 to I-97. Continue on I-97/MD 3; at interchange with I-695 (Balto. Beltway), bear right to ramp leading to westbound I-695. Continue on I-695 to Exit 7 (MD 295/B-W Pkwy) to Exit 11 (I-95). Take either MD 295 North into downtown Baltimore or I-95 North to Exits 53 (I-395). Stay straight on Howard Street (do not bend towards Conway St.) you will see the Arena ahead three blocks on your right. From Washington D.C., Virginia and Points South: * Take MD 295 (B-W Pkwy//Russell St.) to downtown Baltimore. As an alternative take I-95 North. * Use Exit 53 (I-395). Stay straight on Howard Street (do not bend towards Conway St.) you will see the Arena ahead three blocks on your right. Parking: There are approximately 23,000 parking spaces in the general vicinity, and an 850-car garage attached to the facility on Howard Street for the convenience of patron parking.

Event Information


James Hettes
WINNER
Steven Baker
11-3-0
Record
3-9-0
5′ 9″
Height
5′ 10″
155 lbs.
Weight
150 lbs.
Submission
(Arm Bar) in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Rick Desper
Bret Thomas
WINNER
3-4-0
Record
5-6-0
5′ 5″
Height
5′ 10″
135 lbs.
Weight
145 lbs.
Decision
(Majority Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Judge 1 scored it 28-28. Judge 2 scored it 28-29. Judge 3 scored it 28-29.
Jacob Kirwan
WINNER
Brad Pole
9-5-0
Record
2-5-0
5′ 10″
Height
5′ 7″
155 lbs.
Weight
160 lbs.
Submission
(Guillotine Choke) in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Ryan Mackin
WINNER
Joe Kelso
4-2-0
Record
1-7-0
5′ 7″
Height
5′ 8″
145 lbs.
Weight
145 lbs.
Submission
(Keylock) in the 2nd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Joey Kirwan
WINNER
Daniel Root
8-6-0
Record
9-4-0
5′ 11″
Height
5′ 10″
192 lbs.
Weight
165 lbs.
Submission
(Choke) in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Steve De Angelis
WINNER
Lazar Stojadinovic
10-8-0
Record
12-7-0
5′ 6″
Height
5′ 7″
145 lbs.
Weight
155 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Judge 1 scored it 30-27. Judge 2 scored it 30-27. Judge 3 scored it 30-27.
Mike Paschall
WINNER
Scott Ayres
1-1-0
Record
0-5-0
5′ 11″
Height
6′ 0″
170 lbs.
Weight
165 lbs.
TKO/RSC
(Referee Stoppage from Strikes) in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Carey Vanier Sr.
WINNER
Paul Mann
9-5-0
Record
4-5-0
5′ 10″
Height
5′ 11″
155 lbs.
Weight
180 lbs.
TKO/RSC
(Referee Stoppage from Strikes) in the 2nd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Dave Daniecki
WINNER
Wade Drake
7-1-0
Record
0-4-0
6′ 0″
Height
6′ 1″
190 lbs.
Weight
186 lbs.
Submission
(Choke) in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Cody Donovan
WINNER
Joe Stripling
8-5-0
Record
8-10-0
6′ 0″
Height
6′ 2″
205 lbs.
Weight
285 lbs.
Submission
(Strikes) in the 2nd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Binky Jones
WINNER
Jason McLean
16-16-0
Record
6-7-0
5′ 10″
Height
5′ 5″
165 lbs.
Weight
155 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Judge 1 scored it 29-27. Judge 2 scored it 29-27. Judge 3 scored it 30-26.