EIGHT TITLE FIGHTS, 13 BOUTS TOTAL THIS SATURDAY FOR ‘BRAWL IN THE FALL’ AT JOE LOUIS ARENA – TICKETS ON SALE NOW!
The full card has been announced for Donofrio MMA’s "Brawl in the Fall - Impact Fight League 64,” this Saturday, November 7, at Detroit’s famed Joe Louis Arena.
Eight IFL titles and 13 bouts in total will be contested for in Michigan’s premier combat-sport league, headlined by Detroit’s undefeated Marco Smallman (9-0) of FUSE/MASH/Team Caique taking on Robert Gidron (13-2) of Grand Rapids and Team GRMMA in a five-round battle for the IFL Super Welterweight Super Championship.
In the night’s co-main event will be the highly anticipated return of James Holloway (12-2) of Bryan Paz Cook Academy of Martial Arts from injury to face fellow Detroiter Rob Fretenborough, 9-8 and coached by Brendan "Devastation" Sequin.
Holloway vs. Fretenborough is scheduled for five rounds for the IFL Featherweight Championship.
Tickets for "Brawl in the Fall - Impact Fight League 64,” start at $15 General Admission and can be purchased at OlympiaEntertainment.com, The Fox Theatre and Joe Louis Arena box offices, Hockeytown Authentics in Troy (without service charge) at all Ticketmaster locations and Ticketmaster.com. Charge tickets by phone at (800) 745-3000. For additional information, call (313) 471-6611. VIP Reserved Cage Side Tables are also available at (248) 770-6000.
In support of the two main bouts will be: David Ratliff (14-8) Jackson, MI vs. Anthony Coleman (27-12) of Detroit for the IFL Heavyweight Championship; Antonio Burkey (8-2) of Toledo vs. Matt Cylla (2-0) of Northville, MI for the IFL Welterweight Championship; Dustin Roller (9-5) of Ann Arbor vs. Toledo’s Greg Schaffer (10-18) for the IFL Flyweight Championship; Zach Rini (5-5-1) of Macomb Twp. vs. Detroit’s Austin Delargy (24-9) for the IFL Lightweight Championship; Denato Richardson (18-5) of Battle Creek vs. Fabio D'Agastino (3-2) of West Bloomfield, MI for the IFL Middleweight Championship; and for the IFL Super Heavyweight Championship, John Kish (7-6) of Taylor, MI will face undefeated Jason Albert (4-0) of Clinton Twp.
In other exciting three-round undercard action, Detroit’s Juan Pain (2-1) will face Toledo, Ohio’s Donald Kruzel (1-0) in a lightweight bout; bantamweight Kenny Brohl (1-0) of Macomb Twp. Will take on Daniel May (5-5) of Harper Woods, MI; Rob Ptaszenski (6-0) of Flint will face fellow Michigander Lorenzo Banks (2-0) in a welterweight bout; middleweight John Svoboda (2-0) of Flat Rock MI will face Mike Guindon of Clinton, Twp; and rounding out the action will be a battle of undefeated heavyweights as Lansing’s Ray Hernandez (1-0) will go against Pat Carlson (2-0) of Roseville, MI.
On fight night, doors open at 6:00 pm and the action starts at 7:00 pm. The Joe Louis Arena is located at 19 Steve Yzerman Drive in Detroit. For more information, visit donofriomma.com. Twitter: @donofriomma. Facebook:facebook.com/DONOFRIO-MMA-261400050970.