RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA. (January 26, 2018) – King of the Cage returns to Gold Country Casino & Hotel in Oroville, California on Saturday, April 14, 2018 with a nationally broadcast event headlined by a Heavyweight showdown between Josh Appelt vs. Bill Wilder. Also, in the co-main event, Thomas Fallon takes on Richard Blake in a Light Heavyweight showdown.
Main Event – Heavyweight
Josh “The Juggernaut” Appelt, Yuba City, California (Team Alpha Male) vs. Bill Wilder, Redding, California (Monster Camp). Both fighters are top ranked. Appelt won his last three bouts with impressive first round KO’s. Wilder has 9 wins in his professional career.
Co-Main Event – Light Heavyweight 205 lbs.
Thomas “Smash” Fallon, Sacramento, California (Huckaba’s Next Generation MMA) vs. Richard Blake, Yuba City, California (Clingans Korean Karate Academy). Fallon is coming off three straight first-round victories. Blake is a veteran who has beaten some of the top MMA fighters throughout this career.
This event will be broadcast in over 50 million U.S. households on MAVTV. MAVTV is currently available on DIRECTV (channel 214), Verizon Fios (channel 810), Comcast, Google Fiber, Time Warner Cable, Charter and hundreds of regional distributors.