King of the Cage Returns to Black Bear Casino Resort on September 9 for “Never Surrender”

From King of the Cage:

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA. (August 9, 2017) – King of the Cage returns to Black Bear Casino Resort in Carlton, Minnesota on Friday, September 9, 2017 with a nationally broadcast event headlined by a Flyweight showdown featuring Ben Pierre Saint and in the co-main event, Cody Garness battling Nick Spina.

Fight card includes:

Main Event – Flyweight 135 lbs.
Ben “The Haitian Sensation” Pierre Saint (13-5), Superior, Wisconsin (Inner Strength Martial Arts) vs. TBD. Pierre Saint has won his last two fights impressively and is top ranked.

Co-Main Event – Lightweight 155 lbs.
Cody Garness, Cannon Falls, Minnesota (Independent) vs. Nick “Isabella Assassin” Spina (5-1), Superior, Wisconsin (Inner Strength MA). Garness won his last bout with a first-round submission. Spina has won his last four fights all in the 1st round.

Middleweight 185 lbs.
Tom Krenzel, Minneapolis, Minnesota (The Cellar Gym) vs. John “The Kid” Stern, Alaska/Minnesota.

Bantamweight 145 lbs.
Jesse Rogge, Proctor, Minnesota (Fr8train MMA) vs. Rick Ogden, Detroit, Michigan.

Lightweight 155 lbs.
Casey Goulet, Brooks, Minnesota (North Bred MMA) vs. Franklin Springfield, Waukegan, Illinois.

Welterweight 170 lbs.
Andrew Bushey, Walker, Minnesota vs. Noah Landrus, Aitkin, Minnesota.

Jr. Flyweight 125 lbs.
Michael Jokondo, Minneapolis, Minnesota (MN Martial Arts Academy) vs. Jose Leon (Chicago, Illinois).

Middleweight 185 lbs.
Michael Larson, Superior, Wisconsin (Inner Strength MA) vs. Manatua Lemaire, Grand Forks, North Dakota.

Chad Johnson, Oconto Falls, Wisconsin (Oconto Falls MMA) vs. Andre Washington, Detroit, Michigan (Independent).

Lightweight 155 lbs.
Noah Hawkins, Thief River Falls, Minnesota vs. John Hobson, Chicago, Illinois.

Lightweight 155 lbs.
Devon Pulczinski, Brooks, Minnesota vs. TBD.

This event will be broadcast in over 50 million U.S. households on MAVTV (214 DIRECTV, 810 Verizon FiOS). Check your local cable provider for cable station in your area.

Doors open at 6:00 pm. and fights start at 7:00 pm. Reserve seating and Ringside tickets are on sale now. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit or call (888) 771–0777. Event card subject to change.

Official Hashtag: #KOTCNeverSurrender