From Lion Fight Promotions:
February 17, 2015
LION FIGHT 20 PRESENTS OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN EVENT
AND KEVIN ROSS AUTOGRAPH SIGNING THIS WEEK LIVE
AT FOXWOODS RESORT CASINO’S FOX THEATER
Photo Credit: Bennie Palmore
TICKETS ON SALE NOW THROUGH Foxwoods.com
LION FIGHT 20 Airs Live on AXS TV at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT
Las Vegas, NV – It’s Fight Week for Lion Fight Promotions and Muay Thai fans are counting down the days before the world-class main event this Friday between reigning Lion Fight Welterweight Champion Jorina Baars and Chantal Ughi. Also on tap is the co-main event clash between Chris Mauceri and Thai fighter Sittisak in a men’s 143 lbs. full Muay Thai rules bout.
Before all the action gets underway, Lion Fight is holding the official weigh-ins Thursday, and as a special attraction, a free and open to the public autograph session with current Super Lightweight Champion Kevin Ross.
The LION FIGHT 20 weigh-ins and Kevin Ross autograph session will take place at Foxwoods Resort Casino’s Fox Theater.
The LION FIGHT 20 Official Weigh-In event takes place in the Fox Theater this Thursday, February 19 starting at 3:30 p.m. ET. Fighters go on scale at 4:00 p.m. ET.
Kevin Ross’ autograph session is Friday, February 20 starting at 6:00 p.m. ET outside the entrance to the Fox Theatre.
Doors for LION FIGHT 20 open at 6:00 p.m. ET and the first bout starts at 7:00 p.m. ET.
Tickets for LION FIGHT 20 are on sale now through Foxwoods.com or by calling the Foxwoods’ Box Office at 800-200-2882 or Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000. Tickets are also available by visiting the Foxwoods Resort Casino box office.
LION FIGHT 20 airs live on AXS TV starting at a special time, 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT. The broadcast will feature play-by-play and color commentary by UFC Hall of Famer Pat Miletich alongside renowned sports commentator Michael “The Voice” Schiavello.
The live televised card for LION FIGHT 20 also includes east coast favorites Tim Amorim, Caleb Archer, Tom Evans, Julio Pena, and west coast signed fighters Jason Andrada and Gaston Bolanos. The main card includes:
- 123 lbs. Bout: Jason Andrada (Las Vegas, NV) vs. John Nofer (Philadelphia, PA)
- 143 lbs. Bout: Gaston Bolanos (Dublin, CA) vs. Caleb Archer (New York, NY)
- 140 lbs. Bout: Tom Evans (Central Falls, RI) vs. Julio Pena (Boston, MA)
- 135lbs. Bout: Tim Amorim (Philadelphia, PA) vs. Bryce Lawrence (Naples, FL)
*All bouts live and subject to change