The main event, in the 265 lb. Heavyweight Division, will feature Anthony McDonald from Eugene, Oregon (Midtown MMA) against Nick Gaston from Columbus, Ohio (Ronin MMA). Both fighters have impressive records and are two of top ranked heavyweights.
The co-main event, in the 140 lb. Catchweight Division, will feature Javon Wright from St. Louis, Missouri (Modern Combat Systems) facing off against Mark Cherico from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Pittsburgh Fight Club). Both Wright and Cherico are top ranked featherweights.
The featured bout in the 145 lb. Featherweight Division, will have Brady Hovermale from Fort Wayne, Indiana (Hollywood MMA) battling Justin Steave from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Pittsburgh Fight Club).
This event will be broadcast in over 50 million U.S. households on MAVTV (214 Direct TV, 248 Dish Network). Check your local cable provider for cable station in your area.
Other fighters scheduled to appear on the card include Jeremiah Yeager, Jerrell Hodge, Phillip Rowe, Montoyia Swilling, Josh Baker, Cody Karlheim, Chris Mitchell, Ben Suehr, Justin Patton, Derek Hays, Alex Quinn, Jon Coffman, Roosevelt Archie, David Gabig, John Jaquay and more.
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and fights start at 7:30 p.m. Reserved Seating and Ringside tickets are on sale now. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit www.meadowsgaming.com or call (724) 503-1200. Event card subject to change.
About King of the Cage
After performing over 500 events since its inception in 1998, King of the Cage has proven to be a leader in the evolution of Mixed Martial Arts. No other production has promoted more fights than King of the Cage. KOTC has and continues to promote hundreds of shows globally, including the United States and far-reaching countries such as: England, Singapore, South Africa, Canada, Japan, Australia, and the Philippines. King of the Cage is available weekly to over 50 million homes in the United States on cable and satellite television on MAVTV, owned by Lucas Oil and also airs in more than 60 countries worldwide which include Canada, Mexico, Philippines, Mongolia, Thailand, South Africa, and most of Europe. King of the Cage has been a career staple for countless stars including Forrest Griffin, Quinton Rampage Jackson, Rashad Evans, Ronda Rousey, Krazy Horse, Keith Jardine, Mac Danzig, Urijah Faber, Joe Stevenson, and Diego Sanchez. King of the Cage just recently reached a broadcast deal with the UFC where KOTC fights and events will now be seen on UFC FIGHT PASS, giving fans access to one of the most valuable MMA libraries, starting in 2015. Visit at www.kingofthecage.com