Jucao Fights At Wild Bill's Friday, Oct 18: First Fight in Atlanta since UFC Fight!

Oct 12, 2013
(PRESS RELEASE) -- Roan Carneiro has become one of Atlanta’s leaders in the sport of MMA. He primarily trains out of American Top Team downtown; but you can find him at nearly every UFC and Bellator event cornering any Atlanta fighter that just happens to be on the card. The man hasn’t fought in his hometown since he fought for the UFC at Phillips Arena more than 5 years ago. But finally – he fights at Wild Bill’s on Friday, Oct 18!

Jucao takes on the tough Sean Huffman in the main event. Jucao comes into the fight with a 15-9 record while Huffman has nearly twice as many fights and a 19-24 record.

George Lockhart returns to the cage at Wild Bill’s to face James Brasco from Florida, Ran Weathers fights South Carolina’s Chris Cain and Warren Smith vacates his Georgia Fighters amateur 170 belt to turn pro and fight North Carolina’s Matthew Messer.

On the amateur side of the card – there are currently 8 fights with 5 of them being advanced amateur fights.

Doors will open at 7 pm and the first fight will begin at 8:30 pm.

The venue will be dressed up for Halloween and the staff will be in their outfits. The fighters will be competing for cash prizes for best Halloween outfit. So we’re encouraging the crowd to come dressed up as well!

Fight tickets are available at any Ticketmaster locations for as low as $25 for general admission standing room tickets. You can sit at a table of 4 or cageside seats (rows 4-10) on the floor for only $40 a seat. Cageside in rows 1-3 is $100 a seat.

There are four exclusive VIP sections available for $1,500 for 10 people and include food, a waitress, reserved parking outside, a VIP hostess, couch seating cageside or on stage. NFC_Logo_4color_reverse_final

You can take a client to a Braves game, a Falcons game, a Hawks game or dinner. They’ll forget the event a week later. Treat your clients to a VIP section at a NFC fight at Wild Bill’s and they’ll never forget it!!!

To reserve your VIP section email [email protected] or call the Fight Hotline at 678-TKO-0115.

The full fight card, subject to change, is below:


***Jucao (15-9) vs Sean Hoffman (19-24): 180 lbs

***Ran Weathers (16-15) vs Chris Cain (5-4): 147 lbs

***George Lockhart (10-6) vs TBA: 180 lbs

***Warren Smith (0-0 pro, 5-4 am) vs Matthew Messer (0-0 pro, 5-5 am): 172 lbs


***Hector Tirado (4-1) vs TBA: 157 lbs

***Luis Rivera (2-2) vs Josh Cook (3-2): 147 lbs

***Josh Koser (4-2) vs Ramondo Scott (2-1): 137 lbs

***Devin Espanosa (3-2) vs Evan Warrington (3-0): 127 lbs

***Zac Cooper (3-1) vs Raphael George (9-3): 147 lbs

***Eli Wynter (3-0) vs Tony Davis (3-2): 172 lbs


***Jahn Khan (1-1) vs Andrew Sams (0-0): 147 lbs

***Kenneth Webb (1-1) vs Taylor Alfaro (2-0): 142 lbs

***Christian Dowell (0-0) vs Roderick Lewis (1-1): 167 lbs


***Sarah Hedges vs Aracely Venezuela: 130 lbs

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