This Week in Michigan MMA (Through May 23rd, 2010)

There is a literal TON of MMA-related stuff going on this weekend. And nothing next weekend (as of yet). Go figure. Keep reading for all the information about the Free MMA Seminar in Lansing to the 7 Ch?ng cagefights happening around the state this weekend. That’s right 7 cagefight events this weekend! I think that’s a record, folks!


Thursday night there is a Free MMA Seminar in Lansing. From the Facebook event listing:

Come on out for the free – Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai, folk style wrestling, freestyle wrestling, and Greco Roman seminar. Instructor James Lee will be there. Spartan Cage Combat MMA together with Michigan’s top MMA team; MASH Fight Team. Lansing’s largest MMA & wrestling training facility. The weekly training schedule will be announced that night. Regular instructors will include, King of the Cage champ Daron Cruickshank, pro MMA fighter Caleb Grummet, Mike Craz former trainer with Dan Severn, replica oakleys and Shane Tisdale who will be teaching MMA wrestling foundations and advanced throws. Call 517-755-6696. Special seminar pricing nfl jerseys cheap for membership to the gym for grand opening.


Friday night, Extreme Cage Fighting – Shut up & Fight will go down at the American Legion Hall.

1701 W. Genesse St.
Lapeer, MI 48446

Doors open at 7:00PM.

Go to www.mfl-mma.com for more information.


Also on Friday, Cagemaster Promotions presents Alma Apocalypse at the Alma Comfortable Ballroom (3110 W. Monroe Rd, Alma, MI).

15 Live Vegas-style cagefights featuring Nick Nentwig, James Koutz, Chris Cameron, Andrew Collins, Jake Garcia, Jacob Parks, Chris Parks, and Will discount oakley Herrington.

Tickets are available at www.cagemasterpromotions.com or Pain and Pleasure Tattoo (995 W. Monroe, St Louis, MI).

Tickets start at $25. All Ages Welcome.


From www.avjevents.com:

The buzz is building as G&P is making its way back to the Lenawee County Fair & Event Grounds!

On this night, spectators will be in for a real treat, as they will witness 12 plus bouts of MMA action that will also feature a 155lb title elimination fight. The winners here will go on to display their skill on the Grand Stand at the Lenawee County Fair, Michigan’s Longest Running Fair!

Don’t miss this night of MMA action as fighters from SE Michigan and NW Ohio look to make their mark in the world of MMA.

Tickets are now on sale at the Lenawee County Fair & Event Grounds. All tickets are priced reasonably at $20! Group discounts and Cheap Oakleys tables are available!

Tickets WILL GO FAST! Get yours today before this night of MMA Action sells out!

Doors open at 6:00pm with first fight starting at 7:30pm.
For additional information call 419-345-8416 or 517-920-1047. Or send us an email at info@avjevents.com.


Saturday night, Warrior Xtreme Cagefighting returns to Taylor with T-Town Beat Down, an all-ages event.

For tickets, call 734-799-1136 or get them at the Taylor Town Trade Center (22525 Ecorse Blvd., Taylor, MI). Tickets are $20 for general admission, $40 for cageside. $250 will get you a whole table.

The doors open at 6PM, fights start at 7:30PM.

Head to warriorxtreme.com or wxclive.com for more information.


Ron DeLeon Promotions is back at the Lansing Center (333 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing, MI, 48933) on Saturday, May 22nd for Undisputed. 15 action-packed fights.

Carrow vs. Gillespie
Carter vs. Swain
Velasquez vs. Ho

Also on the card: Elsa Gallegos, Clint Crabtree, Zach Shaw, Jen Aniano, Skeeter Kittle, and Brandon Packer.

Tickets are available at Aldaco’s Restaurant (517) 272-4600, Tasmanian Tire Co. (517) 694-9201, and Value Tire Co. (517) 347-8473.

Doors open at 6:30pm, fights start at 8pm. Tickets are $20 for general admission, and $40 for cageside.


XCC 57 brings cagefighting to the Birch Run Expo Center (11600 South Beyer Rd., Birch Run, MI 48415) this Saturday night.

Gates open at 6:30pm, and the fights start at 8pm.

Tickets are $25 – $75.

This show will be taped for tv broadcast on channel 20 at a future date.


Also on Saturday night, NFC MMA presents “Honor” at the Holiday Inn Embassy Ballroom (939 Third St., Muskegon, MI 49440).

Tickets are available at the Holiday Inn Muskegon Harbor. $20-$50, V.I.P. & Tables available.

Doors open at 6pm and fights start at 7:30 pm.

Official After Party is at Carbon.

For more information: (231) 720-7108 or (231) 736-9227


One Comment
  1. the XCC event at Birch Run isn’t until July 24th. Chk out the Cage Combat FB page.

    an hey the TV show stopped – i called the station and they said it was cancelled

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