It’s Labor Day weekend and football (at least the college kind) is back, but there’s still plenty of local MMA in the area to check out if that’s your plan for the weekend. Check out our weekend preview below
A new promotion debuts in Vincennes, Indiana, as Veteran Made Fight League presents “Fight For The Troops.” The pro/am event will raise money for veteran suicide awareness, and Cody Griffin (8-3) will square off against Ronald Carter (16-16) in the main event for the heavyweight title.
Also in action will be Tru-Form Entertainment promoter Joshua Griggs (8-5), who will compete for the first time since 2010 when he takes on Jonathan Tarrh (14-15). The amateur welterweight title will also be up for grabs, as unbeaten fighters William Waterman (2-0) and George Reed (1-0) square off.
Check out a video preview of Griggs training for his bout below.
V3 Fights returns to Minglewood Hall in Memphis on Saturday for their 62nd event, with Dennis Dombrow (8-5) facing Anthony Jones (7-7) for the bantamweight title. Dombrow is already the Hoosier Fight Club champion and looks to pick up his second Alliance MMA title here.
View the full card and make your picks on Tapology.
Check out a background video on “Mr. Obnoxious” below.
Raquel Pa’aluhi and Yana Kunitskaya square off for the vacant bantamweight title in the main event at Invicta FC 25 in Leemore, California tonight on UFC Fight Pass. Janaisa Morandin and Livia Renta Souza will vie for the vacant strawweight title in the co-feature…Unbeaten fighters Antonio Paulo Branjao and Kyle Noblitt square off in the main event at LFA 21 on AXS TV in Branson, Missouri tomorrow night…Ben Askren defends his welterweight title against Zebaztian Kadestam in the main event at One Championship 60 on Saturday in China…Massive heavyweights Alexander Volkov and Stefan Struve anchor UFC Fight Night 115 in the Netherlands. You can watch Saturday afternoon on UFC Fight Pass.