FRONT STREET FIGHTS 5 – PRESENTED BY BODYBUILDING.COM
Event Date: Friday May 15, 2015
Doors Open: 6:00 PM
Former Boise State wrestling star Jesse Brock will return to CenturyLink Arena to take part in the main event of Front Street Fights V on Friday, May 15.
Brock will put his 19-8 record (4 KO, 12 submissions) on the line against Bendy Casimir (20-11, 4 KO, 12 submissions), a native of France. Brock posted victories inFront Street Fights I and Front Street Fights III. His third appearance in the Front Street Fights event will come exactly 364 days after his first appearance, a submission victory over Omar Avelar on May 15, 2014.
The co-main event will feature Chuck Fordyce against Idaho’s Darrell Flores. Each fighter has a previous match against Talon Hofman, who posted a victory in the co-main event of Front Street Fights II last August.
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Ricky “the karate kid” Steele is back in action March 6th at Mystic Lake Casino in Minneapolis MN vs highly touted (2-0) Jay “Presto” Pressley.
Stay tuned for more info as it develops.
Courtesy of MMA Junkie: In a key bantamweight contest, Brandon Hempleman (10-2) staved off the wrestling of Alexis Vila (14-5) in a few early exchanges and then battled back with crisp, aggressive kickboxing, to score a unanimous-decision win.
Vila missed on a few takedown attempts in the early going, but he quickly found success with a pair of overhands that landed flush. At that point, Vila seemed content to box for the remainder of the frame, and while he had success with powerful shots, Hempleman also found moments with a few well-placed punches and kicks of his own.
The action stayed busy in the second, as Hempleman picked up the pace with his kickboxing attack but Vila remained quick and looked to counter, as well. Both refused to back down, and they traded toe-to-toe for the entirety of the round.
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FRONT STREET FIGHTS TO RING THE BELL FRIDAY
5-13-14 Jesse Brock
Boise, ID (5/13/14) – The Treasure Valley’s newest entertainment brand – Front Street Fights – will hold its first event at CenturyLink Arena Friday night at 7 PM. Doors open at 6 PM for the seven-fight, professional mixed-martial arts event.
The main event features former Boise State wrestling star Jesse Brock, a two-time Pac-Ten champion and three-time NCAA national wrestling championship qualifier, taking on Omar Avelar out of Moses Lake, Washington.
There are three other professional events inside the cage on the CenturyLink Arena floor, each featuring a local fighter. Boise’s Ricky Steele, Colton Vaughn of Nampa and Miles Hunsinger of Nampa will each step into the ring in a pro bout. There will also be three amateur bouts before the pro card begins.
Main Event: Jesse Brock vs. Omar Avelar
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