Maximum Fighting Championship 40: Crowned Kings
Shaw Convention Centre in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Event Date: May 9
Watch Event:main card on AXS TV, prelims on Facebook
Kevin Croom (14-4) vs. Jesse Brock (16-8)
Things don’t always go as planned. When Kevin Croom signed on for Maximum Fighting Championship 40, he anticipated that he would vie for the promotion’s bantamweight title, which is held by Anthony Birchak. However, Birchak has been forced out of the fight, leaving “The Hard-Hitting Hillbilly” with a non-title affair against veteran Jesse Brock.
Brock’s record is deceptively average at first glance. The Idaho native has 16 wins, but he has suffered eight losses in a career that spans nearly eight years. The list of opponents in those eight contests is the real surprise. His second loss came via submission against current UFC fighter Donald Cerrone. Brock served as reigning … Read More »