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Sunday, Oct 27, 2002

Primetime Television!

From the events’ promoter:

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Primetime Television!

A Super Brawl 1 hour program entitled "Super Brawl Superstars!" will air on Hawaii’s Channel K5, the local WB affiliate, at 9pm on Wednesday, October 30. The show will feature a "Best of" series of fights featuring, Cabbage, Falaniko Vitale and Ronald "The Machine Gun" Jhun. The program will also feature never before seen training and lifestyle segments of each fighter.

T.Jay Thompson said: "I just left the editing studio with the Master copy. I am truly proud of this show. It will show a different side of the sport to 10’s of thousands of new fans in Hawaii!"

The program will re-air Monday-Thursday, Nov 4-7, at midnight.

Contact: T.Jay Thompson SuperBrawl@hawaii.rr.com (808) 371-2300

From the event’s promoter:

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      LAS VEGAS (October 25, 2002) – Lights! Music! Action! The World Fighting Alliance returns to "Sin City" this Saturday, November 23rd for its third installment. Bringing its unique mix of battling warriors and gyrating beauties to the heart of the Las Vegas strip are Mixed-Martial Arts superstar John Lewis and the King of the Nightclub John Huntington. Touching down at the Aladdin Resort & Casino’s own 5,000-seat venue, WFA: Level 3‘s distinctive blend of combat and unparalleled style will surely elevate this mixed martial arts experience above all others. The stakes are high for these chosen "playas" willing to lay it all on the line. Two championship belts are up for grabs, and with a guest performance by rap music pioneers Naughty by Nature, Level 3 is sure to provide hardcore thrills like never before!
      Frank Trigg: an unstoppable world-class wrestler who’s dominated the competition in the WFA cage and beyond. Pat Miletich: a nine-time world-champion with solid boxing and grappling skills. Vying for the WFA welterweight championship, these two men will meet for the first time to determine who’s the baddest welterweight on the planet. Will the Croatian Sensation’s well-rounded game be too much for the wrestler? Or will the Trigg-machine steamroll over another victim?
      With the WFA light-heavyweight title at stake, Las Vegas’ own Marvin "the Beastman" Eastman will face Alex "the Brazilian Killa" Stiebling in a bout that pits brawler against brawler. The Beastman mauled his way to victory at his last WFA outing, with a solid display of ferocious takedowns and quick hands. Stiebling makes his way to the WFA cage via a successful run in Japan, where audiences marveled this promising newcomer’s aggressiveness and fortitude. Only one of these top competitors will walk away with the belt. It all comes down to just who wants it the most…

      Two of the toughest lightweights in the sport clash in co-main event action, as Vitor "Shaolin" Ribeiro and Chris "the Westside Strangler" Brennan will test their high-level jiu-jitsu skills in the cage. Shaolin continues to impress each time he does battle. He put his last WFA opponent to sleep with a choke and shows no signs of stopping any time soon. Brennan’s move down to the lightweight class has already started to make waves in the division with a recent and impressive performance against one of Japan’s best. Can Shaolin overwhelm the Westside Strangler? Or will Brennan’s vast experience prove to be too much for the Brazilian warrior?

The WFA Championships: Level 3 Playas –

WFA Welterweight Title Bout

Pat Miletich

"The Croatian Sensation"
Miletich Fighting Systems
Team Extreme
Bettendorf, IA
Frank Trigg

RAW Combat
Los Angeles, CA
WFA Light-Heavyweight Title Bout

Marvin Eastman

"The Beastman"
Lewis/Pederneiras Vale Tudo
Las Vegas, NV
Alex Stiebling

"The Brazilian Killa"
Muay Thai Inst. of Kunponly
Salt Lake City, UT
WFA Co-Main Event

Chris Brennan

"The Westside Strangler"
Next Generation
Irvine, CA
Vitor Ribeiro

Brazilian Jiu-jitsu
Nova Uniao
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Mike VanArsdale

Zinkin/American Kickboxing Academy
Colorado Springs, CO
Chris Haseman

"The Hammer"
Team Extreme
Brisbane, Australia

Rob McCullough

Submission wrestling
Huntington Beach, CA
Josh Thomson

"The Punk"
Submission Fighting
American Kickboxing Academy
San Jose, CA

Todd Lally

Kickboxing/Submission Wrestling
Lewis/Pederneiras Vale Tudo
Las Vegas, NV
Nigel Hudson

"UK Hammer"

      Stay tuned in the coming days for a final match-up to be announced. In total, seven scintillating fights will be set in motion to put your mind into submission.
      The next level of MMA competition is upon us. Don’t let it pass you by! Tickets go on sale Monday, October 24th and can be purchased directly through the Alladin Resort & Casino’s box office (877-333-9474) and through all Ticketmaster locations (702-474-4000 or www.ticketmaster.com). Ticket prices range from $30, $50, $100, $150 and $200. A seating chart is available at www.aladdincasino.com and (The World Fighting Alliance website), the official web site of the world’s hottest MMA experience.

For additional event information, please contact:
Paula Romero, WFA Marketing & Promotions at prome100@aol.com

From John Petrilli (RITC):

RITC 40 – Let’s Get It On, Casa Grande!!!
Saturday, November 9, 2002

Pinal County – Parks, Recreation & Fairgrounds
11 MC Road
Casa Grande, Arizona
Doors Open: 6 PM, Fight Time: 7:30 PM

Main Event:
Andy Montana (225 lbs), Asher Combat Academy
Wayland Berry (255 lbs), Brausa Academy

Super Fights:
RJ Gamez (175 lbs), Asher Combat Academy
Robert Maldonado (170 lbs), Tucson Judo

Steve Castillo (220 lbs), Asher Combat Academy
Jed Hunt (300 lbs), Brausa Academy

Michael Kline (150 lbs), Asher Combat Academy
James Attwood (150 lbs), Brausa Academy

There will be 12 fights (the AZ Commission limit). Fight Card subject to change. There will be a HUGE post-fight party hosted by Famous Sams in Casa Grande. Tickets are available in advance at Asher Combat Academy or at the door the night of the show until sold out. Tickets prices are $15 and $20.

Asher Combat Academy
595 W. Cottonwood
Casa Grande, AZ
(520) 431-2993
or e-mail: combat@cgmailbox.com

For more information, please visit www.rageinthecage.com

Here are the directions for those traveling from Phoenix or Tucson for the event:
Take I-10 to Exit 194
Head East on 287 away from CG for 7 miles
Turn right on 11 Mile Corner Rd and you’re there

posted by Full Contact Fighter @ 8:00 pm
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