W1: Inception Card Updated
W1 has released an updated version of their debut card titled “Inception” set for March 28th, 2009 at the Robert Guertin Arena in Gatineau, Quebec. The card is not yet complete, but this is the card to date. Stay tuned for more matchups as they unfold.
(The latest match to be agreed upon is local Jason Motard to take on Bruckmann’s Eric Muir in a match of upcoming welterweight powerhouses)
Carlos ‘The Ronin’ Newton (Warrior MMA, Toronto) vs. Nabil ‘The Thrill’ Khatib (Team Bushido, Ottawa)
CO MAIN EVENT
Martin ‘The Hammer’ Grandmont (Team Bergeron, Drummondville) vs. Mark ‘Boots’ Holst (OAMA, Ottawa)
Denis Poirier (Team Keiko, Bathhurt) vs. Glen Kulka (Team Bushido, Ottawa)
John Louro (BDB Martial Arts, Calgary) vs. Remi Morvan (OAMA, Ottawa)
Jason Motard (Tristar, Gatineau) vs Eric Muir (Bruckmann MMA, Oshawa)
Ian Dawe (Extreme Couture, Toronto) vs. Chris Myra (Team Dog House, Pembrooke)
Mike Hong (BAMA, Burlington) vs. Mike Clark (Speedy Gym, Gramby)
Tom Waters (Warrior MMA, Toronto) vs. Christopher Boisvert (Team Bergeron, Drummondville)
Jeffrey Laughren (100% Martial Arts Rockland, Rockland) vs. Shawn Mckay (OAMA, Ottawa)
Thomas Arrand (Bruckmann MMA, Oshawa) vs. Xavier Desroches (OAMA, Ottawa)
Also look for the W1 MMA: TRIALS – EXPECTED JANUARY 31ST
More details to follow in the near future, but W1 MMA will be holding their first MMA Trials on January 31st in Ottawa, Ontario. W1 is on the lookout for new talent and this will give the fighters an opportunity to see where they are at and show their skills. There is also the potential that other promoters will be attending the event.
The W1 MMA: Trials will follow with a special event in Ottawa where we will be hosting a viewing party for UFC 94, where Canadian Georges St-Pierre will defend his title against BJ Penn in one of the most anticipated rematches in UFC history.