AFC 4 Features 6X World Champion Robert Drysdale Plus the Return of Jason Heit
It’s been a busy time for AFC promoters Jason Heit and Darren Owen. Between filming the Dragons Den, partnerships with Chek TV, The Fight Network, a soon to be announced US TV deal, a reality TV series in development plus a major partnership with an online social media company they have managed to find the time to put together another great card. Victoria-based Armageddon Fighting Championship has announced the line-up for their fourth event, AFC: Revelation, to be held at the home of the AFC, Bear Mountain Arena on Saturday, November 6th.
In the main event of the evening, AFC 4 will feature Brazilian Jiu Jitsu phenom Robert Drysdale, the 2007 ADCC Open Weight Champion and three time world Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Champion. Drysdale is the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu coach of former UFC Champions Forrest Griffin and Frank Mir. He will face a stiff test in Kelowna’s Clay Davidson (5-1) who has won his last five fights by first round submission.
Powerful Nick Hinchcliffe (16-6-0) will face the undefeated Courtney Prospect Mike Hackert who is fresh off a victory over Dan MacIver.
The card will also feature the surprise return of Jason Heit to competition in Victoria. Jason has not fought in Victoria since 2001. He has been boxing professionally in the USA and fighting for other MMA organizations and has returned home to fight in his own promotion. The former Canadian amateur boxing champion, North American kickboxing champion and bodyguard is undefeated in MMA (4-0), he will face Toronto’s Markaille Wedderburn (10-8).
The event will also feature CFL players Justin Shaw (2-0) and Derek Medler (3-0).
Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased through the Armageddon Fighting Championship website – www.armageddonfc.com – Sports Traders, Juan de Fuca Rec Centre, Island MMA, ZUMA, or by calling (250) 478-8384. Prices range from $30-$100.
AFC 4: Revelation takes place Saturday, November 6th, 2010 and is available around the world via webcast for $8.99 at www.armageddonfc.com.
Doors open at 6pm. Fights begin at 7pm.
For more information, contact Darren Owen (Darren@armageddonfc.com) or Jason Heit (Jason@armageddonfc.com) or visit the AFC website (www.armageddonfc.com).
AFC 4- REVELATION
Saturday, November, 6, 2010 Victoria BC at the Bear Mountain Arena.
Doors open at 6:00pm fights start at 7:00pm
Robert Drysdale 1-0 vs. Clay Davidson 5-1 @205
Nick Hinchliffe 16-6 vs. Mike Hackert 5-0 @185
Jason Heit 4-0 vs. Markhaile Wedderburn 10-8 @170
Derek Medler 3-0 vs. Del Melnyk 3-1-1 @170
Justin Shaw 2-0 vs. Jonathon Cardinal 2-2 @265
Tarek Gebali 4-0 vs. TBA @155
Baz Cunningham 5-1 vs. John Turnbull 2-0 @145
Karl Bergen 1-0 vs. Dejan Kajic 1-0 @170
Nathan Swayze 0-0 vs. David Perron 3-0 @185
Tristan Connolly 1-1 vs. Dan Ring 0-0-1 @155
Connor Wood 1-2 vs. Dan Laughey 0-1 @155
Conner Riddell 1-0-1 vs. Jordan Knippelberg 2-1 @155
Chris Jones 1-1 vs. Theo Brisley 3-3 @155
Cory Gower 1-0 vs. Ryan Leef 0-1 @135