Craig Brown vs Chase Degenhardt at TFC Devastation
The Fight Club (TFC), one of the top fight promotions in Canada, is proud to bring MMA fans DEVASTATION” on Friday, December 10th, live from the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The event will feature ten bouts including two TFC Title fights featuring several top MMA superstars, including former TFC World Light-Heavyweight Champion Victor Valimaki, top TFC middleweight contenders Craig Brown & Chase Dagenhardt, and top Welterweight contenders Sheldon Westcott , Jordan McKay & Rio Wells. Tickets are available through Ticketmaster, or (780) 991-5670.
The co-main event will feature a rematch between Ottawa, Ontario native Craig “Farmer” Brown (7-3) taking on Chase Dagenhardt (8-1), who hails from Lethbridge, Alberta, for the vacant TFC Canadian Middleweight Title. Cody Krahn, who was originally scheduled to meet Dagenhardt for the title, was injured in a recent loss to Eliot Duff and has been scratched. Dagenhardt, whos’ only loss was to Craig “Farmer” Brown at WRECK MMA back in April is otherwise undefeated.
Also featured at “DEVASTATION” will be former TFC World Light-Heavyweight Champion Victor Valimaki taking on Minneapolis, MN native Karl Knothe (17-6) in a Light Heavyweight bout. Valimaki, who lost his strap to current Champ Martin “Stress” Desilets in March of this year and then lost the rematch at TFC 11, will be looking to rebound at “DEVASTATION”. Karl Knothe, who trains with Sergio Cunha at The Minnesota Fight Factory in Burnside Minnesota, has won 11 straight fights since August 2007.
The fight card includes:
• 185 lbs: Craig Brown (7-3) vs. Chase Dagenhardt (8-1) for the CND MW.
• 205 lbs: Victor Valimaki (16-8) vs. Karl Knothe (17-6)
• 170 lbs. Sheldon Westcott (5-1) vs. TBA
• 170 lbs: Rio Wells (4-0) vs. Louis Carles (7-2)
• 170 lbs: Jordan McKay (5-1) vs. TBA
• 135 lbs: Sy Jewett (2-0) vs. Anna Barone (1-2)
• 155 lbs: Steve Beaumont (1-0) vs. Eric McKay (1-0)
• 170 lbs: Mike Scarcello (1-0) vs. Brandon Dumais (0-0)
For more information, please visit our website at http://www.thefightclub.ca/