Canadian Rumour Mill – May 23
It’s Victoria Day and to celebrate I am wearing something from Victoria Secrets. My Thunder Bay lumberjacks at Leading Edge should be celebrating too. Congrats to Dave Letourneau, Matt Veal, Brock Peters, Brandon Garner, and Blair Guta for going 4-1 in Minnesota!
- Bellator making its Canadian debut in Orillia or Windsor most likely in July
- Pro Fighting Championships have decided to move their show from London to Windsor at the 6,900 seat WFCU Centre.
- After his MMA Live fight fell through a few days prior to the event, look for Nick Denis to possibly be fighting on the debut Throwdown in Y-Town show.
- MFC back in Ontario in September.
- Lee Mein is fighting Ron Faircloth at Prestige FC, May 28th.
- Undefeated Tim Wadsworth will be on ONE Fighting Championships.
- Update on March 21 column, John Williams has announced “Canadian Extreme Cage Rage”, a mixture of MMA and boxing in a cage show. Chris Johnson will fight for a “boxing” title and Alderic Keith will fight for a MMA title. What???
- Gilbert Yvel in the Colloseo HW Grand Prix this fall.
- Ricky Goodall’s last win against Steve Rogers has been overturned. Its now a No Contest due to a Groin Shot that was missed by the ref. Don’t see overturns often unless a drug test is failed.
- Question for PureFC: What commission sanctioned your show?
- Expect Brad Cardinal and Jesse Ronson to fight at Slammer in the Hammer.
- Hards Knocks lost a fighter on their Medicine Hat for a new reason: Manslaughter. Dillon Desjarlais has been charged with the crime.
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