October 23rd, 2015

Prestige FC holds their inaugural event tomorrow night from Crescent Point Place in Weyburn, Saskatchewan. The card features a Catchweight bout between UFC veteran Mike Rhodes and Taki Uluilakepa while Kurt Southern makes his Featherweight debut against Daniel Swain. On top of the that the card is stacked from top to bottom with top Canadian […]

June 24th, 2014

(Prestige Fight Club Press Release) Prestige Fight Club MMA is happy to announce that they have reached a deal with the Saskatchewan Government in regards to charges laid in conjunction with Prestige’s September 28th, 2013 event. Charges stemmed from a new law created with the passing of Bill 209. Prestige Fight Club and the Saskatchewan […]

March 15th, 2014

The Prestige Fight Club has filed a Statement of Claim against the Government of Saskatchewan, the Saskatchewan Martial Arts Association (SMAA), Tim Oehler, and Kim Delesoy. The Prestige Fight Club, operated by Derek Daku and Cord Crowthers, filed the claim due to their inability to hold amateur MMA events that are sanctioned by the SMAA, […]

January 30th, 2014

Last September, I highlighted an amateur MMA event which took place in Weyburn, Saskatchewan without SMAA sanctioning.  (The SMAA is the body designated by Order in Council 479/2013 with the power to sanction and oversee amateur combat sports in Saskatchewan in compliance with the Criminal Code). In a move that should come as no surprise to those that […]

July 17th, 2013

Weyburn is looking at allowing Alberta’s Central Combative Sports Commission to sanction pro and amateur events in its municipality, according to a Greg Nikkel report in the Weyburn Review. In April 2013, Prestige Fight Club held their first show, entitled “The Rising”, in Weyburn.  That amateur MMA event was not sanctioned by a governing body. […]