FONT, SOUKHAMTHATH RETURN APRIL 25TH
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (April 6th, 2014) -- CES MMA featherweight champion Rob Font and fan-favorite Andre Soukhamthath are among the stars returning to the cage Friday, April 25th, 2014 for "CES MMA XXIII" at Twin River Casino in Lincoln, R.I.
Font (9-1, 2 KOs) will face Canadian Tristan Johnson (8-4, 3 KOs) in the main event while Soukhamthath (7-2, 4 KOs) battles Ohio native Joshua Killion (9-4) in a three-round bantamweight bout.
Heavyweight Josh Diekmann (14-5, 10 KOs) will fight at Twin River for the first time since 2012 when he faces "Bad News" Keith Bell (5-3-1, 3 KOs) of Virginia and four-time UFC vet Ricardo Funch (8-4, 4 KOs) will make his Rhode Island debut in a three-round welterweight bout against veteran Brett Oteri (12-5, 1 KO) of Dedham, Mass.
"CES MMA XXIII" also includes the return of Boston bantamweight Tateki Matsuda (8-5, 4 KOs) and Providence welterweight Eric Spicely (3-0, 1 KO).
Photo courtesy of Ian Travis Barnard
Luis "Rockstar" Felix earned his 11th professional victory with a 2nd round knockout over 7x UFC veteran Drew Fickett. Watch his knockout below at the end of the CES MMA XXII highlights! Felix is CES MMA's fighter of the month!
Team CES would like to congratulate Todd "The Hulk" Chattelle and Elizabeth Bento on their engagement! Todd won his fight on October 4th and then proposed minutes later.
Todd continues to make history with his record 6th win at CES and 5th first round knockout, now he is the first to propose inside our cage!
All the best to Todd and Elizabeth!