Classic Entertainment & Sports is a combat sports promotion founded by Jimmy Burchfield, Sr. in the town of North Providence, Rhode Island. CES began as a professional boxing promotional firm, but has since expanded to included a Mixed Martial Arts division, which debuted in September 2010 at the Twin River Casino in Lincoln, Rhode Island. CES currently has an ever-growing roster in both its Boxing and MMA divisions.
Notable boxers include "Hammerin" Hank Lundy, "The Pride of Providence" Peter Manfredo Jr., Polish Heavyweight Mariusz Wach, Joseph "Chip" Perez, Elvin Ayala, and "Mr. Providence" Vladine Biosse. Notable MMA fighters include: John "Doomsday" Howard, Mike "The Beast" Campbell, David "Brass Body" Bautista, Alex Karalexis and Keith "Sonic Boom" Jeffrey.