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Danielle Kelly vs Sofia Amarante headlines at Philadelphia’s 2300 Arena | FightBook MMA
June 25, 2021
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – FURY Skilled Grappling, a brand new high-level showcase for elite grappling opponents and fighters from around the globe, debuts Friday, July 2 on UFC FIGHT PASS.
The night time’s most important occasion sees Silver Fox Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt Danielle Kelly in opposition to Roberto “Cyborg” Abreu black belt Sofia Amarante in a 115-pound no-gi contest, kicking off a two-night run for Cage Fury Preventing Championships (CFFC) on the venue, which additionally hosts “CFFC 98: Cutts vs. Lainesse” on Saturday, July 3.
“After we have been compelled to delay our plans on account of COVID-19, we’re completely thrilled to launch FURY Skilled Grappling,” CFFC President Rob Haydak stated. “In the identical manner we’ve constructed the CFFC model by discovering and creating the very best expertise in MMA, we’re now seeking to characteristic the best expertise within the ever-growing sport of submission grappling, as properly. We’re bringing the identical dedication to high-quality, entertaining occasions that we’ve showcased with CFFC, and we’re proud to ship it to followers stay and solely on UFC FIGHT PASS. We’re comfortable to have added former CFFC champion and UFC veteran Jonavin Webb to guide the present alongside our Vice President Brad Boulton and the remainder of the CFFC employees.”
Former WWE champion and two-time UFC veteran CM Punk calls the motion alongside MMA Junkie lead employees reporter John Morgan and Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belts Jay Regalbuto and Robby Beard. Tickets, which begin at simply $49.25, are presently on sale at CFFC.television.
A veteran of Quintet and the Eddie Bravo Invitational, Kelly owns current submission wins over the likes of UFC veterans Roxanne Modafferi and Cynthia Calvillo. Nonetheless, she could also be going through her hardest take a look at but in Amarante, who has earned a number of Worldwide Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu World and Pan-American titles throughout an illustrious grappling profession.
Extra featured contests embrace “The Final Fighter 29” solid member and CFFC veteran Andre Petroski in opposition to former Rutgers College wrestling standout Kyle Milanese in a 195-pound no-gi conflict. A full lineup is listed under.
Keep tuned to CFFC.television for future bulletins relating to FURY Skilled Grappling 1.
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