The Capitol City’s premier boxing promoter, World Fighting Championships, closes out 2016 with a bang, courtesy of Eric “Baby Face Assassin” Walker (13-0, 6KO), who faces Missouri-based Joshua Okine (29-7-1, 17KO) in the main event bout at super welterweight on December 10th at the Belle of Baton Rouge. Walker, who is best known for dethroning Mayweather Promotions standout Chris Pearson. Pearson had passed test after test en route to his rendezvous with Walker, who took … Read Article
PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA — August 27, 2016 — World Fighting Championships delivered yet another night of exciting, well-matched bouts in front of a sold-out crowd at The Meadows Racetrack & Casino, culminating in a unanimous decision win for “Lightening” Rod Salka, who faced a very game Justin Savi in an 8 round bout at lightweight. In what was widely considered fight of the night, Amonte Eberhardt knocked out Curtis Morton in the 6th round of their … Read Article
PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA – August 26, 2016 – “Lightening” Rod Salka goes into today’s WFC 57 weigh-in preparing for a new foe in Justin Savi (28-6-2, 18KO) at the Meadows Racetrack and Casino tomorrow evening. His original opponent for the eight round, main event bout was Wilberth Lopez, who is unable to compete due to a medical issue.
Savi is no stranger to coming in at the 11th hour, and did so to face Jhonny Gonzalez … Read Article
World Fighting Championships returns to Meadows Racetrack & Casino on Saturday, August 27, with a nine-bout card headlined by “Lightning” Rod Salka (22-4, 4KO) in a eight-round banger versus Arizona’s Wilberth Lopez (15-5, 10KO).
Rod Salka is a busy man. Having fought only three times since his most notable fight versus Danny Garcia in 2014, he has kept busy outside of the ring. “I sat around and waited for a call after the Garcia fight, … Read Article
World Fighting Championships presents a trio of top boxing talent this Saturday at the Belle of Baton Rouge, topping a six fight, expected sell-out card. Boxing fans in the capital city will be treated to a stellar main event, featuring local fan favorite Justin Thomas (16-1, 6KO) in an eight-round bout at super middleweight against experienced David Thomas (10-5-2, 8KO) of Indiana, who has a habit of winning bouts on the road, and upsetting hometown … Read Article
PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA – June 10, 2016 – Next Saturday, June 18th, World Fighting Championships raises the bar at the prestigious Meadows Racetrack and Casino, with a potential bantamweight fight of the year candidate between Cleveland boxer Antonio Nieves (15-0, 8KO) and Dallas’ Oscar Mojica (9-1, 1KO) for the WBO NABO Bantamweight Championship. A former kickboxer, Nieves will be the hometown fighter next weekend, returning to Pittsburgh, where he’s fought several of his professional bouts. Nieves … Read Article
World Fighting Championships marks its 50th event milestone with a new beginning. The growing boxing and mixed martial arts crossover promotion makes its Pennsylvania debut when it presents WFC 50, live professional boxing, on Saturday, April 9th at The Meadows Racetrack and Casino. … Read Article
PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA – March 28, 2016 – World Fighting Championships marks its 50th event milestone with a new beginning. The growing boxing and mixed martial arts crossover promotion makes its Pennsylvania debut when it presents WFC 50, live professional boxing, on Saturday, April 9th at The Meadows Racetrack and Casino. … Read Article
This Saturday, World Fighting Championships returns to the Belle of Baton Rouge with WFC 47: live, professional boxing, featuring the same quality fights that have sold out every boxing event since the popular fight series’ inception. … Read Article
World Fighting Championships ended the year with yet another sold out crowd at The Belle of Baton Rouge. The card, packed with local talent, saw main event fighter Travis Scott return with a fourth round knockout win over his opponent, David Lujan. … Read Article