Returning to Eastside Cannery Casino Hotel in Las Vegas on February 28 for “FUTURE LEGENDS 28”

(PRESS RELEASE) -- RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (January 13, 2015) On Saturday, February 28, 2015 King of the Cage, one of the world’s premier organizations for Mixed Martial Arts, returns to Las Vegas at Eastside Cannery Casino Hotel for “Future Legends 28” featuring Four (4) Title Fights.

Emily Whitmire vs. Samantha Hester for the 115 lb. Strawweight Title

Miles Welk vs. Jason Pacheco for the 125 lb. Junior Flyweight Title

Joey Ruquet vs. Allen Washington for the 145 lb. Bantamweight Title

Anthony Adams vs. Justin Driggers for the 170 lb. Welterweight Title

The KOTC 115 lb. Strawweight Title will be on the line when current Champion Samantha Quinn from Humboldt, California (Humboldt Strike Team) defends her title against Emily Whitmire from Las Vegas, Nevada (Xtreme Couture).

Another title bout for the 125 lb. Junior Flyweight Title will feature current Champion Jason Pacheco from Las Vegas, Nevada (One Kick Nicks) going head to head against undefeated Miles Welk from Roy, Utah (Foley's MMA/Blackout MMA).

In another title fight for the 145 lb. Bantamweight Title, current Champion Allen Washington from Denver, Colorado (Team Wildman) will defend his belt against Joey Ruquet from Las Vegas, Nevada (Torres MMA), who is undefeated with a 6-0 record.

The other title bout for the vacant 170 lb. Welterweight Title will feature Anthony Adams from Denver, Colorado (Team Wildman) against Justin Driggers from Las Vegas, Nevada (One Kick Nicks).

Other bouts will feature Chris Lucia vs. Johnny Munoz Jr.; Dina Rodriguez vs. Christine Ferea; and Jordan Christiansen vs. Anthony Seymour.

This event will be broadcast in over 50 million U.S. households on MAVTV (214 Direct TV, 248 Dish Network). Check your local cable provider for cable station in your area.

Other fighters appearing on the card will be Anthony Olague, Brandon Gallego, Ken Rose, Thomas Farley, Oscar Sanchez, Johnny Lopez, Rich Mapstead, Chris Burton, Chris Barr, Maurice Jordan, Danny Avila, Chasen William Foster, Sherrard Blackledge, Eric Van Der Lee, Jason Roope, John Butner, Tom Rowland, Danny Vega, Dillon Bartram, Robert Monroy, Craig Seidengla, Lamar Lee, Tyler Trantham, Michael Beals, Matt Rosado and more.

Doors open at 5 pm, Fights start at 6pm. Reserve seating, VIP, and ringside tickets are on sale now. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit www.eastsidecannery.com or go to the Eastside Cannery Box Office. Event card subject to change.

About King of the Cage

King of the Cage is a mixture of several different martial arts, which pits one person's martial arts style versus another. It is a full contact sport, which has slowly but surely made its way to the mainstream public and most importantly into our living rooms every day. Today, King of the Cage is available weekly to over 50 million homes in the United States on cable and satellite television on MAVTV, owned by Lucas Oil and also airs in more than 60 countries worldwide which include Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Mongolia, Thailand, South Africa, and most of Europe to name a few.

After performing 400+ events of blood, sweat and tears, King of the Cage has proven to be an integral part in the evolution of Mixed Martial Arts. No other production has promoted more fights than King of the Cage. KOTC has and continues to promote hundreds of shows throughout the world, including 17 of the United States and far-reaching countries such as: England, Singapore, South Africa, Canada, Japan, and Australia. King of the Cage has been a career staple for countless stars: Forrest Griffin, Quinton Rampage Jackson, Rashad Evans, Ronda Rousey, Krazy Horse, Keith Jardine, Mac Danzig, Urijah Faber, Joe Stevenson, and Diego Sanchez. Sustainability is the key factor in any production; King of the Cage continues to operate because of a multitude of key factors with one of the most important being its allegiance to the fighters and the fans. King of the Cage is one of the founding fathers of not only a Sport but also a Lifestyle!

Visit us at http://www.kingofthecage.com.
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