Eric Garcia and Jace Pitre have released the initial card for Cage Combat 8, which had moved from March 2nd to March 16th, and now back to March 2nd. The card looks stacked so far, but as usual there is sure to be some attrition to the card at some point.
Featured fighters on the card include Yan Digalov, Jacob Silva, Carlos Jimenez, Daniel Delgado, Tony Orozco, Jr., James DeHerrera, Mike Jackson and a main event featuring Team Tooke’s Andrew Musquiz taking on Leville Simpson from Twin Wolves MMA. The card also will feature the MMA debut of highly regarded jiu jitsu player Jose Llanas.
1. Joel Rivera VS. Eric Thompson (Silverback) – 185
2. Chris Tornero (SLMMA) VS. Yan Digalov (Paradigm) – 145
3. Keith Parsons (River City MMA) VS. Brandon Gauthier (Team Tooke) – 145
4. Leroy Shafer (Silverback) VS. Carlos Jimenez (4oz) – 135
5. Carver Bennett (BVMMA) VS. Jose Llanas (Team Tooke) – 170
6. Jacob Silva (Silverback) VS. Matt Thompson (BVMMA) – 125
7. Tony Biernesser (Rock Star MMA) VS. Kendrick Holloway (Team Tooke) – 170
8. Jason Friedman (Paradigm) VS. Jeremy Hunter (4oz) – 155
9. Randy McCullough (Windy) VS. Daniel Delgado (Paradigm) – 135
10. Eric Caminos (ACS) VS. Edgar Juarez (Paradigm) – 150
11. Tony Orozco Jr. (Silverback) VS. Cesar Del Angel (K.O. Club) – 135
12. Tina Gomez (SBA) VS. TBA – 120
13. Ricardo Perez (SBA) VS. Jeremy Lieder (Ground Dwellers) – 170
14. James Deherrera (Team Unleashed) VS. Alexis Chavarria (Kru Pong) – 125
15. Rapheal Plata (SBA) VS. TBA – 180
16. John Haydon (Kingwood MMA) VS. John Wible (SBA) – 155
17. Frank Salinas (SBA) VS. Mike Jackson (4oz) – 155
18. Ryan Rivera (FCFA/Paragon BJJ) VS. Mario Martinez (SBA) – 155
19. Kolton Englund (Silverback) VS. Lucas Orosco (BVMMA) – 155
20. Andrew Musquiz (Team Tooke) VS. Leville Simpson (Twin Wolves) – 155
Stay tuned to www.thecagedoor.net for the latest information on the card.