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Eric Kowal

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Global Proving Ground 20 Fighting for Wounded Soldiers

(PENNSAUKEN, N.J.) Global Proving Ground (GPG) On May 2, GPG rolls out one of its best pro fight cards that will Honor wounded soldiers and gives fans the Live MMA fights plus the PPV of the Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao on 2 8’ x 8’ giant screen TV’s and 20 other flat screens. GPG 20 will take place at the Event Center on rt 73 in Pennsauken NJ, right across the Tacony Palmyra Bridge, 5 minutes from Philly. For the Full fight card go to

“Fighting for wounded soldiers is an important event for GPG since our company is dedicated to helping the community and my father is a 100% disabled Vietnam veteran says GPG Co-Founder James Jefferson. We will have representatives of the Veterans Administration and local veterans in attendance. Make sure to speak with them about how you can help. The fight card is loaded with local MMA Stars like Sean Shorty Rock Santella and rising stars returning to the GPG Cage like Alec Hooben, Brandon Wheeler, Desmond Moore, Brandon Pennington, Louis Johnson and Renzo Gracie Academy Pro Washington De Silva. We have some pro’s that are stepping into the Global Proving Ground cage for the first time like Lamont Lister vs Tony Parker and an old friend from Egypt Ibrahim Eid. Don’t miss this packed show.

The GPG Event Center is located at 1444 Route 73 in Pennsauken, New Jersey. Doors open at 4PM for happy hour and fights will start around 6pm. The early start time of the fights is so that the fans can enjoy both the Pro MMA in person and watch the Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao on the TV’s after. Tickets are still available just visit and

Who We Are: GPG in its 3rd year is a Professional Mixed Martial Arts fight League that operates around the world. We have our own 50,000 square foot Event Center outside of Philadelphia, PA, where we produce live PPV TV events. Our Professional Cage fights are broadcast on Comcast Sportsnet around the United States to over 14 million homes and on other networks around the world. GPG is a Grass roots development league that helps fighters build their brand, while building a fan base of loyal fight fans who enjoy the Honor, Respect and True spirit that Global Proving Ground brings back to the combat industry.

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