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Ring of Combat 63 results – Bill Algeo, Phil Caracappa defend belts, Perez, Facchini and Buenafuente impressive finishes Event Results MMA News 

Ring of Combat 63 results – Bill Algeo, Phil Caracappa defend belts, Perez, Facchini and Buenafuente impressive finishes

Ring of Combat 63 results from the Tropicana Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City Showroom in Atlantic City, New Jersey.  The event took  June 8, 2018. “Senor Perfecto” Bill Algeo was thrilled just to be fighting at ROC 63.  At the previous event, Algeo found out 10 minutes before he was to start his walk out to the cage that... Read More
UFC veteran Frankie Perez still has that hunger to compete, returns to Ring of Combat 63 Interviews MMA News 

UFC veteran Frankie Perez still has that hunger to compete, returns to Ring of Combat 63

Frankie Perez has tasted the success of the UFC.  He worked his way there through the cage at Ring of Combat which is one of the most successful regional MMA promotions in the country.  Louis Neglia and Dead Serious Promotions have teamed up to continue the pipeline of young, excited, talented fighters who enter the cage at the Tropicana Casino... Read More
BJ Young bringing his skills to ROC, looks to continue impressive start Interviews MMA News 

BJ Young bringing his skills to ROC, looks to continue impressive start

If you are a young man with aspirations of becoming a professional mixed martial artist, mimicking Frankie Edgar is an excellent choice to help you get there. In our conversation ( full interview below), BJ Young tells me how similar his path has been to the path of his mentor, Frankie “The Answer” Edgar.  From both competitors finishing 2nd in... Read More
Bill Algeo just wants to compete, looking forward to fighting at ROC 63 Interviews MMA News 

Bill Algeo just wants to compete, looking forward to fighting at ROC 63

The desire to compete is a driving force for many of the athletes who decide to put on a pair of gloves and step into a cage. Bill Algeo is no different. After wrestling in high school, “El Senor Perfecto” Algeo needed a different release because he was not able to continue wrestling in college, which happened to have one of the greatest... Read More
The Ballad of Jared Platt – Wrestler/MMA competitor remembered through song MMA News 

The Ballad of Jared Platt – Wrestler/MMA competitor remembered through song

Jared Platt was well-known and respected in both the wrestling and mixed martial arts communities.  He was an All-American at Blair Academy under legendary head coach Jeff Buxton, he was a Junior Nationals freestyle champion in 2007 at 215 pounds, placed second in the 2010 University Nationals and fourth in the 2008 University Nationals. He went on to win gold medals... Read More
Brandon “Mega” Urquijo counting down days to ROC 62 and chance for redemption Interviews MMA News 

Brandon “Mega” Urquijo counting down days to ROC 62 and chance for redemption

Brandon Urquijo (2-2) is very thankful to Phil Caracappa (4-0) for giving him a rematch at Ring of Combat 62 coming up this Friday in Atlantic City, N.J. This time it will be for the ROC 135 lb., championship. Their first go around was a nominee for MyMMANews Fight of the Year.  Caracappa took home the split decision victory in... Read More
Tevin Cooke focused and ready to challenge for Algeo’s 145lb title at ROC 62 Interviews MMA News 

Tevin Cooke focused and ready to challenge for Algeo’s 145lb title at ROC 62

Louis Neglia and Dead Serious Promotions have continually provided some of  best regional MMA events in the country.  Over 120 mixed martial artists have gone from that cage in the Tropicana Showroom, to the octagon in the UFC, including former world champions Frankie Edgar, Chris Weidman, and Eddie Alvarez.  This coming Friday night, March 2, Ring of Combat 62 promises... Read More
Phil Caracappa working harder than ever, eyes 135 lb championship in rematch at ROC 62 Interviews MMA News 

Phil Caracappa working harder than ever, eyes 135 lb championship in rematch at ROC 62

Ring of Combat 62, from the Tropicana Showroom in Atlantic City, N.J., on March 2, promises to be another action-packed event with multiple championships on the line. Louis Neglia and Dead Serious Promotions have teamed up to continue bringing major regional MMA talent into the cage to display their skills and work. Phil Caracappa has fought his way to a... Read More
Bill Algeo talks ROC featherweight title defense, fighters on USKA card Interviews MMA News Video 

Bill Algeo talks ROC featherweight title defense, fighters on USKA card

Bill Algeo (9-3) discusses his upcoming title defense against Tevin Cooke (5-1) at Ring of Combat 62 on March 2. Bill also talks about the USKA event the following night, specifically his two students Sean Morgan and Raymundo Chavez who both compete in the card. He also talks about potentially taking a short notice fight for the UFC when they come to... Read More