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Gridley Herald - Gridley, CA
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  • On Friday August 24, NorCal Combat is having their fourth mix martial arts event at the Gridley fairgrounds during the Butte County Fair. Everyone come and support your local fighters on their quest to glory. Come show them your support as they fight to represent your town. Let them know all the hard work and training ...
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  • On Friday August 24,  NorCal Combat is having their fourth mix martial arts event at the Gridley fairgrounds during the Butte County Fair.  Everyone come and support your local fighters  on their quest to glory.  Come show them your support as they  fight to represent your town.   Let them know all the hard work and training to get here was all worth it.
        There will be two title fights Friday night.  JR Hinkle, 3-0 record, from Oroville will be fighting Armando Sabala, 7-0 record from Sacramento, for the welter weight title.  JR ’s three wins have come in way of submission, while Armando’s seven  wins have come mostly from  K.O.s
        The bantam weight title will also be on the line.  The fighters fighting for this title are Benito Lopez, 2-0 record, from Oroville will be fighting Tyler Hoffman, 1-1 record.  Benito’s two wins came in the first round with a K.O. via head kick and a submission.  Tyler’s one victory was from a submission.
        These are just the title fights.  There are other fights scheduled.  For some of the fighters, this night will be their debut fight.  So come watch, support and be entertained  by our modern day gladiators, as they put it all on the line for glory.  One day you may see some of these fighters in the big promotions and you can say you saw them when they were starting their career.
        Fights start at 7pm. There will be drinks and food for purchase.  No one under  16 is allowed for this event.  Tickets are $35 and includes the fair admission.  Tickets are available at the fair office or you can call 530-846-3636.   Enjoy the fair, rides, animals, and everything else the fair has to offer during the day and then come get entertained by your local warriors.

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