Saturday, October 19, 2019 | 7:30 p.m. Start Time
Tickets start at $35
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Moreno-Loffer showdown highlights EC Kickboxing 2 at Wild Rose
Extreme Kickboxing, featuring top MMA and kickboxing professionals from around the Midwest, will return Saturday, Oct. 19, to the Wild Rose Casino & Resort in Jefferson, Iowa.
In the main event, MMA legend Victor Moreno of Des Moines, a 15-year veteran with 64 pro fights, will battle Derek Loffer of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, a kickboxing champion with a 29-3 record. At stake, is the Extreme Kickboxing Middleweight Championship.
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with fights starting at 7:30 p.m. Tickets, which start at $35, are on sale now and available online at Nitrotickets.com.
In the first of two feature bouts, former UFC standout Houston Alexander of Omaha will face Mike "Mini Van" VanMeer, of Des Moines, a veteran of more than 70 MMA fights and an experienced kickboxer.
In the second feature bout, MMA standout Rakim Cleveland of Des Moines will battle standup specialist Jaquis Williams of Kansas City.
In an amateur title fight, Jene Zarbrano of Underwood, Iowa, faces Ruben Garcia of Tama, Iowa, for the Extreme Kickboxing Featherweight Championship.
Also scheduled to compete are: Graham Smith, Kevin Childs, Tony Crowder, Frank Osborne and Daniel Baccam.
Extreme Challenge is the second-longest running MMA promotion in the United States, holding almost 600 events over 24 years and producing 9 UFC champions and 3 Bellator champions.