Lou Neglia’s Ring of Combat is making its return to Atlantic City later this month, and this card is absolutely stacked. It features three title fights and an additional super fight on top of a completely stacked undercard, it’s a can’t-miss event. Here’s everything you need to know about the card.
What is Ring of Combat?
Ring of Combat is the east coast’s premier mixed martial arts promotion. Founded by three-time world kickboxing champion Lou Neglia in 2002, Ring of Combat paved the way for martial arts on the east coast, being the first promotion to put on sanctioned MMA fights in the Garden State. Lou and his team aren’t just bringing in anybody to fight though, they’re bringing in the most elite fighters on the east coast together to see who the sports most elite fighters are. This is why in over 50 events, 152 ROC fighters have earned a spot in the UFC with many more on the cusp. Furthermore, 6 of those fighters have gone on to become UFC champions including Matt Serra, Frankie Edgar, Chris Weidman, Eddie Alvarez, Aljamain Sterling, and Charles Oliveria. No other promotion in the world can say these things.
The point is, when you’re watching a Ring of Combat card, you’re watching the best of the best. You’re watching the future of mixed martial arts, and have a unique opportunity to familiarize yourself with fighters as they prepare to thrive on the sport’s biggest stages. Champions are made at Ring of Combat.
Date, time, and location
Date: Friday, October 22, 2021
Time: Doors open 8 PM, first fight at 8:30 PM
Location: The Tropicana Resort, Atlantic City, NJ
How to Watch
ROC 74 will be streaming live on Fite TV for all who cannot attend the event live. For those looking to attend the fights, tickets can be purchased at ringofcombat.com, or directly at the Tropicana box office.
Ring of Combat 74 Preview
ROC is coming back with a bang, as this card is completely stacked. It features three title fights, a super fight, and a loaded undercard as well. In the main event, we’ve got hot prospect Dennis Buzukja looking to defend his title against the dangerous Mike Lawrence. And in the co-main, Tapology’s number one ranked NJ featherweight looks to claim the title against the 7-3 Leeryan Douglas. Additionally, in the night’s third title fight, the undefeated Dylan Mantello is taking on the dangerous John Ramirez, with a championship belt on the line. On top of it all, we’ve got veterans Jeff Lentz and Mike Santiago meeting at 155lbs for a 5 round super fight. This card is going to be unreal!
So, if you like MMA, you need to have your eyes on this card. The future of the sport is putting it all on the line against each other, and they’re doing it at Lou Neglia’s Ring of Combat 74. Here at ProSportsExtra, we’ll be previewing the card extensively during the build-up, and we’ll even be in the building providing live updates on fight night. Make sure you watch this card!