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Sep 28, 2015

MCC announces annual Thanksgiving Throwdown on Wednesday, Nov 25th

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Midwest Cage Championship (MCC) returns to Hy Vee Hall for its annual Thanksgiving Throwdown event on Wednesday, November 25th, and this year the most exciting regional promotion has stacked the thirteen-bout fight card from top to bottom. In the main event of the evening, two Bellator MMA veterans square off in a title fight scheduled […]


Jun 15, 2013

WINNERS – MCC 48’s Post Fight Interviews

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May 19, 2013

Not buying into the numbers, Wolf is ready for battle against Saldana

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Not buying into the numbers, Wolf is ready for battle against Saldana by Aaron Young Prentiss Wolf had a big, knockout win at MCC 47: Comeback that escalated his confidence a bit. But he doesn’t buy into the records, the hype or any outside factors. No, Wolf is just taking it fight-after-fight. “Everybody is different […]


May 8, 2013

Crisp and smooth Saldana is thrilled for MCC 48 match-up

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Crisp and smooth Saldana is thrilled for MCC 48 match-up by Aaron Young Both fighters returning to another Midwest Cage Championship event in a row, Luis Saldana and Prentiss Wolf will battle inside the caged steel at MCC 48: McBride vs. Jenkins. Going into this match, however, Saldana is looking forward to an exciting bout, […]


May 8, 2013

Undefeated Michael McBride, MCC title contender Doug Jenkins headline MCC 48 Fight Card

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Undefeated Michael McBride, MCC title contender Doug Jenkins headline MCC 48 Fight Card by Aaron Young Midwest Cage Championship released its MCC 48 fight card Tuesday afternoon, featuring many match-ups between many fighters looking to showcase their talents on a night chock-full of electrifying brawls and heavy punches. A few key fighters include Luis Saldana, […]


Apr 15, 2013

MCC 47 Re Cap: Christensen, Saldana, Miller wow crowd, Lund stopped in fast action return

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MCC 47 Re Cap: Christensen, Saldana, Miller wow crowd, Lund stopped in fast action return It was another successful night for the Midwest’s most popular promotion as the competitors of MCC 47: “Comeback” brought the crowd at Hy Vee Hall to their feet. Appropriately titled, “Comeback”, April 12 marked the return of two of the […]


Apr 13, 2013

MCC 47 Post Fight Interviews

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Apr 3, 2013

Luis “The Predator” Saldana: “I grew up on the East side, I’d beat up convicts for fun!”

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Luis “The Predator” Saldana: “I grew up on the East side, I’d beat up convicts for fun!” by Aaron Young This just keeps getting better and better, folks. The rematch between Luis “The Predator” Saldana (5-1-0, win-loss-draw) and Mitch “The Convict” Parker (7-4-0) is coming up quick, and for me personally, this is one scrappy […]


Apr 2, 2013

Parker vs. Saldana: The rematch, the determination and the smack talking

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Parker vs. Saldana: The rematch, the determination and the smack talking by Aaron Young Mitch “The Convict” Parker and Luis “The Predator” Saldana’s match has drawn much anticipation and excitement from the fans, followers and even the staff of MCC due to one thing: the over-confident jawing. Well, that over-confident jawing still continues. Saldana most […]


Mar 22, 2013

Luis “The Predator” Saldana hopes Parker brings his “A” game

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Luis “The Predator” Saldana hopes Parker brings his “A” game by Aaron Young In their first match against one another, Luis “The Predator” Saldana defeated Mitchell Parker in the second round by submission due to a rear naked choke hold at MCC 26: Mutapcic vs. Cummings. But now with a rematch scheduled to take full […]


Mar 15, 2013

MCC 47: “Comeback” set for April 12

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MCC 47: “Comeback” set for April 12 Fresh off what was arguably one of the most exciting fight cards in the company’s seven year history, Midwest Cage Championship announces the date for the next event. On April 12, the Midwest’s most popular promotion returns to Hy Vee Hall for MCC 47: “Comeback”, featuring the return […]


Jan 27, 2013

MCC 45 Post Fight Interviews – Winners of the Night

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Jan 27, 2013

MCC 45 Results: Dicke no-shows; forfeits title, victorious Deeds awaits Johnny “Hollywood” Case on Feb. 22

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MCC 45 Results: Dicke no-shows; forfeits title, victorious Deeds awaits Johnny “Hollywood” Case on Feb. 22 In what has turned out to be the craziest event in MCC’s seven-year history, with the dust finally settled, several fighters displayed talent while others go back to the drawing board.


Jan 18, 2013

One week until MCC 45, a great mix of veterans and up and comers!

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One week until MCC 45, a great mix of veterans and up and comers! Friday January 25th, Hy Vee Hall will, once again, come alive with the excitement from hordes of fight fans cheering on their favorite gladiators, as the Midwest’s most popular promotion puts together another stellar fight card. The event not only features […]


Dec 28, 2012

Luis Saldana vs. Prentiss Wolf added to MCC 45

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In a featherweight match up set for January 25, division standout, Luis “The Predator’ Saldana makes his long-awaited return. Saldana last saw action at MCC 41 where he competed in the featherweight tournament and was submitted by former champion, Tom Ahrens in the first round. The loss marked the first of Saldana’s professional career. Expected […]


Sep 11, 2012

Saldana forced out of MCC 43, looks for return in 2013

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Saldana forced out of MCC 43, looks for return in 2013 One of the Midwest’s fastest rising stars has been forced out of competition with a serious hand injury. Luis Saldana, who recently suffered his first professional loss to interim champ, Tom Ahrens, was motivated to make his return to the cage at MCC 43 […]


Sep 7, 2012

Top prospect Saldana returns to the cage, hot on the title-run trail

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Top prospect Saldana returns to the cage, hot on the title-run trail After an unsuccessful attempt to win the MCC interim featherweight belt, Luis Saldana (4-1) will return at MCC 43 to face off against Prentiss Wolf (7-5) in a three round feature bout. Saldana, an early favorite to win the four-man tournament at MCC […]


Sep 6, 2012

MCC returns on October 12 to deliver “High Octane” to fight fans

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MCC returns on October 12 to deliver “High Octane” to fight fans The Midwest’s most popular mixed martial arts promotion has began putting together another star-studded fight card for their next event to be held Friday, October 12 at Hy Vee Hall, downtown Des Moines, Iowa. Headlining MCC’s 43rd event, five-time UFC veteran, Kevin “The […]


Jun 15, 2012

MCC 41 Weigh-In’s

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Jun 12, 2012

Luis Saldana’s Fight Week Video Blog

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