Tag: CESMMA

CES 45’s Gary “Batman” Balletto Jr: “Move like a lightweight, punch like a heavyweight”

| August 4, 2017 | 0 Comments
CES 45’s Gary “Batman” Balletto Jr: “Move like a lightweight, punch like a heavyweight”

    Lincoln, RI — With CES 45 fast approaching, Gary “Batman” Balletto Jr. (3-1) of Tri-Force MMA and Nick Alley (3-1) of Team Link, are set to share the cage as they look to make their mark on the welterweight rankings. Just a week out from the action, CES 45 will take place at […]

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CES 44 Live Results

| May 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
CES 44 Live Results

Follow Joe Zarrella on Twitter @joezarrellama for live results from Twin River Casino. Bout 1 – Middleweight –  Adam Quitt (1-4) vs. Reginaldo Felix (0-3) R1 – Felix lands some cleans straights and drops Quitt within seconds. Result – Felix via TKO Bout 2 – Bantamweight –  “Scary” Kerri Kenneson (pro debut) vs. Jennifer Norris […]

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CES 44 Preview and Predictions

| May 9, 2017 | 0 Comments
CES 44 Preview and Predictions

[CES Media Press Release] Lincoln, RI – This Friday CES 44 will be taking place on AXS TV Fights on May 12th from Twin River Casino. Featherweight World Champion Matt Bessette puts his title on the line against Rey Trujillo in the main event. The updated fight card is listed below. Tickets are on sale now at […]

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LIVE: Round-by-Round Coverage – CES MMA 42

| March 31, 2017 | 0 Comments
LIVE: Round-by-Round Coverage – CES MMA 42

“CES MMA 42,” scheduled for Friday, March 31st, 2017 at Twin River Casino.“CES MMA 42” features four preliminary bouts beginning at 7 p.m. ET followed by seven nationally televised main card fights beginning at 9 on AXS TV’s AXS TV Fights. For more Mass-MMA coverage follow @joezarrellaMA BOUT 1 – Flyweight – MARIA RIVERA Framingham, […]

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CES 42 Preview and Predictions

| March 29, 2017 | 0 Comments
CES 42 Preview and Predictions

Lincoln, RI – CES MMA 42 will take place Friday, March 31 at Twin River Casino, RI. The main card will air live on AXS TV beginning at 7 pm EST. Main Card CES Welterweight Championship – Chris Curtis © (14-5, 5 KOs) vs. Wilfredo Santiago (7-3, 6 KOs) Someone is probably getting knocked out this […]

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CES ANNOUNCES FULL FIGHT CARD FOR MARCH 31ST

| March 14, 2017 | 0 Comments
CES ANNOUNCES FULL FIGHT CARD FOR MARCH 31ST

*PRESS RELEASE COURTESY OF CESMMA (MICHAEL PARENTE) Tuesday, March 14th, 2017 Photo courtesy of Will Paul REIGNING CES MMA Welterweight World Champion Chris Curtis celebrated his win over Gil de Freitas to capture the then-vacant title at “CES MMA 32” in January of 2016. Curtis returns to the CES MMA cage on Friday, March 31st, 2017 for […]

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Adversity is a trait Santiago knows all to well

| February 19, 2017 | 0 Comments
Adversity is a trait Santiago knows all to well

      Adversity is a trait Santiago knows all to well   Albuquerque, NM — There was never any one key moment in Wilfredo Santiago’s life that made him want a change, rather a life long struggle of pain induced by crime, drugs, and gangs. Spending nearly all of his teens and young adult […]

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WHAT WE LEARNED FROM CES 41

| January 29, 2017 | 0 Comments
WHAT WE LEARNED FROM CES 41

Lincoln, RI — CES blasted through the new year with an incredibly stacked card! Making history in the moment, CES, In conjunction with the RI division of commercial licensing and racing athletics, introduced the first ever cruiserweight bout. UFC veteran and TUF alum Pat Walsh was successful in the inaugural cruiserweight bout against New Hampshire […]

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CES 41-Live Coverage and Updates

| January 27, 2017 | 0 Comments
CES 41-Live Coverage and Updates

  For live updates on Twitter follow@joezarrellaMA LOCATION – Twin River Casino, Lincoln RI 6:37 PM – Fighters moving in the cage warming up.  Expected start time is 7:00 PM. BOUT 1 – Flyweight – Sarah “Switch Kick” Click (1-1) vs. Maria Rivera (Pro debut) / 3×5 RD1 – Pro debut for Rivera.  Both fighters […]

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Bessette Ready to Defend CES Featherweight Title

| January 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
Bessette Ready to Defend CES Featherweight Title

BOSTON–Matt “The Mangler” Bessette (20-7) steps back into the cage for CES MMA this weekend to defend his featherweight world title at Twin River Casino in Lincoln, RI.  He will welcome newcomer Kevin Croom (17-7) to the CES featherweight division as the card’s main event. The 32-year-old Bessette has a lengthy resume which includes appearances […]

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CES 41 Preview and Predictions

| January 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
CES 41 Preview and Predictions

Contact: Brad Barth (@bgb35) Joe Zarrella (@joezarrellaMA)   CES 41 Preview and Predictions Main Card LINCOLN, RI – CES MMA kicks off 2017 on January 27 at Twin River Casino in Lincoln, RI.  The fight card includes 12 bouts, and features a world title fight in the featherweight division.  The Friday night card will be […]

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CES MMA 41

| January 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
CES MMA 41

Photo Credit: CES MMA   CES MMA 41 CES Ready to Kick Off 2017 Main Card Featherweight World Title Fight: Matt Bessette (C) vs Kevin Croom Dinis Paiva vs Jordan Espinosa Kody Nordby vs David Garcia Greg Rebello vs TBA Pat Walsh vs Kevin Haley Tyler King vs Keith Bell Prelim Card Carlos Candelario vs Miguel […]

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WHAT WE LEARNED FROM CES 37

| August 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
WHAT WE LEARNED FROM CES 37

WHAT WE LEARNED FROM CES 37 Three outstanding title fights, three finishes! CES MMA made history as a crowd of over 1500 exited the Twin River Casino event center Friday night. Three title fights occurred, in which three finishes were made to leave no doubt in the fan’s eyes in who their new champion was. […]

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CES 37 – PHOTOS

| August 13, 2016 | 1 Comment
CES 37 – PHOTOS

PHOTOS OF CES 37 Courtesy of MassMMA’s -Joe Kelley Photography- CES MMA 37  |  AUGUST 12TH  |  TWIN RIVER  

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War of words escalates between Pingatore and Jones

| August 8, 2016 | 0 Comments
War of words escalates between Pingatore and Jones

Monday, August 8th, 2016 Photo courtesy of Will Paul FEATHERWEIGHT JOE PINGITORE of Johnston, R.I., aims for his third consecutive win Friday, Aug. 12th, 2016 on the main card of “CES MMA 37” live on AXS TV from Twin River Casino in Lincoln, R.I., when he faces New Hampshire Bill Jones. The two have traded barbs in recent […]

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