OMAHA (KPTM)- VFC fights return to Omaha Saturday. Fox 42 is the broadcast sponsor for The Victory Fighting Championship and will air VFC 40 live at the Ralston Arena Saturday night.
The event that will feature local favorites such as Houston Alexander, Drew Dober and Ryan Jensen.
“This is a really wonderfully proud day for not only Victory, but MMA in general in Omaha.” said VFC President Ryan Stoddard. “Not only will we be able to expose a ton of new fans to Victory but we’ll also be able to showcase the amazing talent here in Omaha as well as the rest of the Midwest.”
“We’re proud and excited about partnering with VFC in expanding our already well-established coverage of local sporting events” shared Jeff Miller, Vice President and General Manager of KPTM FOX 42. “Local viewers share with me that they are looking for more than just hours upon hours of local news, they want to see sports coverage that is local. Our partnership with VFC is just another step in providing viewers the most local coverage of any station in the market.”
Full Fight Professional Card:
Houston Alexander vs Chuck Grigsby for the VFC Light Heavyweight Title
Jay Wood vs Brian Foster for the VFC Welterweight Title
Ryan Jensen vs Victor Moreno
Drew Dober vs T.J. O’Brien
Dakota Cochrane vs Carey Vanier
Brian Houston vs Jett Jones
Coverage kicks off at 9:00 Friday night. You can also catch the UFC fights on Fox 42 Saturday night.
Tickets are available at http://victoryfighter.com/tickets