Colosseum IV MMA & Muaythai WPG

COLOSSEUM IV is an upcoming mixed martial arts, muay thai, and pro boxing event to be held by King John Boxing. The event is currently scheduled for Friday, January 26, 2007 at the Winnipeg Convention Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. It will also be the first-ever MMA or boxing Pay-Per-View to be broadcast from Winnipeg.

On commentary for the PPV broadcast will be UFC star STEPHAN BONNAR, former IKF World Superheavyweight Champion and K-1 Grand Prix fighter DUKE ROUFUS, and famed Canadian actor and sports commentator ALEKS PAUNOVIC (I-Spy, Seven Times Lucky, Battlestar Galactica).

Headlining the card is a historic TRIPLE MAIN EVENT. In total, three championship fights are scheduled.

* card is subject to change.

Gladiators Fighting Welterweight Kickboxing Championship:
Champion Dave Zuniga (Winnipeg, MB) vs. Ryan Madigan (Akron, OH)

Gladiators Fighting Middleweight MMA Championship:
Champion Mitch Whitesel (Ashland, OH) vs. Chris Fontaine (Winnipeg, MB)

Colosseum Boxing:
Larry Sharpe (Winnipeg, MB) vs. Chris Holt (Detroit Lakes, MN)

Featherweight Gladiators Kickboxing:
Jeff Walsh (Windsor, ON) vs. Justin Tavernini (Lethbridge, AB)

Gladiators Fighting Bantamweight MMA Championship:
Keri Scarr (Victoria, BC) vs. Liz Posener (Vancouver, BC)

Heavyweight Gladiators MMA:
Rodrigo Munduruca (Winnipeg, MB) vs. TBA

Welterweight Gladiators MMA:
Dominick Blais (Winnipeg, MB) vs. Kyle Olson (Lethbridge, AB)

Welterweight Gladiators Kickboxing:
Mark Durant (Winnipeg, MB) vs. Torrence Taylor (Cleveland, OH)

Featherweight Gladiators MMA:
Eric Perez (Winnipeg, MB) vs. Mike Davis (Grand Forks, ND)


Me & Stephan will be training Tues-Friday at CKMTC while we are in town. Hopefully, Joe Doerksen will be in town too.

I heard a rumor the other day, suggesting that he will be...

Lol, see you in two weeks.



Bout line up


Jon Friedland beat Kevin Olson by arm bar in Rd 1 (MMA)

Cody Hanna beat Tebor Brosch by decision (boxing)

Larry Sharpe beat Chris Holt in 5 rounds by TKO - corner stoppage (boxing)

Dave Hale beat Justin Tavernini by TKO - ref stoppage Rd 1 (Muay Thai)

Billy Arnott beat Roland Vandal by TKO - ref stoppage in Rd 2 (boxing)

Rodrigo Munduruca beat Bob Smith by submission - straight arm bar (MMA)

Mark Durant & Torrence Taylor fought to a majority draw (Muay Thai)

Olivia Gerula beat Olga Heron by unanimous decision (boxing)

Chris Fontaine beat Mitch Whitesel by Kimura in Rd 1 (MMA)

Dave Zuninga beat Ryan Madigan by TKO - injury in Rd 2 (Muay Thai)