September 20, 2013 marks the latest in a two-year journey for Sterling Entertainment and Driller MMA. With Caged Chaos III at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, Minnesota, one of the fastest growing entertainment groups in the state will kick off the biggest weekend for Minnesota fight sports this year.
Chaged Chaos at Canterbury 3 starts on Friday September 20,2013 with doors opening at 4:45 p.m., fights start at 5:45 p.m. By midnight on September 21, Caged Chaos on Friday and the Seconds Out boxing event in Minneapolis Saturday ( Sept. 21) will showcase both Minnesota MMA and one of the most anticipated Minnesota boxing bouts this year between Caleb Truax and Cerresso Fort featuring the USBA middleweight title and Minnesota middleweight title. You can read more about the Truax vs Fort fight here.
Caged Chaos headliners include Matt Veal vs Nick Compton, a fight between two tough fighters looking to claim the Driller Promotions Pro Featherweight title. Other pro fights on the card include Jarrod L’Heureux vs Benjamin Smith, Codie Kahler vs Mikey Zimmer, and Donald Williams vs Melvin Blumer.
At Caged Chaos 3 at Canterbury Park, Sterling Entertainment Group and Driller Promotions will celebrate their second birthday working together. On September 23, 2011 the two organizations teamed up together for the first time. In the last two years the two organizations have teamed up together on 19 MMA shows throughout the Twin Cities and the state of Minnesota. They have also organized four boxing and four kickboxing events in the Twin Cities.
The partnership has resulted in a cult following and one of the fastest growing entertainment event planning groups in Minnesota. Some fighters that have started their career with Sterling Entertainment Group and Driller Promotions events have been Mike Richman, a fighter who is currently fighting with a national group, Bellator MMA. One younger fighter is Andre “The Diva” Tieva has a professional record of 6-0 with two submissions in the first minute and four out of six fights stopped in the first round. Stay tuned to The Minnesota Sports Report for updates on Minnesota fight sports news.
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