Follow Knuckle Junkies

RSS
Staff | Knuckle Junkies graphic

Luigi Preps for One Night Tournament

By Matt Frazier | Knuckle Junkies

Old school is back.

This Friday Battlegrounds MMA brings back the one-night 8-man tournament. A throwback to the early days of the UFC when MMA was more of a spectacle than a sport.

One of the competitors on Friday is Finney's MMA's Luigi Fioravanti. The "Italian Tank" will compete for a $50,000 cash prize that could see him fighting three times on the night.

Joining Fioravanti is a bevy of house hold names Dennis Hallman, Cody McKenzie, Brock Larson and Roan Carneiro.

We caught up with Fioravanti as he makes his final preparations for the event.



For more information on the event or to find out how to get it on Pay Per View check out the Battlegrounds MMA website.

Guns 'n Hoses 2018 | Thu, November 22nd
Scottrade Center, St. Louis, MO

Shamrock FC 312 | Sat, December 8th
Ameristar KC, Kansas City, MO

Fight Hard MMA | Sat, December 8th
Chaifetz Arena, St. Louis, MO

NFA Fight Before X-mas | Sat, December 15th
Casa Loma Ballroom, St. Louis, MO