Mesquite Gaming presents Mayhem in Mesquite IX
July 21, 2016 3:00 AM
by Staff & Wire Reports
Mesquite Gaming presents its ultimate mixed martial arts amateur fighting championship event, “Mayhem in Mesquite IX,” 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13 at the CasaBlanca Events Center at CasaBlanca Resort-Casino-Golf-Spa. In partnership with Barry Meyer’s World-Famous Tuff-N-Uff The Future Stars of MMA, the card includes fighters from gyms in surrounding areas, to include Nevada, Utah, Arizona and California.
“Our Mayhem in Mesquite events continue to grow and are only getting better each time,” said Ely Prussin, director of player development for Mesquite Gaming and founder of “Mayhem in Mesquite.” “The Tuff-N-Uff team has once again created a stellar lineup of fights and we’re looking forward to welcoming guests from Utah, Arizona, California, Las Vegas and beyond for a great night in Mesquite.”
The ninth installment of the popular Mayhem in Mesquite series will be a night of high-paced action, featuring a full roster of the brightest prospects in MMA. Xtreme Couture, Syndicate MMA, Cobra Kai, MMA Fusion, 9th Isle BJJ, Uprising MMA and UFC Gym are just a few of the top gyms being represented.
“Mesquite is Tuff-N-Uff's home away from home and we love bringing the future stars of MMA to the CasaBlanca Resort & Casino,” said Tuff-N-Uff CEO, Jeff Meyer. “As usual, Tuff-N-Uff will be bringing some of the toughest male and female fighters in the country and I expect to see some of these fighters in the UFC someday soon.”
The Mayhem in Mesquite IX events schedule is as follows:
Friday, Aug. 12:
6 p.m.: Weigh-ins in the CasaBlanca Showroom
8:30 p.m.: Ring Girl competition and performance by the Spazmatics in the CasaBlanca Showroom
Saturday, Aug. 13:
1 – 4 p.m.: Pre-Fight Pool Party at the Lagoon Pool.
7 p.m.: Mayhem in Mesquite IX in the CasaBlanca Events Center
10 p.m.: Official “Mayhem in Mesquite” after-party will take place in the CasaBlanca
Showroom, featuring The Saints of Las Vegas. Admission is free.
Doors open for the main event at 6 p.m. and food and beverage concessions will be available. Guests aged 18 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Tickets are available by visiting www.startickets.com or www.tuffnuff.com.