Epic Fighting kicks off the year with their first event of the season, Epic 48. It’s both weigh-in and fight day for the fighters competing in tonight’s MMA event, Epic 48! Find out how each of the competitors made weight below and join us Friday night as we watch these amazing athletes try to knock each other out!
Get the latest mma news, weigh-in results, and updated fight card here! The weigh-ins for the upcoming Fight Card EPIC 48 went down this morning, and here are the results…
Main Event – Anthony DeSilva vs. Luis Fernando Medina
Epic Fighting kicks off the new year with EPIC 48. Two title fights will headline the event. Your main event is a lightweight title match with reigning champ Anthony DeSilva going up against undefeated Luis Fernando Medina. DeSilva weighed in at 154.8 pounds and Medina tipped scales at 155 pounds.
Co-Main Event – Cage Warriors Contract
In addition, to the lightweight title match between DeSilva and Medina, Diego Zuria and “Wild” Bill Wilson co-headlines a welterweight title match where the winner also wins a contract with Cage Warriors. Zuria weighed in at 165.8 pounds and Wilson coming in at 168.4 pounds.
#1 – Amateur 170 lbs | Sam Turpin (168.6) (San Diego, CA) 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu (San Diego) vs Kyle Stogdill (169.6) (Oceanside, CA) Coastal Combat
#2 – Amateur 145 lbs | Josh Cervantes (143.2) (Riverside, CA) MMA Personal Training vs Tristan Quidachay (144.6) (California) Team Parusa
#3 – Amateur 165 lbs | Alan Alvarez (162) (National City, CA) 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu (San Diego, CA) vs Sky Knackstedt (161.4) (San Diego, CA) Bonita Martial Arts Academy
#4 – Amateur 145 lbs | Todd Stafford (143.4) (Murrieta, CA) Lion’s Den Wrestling Club vs Cody Warner (144.4) (Oceanside, CA) Coastal Combat
#5 – Amateur 130 lbs | Dante Parton (Chula Vista, CA) Jerk MMA vs Chun Kei Chan (130.2) (Los Angeles, CA) Fight Science MMA
#6 – Amateur 170 lbs | Bobby Winther (167.8) (San Diego, CA) The Arena vs Angel Elizondo (167.4) (Temecula, CA) Team Quest
#7 – Amateur 265 lbs | Ilya Khayet (Wildomar, CA) Lion’s Den Wrestling Club vs Sean Rose (Spring Valley, CA) Switch Muay Thai
#8 – Amateur 265 lbs | Devon Simons (248.8) (San Diego, CA) 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu (San Diego) vs Richard Belmontez (264.8) Jr (Jerome, ID) Fus Boxe
#9 – Amateur 185 lbs | Anthony Orozco (183.4) (San Diego, CA) The Arena vs Brian Szpyrka (Los Angeles, CA) Kings MMA
#10 – Amateur 170 lbs | Justin Stevens (169.0) (Riverside, CA) MMA Personal Training vs Jon Brumley (168.4) (Murrieta, CA) Team Quest
#11 – Amateur 155 lbs | Laurynn Garcia (154.4) (San Marcos, California) Excel Jiu Jitsu MMA & Fitness vs Janetti Delgado (153.2) (Cancun, QU, Mexico) Renato Tavares
#12 – Amateur Title 170 lbs | Bill Wilson (168.4) (Oceanside, CA) Coastal Combat vs Diego Zuria (165.8) (Salinas, CA) Team Take Flight
#13 – Amateur Title 155 lbs | Anthony DeSilva (154.8) (La Habra, CA) MMA Personal Training vs Luis Fernando Medina (155) (Chula Vista, CA) Art of Parusa
EPIC 48 took place on Saturday, February 18, at Four Points Sheraton. Here are some of the photos and results from today’s weigh-ins.