FanPost

Gomez vs. Gonzales headlines "TPF: Cinco de Mayhem"

This press release was sent out over a week ago but I haven't seen it on too many other sites so I figured I'd put up the info.

Image and video hosting by TinyPic

 

Tachi Palace Fights returns with their next card on May 5th. It'll be creatively called, "Cinco de Mayhem". See what they did there? TPF always puts on some good cards with quality prospects and a few names you may recognize. Here's the line-up for "Cinco de Mayhem":

-TPF Flyweight Championship: Ulysses Gomez vs. Luis Gonzales

-TPF Featherweight Championship: Isaac De Jesus vs. Casey Olson

-Vacant TPF Welterweight Championship: David Mitchell vs. Tim McKenzie

-Poppies Martinez vs. Darren Crisp

-Eddie Yagin vs. Enoch Wilson

-David Espinosa vs. Darrell Montague

-Phil Collins (no, not the lead singer of Genesis) vs. Morris Aldaco

-Russ Miura vs. Jesse Bowen

-Andrew Martinez vs. Nikk Covert

-Rumulo Melo vs. Chase Hackett

 

*Why should you care about these fights you ask? Ulysses Gomez is one of the hotter prospects at 125 and with WEC adding a flyweight division, he's a guy that you could see in there. Isaac De Jesus and Casey Olson are both quality featherweight prospects. De Jesus is the more serious one I'd say. He whooped up on Nam Phan in their last fight for the vacant featherweight title. Olson is a quality fighter though, he trains down at the Pit with John Hackleman and Hack speaks very highly of him. I expect De Jesus to be seeing a bigger stage relatively soon with a win here. David Mitchell will probably beat up the UFC/WEC veteran but it's an appropriate test for Mitchell. Mitchell has some momentum behind him after he beat War Machine and Affliction nut-kicker extraordinaire, Bobby Green. He's someone that could end up on a Strikeforce Challengers or Bellator in the forseeable future.

\The FanPosts are solely the subjective opinions of Bloody Elbow readers and do not necessarily reflect the views of Bloody Elbow editors or staff.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Bloody Elbow

You must be a member of Bloody Elbow to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bloody Elbow. You should read them.

Join Bloody Elbow

You must be a member of Bloody Elbow to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bloody Elbow. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_5349_tracker