Hex Fight Series 17
Melbourne Pavilion 135-157 Racecourse Rd Kensington
Friday 26th October 2018
Doors Open 6:30pm Show Starts 7:00pm
It’s time for fight fans to buckle up, as Australia’s premier mixed martial arts promotion is set to deliver a highly anticipated event that is not to be missed.
Live from the Melbourne Pavilion on Friday October 26th it’s Hex Fight Series 17. The historical event is gearing up to thrill the crowd with an onslaught of world class MMA action inside the cage.
The main event of the evening will showcase former Hex Fight Series Welterweight Champion, Kitt “The Killer” Campbell, as he continues on his path to redemption. Campbell has a habit of thrilling the crowd with an exciting combination of world class Judo and devastatingly powerful striking skills, and has earnt himself an impressive record with 6 of his 9 professional victories coming inside the 1st round. A dangerous challenge awaits the former champ on October 26th, as he will square off with the fiercely talented up and comer, and former Golden Gloves boxing Champion, Joel “Mantis” Kendrick. Since turning his attention from boxing to mixed martial arts, Kendrick has shown exceptional promise on his rise through the ranks. The highly talented rising star has achieved 6 of his 7 wins via finish, with a well-rounded combination of submissions and knockouts. This main event thriller is set to light the cage on fire.
In the co main event, it’s the return of a brutally powerful warrior; as Nathan “Vanilla Gorilla” Reddy takes on Dhcamad Armstrong. Nathan Reddy returns to the Hex cage fresh off a brutal 1st round KO over Parminder Singh at Hex Fight Series 16 in September. The extremely powerful Sydney native has a habit of making short work of his opponents. Fight fans will be eagerly anticipating this bout, as Reddy gets set to face fellow KO artist, Dhcamad Armstong. The bout will mark Amstrong’s Hex debut, and the ferociously talented New Zealander is promising to arrive on the big stage of Australian MMA with a bang.
The thoroughly stacked undercard will showcase a vast array of talent, with an exciting combination of heavy hitters, submission specialists, MMA veterans and talented rising stars.
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Hex Fight Series 17 brings fans a thrilling Main Event clash as Kitt Campbell meets Joel Kendrick.
Former Hex Welterweight King Kitt “The Killer” Campbell returns to the big stage of Australian MMA on a path to redemption. After a dominant run through Hex’s Welterweight division that saw him capture the title at Hex 10, Campbell dropped the championship in a close decision loss to Matt Vaile at Hex 13, before bouncing back with an impressive win at Hex 14. The highly talented superstar has finished 6 of his 9 wins inside the 1st round, he now looks to continue those dominant winning ways against another dangerous opponent.
Joel “The Mantis” Kendrick brings his dangerous skill-set back to the big stage of Australian MMA fresh off a win in his debut against Sam Hayward at Hex 16. The former Golden Gloves Boxing Champion has achieved 6 of his 7 professional victories via stoppage, Kendrick will look use his dangerous skills to put on another thrilling performance on October 26th.
Hex Fight Series delivers a thrilling Welterweight clash as Saeid Karsaz takes on Dane Beeby.
Saeid “The King” Karsaz returns to the Hex cage fresh off an impressive 1st round KO victory over Ciaran Daly at Hex 16. The talented Iranian warrior is a regular training partner to UFC standout Jake Mathews. With heavy hands, and a powerful wrestling pedigree to match, “The King” is a force to be reckoned with inside the cage. Karsaz has achieved 3 victories as a professional, 2 of those came via 1st round stoppage.
Dane Beeby makes his return to the Hex cage for the first time since 2016. The last time Hex fans saw Beeby, he suffered a defeat at the hands of Hoshi Friedrich back at Hex 6. Since the loss, Beeby has racked up two impressive submission victories. Now, he will look to continue his winning ways when he returns to the big stage of Australian MMA.
Hex Fight Series 17 delivers an unmissable Lightweight battle as Alex Gorgees clashes with Raphael Scott.
Alex “hitman” Gorgees returns to the big stage of Australian MMA fresh off a dominant performance over MMA veteran Jai Bradney at Hex 16. The undefeated rising star has achieved 6 wins as a professional, including 5 via stoppage. Gorgees is rising through the ranks in impressive fashion and will look to continue the winning streak on October 26th.
Raphael “El Cowboy” Scott returns to the Hex cage fresh off a dominant performance of his own. At Hex 14 he scored an impressive TKO win over Lochlan Eadie. The dangerously skilled Melbournian puts on exciting performances for the fans whenever he enters the cage and all 4 of his professional wins have come via stoppage.
Do not blink during this thrilling Light Heavyweight battle. It’s Nathan Reddy vs. Bob Armstrong – Dhcamad.
Nathan ‘VANILLA GORILLA’ Reddy returns to the big stage of Australian MMA fresh off a fearsome 1st round KO victory over Parminder Singh at Hex 16. The devastatingly powerful Sydney native has achieved 6 of his 7 wins via stoppage, with 5 of those coming inside the 1st round. Reddy will look to keep the momentum going, and maintain his impressive winning streak, when he returns to the Hex cage on October 26th.
Bob Armstrong will be making his debut on the big stage of Australian MMA at Hex 17. The ferocious New Zealander has a habit of finishing his opponents in impressive fashion. Similar to his Reddy, Armstrong has achieved 6 of his 7 wins via stoppage, with all of them coming via KO. The Kiwi will have a point to prove in his Hex debut, and with a powerful skill set in his possession, fans can expect him to come out firing on October 26th.
Both men possess devastating power, both of them have a habit of doing quick work inside the cage. Do not blink during this thrilling Light Heavyweight showdown at Hex Fight Series 17.
Hex Fight Series 17 brings fans a thrilling Lightweight clash as Aidan Aguilera takes on Jian Kai Chee.
Aidan Aguilera MMA returns to action on October 26th fresh off a thrilling 1st round submission win over Josh Togo at Hex 14. The rising prospect from Adrenaline MMA has achieved 6 wins as a professional, all of them have come via stoppage, including 4 in the 1st round. With a flashy stand up style, and a high-level grappling game to match, Aguilera is a force to be reckoned with inside the cage. Hex fans should keep a close eye on this rising star.
Jian Kai Chee will be making his debut on the big stage of Australian MMA when he steps into the cage against Aguilera at Hex 17. The highly aggressive Malaysian warrior has achieved 4 wins as a pro, including 3 via stoppage and 2 in the very 1st round. He will look to show off those dangerous skills and silence the hometown crowd on October 26th.
Don’t miss this thrilling Lightweight clash at Hex Fight Series 17.
Hex Fight Series 17 brings fans an exciting Catchweight bout as Jae Hyuk Bang faces Raymart Quintana.
South Korea’s Jae Hyuk Bang makes his debut on the big stage of Australian MMA on October 26th. The talented rising star has achieved 3 victories as a professional, with 2 coming via stoppage. The Taekwondo black belt has a habit of putting on thrilling performances inside the cage, he will look to do the same for the Australian crowd at Hex 17.
Raymart “Razor” Quintana returns to the Hex cage fresh off a thrilling 1st round submission victory at his last outing. The Australian Top Team prospect has achieved 4 wins as a pro, all of them have come via 1st round stoppage. “Razor” is very well rounded, with 2 submission wins and 2 KO’s to his name. Now, he will look to make quick work of his opponent once again, when he returns to the big stage of Australian MMA on October 26th.