• Gladiator Challenge Alumni Champion Rocks Pay Per View beating Beltran!

    Gladiator Challenge Champion's Rocking the Pay Per View! REPORTED ON ESPN MMA; The spinning backfist struck again for Emanuel Newton in his first title defense. Newton (24-7-1) defended his Bellator MMA light heavyweight belt for the first time on Friday at Compuware Arena in Plymouth Township, Michigan, knocking out Joey Beltran in the third round with his patented spinning attack -- the same punch he knocked out Muhammed Lawal with in February 2013. Referee Robert Hinds called a stop to the title bout at 3:07 of the third round, when Beltran (15-11) went limp from the shot. He fell face forward into the fence. It was a lightning-quick finish to a back-and-forth bout that actually appe…» Read More

  • Agua Caliente Huge Success!!!

    AGUA CALIENTE JULY 19, 20014 RE-CAP Fight night at beautiful Agua Caliente lived up to the luxury resort and casino’s name; it was a HOT, HOT, HOT night with 24-heart-pounding-bouts including, 8 GLADIATOR CHALLENGE WORLD TITLE matches! First in the cage for the 145-pound amateur WORLD TITLE Cameron Underhill KO’d Danny Padilla in 3-minutes flat at the end of the first round. The excitement kept the pace with bout two where Cole Bates got the TKO over Luke Melchlor 1:03 into the 2nd. Jason Rumao pulled it out over Henry Murillo with the judge’s decision after 3 full-battle rounds in the 3rd match and in the fourth match the crowd really went wild cheering over the non-stop pulverizing action …» Read More

  • Hot MMA Action @ Agua Caliente Casino

    WORLD TITLE FIGHTS AT AUGUA CALIENTE RESORT AND CASINO Gladiator Challenge (GC) – a world leader in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) cage fight promotions presents 25+ PRO and Amateur bouts on July 19, 2014. GC’s “NIGHT OF THE CHAMPIONS” event features SIX Gladiator Challenge WORLD TITLE MATCHES held at Agua Caliente, Rancho Mirage’s sizzling hot luxury resort and casino. This amazing fight card was put together by GC’s own Tedd Williams (highlights below). •HEAVYWEIGHT WORLD TITLE FIGHT - Heavy Hitter and current champion Tommy Stokes (5-0) out of Hesperia, Ca returns after a 1-year hiatus to take-on the always dangerous Bad Boy James Johnson (2-4) out of Bakersfield, Ca. •185 lb. WORLD TITLE FIGHT …» Read More

  • Revenge Statisfies!!!

    The house was packed at the amazing Thunder Valley Casino Resort! The fans were on their feet all night as the Gladiator Challenge "Revenge" fight card satisfies again!!! Northern California Gladiator Challenge matchmaker Mr. Cal Worsham does it again putting up 12 exciting bouts on the card for the night; Starting the night out with a bang - local sensation Mr. Don "the emortal" Eldridge simply straight blast's his way thru Salt Lake City, Utah's Jack Avery in the first 35 seconds round 1. Oh boy, what a stud Don is, remember he is 58 years old! Next Nor Cal's Larry Hernandez squared off with So Cal's Joe Navas for what ended up being a fan favorite slugget fest, with both fighters almost …» Read More

  • IRON FISTS @ Soboba Sports Complex

    “IRON FISTS” lands at the Soboba Sports Complex!!! Gladiator Challenge (GC) – a world leader in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) cage fight promotions presents 20+PRO and Amateur bouts on June 28, 2014. GC’s “IRON FISTS” event will be held at Soboba's awesome Sports Complex located at 24340 Soboba RD San Jacinto, CA 92583. This amazing fight card was put together by Gladiator Challenge’s Matchmaker Mike Williams. Headlining this MMA beat-down event will be pro-fighters 155 lb. undefeated lightweight Steve Kozola (3-0) of Oceanside’s’ The Compound taking on 155 lb. Jodie Carter (0-0) of the O.C.’s Subfighter. Feature fight with heavyweight pros 260 lb. Joe Hernandez (0-0) of the O.C.’s All In MMA taki…» Read More

  • Mikey Gomez VS. Jaime “El Cucui” Jara

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- June 7, 2014 CONTACT: Tedd Williams, Owner/Operator -- Gladiator Challenge, INC. PHONE: 760.403.6529 EMAIL: Tedd@GladiatorChallenge.com WEB: www.GladiatorChallenge.com EVENT VENUE & DATE: Thunder Valley Casino June 21, 2014 WORLD TITLE MMA Bouts at Thunder Valley Casino Gladiator Challenge (GC) – a world leader in Mixed Martial Arts cage fight promotions presents THREE WORLD TITLE MMA bouts put together by UFC standout & Gladiator Challenge Match Maker Mr. Cal Worsham for June 21, 2014. Gladiator Challenge’s “REVENGE” will be held at the world-class luxury “four-diamond”, Thunder Valley resort and casino in the Pano Hall located in Lincoln, California…» Read More

  • Backlash Results!

    The house was packed and the fans were fed with 10 of the 12 bouts ending in Knockouts Saturday night! From the very first fight - sparks flew at the World Class Sycuan Casino as the Gladiator Challenge takes the stage!!! The Compound's ( 0-2 ) Bryan Dang let them fly and KO'ed Spartan Elites ( 1-0 ) Ray Herrea. In the next fight, Spartan Elites ( 2-1 ) stand out John Penny got to put the gloves on The Compound's ( 0-0 ) Miguel Buclon winning by with a TKO in the second round. The third fight of the night featured BJJ Black Belt Chris Ruiz making his MMA pro debut 0-0. Chris won by TKO in first round verses a game but overwhelmed ( 0-0 ) Shane Guyette. In the next fight, San Diego Fight Club'…» Read More


    The sold out Gladiator Challenge “BACKLASH” event is coming to the World Class Sycuan Casino located in El Cajon, California this Saturday night May, 31st 2014. This fight card will feature 15 mind blowing MMA bouts including both a Gladiator Challenge 125 lbs Female World Title and the GC Super Fight featuring a Bellator veteran verses a Strikeforce champion. Heavy hitting local MMA sensation Andy “The Tooth-Fairy” Murad will be looking to collect some new teeth as he takes on the very tough Strikeforce Champion Daniel “The Animal” McWilliams 11-24 in the main event of the night. The co-main event will highlight Victory MMA's "the honeybadger" Tyra Parker 3-4 who aims to put it all on the li…» Read More


    Gladiator Challenge April 5th 2014 Soboba Sports Complex San Jacinto CA Gladiator Challenge put on another SOLD OUT show at the Soboba Sports Complex. The night featured 23 action packed fights. Fighters put on quiet the show for all the loyal fans. Willie Gates Captured the 135lb GC Title with his Submission victory over Mario Casares. Mario came out swinging looking for the knockout but Gates defused the striking game of Casares by getting a quick takedown into a submission. And in the Main event Garreth De La Cruz became the new GC 125lb Champion by knocking out Ryan Jiles in the first round. It was very obvious both fighters were looking for the knockout as both came out throwing ver…» Read More

  • GC in Elko NV

    GC's show entitled "Boomtown" was held in Elko NV on March 21st 2014. There was so much great talent on this card. Many amateur fighters are putting in their time in hopes of one day turning pro. Fans got to see a little bit of everything that night from Knockouts to all out 3rnd wars. Many young up and comer's were featured in the night also. Its amazing to see how talented a lot of these young kids are. They are tightening up their skills and techniques at an early age and will be very impressive when they are old enough and ready to fight professionally. Here are the results Gladiator Challenge March 21st (Amateur) 3-3min rnds - Jonathan Rodriguez def. TJ White via TKO 1:28 in rnd 2…» Read More


    On March 8th 2014 Thunder Valley Casino Resort hosted Gladiator Challenge for another SOLD OUT crowd. The arena was packed with standing room only. This card featured many of the GC fan favorites such as Jimmy Center, Mike Gonzalez, Buck Banualos, Ryan Burton Lewis Morsea, Jaime Jara and many more. One of the highlights of the night was the 3 round all out brawl between Lewis Morsea and William Johnson. This fight had the crowd on their feet the entire time. If you missed out on the action be sure to grab your tickets early for the next show which will be June 21st 2014 at The Thunder Valley Casino Resort. Gladiator Challenge "New Breed" March 8th 2014 Thunder Valley Casino Referee: James Fa…» Read More

  • GC Coming To Thunder Valley

    Gladiator Challenge “New Breed” will hit Thunder Valley Casino Resort located in Lincoln CA, on Saturday March, 8th 2014. This fight card features 18+ full contact fights and the fighter are ready to step into the cage and go to war. Their will be 3 Gladiator Challenge World Titles up for grabs! Many Local fan favorites will be featured on the night such as Jaime Jara. Jara is coming of a win at the last event held at Thunder Valley Casino Resort. He will be looking to get a win streak going. William Johnson will face Lewis Morsea for the 205lb Native Title. These two have promised to put it all on the line and see who's the toughest. Hunter Worsham will take on the very tough GC new comer J…» Read More

  • GC "KABOOM" Results

    Gladiator Challenge "KABOOM" Sycuan Casino January 18th 2014 (Amateur 3-2mins) - Omar Askew def. Anthony Ross 1:03 via TKO rnd 2 (Pro) 3-3mins - Benji Gomez def Colby Hollier via split dec. - Alexis Defrause def. Catalina Medril via TKO 1:06 in rnd 1 - Sam Toomer def. Myles Cooper via RNC :31 in rnd 1 - Danny Navarro def. Herman Ricks via guillotine 1:51 in rnd 1 - Eric Uresk def. James Ibarra via arm triangle 1:46 in rnd 1 - Keisuan Hill def. Jamiah Williamson via TKO 1:57 in rnd 1 - Justin Jones def. Cordell Williams via TKO :10 in rnd 2 - Kristi Lopez def. Tyra Parker via 3rnd split decision Title Fight 3-5mins - Ray Elizalde def. Sam Rodriguez via RNC 3:48 of round 1» Read More

  • Fewer than 20 tickets left to "KABOOM"

    Tedd Williams and Gladiator Challenge are so excited to team up with one of the largest casinos in San Diego CA and on January 18th 2014 will present to you "KABOOM". This card will have you on your feet all night long and you'll leave wanting more. Lots of your GC favorites will be featured on the card and we have a female bout that is sure to be one of the best fights of the night! You can choose from 2,000 video & reel slots as well as video poker. If you prefer table games, there are more than 40 tables to play Blackjack, Three–Card & Four–Card Poker, Sycuan–style craps and roulette. Enjoy the fresh air in our non–smoking room, with more than 350 slot machines, 9 gaming tables, Paipa's Surf …» Read More

  • Tyra Parker vs Kristi Lopez targeted for January 18

    Check out this article featured on mmarising.com Flyweight prospect Tyra “The Honey Badger” Parker begins her move back down towards the strawweight division when she steps back into the cage at Gladiator Challenge: “Kaboom” on January 18th in El Cajon, California. Parker takes on former Tuff-N-Uff title contender Kristi “Violencia” Lopez. The 120-pound catchweight bout was announced this past weekend. Parker has finished three of her past four opponents and she is coming off of an impressive submission victory over Michele “Diablita” Gutierrez in August. Lopez makes her pro debut in the fight following a 3-1 run as an amateur. Parker (3-3-0) began her pro career in 2008 at age 18 and prove…» Read More


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