• Tom Call Joins the Gladiator Challenge Team!

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - January 3, 2015 NEW Gladiator Challenge Matchmaker - Tom Call Takes on Northern California. Gladiator Challenge (GC) – a world leader in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) cage fight promotions welcomes Tom Call to their GC family as their NEW Northern California Matchmaker. Tom is the owner of Impact Fight Management which was founded in 2000. He has immersed himself in the MMA world for more than 15-years. Tom’s earlier career years were spent doing many other things within the MMA industry including being a reporter and consultant for MMA Weekly. He was also a judge for the early WEC fights in Lemoore. Tom comes with a killer background and keen instincts that will surely…» Read More

  • Great Fights @ Holiday Beatings

    Sycuan Results December 20, 2014 Gladiator Challenge The Grudge that Never Ends! After three grueling 5-minute rounds against Lissette Neri, Jessy Miele remains the Gladiator Challenge 145-pound female World Title holder. Neri put up a good fight and held her own losing by split-decision, but there was no way around Miele who controlled each round by aggressively stalking Neri around the cage. Will Neri call for another re-match? We’ll see. Ticket buyers got their money’s worth with 185-pounders, Edwin Aguilar and Steve Yavo. Yavo proved to be cool, calm and totally in control for 3 full rounds after which the judges unanimously gave the win to Yavo, but don’t discount Aguilar, he is one fier…» Read More

  • Holiday Beatings Abound at Sycuan!

    Holiday beatings will be the gift that keeps on giving this Saturday, December 20, 2014 at the world-class Sycuan Resort and Casino in beautiful El Cajon/San Diego, California. Gladiator Challenge features a full fight card of killer matches including the much awaited grudge match between Lissette Neri (6-1) and reigning Gladiator Challenge Champion Jessy Miele (2-1). Neri will be fighting to win her 145-pound GC Title Belt back after having lost to Meile just a couple months ago. Neri wants back in the cage to take back what was taken from her saying, “I was very disappointed with myself after I lost my 145-pound-belt. For the first time my mind wasn't in the fight. Basically she [Jessy Miele] sho…» Read More

  • Hot Results From Agua Caliente

    Huge crowds turned out for a killer fight-card and there was thunder in the house this past Saturday at the truly world-class Agua Caliente Resort and Casino in Rancho Mirage, California. With several world title belts on the line and a full card, Gladiator Challenge's, "Season's Beatings" was a night of non-stop, heart-pounding action in the cage and the crowd loved it! Fight-night highlights include a big title loss for HWT Tommy Stokes to HWT Daylin Murray by TKO 1:16 into the second-round followed by the quickest knock-out ever when Alexander Moses took a well-placed kick to the head by fan favorite Cody Bolinger 13-seconds into the first. Check out the videos for these and other Gladiat…» Read More

  • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: World Title MMA Fights at Agua Caliente

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 6, 2014 WORLD TITLE FIGHTS AT AUGUA CALIENTE RESORT AND CASINO Gladiator Challenge partners up again with the legendary world class Agua Caliente Resort Spa and Casino in Ranco Mirage, California for GC’s annual SEASON'S BEATINGS fight spectacular presented by WorldOne! Gladiator Challenge (GC) – a world leader in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) cage fight promotions brings you 20+ hard core holiday beat-downs you don’t want to miss. With SIX WORLD TITLES on the line this high impact show will sell out with less than 100 event tickets remaining! Six GLADIATOR CHALLENGE WORLD TITLE BELTS ON THE LINE Heavyweight Be…» Read More

  • Weighing In On Weigh-ins at SDFC

    Last Friday’s weigh-ins for Gladiator Challenge’s AFTERSHOCK where held at the San Diego Fight Club (SDFC) owned by MMA trainer, former 165-pound fighter, Charlie Kohler (8-4). It was packed, but weigh-ins went smoothly thanks to Charlie, Jeremy and the rest of the SDFC staff on-hand. Check out some of the photographs in the AFTERSHOCK photo gallery. SDFC is a fully equipped MMA gym IN El Cajon, California that caters to fighters and families alike. If you are in the area and looking for a great MMA gym definitely give them a holler at 619-206-3589 or check out their website: http://www.sdfightclub.com/ » Read More

  • AFTERSHOCK at Sycuan Casino; the Results

    Saturday night Gladiator Challenge's AFTERSHCOK brought down the house at Sycuan Casino in beautiful San Diego, Calironia. The slots were hot, but the fight-card was even hotter. Matchmaker and GC owner, Tedd Williams, does it again. With 17 hard-core match-ups the crowd went absolutely nuts. To thundering applause the fighters entered the GC cage giving ticket buyers what they came for. The woman's 145-pound Gladiator Challenge WORLD TITLE was on the line. Reigning champion Lisset Neri lost her belt to Jessy Miele. Neri is already wanting a rematch. Watch out Miele, you might not wear the belt for long if Neri has her way, but in the meantime wear it loud and proud, you earned it. BIG shout…» Read More

  • Only 24 tickets left to the event!!!

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 15, 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 October 11, 2014 – All Ages enjoy! CARNAGE AT WORLD CLASS THUNDER VALLEY CASINO Gladiator Challenge (GC) – a world leader in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) cage fight promotions presents 15+ MMA bouts on Saturday October 11th at one of beautiful Northern California’s largest hotspots; the WORLD CLASS Thunder Valley Casino! GC’s “CARNAGE” was put together by GC matchmaker Mr. Cal Worsham and will feature some serious…» Read More

  • Mikey Gomez Takes the 185-Pound World Title

    In Saturday night's GC "GLOVE UP" main-event match against Kadzhimurrat Bestaev at the Soboba Sports Complex in San Jacinto, CA. Mikey Gomez took the title in the second round by submission. Tough customer, Kadzhimurrat, gave Mikey a run for his money and Gomez says, "It was tough fight, with him being 6'6 and all. It took me a bit to find my range. I'm glad I got the submission win in the second rd. everything went according to plan. I'm happy to be the new Gladiator Challenge middleweight champ." Other fight night highlights included...A brutal opening bout between 155-Pound amateurs Raul Salas and Angle Gomez. These guys weren't playing around. After 3 full rounds of non-stop action, Salas…» Read More

  • Glove-Up!

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 23, 2014 CONTACT: Tedd Williams, Owner/Operator - Gladiator Challenge, INC. PHONE: 760.403.6529 EMAIL: Tedd@GladiatorChallenge.com WEB: www.GladiatorChallenge.com EVENT VENUE & DATE: Soboba Sports Complex - October 4, 2014 – ALL ages welcome. TWO WORLD TITLE BELTS ON THE LINE!!! Gladiator Challenge (GC) – a world leader in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) cage fight promotions presents “Glove Up” with *up to 25 brutal match-ups .This amazing MMA Cage fight event will take place Saturday October 4th at the Soboba Sports Complex in scenic San Jacin…» Read More

  • Gladiator Challenge Champion Wins On PPV - Bellator MMA 125

    Jesse Juarez vs.Ron Keslar Round 1 Keslar opens with a jab-cross combination, and Juarez answers with a spinning back kick that is off it’s mark. Referee Marcos Rosales calls for action and Juarez obliges with a right hand over the top. Juarez changes levels looking for a takedown against the cage, and turns to take Keslar’s back. The California native drags his man to the canvas and begins looking for a rear-naked choke, but Keslar turns to defend. Juarez now going to work in half-guard, landing short punches to the head and body. Keslar tries pushing off the cage but the Torrance California native turns his back to the fence. With 1:00 left in the round, Keslar uses the butterfly guard to create…» Read More

  • 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