Fort Wayne, Indiana (PressExposure) June 30, 2008 -- Fort Wayne is Indiana's 2nd largest city. With a total population of over 500,000 from the city and out lying parts; it makes for a potentially explosive night for Silver Crown Fights 08-08-08 Mixed Martial Arts event. On August 8th, 2008; Fort Wayne Indiana will be rocked as Professional Mixed Martial Arts Athletes battle their way to a championship. Former "UFC" Champ Rocco Rodriguez will be fighting as a main event; along with Drew Fickett as another headline fight. "UFC's" Chris "Lights Out" Lytle will be in attendance as well. Silver Crown Fights is a Professional Mixed Martial Arts Promotion. 08-08-08 will be their first event; and what a way to start out the gates. The head liners are Rocco Rodriguez; who is the former UFC Heavyweight Champion. The "UFC" is the worlds largest Mixed Martial Arts promotion; and holds the biggest names in Mixed Martial Arts Athletes. Silver Crown Fights has three of those names at their event on August 8th.
What makes 08-08-08 so special besides some of the biggest names in fighting? Maybe it's the fact that there will be several 8 man tournaments at the pro level. This type of event has not been done since the early days of the sport. It is not yet known which weight classes; but there will be 8 man tournaments where the athletes will battle it out for the championship. This event will be held at "The Dome" and is also part of the Three Rivers Festival in Fort Wayne. The Three Rivers Festival is an annual festival that started in 1969 to promote economic growth and historical heritage. August 8th, 2008 Silver Crown Fights will make history again!