Press Release: MMA at the OC Auto Show!

BAMMA USA will invade the OC Auto Show for MMA Fight Night action among the engines! Come see some great professionals during the auto show and great amateur MMA semifinal bouts in the evening. Their last event was action-packed!

Here’s the press release:

Also Hosting So Cal MMA Semi-Finals and BAMMA USA Ring Girl Search

(ANAHEIM – California) – BAMMA USA will unveil an all-star MMA lineup at the Orange County International Auto Show, hosted by Motor Trend Magazine, on August 24, 2011. The mix of MMA superstars will display their cars, sign autographs for fans and compliment the rest of BAMMA USA and the OC Auto Shows amenities including the Southern California MMA semi-finals and the BAMMA USA ring girl search.

The lineup of MMA fighters include Strikeforce heavyweight grand prix finalist Josh “War Master” Barnett, former UFC® fighters Renato “Babalu” Sobral, Mike “Joker” Guymon from Jokers MMA gym and Gabe “Godzilla” Ruediger. Current competitor James “Lightning” Wilks from Lightning MMA and K-1/ MMA professional Mighty Mo will be in attendance as well as up-and-coming heavyweight standout Jack “Outlaw” May. UFC® featherweight Cub Swanson and his brother Steve Swanson will be present while Brian Warren, Chad George out of PKG, Juliano Prado from Total MMA, Dimon Morris and Mavirick Harvey will make appearances.

As part of tradition at the annual Motor Trend auto show, MMA featured vehicles will be laid out for the public to view. The National Guard will bring in their H1 and BAMMA USA will be proud to present the BAMMA USA Mustang and BAMMA USA H2. Josh Barnett and Mike Guymon will display their impressive motor vehicles as well as Affliction Clothing.

The BAMMA USA ring girl search will be hosted by current official ring girl Katelynn Ansari and will take place the night before the fights on Friday, September 23, 2011 at 8:30 PM. The winner will receive the opportunity to be featured as a BAMMA USA ring girl the following night at the fights. Contestants are encouraged to register at or call 714-912-8822 for more information.

World famous KROQ (106.7 FM) radio station personalities will be on hand the night of the fights between 5 PM – 10 PM. Other booths include Affliction Clothing, Disciple Wear, La Habra Host Lions Toy Drive, Nature of the Beast and more. Those who drop by the La Habra Host Lions Toy Drive and donate an unwrapped toy or gift card from Wal-Mart or Target (ages 4-18 & $10.00 + value) will receive a complimentary pass to BAMMA USA MMA live cage fights. For more information please contact Liz Steves at 562-665-5515.

Tickets for ALFA League presents “Collision Course” at the Anaheim Convention Center are priced at $30.00, $40.00 and $60.00 and may be purchased online at www.BAMMA Doors for this event will open at 6 PM and the fights will start at 7 PM. Those who purchase a ticket to the fights will receive a free ticket to the Motor Trend Magazine OC International Auto Show. Following the fights, an after-party will be held at the OC Sports Grill in Orange.


BAMMA USA is a Mixed Martial Arts promotional company specializing in creating live entertainment featuring both professional and amateur combatants looking to take their career to the next level in the sport. While the promotion prides themselves on their motto: “Keep Moving Forward“ the ultimate passion for BAMMA USA is to create an environment in which fighters are truly valued. For more information about BAMMA USA please visit:  For more information about The ALFA League please visit:

Brett Roberts

Tyler Lawrence
Media Relations

Based on their last event, I’m confident this one will be explosive!


…I wonder if Tito Ortiz’s smashed-up Rolls Royce Phantom will be on display…