VIDEOS: X-1 Champions III Weigh-In, Pre-Fight Interviews
By Lisa Teichner, Photos and Video by Derrick Beck
Dylan Clay Interview
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The weigh-ins for Champions III were held at the Blaisdell Arena in Honolulu on Friday, March 11 at 2pm. Below are videos of the weigh-ins as well as pre-fight interviews with Maui fighters 170 State Title Contender Jordan Kekino and 185lb World Title Challenger and Main Event, Dylan Clay.
Champions III will be held tonight at 7pm at the Blasidell Arena. If you’re on an outer island, your best bet is to watch the event LIVE on Pay Per View for only $29.95 on Channel 260 / HD CH 260. If you are in another state or even another country, you can watch live streaming online for just $9.99 by visiting www.x1events.com and clicking on ‘Live Stream’ in the left hand margin or simply follow this link http://tinyurl.com/4l6wrlt. If you are not able to watch tonight, that’s ok too. You can order the video at ant time after the fights with Pay Per View On Demand. This is a big step in the world of MMA events, especially for us here in Hawaii. Make sure you spread the word on Facebook and elsewhere to all of the fighters’ family and friends as well as your own so x-1 will be able to keep this Pay Per View option available to us for all of their events.
Jordan Kekino Interview
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Weigh-ins Part 2 Video
Purchase tickets for Champions III on Ticketmaster.com, at the Blaisdell Box Office or by calling 800-745-3000. Don’t forget that anyone can watch online at x1events.com and on Pay Per View LIVE and On Demand Channel 260 / HD CH 260.
Champions III Saturday, March 12 FIGHT CARD
185lb X1 World Title: Niko Vitale vs Dylan Clay
155lb X1 World Title: Harris Sarmiento vs Max Holloway
145lb X1 World Title: Ricky Wallace vs Eben Kaneshiro
135lb X1 World Title: Thomas Matias vs Van Oscar Penovaroff (Matias replaced Russel Doane, who will not be fighting due to injuries he suffered from an auto accident a few days ago)
185lb X1 State Title: Collin Mansanas vs Sale Sproat
145lb X1 State Title: Dustin Kimura vs Kurrent Cockett
170lb X1 State Title: Zane Kamaka vs Jordan Kekino
135lb Womens State Title: Raquel Paaluhi vs Nicole Johnson
HW X1 State Title: Lolohea Mahe vs Puka Bell
155lb X1 State Title: Steven Saito vs Will Shutt
HW X1 Amateur Title: Paea Paongo vs Kala Koa