Cage Fighting Returns to Fox 42 with VFC 40

OMAHA (KPTM)- VFC fights return to Omaha Saturday. Fox 42 is the broadcast sponsor for TheVictory Fighting Championship and will air VFC 40 live at the Ralston ArenaSaturday night.

The event that will feature local favorites such as Houston Alexander, DrewDober and Ryan Jensen.

"This is a really wonderfully proud day for not only Victory, but MMAin general in Omaha." said VFC President Ryan Stoddard. "Not only will webe able to expose a ton of new fans to Victory but we'll also be able toshowcase the amazing talent here in Omaha as well as the rest of theMidwest."

"We're proud and excited about partnering with VFC in expanding our alreadywell-established coverage of local sporting events" shared Jeff Miller, VicePresident and General Manager of KPTM FOX 42. "Local viewers share withme that they are looking for more than just hours upon hours of local news,they want to see sports coverage that is local. Our partnership with VFCis just another step in providing viewers the most local coverage of anystation in the market."

Full Fight Professional Card:

HoustonAlexander vs Chuck Grigsby for the VFC LightHeavyweight Title

Jay Woodvs BrianFoster for the VFC Welterweight Title

RyanJensen vs Victor Moreno

DrewDober vs T.J. O'Brien

DakotaCochrane vs Carey Vanier

BrianHouston vs Jett Jones

Coverage kicks off at 9:00 Friday night. You can also catchthe UFC fights on Fox 42 Saturday night.

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