Meet Premier MMA Championship 10 Fighter Michael Russell



Premier MMA Championship is set to take place on Saturday November 17th at the Hits Sports & Entertainment Complex in Covington Kentucky presenting a night full of live MMA featuring some of the best up and coming future stars of the sport including Michael Russell making his return inside the Premier MMA Championship cage.


For those who can’t make the trip to Covington Kentucky be sure to LIKE the Premier MMA Championship facebook page HERE for information on how to stream the event LIVE on FITE TV. 

Some of the athletes who you will see compete inside the cage on November 17th took a few moments out of their training to give you, the fans a little background on who they are and give you their thoughts on their upcoming fight at Premier MMA Championship.

Here is what Michael Russell had to say about his upcoming fight November 17th at Premier MMA Championship:


Q- Tell the fans your name?

A-Michael Russell


A-31 but 32 on November 14th

Q- Record?


Q- Your Home Town?

A-Rossford, Ohio

Q- What gym do you train with?

A-Karoshi Combat Sports and Demolition Fight Team

Q-Favorite Training Partner?

A-My coach Mike Widmer

Q- How long have you been training?

A-8 years

Q-BJJ/TKD/Wrestling experience/Belt Level?

A-Nothing, I just fight

Q-When did you make your MMA debut?

A-July 17th,2010

Q- What made you start competing in MMA?

A-I wanted to box first but I got in contact with a great friend Jose Martinez and started training at 360 MMA, after the first day of training I fell in love with the sport

Q- How do you feel like you match up with your opponent on Nov 17th?

A-Pretty well but that’s how you have to feel as a fighter, he’s a tough fighter that throws with intent, it should be interesting

Q- How do you predict the fight will end? and in what round?

A-I feel this one’s going to be crazy I’m leaning towards a 1st round TKO but I’m no mystic Mac haha

Q- Why should fans come out to see you compete?

A-Win or lose I’m going in to fight hard every time

Q- If there was one thing you can say to your opponent about your fight on Nov. 17th, what would that be?

A-Best of luck, you seem like a respectable Martial Arts to, let’s go put on a show and have some fun!

Q- What has been the most memorable moment of your MMA career?

A-Well it has to be the last time I fought for Premier MMA Championship, after my fight looking at my coaches and family screaming after I won!

Q- What is your favorite MMA moment as a fan?

A-I’ll have to say Conor McGregor taking over New York when he fought Eddie Alvarez, it was a birthday get together to watch it so it was just a fun night

Q- When you’re not at the gym training what is your favorite hobby to keep yourself busy?

A-Video games

Q- Outside of MMA what type of job do you have?

A-I work at an ink factory called Zeres

Q- When you’re in the gym training, or just working out what artist or music gets you in a zone?

A-Rap, mainly Eminem

Q- In closing the forum is yours, you have the freedom to say whatever you would like.

A-I’m just happy to fighting for Premier MMA Championship again! They put on a great show and it’s a great promotion to fight for and I’m not just saying that.


Fight fan’s, You won’t want to miss Michael Russell return to the Premier MMA Championship cage on Saturday November 17th in Covington Kentucky when he meets Neil Mullins at Premier MMA Championship 10.

Tickets are available now at CINCYFIGHTS.COM


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