Premier MMA Championship is set to take place on Saturday April 14th at the all new 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, as well as the best un-signed and established veterans in the entire Midwest region.
Some of the athletes who you will see compete inside the cage on April 14th 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 Wes Reeves, who will be fighting for the Premier MMA Championship Bantamweight title had to say about his upcoming fight:
Q- Tell the fans your name?
Q- Your Home Town?
A-West Chester Ohio
Q- What gym do you train with?
A-Team Jorge Gurgel
Q-Favorite Training Partner?
A-Justin Edwards is my favorite training partner
Q- How long have you been training?
A-I’ve been training for 4 years
Q-BJJ/TKD/Wrestling experience/Belt Level?
A-I’m a blue belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and I have a background in wrestling
Q-When did you make your MMA debut?
A-I made my debut at 18, and submitted Corey Champion
Q- What made you start competing in MMA?
A-I grew up watching my father train and compete. He inspired me to fight, and still does to this day.
Q- How do you feel like you match up with your opponent on April 14th?
A-Cody Riggs is a warrior, but like I say on each one of these Q and A’s, no one trains harder than I do. I’m always one step ahead.
Q- How do you predict the fight will end? and in what round?
A-I don’t play into the guessing game. But, that belt will be mine.
Q- Why should fans come out to see you compete?
A-My team and I bring excitement to the octagon because of our precise training and dedication.
Q- If there was one thing you can say to your opponent about your fight on April 14th, what would that be?
A-Good luck man.
Q- What has been the most memorable moment of your MMA career?
A-Putting Neil Mullins to sleep with shoulder pressure
Q- When you’re not at the gym training what is your favorite hobby to keep yourself busy?
A-Outside of the gym I capture Pokémon and collect Funko pops
Q- Outside of MMA what type of job do you have?
A-I’m a Commercial Electrician and LCPL in the USMC Reserve
Q- When you’re in the gym training, or just working out what artist or music gets you in a zone?
A-Kanye West always get’s me fired up.
Q-What is your favorite quote?
A-My favorite quote is one my dad always tells me “hard work beats talent when talent refuses to work hard”
Q-What is your all-time favorite movie?
A-My favorite movie is a tie between Full Metal Jacket and Forest Gump
Q-Who is your favorite actor/actress?
A-Will Smith is my all-time favorite actor for sure!
Q-What is your all time favorite song?
A-The Pokémon theme song is pure fire
Q-Who is your favorite music artist?
A-Logic is my favorite music artist
Q- In closing the forum is yours, you have the freedom to say whatever you would like.
A- In conclusion, come out and watch me compete for my first belt! Thanks for reading.
Fight fan’s do not miss this fight between two of the best Bantamweight fighters in the Midwest region when Wes Reeves steps inside the cage on Saturday April 14th in Covington Kentucky to face Cody Riggs for the Premier MMA Championship Bantamweight title!
Tickets are available now at CINCYFIGHTS.COM