Rematch of Bangor-area fighters to determine lightweight cha

Posted by: MBR on Thu Mar 9th, 2017 7:54 am
A rematch of rival Bangor-area fighters will produce a champion as mixed martial arts veterans “The” Ryan Sanders and Jon Lemke have agreed to square off on April 29 at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee in Lewiston.Sanders (13-8) and Lemke (6-7) will battle for the vacant New England Fights professional lightweight championship as the main event of NEF 28.Both earned their title shots after scoring first-round victories in semifinal bouts on Feb. 11.Sanders (13-8) used a single head kick to score a 15-second stoppage of John Ortolani at NEF 27. The win was the third straight and sixth in the last seven fights for Sanders, who trains at Young’s MMA in Bangor. ... ght-champ/