BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Local fighters from Eastern and Central Maine are getting ready for the 1st ever mixed martial arts card in Bangor on Friday night. 5 pro fights and 8 amateur ones are scheduled for the Bangor Waterfront crowd.
Eastern Maine native Marcus Davis, who owns and coaches Team Irish in Brewer says Friday night's card isn't just important for the growth of the sport in the area, but also to give the fighters that "hometown crowd" support.
The gates open at 5pm on the Bangor Waterfront. The 1st card is scheduled to start at 7pm.