FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Portland, Maine (April 11, 2018) – New England Fights (NEF) makes its return to Portland this Saturday night, April 14, 2018, with the fight promotion’s next mixed-martial-arts event, “NEF 33: Riptide.”  Earlier today, NEF announced that the event weigh-ins will originate from Aura this Friday, April 13, 2018 at 1 p.m. EST.  Aura is located at 121 Center Street, Portland, Maine 04101.

Weigh-ins are free and open to the public.  Fans and press are encouraged to attend.  Aura Sports, the sports pub within the venue, will have a lunch menu available for those in attendance.  All of the competitors on this Saturday’s card will be present.  Fighters will be available for interviews and photo opportunities.  For those unable to attend, the weigh-ins will stream live on the “New England Fights” Facebook page.

The full “NEF 33” fight card (subject to change):


155 POUNDS: Bill Jones vs. Matt Denning

155 POUNDS: Caleb Hall vs. John Ortolani

135 POUNDS: Ernesto Ornelas vs. Carl Langston


130 POUNDS: Walt Shea vs. Nate Boucher

150 POUNDS: Killian Murphy vs. Krishna Scott

225 POUNDS: Ben Murtiff vs. James Lewis

140 POUNDS: David Thompson vs. Kam Arnold

185 POUNDS: Mark Gardner vs. Brandon Schwinck

165 POUNDS: Duncan Smith vs. Taylor Bartlett

135 POUNDS: Zac Richard vs. Gabriel Diaz

170 POUNDS: Liam Fagan vs. Curtis Ouellette

140 POUNDS: Carol Linn Powell vs. Chelsea Tucker (Grappling Match)

NEF’s next mixed-martial-arts event, “NEF 33: Riptide,” will see the company make its return to Aura in Portland, Maine.  The event is scheduled to take place this Saturday night with a bell time of 7 pm.  Tickets are on-sale now online at

About New England Fights

New England Fights (“NEF”) is a fight events promotions company. NEF’s mission is to create the highest quality events for fighters and fans alike. NEF’s executive team has extensive experience in combat sports management, events production, media relations, marketing, legal and advertising.