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Rafael “Barata” Freitas and Josh “The Destroya” Montoya to Headline Evolution

Clovis, NM. – May 9, 2011 – Evolution Combat Sports Championship, a fast-rising New Mexico based mixed martial arts fight organization, officially announced today that Rafael “Barata” Freitas will face Josh “The Destroya” Montoya in the main event at “FRIDAY NIGHT FIGHTS! 5.27.11.” The highly anticipated event will take place on Friday, May 27 at the Clovis Civic Center in Clovis, New Mexico. Fans will not want to miss this exciting night of fights!

According to Martin Singleterry, president of Evolution Combat Sports Championship, “We are very excited about the main event match-up between Freitas and Montoya. We feel that our May Evolution FNF card is our most compelling fight card to date! MMA fans can expect an exciting night of fights complete with explosive knockouts and impressive submissions at the Clovis Civic Center on May 27!

Evolution Combat Sports Championship “Friday Night Fights! 5.27.11” is loaded from top to bottom with elite MMA talent, featuring a pro card lineup stacked with must see fights! The main event features a high octane 125lb bout between New Mexico’s own Rafael “Barata” Freitas and Josh “The Destroya” Montoya. In true Evolution fashion, the FNF undercard will feature some the Southwest’s top amateur talent. Stay tuned for the full fight card!

Rafael “Barata” Freitas (3-0) of Brazil is undefeated in his mixed martial arts career. The Gi and No-Gi World Champion Gracie black belt is also a Professor at Gracie Barra Jiu Jitsu in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Known for his dynamic fight style, Freitas is fast, technical, aggressive and tough as nails both mentally and physically. Although all of his wins have come by way of submission, Freitas comes from a stand up background and is just as comfortable, and impressive, on his feet. He thrives on the element of surprise and often uses techniques that his opponents have never experienced before. Fans are in for a treat when Freitas enters the Evolution cage. Spectators can expect a dynamic and exciting bout, as Freitas will do whatever it takes to finish the fight.

Freitas opponent, Josh “The Destroya” Montoya (6-4) is a King of The Cage veteran who is also known for finishing his opponents by way of submission. Montoya has proven that he is a force to be reckoned with in the mixed martial arts arena and is determined to hand Freitas the first loss of his career at “FRIDAY NIGHT FIGHTS! 5.27.11.” Montoya is coming off of a first round submission victory over Donnie Frye and plans to go undefeated in 2011. Who will raise their hand in victory at the end of the night? Fight fans in New Mexico will find out on May 27!

“FRIDAY NIGHT FIGHTS! 5.27.11” will take place on Friday, May 27 at the Clovis Civic Center in Clovis, New Mexico. Doors open at 6:00pm MT. Fights start at 7:00pm MT. Fans are encouraged to come early, as seats in each section are first come first served. Tickets are on sale now! To purchase event tickets on-line please log on to www.EvolutionCombatSports.com.

Evolution fight event tickets can also be purchased in Clovis, New Mexico at the following businesses: Pro Sound and Glass Doctor, V’s Sports, Iron Horse Detail, Sports Angle, Twisted Treasures, and Big Mike’s Bikes. Tickets will also be available at the Clovis Civic Center the night of the event. For more information on Evolution Combat Sports please visit www.Evolutioncombatsports.com.

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