Mixed Martial Arts matches held at Guns ‘n Hoses on Wednesday

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) - The "Guns 'n Hoses" boxing event this year will have a lot
more mixed martial arts matches.

Organizers say three of the 15 fights this year will be MMA matches. It promises more full contact action.

The competitors met face to face last night. They'll square off Wednesday night at 7pm at the Scottrade Center.  Proceeds benefit Backstoppers, the organization that supports the  families of first responders killed in the line of duty.

"Guns 'n Hoses" has raised more than four million dollars since 1987.

More info:  STLGunsnhoses.com

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