WSOF 15 takes place this evening from the USF Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla. and is headlined with a middleweight title fight with Dave Branch putting his belt on the line against former UFC top 185-pound contender Yushin Okami. In the co-main event, Justin Gaethje was scheduled to defend his lightweight title against Melvin Guillard, but Guillard missed … Read more
World Series of Fighting President Ray Sefo today confirmed that one new title fight and two additional matchups complete a star-studded main card that also features a main event of David Branch (13-3) vs. Jesse Taylor (27-9) for World Series of Fighting’s inaugural middleweight title, as well as a co-main event of World Series of Fighting featherweight champion Georgi Karakhanyan (23-3-1) vs. Rick Glenn (14-2).
It is probably the most stacked division in Ray Sefo’s World Series of Fighting. The welterweights all have value and talent as a group that is headed by champion Steve Carl. Carl will make his first title defense in March against newly acquired Rousimar Palhares. MMAJunkie.com had the report early this morning.
World Series of Fighting held their second event Saturday night at the Revel in Atlantic City, N.J. The main event saw former UFC welterweight Anthony Johnson put on several pounds to take on former UFC champ Andrei Arlovski in a heavyweight headliner. Check out that fight and the rest of the main card action right here.
Due to injury, Alexandre Ferreira will not be fighting in his hometown of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Aug. 27 in what would have been just his second UFC bout.
Shark Fights has officially added a middleweight bout between UFC veteran Dave Branch and TUF Jeremy May to Shark Fights 15
The Ultimate Fighter Season 11 cast member Rich Attonito will face Dave Branch in a middleweight bout at the TUF 12 Finale and lightweights Paul Kelly and T.J. O’Brien will square off at UFC 123.