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 goes head to head with UFC 180 and Bellator 131 this Saturday night and will feature three title fights. The event is set to take place at the USF Sundome in Tampa, FL and will play host to the middleweight, lightweight and female strawweight championship bouts. The four fight main card … Read more
When Justin Gathje became the first person to not only defeat, but stop Nick Newell in a lightweight championship bout at WSOF 11 earlier this month, it appeared a couple knee strikes Gaethje threw at Newell in the first round could have been illegal. But from the camera angle on NBC, it was hard to tell for sure. The commentators … Read more
Hello world or at least to the world that has the NBC Network. World Series of Fighting debuts on the big network today as Nick Newell looks to add another title to his collection but faces one of the best lightweights in the business in Justin Gaethje. Melvin Guillard will try to impress Ray Sefo … Read more
The clock is ticking for Melvin Guillard as he attempts to make weight for his World Series of Fighting debut tomorrow in Florida. Guillard and Cody Bollinger were off the mark today when they hit the scales. Bollinger has decided he will not attempt to cut anymore and give up a percentage of his purse. … Read more
World Series of Fighting lightweight Nick Newell recently received his black-belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Andrew Calandrelli at Ultimate MMA in New Haven. Newell has jumped out to a perfect 11-0 record and will challenge Justin Gaethje for his WSOF lightweight title later this year. Newell is the former XFC champion.
World Series of Fighting’s eighth event overall and first of 2014 took place Saturday night in Hollywood, Florida’s Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. The card featured two title fights, in the Lightweight and the Women’s Strawweight (115 lbs) divisions, both of which saw a one-sided result. The card’s co-main event featured two former UFC fighters in Anthony Johnson vs. Mike Kyle, wherein Johnson continued his winning streak outside of the UFC with a decisive knockout victory.