Saturday night longtime ProMMAnow.com friend, documentarian and photographer Jacob Klensin attended World Series of Fighting 5 (WSOF 5) at Revel in Atlantic City, N.J. The event saw former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski take home a hard fought unanimous decision over the heavy-handed Mike Kyle in the night’s headliner. Also, Dave Branch secured a unanimous decision over Danillo Villefort, Derrick Mehman knocked out Rolles Gracie, Jr. in round two, and Georgi Karakhanyan submitted Waylon Lowe in the opening frame. Now take a look at Jacob’s handiwork as he was cage side snapping these shots for your viewing pleasure…
The official weigh in for World Series of Fighting 5 “Arlovski vs. Kyle” on NBCSN took place on Friday at the Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, N.J. The five-bout televised broadcast will air LIVE on Saturday at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT. Main-event heavyweight Andrei “The Pit Bull” Arlovski (19-10) weighed in at 240 pounds even while his opponent Mike “MAK” Kyle (20-9-1) tipped the scales at 218.5 pounds.
World Series of Fighting announced today a new co-main event matchup between welterweight (170 pounds) Tyson “Man of” Steele (10-1) and Steve Carl (19-3) for the professional Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) promotion’s highly-anticipated fight card at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on Friday, June 14, live on NBC Sports Network, beginning at 11 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT.
While rumors and rumbling of the ONE FC 2 card have been floating around the Internet, nothing has been confirmed…. until now. The official main card has finally been released and it looks stacked.
Bob “The Beast” Sapp will be entering the cage to face Rolles Gracie in a heavyweight showdown on Feb. 11 at “One FC 2: Battle of Heroes” at Kelapa Gading Sports Mall in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Following recent announcements that include Efrain Escudero and Rolles Gracie, UFC and IFL heavyweight veteran Mike Ciesnolevicz (18-4-1) is the newest addition to the Shine Fights roster.