It has been a hot minute since main stream MMA has been in Wyoming but our pals over at Resurrection Fighting Alliance have brought the sport back and tonight in Cheyenne we get a healthy dose of the future superstars of our sport. The main event features the tallest flyweight ever documented when the 6’1” Junior Maranhão takes on Matt Manzanares for the company’s 125 poind title.
It has been a record year for Resurrection Fighting Alliance. The promotion has been cultivating some of the best talent outside of the UFC and has provided a launching pad for the next generation of stars. Friday night the flyweights will hold down the main event as Zach Makovsky eyes another title when he meets Matt Manzanres for the flyweight championship.
Former WEC featherweight Tyler Toner confirmed with ProMMAnow.com that he has been released from the UFC following his decision loss to Ian Loveland at the TUF 12 Finale.
WEC veteran Tyler Toner has been too busy training to feel nervous about competing in the first UFC featerweight bout at The Ultimate Fighter 12 Finale on Dec. 4.
Former International Fight League competitor Ian Loveland (13-7) will make his UFC debut Dec. 4 when he replaces Leonard Garcia in a featherweight bout against Tyler Toner at The Ultimate Fighter 12 Finale.