Mike Kyle forced to withdraw from bout with Anthony Johnson at WSOF 7

Could it be that Mike Kyle and Anthony Johnson are not meant to fight each other? The pair were scheduled to headline WSOF 5 earlier this year but Johnson suffered an injury and was replaced by Andre Arlovski. Now Kyle has broken a toe and the bout has been postponed.

ProMMAnow.com Photo Gallery: World Series of Fighting 5

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…

WSOF 5 results: Andrei Arlovski takes unanimous decision over Mike Kyle

Heavyweight Andrei “The Pit Bull” Arlovski (20-10) wanted to prove to his doubters that he can still take a punch. He took several of them from a bruising Mike “MAK” Kyle (20-10-1) but picked himself up off the canvas to score an impressive decision win on the main event of Saturday’s World Series of Fighting 5 fight card.

WSOF 5: Arlovski vs. Kyle weigh-in results

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.

WSOF 5 adds three preliminary bouts for September 14

A trio of contests have been added to September’s “World Series of Fighting 5: Arlovski vs. Kyle” lineup, as Rick “The Gladiator” Glenn (13-2-1) meets Artur Rofi (6-0), Ozzy Dugulubgov (4-1) faces Andrew “Ozzy” Osbourne (7-5) and Sidemar “Sideco” Honorio (8-3) takes on Jimmie “El Terror” Rivera (12-1).

WSOF 5: Three Gracie fighters added to the card

The First Family of Mixed Martial Arts will leave a significant imprint on World Series of Fighting’s next event as three different members of the Gracie clan will appear on the eagerly anticipated Sept. 14 card at Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, NJ.

Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson talks hand injury, Mike Kyle, Tyrone Spong and WSOF future *VIDEO*

ProMMAnow.com talks with Anthony “Rumble” Johnson (15-4), who is currently riding a five-fight win streak (three by way of (T)KO) and is 2-0 inside the World Series of Fighting cage. The former UFC light heavyweight standout was scheduled to return to action on Sept. 14 against Mike Kyle at WSOF 5, but suffered a hand injury and was forced to withdraw from the bout.