Category Archives: WSOF

World Series of Fighting Returns To Everett, Washington on December 3

World Series of Fighting Returns To Everett, Washington on December 3 WORLD SERIES OF FIGHTING: RETURNS TO EVERETT, WASHINGTON WITH HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP BLOCKBUSTER EVENT ON SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3, LIVE ON NBCSN Blagoy Ivanov makes his third heavyweight title defense Jared Rosholt faces Caio Alencar in a featured heavyweight scrap Tickets for WSOF35 go on sale tomorrow  LAS VEGAS (September 22, 2016) – World Series of Fighting (www.WSOF.com) announced today that it will return to Everett, Wash. with a heavyweight championship blockbuster Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) event at XFINITY Arena at Everett, on Saturday, Dec. 3, live on NBCSN at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT. In the main-event, reigning world champion Blagoy Ivanov (14-1) will put his title on the line for the third time against the victor of the WSOF33 bout between knockout artists and contenders Shawn Jordan (18-7) and Ashley Gooch (10-4) on Friday,...

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Three Fights Announced for WSOF34: Fitch vs. Shields on November 12

Three Fights Announced for WSOF34: Fitch vs. Shields on November 12 WORLD SERIES OF FIGHTING: JON FITCH-JAKE SHIELDS WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP SHOWDOWN SET FOR SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 12 IN LOVELAND, COLORADO LIVE ON NBCSN Plus: Josh Copeland vs. Smealinho Rama in heavyweight battle  Paul Bradley vs. Yushin Okami in welterweight collision Tickets for WSOF34 on sale Friday, Sept. 16 LAS VEGAS (September 13, 2016) – World Series of Fighting (www.WSOF.com) officially announced today the highly-anticipated welterweight (170 pounds) title fight between reigning world champion Jon Fitch (28-7-1, 1 NC) and number one contender and fellow decorated superstar Jake Shields (31-8-1) for Saturday, Nov. 12 at the Budweiser Events Center in Loveland, Colo., live on NBCSN at 10:30 p.m. ET/7:30 p.m. PT. Priced from $20, tickets for “WSOF34: Fitch vs. Shields” go on sale on Friday, Sept. 16 at the Budweiser Events Center box office, BudweiserEventsCenter.com, or by...

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World Series of Fighting Announces Seven Bout Undercard For October 7

World Series of Fighting Announces Seven Bout Undercard For October 7 WORLD SERIES OF FIGHTING ANNOUNCES SEVEN-BOUT PRELIMINARY CARD FOR WSOF33: GAETHJE VS. DUGULUBGOV MEGA-EVENT IN KANSAS CITY ON FRIDAY, OCT. 7 Undercard headlined by much-anticipated rematch  between bantamweight stars Chris Gutierrez and Timur Valiev Live, three-hour NBCSN telecast begins at 11 p.m. ET Preliminary bout card to stream live on WSOF.com at 8 p.m. ET Tickets on sale tomorrow LAS VEGAS (Sept. 1, 2016) – World Series of Fighting (www.WSOF.com) has announced a stellar and complete, seven-fight preliminary bout card, headlined by a much-anticipated rematch between rival bantamweight (135 pounds) starsChris “El Guapo” Gutierrez (9-1-1) and Timur “Lucky” Valiev (10-2), for the star-studded, WSOF33: Gaethje vs. Dugulubgov world championship doubleheader extravaganza at Kansas City Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Mo. on Friday, Oct. 7, live on NBCSN at 11 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT. The preliminary bout card will stream live, in its entirety,...

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WSOF33 Main Card Complete with Six Fights in Kansas City on October 7

WSOF33 Main Card Complete with Six Fights in Kansas City on October 7 WORLD SERIES OF FIGHTING ANNOUNCES COMPLETE, SIX-FIGHT MAIN CARD FOR UNPRECEDENTED, THREE-HOUR LIVE NBCSN TELECAST OF WSOF33: GAETHJE VS. DUGULUBGOV Star-studded, world championship doubleheader  airs live from Kansas City, Mo. on Friday, Oct. 7  Tickets on sale Friday, Sept. 2 LAS VEGAS (August 30, 2016) – World Series of Fighting (www.WSOF.com) today announced the completion of a stacked, six-fight main card for the unprecedented, three-hour, live NBCSN (11 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT) telecast of the WSOF33: Gaethje vs. Dugulubgov world championship doubleheader extravaganza at Kansas City Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Mo. on Friday, Oct. 7. Priced from $20, tickets for WSOF33: Gaethje vs. Dugulubgov go on sale on Friday, Sept 2 at the Kansas City Municipal Auditorium box office as well as online at Ticketmaster.com and WSOF.com. Joining the previously announced...

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WORLD SERIES OF FIGHTING CONTINUES FIGHTER SIGNING SPREE WITH ACQUISITION OF LIGHTWEIGHT STAR RAMSEY NIJEM

WORLD SERIES OF FIGHTING CONTINUES FIGHTER SIGNING SPREE WITH ACQUISITION OF LIGHTWEIGHT STAR RAMSEY NIJEM WORLD SERIES OF FIGHTING CONTINUES FIGHTER SIGNING SPREE WITH ACQUISITION OF LIGHTWEIGHT STAR RAMSEY NIJEM LAS VEGAS (August 29, 2016) – World Series of Fighting (www.WSOF.com) announced today that it has bolstered its roster of world-class athletes yet again with the signing of lightweight (155 pounds) star and former The Ultimate Fighter competition reality television series runner-up Ramsey Nijem (9-6), to an exclusive, multi-fight promotional agreement with the world championship Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) league. Fighting out of Orem, Utah, the 5-foot-11, 28-year-old Nijem, a member of superstar Gilbert Melendez’s Skrap Pack fight team, will make his debut under the World Series of Fighting banner on a date to be announced soon. “We have been aggressively pursuing some of the best available fight talent on the market and as a phenomenal and established competitor, Ramsey...

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World Series of Fighting Inks Heavyweight Star Jared Rosholt

 World Series of Fighting Inks Heavyweight Star Jared Rosholt WORLD SERIES OF FIGHTING SIGNS HEAVYWEIGHT SENSATION JARED ROSHOLT TO EXCLUSIVE, MULTI-FIGHT AGREEMENT Heavyweight standout Ashley Gooch also inked to exclusive, multi-fight deal LAS VEGAS (August 24, 2016) – World Series of Fighting (www.WSOF.com) announced today that it has signed seasoned, heavyweight Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) star and former NCAA Division I wrestling sensation Jared “The Big Show” Rosholt (14-3) to an exclusive, multi-fight promotional agreement. The world championship MMA league also announced that it has inked streaking heavyweight standout Ashley “Gio” Gooch (10-4) to an exclusive, multi-fight deal.  Each athlete’s promotional debut will be announced soon. “We are excited to welcome one of the sport’s top, free-agent heavyweight stars in Jared Rosholt, as well as veteran Ashley Gooch, who has been on fire of late, to the World Series of Fighting roster and look forward to seeing how each...

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World Series of Fighting Releases New Live Event Schedule

World Series of Fighting Releases New Live Event Schedule WORLD SERIES OF FIGHTING RELEASES FALL/WINTER 2016 “SUPER SCHEDULE” ON NBC AND NBCSN FOUR NEW LIVE EVENT DATES BEGIN WITH UNPRECEDENTED, THREE-HOUR NBCSN TELECAST OF WSOF33 FROM KANSAS CITY, KAN. ON OCTOBER 7 EPIC YEAR CONCLUDES WITH WSOF36 MEGA-EVENT ON NBC FROM MADISON SQUARE GARDEN ON DECEMBER 31 LAS VEGAS (August 23, 2016) – Following its highest-viewed live event of the year on July 30, World Series of Fighting (www.WSOF.com) announced today that it has pegged new dates to its four remaining 2016 events, beginning with an unprecedented, three-hour, live NBCSN telecast (11 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT) of WSOF33: Gaethje vs. Dugulubov from Kansas City, Kan. on Friday, Oct. 7, and concluding with the recently announced WSOF36 mega-event at The Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City on Saturday, Dec. 31, live on NBC....

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Live on NBC: WSOF Hits Madison Square Garden on New Year’s Eve

Live on NBC: WSOF Hits Madison Square Garden on New Year’s Eve WORLD SERIES OF FIGHTING  HITS MADISON SQUARE GARDEN ON NEW YEAR’S EVE,  SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31 LIVE ON NBC LAS VEGAS (July 30, 2016) – On the heels of the historic and long-awaited passage of legislation making professional Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) bouts legal in New York State, World Series of Fighting (www.WSOF.com) tonightannounced that it will bring its star-studded, championship fight series to Madison Square Garden along with a live broadcast of the show on NBC, onSaturday, December 31, pending the approval of the New York State Athletic Commission. “We are thrilled to have the opportunity to bring our exciting, world championship live event series to The Big Apple, where fans have been anxiously waiting for years, for live, professional MMA action to be able to happen in their city,” said World Series of...

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@Petetorious interviews the “PNW Badboy” Patrick Benson for his upcoming fight at WSOF 32

@Petetorious interviews the “PNW Badboy” Patrick Benson for his upcoming fight at WSOF 32 @Petetorious interviews the “PNW Badboy” Patrick Benson for his upcoming fight at WSOF 32 Patrick Benson is a fighter who leaves it all in the cage and one of the most entertaining fighters you’ll come across. He is making his WSOF debut and plans to make a statement for himself and the Pacific Northwest fight scene. In this interview, we discuss how he feels to be fighting on one of the biggest fight stage of his career, his take on the “Brother vs. Brother” fight, how he went from wrestler to MMA fighter and more! Be sure to watch the prelims on NBCSN.com or WSOF.com!...

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WSOF 32: Moraes vs. Hill 2 Results

WSOF 32: Moraes vs. Hill 2 Results WSOF: Facebook | Twitter | Official Site | YouTube WSOF 32 MMA Results Reported by: Peter Artman (@Petetorious) WSOF Main Card fights: Marlon Moraes defeats Josh Hill via KO (Head Kick and Strikes) at :38 of Round 2 for the WSOF Bantamweight Championship Lance Palmer defeats Alexandre Almeida via Majority Decision (49-46, 48-48, 50-49) for the WSOF Featherweight Championship Caros Fodor defeats Ben Fodor (Phoenix Jones) via Unanimous Decision (30-26 x3) Louis Taylor defeats Phil Hawes via Submission (Guillotine Choke) at 2:15 of Round 2 WSOF Prelim fights: Hakeem Dawodu defeats Marat Magomedov via TKO (Strikes) at 2:03 of Round 2 Rex Harris defeats Nicoli Salchow via Unanimous Decision (30-27 x3) Andrew Nakahara defeats Travis Doerge via TKO (Flying Knee and Punches) at :55 of Round 1 Matt Kovacs defeats Bill Widler via TKO (Strikes) at 4:23 of Round 1 Brett Malone defeats Patrick Benson...

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