WSOF 17 Weigh-In Results

WSOF 17 Weigh-In Results

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (Jan. 16, 2015) – The highly-anticipated World Series of Fighting ( welterweight (170 pounds) main event between superstars Jake Shields (30-7) of San Francisco, Calif. and Brian Foster (22-6) of Sallisaw, Okla. was made official after Shields weighed in at 170 pounds and Foster clocked in at 169.8 pounds one day before the live, five bout NBC Sports Network (NBCSN) televised Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) event at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas on Saturday, January 17.


Photo Credit- Lucas Noonan World Series of Fighting

Photo Credit- Lucas Noonan World Series of Fighting

Originally slated to face off with undefeated Johnny Nunez (5-0) of Las Vegas in the co-main event, Brian “The Bandit” Cobb (20-8) withdrew from the commitment due to a knee injury he sustained during a workout yesterday, and was replaced by Joe Condon (11-7) of Victorville, Calif.  Nunez weighed in at 155.6 pounds and Condon, who was originally scheduled to fight Jimmy Spicuzza (5-2) of Las Vegas, registered a weight of 156 pounds after originally coming in heavy at 157.4 pounds.

Although Spicuzza’s bout was scrapped from the preliminary card, which now has three fights, the fighter was paid both his contracted purse and win bonus by WSOF.

The five-bout main card will air live, beginning at 9 p.m. EST on NBCSN, as well as online domestically and internationally, free of charge, on  The live preliminary card stream will begin at 7 p.m. EST on an embeddable video player

Priced from $29.99, tickets for WSOF 17: Shields vs. Foster are on sale at and

Doors at Axis Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino will open at 3 p.m. PST.  The first preliminary bout will begin at 4 p.m.


Main Card:

Main Event: Welterweight (170 pounds) Bout

Jake Shields (30-7) (170 lbs.) vs. Brian Foster (22-6) (169.8 lbs.)
San Francisco, Calif.                     Sallisaw, Okla.

Co-Main Event:  Lightweight (155 pounds) Bout

Johnny Nunez (5-0) (155.6 lbs.) vs.   Joe Condon (11-7) (156 lbs.)
Las Vegas, Nev.                                 Victorville, Calif.

Middleweight (185 pounds) Bout 

Krasimir Mladenov (11-0) (185.8 lbs.)   vs.    Brendan Kornberger (5-0) (185 lbs.)
Bulgaria                                                           Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Bantamweight (135 pounds) Bout

Bryson Hansen (7-2) (135.2 lbs.) vs.    Rudy Morales (3-1) (135 lbs.)
Las Vegas, Nev.                                    Las Vegas, Nev.

Welterweight (170 pounds) Bout

Danny Davis, Jr. (10-8-1) (170 lbs.) vs.    Adam Cella (6-2) (171.6 lbs.)
Las Vegas, Nev.                                        St. Louis, Mo.

Preliminary Card:

Featherweight (145 pounds) Bout

Jordan Rinaldi (8-6) (145.8 lbs.) vs. Soslan Abanokov (4-2) (145.8 lbs.)
Las Vegas, Nev.                               Brooklyn, N.Y.

Flyweight (125 pounds) Bout

Taylor McCorriston (8-6) (126 lbs.) vs. Donavon Frelow (2-0) (125 lbs.)
Las Vegas, Nev.                                   Las Vegas, Nev.

Middleweight (185 pounds) Bout

Jamie Point (1-0) (186 lbs.) vs. Trey Williams (0-0) (185.8 lbs.)
Las Vegas, Nev.                        Reno, Nev.

About “World Series of Fighting” (WSOF)
“World Series of Fighting” (WSOF) is a worldwide premier professional Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fight promotion dedicated to delivering the best action-packed fights for fight fans by producing the best possible match-ups between elite fighters from around the world. For more information please visit Follow “World Series of Fighting” on Twitter @MMAWorldSeries and “World Series of Fighting” President Ray Sefo @SugarRaySefo.

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