Semenov & Suloev Sign With Ufc
From Josh Hedges of Zuffa/UFC:
Semenov & Suloev Sign With UFC
Russian fighters Andrei Semenov and Amar Suloev have signed contracts to compete in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Both fighters will be featured on the UFC: Throw Down card on January 11, 2002, at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, Connecticut. Their opponents have yet to be determined.
This week’s episode of Full Contact Fighter TV will feature…
Highlights of Pride 17: Championship Chaos.
A review of John Lewis’ new show WFA.
A feature on UFC Light Heavyweight champ Tito Ortiz.
Also interviews with Jens Pulver and BJ Penn on their upcoming lightweight title bout at UFC 35.
The show will air tonight on MSG Network at 11:30PM (Eastern time) and again on Friday night on the Sunshine Network at 11:00PM (Eastern time).
Check with your local cable or satellite provider and your local listings.
From the event’s promoter:
Maurice Smith and Kirk Jensen will be promoting
"BATTLE IN BELLEVUE VIII"
Saturday, December 1st – 8:00PM
Main event will feature Tristan Wit (Current UFCF Wa. State Kickboxing Champion) VS Matt May from Idaho Kickboxing. This will be a rematch from September’s show which ended in a draw and was the fight of the night.
Tristan’s sister, Yuiet Wit, will make her boxing debut VS Beth Westover from Idaho South Boxing Club.
In the Semi-Main event will have Middleweights Scott Norton from Maurice Smith’s Grappling VS Dax Bruce from Dennis’s Hallman’s Victory Athletics in a Pankration bout.
One of the crowd’s favorite events is the TAG TEAM SUBMISSION fight. It will pit Triet Wit & Zack Mukia VS Luis Guillen & Jeff Medley
Plus 5 other Kickboxing, Boxing and Pankration bouts.
Tickets are on sale now at Maurice Smith Kickboxing Center (425) 576-5300 and AMC Kickboxing Center