Monday, Aug 30, 2010
Bacallao vs. Thorpe Set for Sept. 18th M-1 Card
By FCF Staff M-1 Global continues to confirm bouts for the promotion’s upcoming, M-1 Selection 2010- Americas Finals event, which will take place September 18th at the Bally’s Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The latest addition to the event, which will feature the final bouts in each weight division of the Americas Finals tourney, is an undercard lightweight tilt between Josh Bacallao and Josh Thorpe.
Bacallao (6-2) recently had his 4 fight undefeated streak come to an end, as he lost by Split Decision to George Sheppard, at M-1 Global’s third Americas Finals event in August. Prior to that, at a World Extreme Fighting event in June, Bacallao stopped Eric Kovarik in the third round.
Thorpe (10-3) was also defeated at the Americas Finals Round Three event in August, as he lost by Unanimous Decision to Jose Figueroa. In June, Thorpe earned a UD victory over Matt McCook at an Atlas Fights event.
Here is the line-up to date for the upcoming September 18th, M-1 Selection 2010- Americas Finals event.
LW- Jose Figueroa vs. George Sheppard
WW- Tom Gallicchio vs. Len Bentley
MW- Tyson Jeffries vs. Mike Geurin
LHW- Byron Byrd vs. Daniel Vizcaya
HW- Kenny Garner vs. Pat Bennett
MW-Shane Primm vs. Bristol Marunde
LW- Josh Bacallao vs. Josh Thorpe
posted by Full Contact Fighter @ 1:00 pm