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Wednesday, Oct 02, 2013

WSOF 6: Volkmann-Firmino Amongst 3 Additions

Volkmann (photo via Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press / Twin Cities.com)

By FCF Staff

World Series of Fighting has added three more bouts to the line-up for it’s October 26th event, which will take place at the BankUnited Center in Coral Gables, Florida.

One of the preliminary card additions will see UFC vet Jacob Volkmann take on lightweight Luiz Firmino. Volkmann (16-4) worked his way to a unanimous decision win over Lyle Beerbohm at WSOF 3 in June, which was his promotional debut.

Firmino (16-6) will arrive in the WSOF having won three straight fights, which includes a UD victory over Luis Palomino at a Championship Fight Alliance event in January.

Other bouts that have been confirmed include featherweights Nick LoBosco (6-0) vs. Fabio Mello (11-6), and featherweights Alexandre “Pulga” Pimentel (12-1) vs. Jade Porter (9-3).

Here is the updated line-up for WSOF 6, which will have the main card broadcast on the NBC Sports Network.

Main Card

Josh Burkman vs. Steve Carl

Carson Beebe vs. Marlon Moraes

Marcelo Alfaya vs. Jon Fitch

Justin Gaethje vs. Dan Lauzon

Preliminary Card

Luiz Firmino vs. Jacob Volkmann

Francisco France vs. Hans Stringer

Nick LoBosco vs. Fabio Mello

Chad Robichaux vs. Andrew Yates

Alexandre Pimentel vs. Jade Porter


posted by FCF Staff @ 12:50 pm
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