A weight snafu has put the co-main event of Shark Fights 17 in jeopardy.
A scheduled bout between Ricco Rodriguez and Karl Knothe
was scratched today because of an apparent miscommunication about the
contested weight limit of the bout that caused Knothe to come in grossly
overweight for the event, which takes place tonight at Dr. Pepper Arena
in Frisco, Texas.
Both Rodriguez's camp and Shark Fights officials said the bout was
agreed to a catchweight of 230 pounds while Knothe allegedl