WSOF 5 lineup set with addition of Glenn vs. Rofi, Dugulubgov vs. Osbourne, more


world-series-of-fighting-cage.jpgWorld Series of Fighting 5's lineup is now complete with 10 bouts after today’s addition of three new preliminary contests.

World Series of Fighting officials today announced Rick Glenn (13-2-1) vs. Artur Rofi (6-0), Ozzy Dugulubgov (4-1) vs. Andrew Osbourne (7-5) and Sidemar Honorio (8-3) vs. Jimmie Rivera (12-1) will all take place on the preliminary card of the Sept. 14 event, which takes place at New Jersey’s Revel Atlantic City.

The evening’s main card airs live on NBC Sports Network. Prelims stream on MMAjunkie.com.

A member of Wisconsin’ Roufusport MMA academy, the 24-year-old Glenn competes under the World Series of Fighting banner for a second time after earning a knockout win over Alexandre Pimentel in March. He now meets New Jersey featherweight Rofi, an undefeated Team Bittencourt who has earned all six of his career wins by stoppage.

The Russian-born Dugulubgov also debuted for World Series of Fighting in March, where he earned a decision win over Chris Wade. He now meets North Carolina’s Osbourne, who is 4-1 in his past five fights, in a 160-pound catchweight contest.

The Brazilian-born Honorio opened his career with seven wins in his first eight appearances, though he has struggled a but in recent appearances with top prospects. He meets fellow bantamweight Rivera, a Team Tiger Schulmann fighter who hasn’t tasted defeat since 2008.

The complete World Series of Fighting 5 lineup now includes:

MAIN CARD

PRELIMINARY CARD

For more on WSOF 5, stay tuned to the MMA Rumors section of the site.

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.
From Around the Web

Related News

  • 18 days ago
  • 16 views

World Series of Fighting (WSOF) 18 "Moraes vs. Hill" takes place TONIGHT (Thurs., Feb. 12, 2015) at the Edmonton Expo Centre in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Tonight's card will see Marlon Moraes defend read news >>

  • 17 days ago
  • 11 views

The only man with a win over Jon Jones is back. Matt Hamill, who defeated Jones by disqualification in 2009, will take on Vinny Magalhaes in the main event of World Series of Fighting 20 on April 20 read news >>

  • 11 days ago
  • 0 views

World Series of Fighting's debut Phoenix event is rounding into shape. Three new bouts were announced on Thursday for the March 28 card, which is headlined by the WSOF lightweight title fight between read news >>

  • 10 days ago
  • 0 views

World Series of Fighting (WSOF) has bolstered the line-up of WSOF 19 "Gaethje vs. Palomino" on March 28th with this week's announcement of three new fights for Phoenix, including some surprising name read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 7 views

World Series of Fighting has finalized the fight card for WSOF 18 “Moraes vs. Hill.” read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 1 views

The full nine-bout lineup is complete for next week’s WSOF 18 event, and there’s an infamous name on the preliminary card.Filed under: News, WSOF read news >>

  • 22 days ago
  • 2 views

World Series of Fighting (WSOF) Bantamweight Champion Marlon Moraes talks with MMAmania.com about his fight with Josh Hill on Feb. 12, 2015, and being a good father and provider to his son, Rafael. I read news >>

  • 20 days ago
  • 60 views

On Saturday night, World Series of Fighting 18 will be live on NBC Sports with an interesting card from Canada. In a WSOF Bantamweight Championship match, Marlon Moraes will be looking to defend his read news >>

  • 20 days ago
  • 3 views

World Series of Fighting bantamweight contender Josh Hill (10-0) is planning an upset party, and we're all invited to watch Thursday, Feb. 12 on NBC Sports Network. Taking on WSOF champion Marlon Mor read news >>