Randall Wallace has been tabbed as a replacement for David Mitchell in the BattleGrounds MMA one-night welterweight tournament, set for this Friday night.
Wallace will join the likes of Jesse Taylor, Brock Larson, Roan Carneiro, Luigi Fioravanti, Cody McKenzie, Joe Ray and Trey Houston from the BOK Center in Tulsa on pay-per-view. The winner receives $50,000.
Also, Jamal Parks, a former Oklahoma State University All-American wrestler, will take on Ruben Warr in a featherweight contest. Other planned bouts include Nicdali Rivera-Calanoc vs. Jen Aniano, Marcus Sanchez vs. Jordan Smith and former UFC fighter Ryan Couture vs. Jonny Carson in the main event.
Former WWE announcer Jim Ross and multi-time UFC title contender Chael Sonnen will serve as announcers for the card.