Veteran MMA Broadcaster Mauro Ranallo and former famed UFC referee “Big” John McCarthy will be heading up the broadcast of Affliction’s inaugural event – Affliction: Banned.
The event takes place on July 19 and will showcase a venerable roster of some of the finest MMA fighters on the planet inluding; Fedor Emelianenko, Tim Silvia, Josh Barnett, Andrei Arlovski, Matt Lindland, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira and many more.
The main card will be available live on PPV with a portion of the card available for free on Fox Sports Net. Tickets are still available to attend the event live at The Honda Center in Anaheim, California, but Affliction is expecting a sellout so try and get your tickets soon. Below is a look at the fight card as it stands:
Main Card (PPV):
Fedor Emelianenko vs. Tim Sylvia
Josh Barnett vs. Pedro Rizzo
Andre Arlovski vs. Ben Rothwell
Renato “Babalu” Sobral vs. Mike Whitehead
Matt Lindland vs. Fabio Negao
Preliminary Card (FSN):
Antonio Rogerio Nogueira vs. Vernon “Tiger” White
Aleksander Emelianenko vs. Paul Buentello
Vitor Belfort vs. Terry Martin
Justin Levens vs. Patrick Speight
Mike Pyle vs. J.J. Ambrose
Trenell “Savant” Young vs. Mark Hominick