In his first fight since being released by the UFC, Jacob Volkmann takes on Strikeforce veteran Lyle Beerbohm at the World Series of Fighting (WSOF) 3. Both are making their debut for the rookie company.
Just got word fro WSOF matchmaker my fight June 14th against Lyle Beerbohm is on for sure. @mmaworldseries
— Jacob Volkmann (@JacobVolkmann) April 29, 2013
Volkmann was released in February following a submission loss to Bobby Green, making him 6-4 for the promotion. Almost all of his wins went to the judges.
Beerbohm has taken six straight wins since leaving Strikeforce in 2011. 19 of his 22 wins have come via stoppage.
WSOF 3 is June 14 from the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV. The main card airs on the NBC Sports Network. Volkmann-Beerbohm hasn’t been given its place on the card.