Nick Newell will take on Tom Marcellino at the October World Series of Fighting 24 event.
Set for October 17 from Connecticut’s Foxwoods Casino, the card features a main event between Jon Fitch and Yushin Okami.
— Nick Newell (@NotoriousNewell) August 17, 2015
Newell (12-1) suffered his first pro loss when he was bested by WSOF lightweight champion Justin Gaetje. Marcellino (7-3) is winless over his two WSOF performances.
Below is the current card:
MAIN CARD (NBC Sports Network/8:30 p.m. ET)
Welterweight: Jon Fitch vs. Yushin Okami
WSOF Welterweight Championship
Blagoy Ivanov (c) vs. Derek Mehmen
Light Heavyweight: Vinny Magalhaes vs. Matt Hamill
Lightweight: Nick Newell vs. Tom Marcellino