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WSOF 20 Has New Main Event, As David Branch Faces Ronny Markes

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David Branch, the reigning World Series of Fighting middleweight champion, will move up to 205 pounds and be part of the tournament to crown a light heavyweight champion.

Branch will face Ronny Markes on April 10 at WSOF 20 from Connecticut. The other semifinal features Thiago Alves vs. Matt Hamill.

Branch (15-3) won the title over Jesse Taylor in a tournament final last year and successfully defended it by finishing Yushin Okami. Markes (15-3) earned a win over Cully Butterfield in his WSOF debut.

Also, former title contender Nick Newell will take on Joe Condon in a lightweight affair.

The main card airs on NBC Sports Network from Foxwoods Casino.

WSOF Light Heavyweight Tournament Semifinal
David Branch vs. Ronny Markes

Lightweight: Melvin Guillard vs. Ozzy Dugulubgov

Lightweight: Nick Newell vs. Joe Condon