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WSOF Marathon Of Fights Begins Today At 6:30 PM ET


If you have NBC Sports Network and want to see some MMA action tonight, you are in luck, as the network will air over nine hours of fights from the World Series of Fighting.

Beginning at 6:30 p.m. ET with the special, “Future Champs,” the network has three cards and a “Best Of” special lined up.

Following the half-hour program, WSOF 8 will air at 7 p.m. ET. That card featured Justin Gaethje vs. Richard Patishnock and current UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson against Mike Kyle.

The second Canadian event from this past February airs after that at 9 p.m. ET with Ryan Ford against Joel Powell featured. WSOF 9 is set after that, which featured Steve Carl defending his title against Rousimar Palhares and the debut of Yushin Okami.

To conclude the marathon, a “Best of 2013″ will air at 1 a.m. ET and cover two hours of action.

The next WSOF card, WSOF 10, is set for June 21 and will boast three world title matches.

MAIN CARD (NBC Sports Network/9 p.m. ET)

Inaugural WSOF Middleweight Championship
David Branch vs. Jesse Taylor

WSOF Featherweight Championship
Georgi Karakhanyan (c) vs. Rick Glenn

WSOF Women’s Strawweight Championship
Jessica Aguilar (c) vs. Emi Fujino

Lightweight: Luiz Firmino vs. Tyson Griffin

Featherweight: Lance Palmer vs. Nick LoBosco


Heavyweight: Dave Huckaba vs. Derrick Mehmen

Bantamweight: Rudy Morales vs. Timur Valiev

Women’s Bantamweight: Marciea Allen vs. Ashlee Evans-Smith

Bantamweight: Brandon Hempleman vs. Andrew Yates

Lightweight: Justin Jaynes vs. Jimmy Spicuzza

Women’s Flyweight: Lynn Alvarez vs. Sofia Bagherdai

Lightweight: Tanner Cowan vs. A.J. Williams