The fight card for World Extreme Cagefighting’s upcoming “WEC 47: Bowles vs. Cruz” event is officially complete after the promotion recently made official a previously-reported matchup between Courtney Buck, who replaces an injured Bryan Caraway, and Fredson Paixao.
WEC 47 takes place on March 6 at the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio, and airs live on Versus. Bantamweight champion Brian Bowles defends the 135-pound title against Dominick Cruz in the WEC 47 main event, while the five-fight main card also includes Joseph Benavidez vs. Miguel Torres and Jens Pulver vs. Javier Vazquez.
The complete WEC 47 fight card includes:
- Brian Bowles (c) vs. Dominick Cruz
WEC Bantamweight Championship
- Miguel Torres vs. Joseph Benavidez
- Jens Pulver vs. Javier Vazquez
- Deividas Taurosevicius vs. L.C. Davis
- Bart Palaszewski vs. Karen Darabedyan
- Scott Jorgensen vs. Chad George
- Chad Mendes vs. Erik Koch
- Danny Castillo vs. Anthony Pettis
- Leonard Garcia vs. Diego Nunes
- Fredson Paixao vs. Courtney Buck
- Ricardo Lamas vs. Bendy Casimir