Tickets for the World Series of Fighting’s third event, WSOF 3, will go on sale this Friday. The promotion confirmed that Jon Fitch will face off with Josh Burkman in the June fight card’s main event, with elite striker Tyrone Spong facing Angel DeAnda in the co-main event. WSOF 3 will take place at The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Fitch and Burkman previously fought at the UFC’s Ultimate Fight Night 4, also at the Hard Rock, with Fitch defeating Burkman with a second round rear-naked choke. Burkman has won two straight in the WSOF’s previous two events, defeating fellow UFC veterans Gerald Harris and Aaron Simpson. Fitch comes into the bout after being cut by the UFC after dropping to 1-2-1 in his last four bouts.
WSOF officials also announced a four more pairings for the June 14 card with Rolles Gracie (8-1) vs. Dave Huckaba (21-4), Justin Gaethje (8-0) vs. Brian Cobb (20-7), Dan Lauzon (16-4) vs. John Gunderson (34-14), and Krasimir Mladenov (8-0) vs. Kendrick Miree (5-0) all landing on the promotion’s third fight card.
WSOF 3 Fight Card:
- Jon Fitch vs. Josh Burkman
- Tyrone Spong vs. Angel DeAnda
- Rolles Gracie vs. Dave Huckaba
- Justin Gaethjevs. Brian Cobb
- Dan Lauzon vs. John Gunderson
- Krasimir Mladenov vs. Kendrick Miree
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