Found November 05, 2012 on
The World Series of Fighting is finally here. And if they keep putting on events that end up looking like the one they put on this past Saturday night in Vegas - they may just be here to stay. President Ray Sefo and CEO Sig Rogich's couldn't have scripted their debut event any better. While we did see plenty of worthy violence over in Rama, Ontario and The Texas Station Gambling Hall in Las Vegas earlier in the weekend, this edition of 'The Weekend in Violence' is a Saturday night, Planet Hollywood exclusive.
The powerful behavior of 'Rumble' Johnson, 'Pitbull' Arlovski, and Tyrone Spong inside of the WSOF cage not only brought intense excitement to the NBC Sports Network last night, it also helped put a budding MMA promotion on the fast track after just a couple hours plus of air time.
1. Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson More eye poke drama for Anthony Johnson? Say it ain't so! Only this time, it didn't end in his opponents favor. After ...
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Although most new MMA promotions end up falling by the wayside sooner rather than later, there are the odd few that make themselves successful. After watching the World Series of Fighting debut broadcast, I hope that they are in the latter category.
The Nevada State Athletic Commission has released the official salaries for all of the contestants who competed in Saturday’s “World Series of Fighting 1” event.
Andrei Arlovski (Pictured) was the night’s highest earner. The former UFC heavyweight champ scored a total of $60,000 for his TKO victory over Devin Cole in the show’s featured attraction. Half of Arlovski’s...
The inaugeral World Series of Fighting took place last night at the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, and the card was full of household names. One of the biggest names on the bill, Andrei Arlovski, not surprisingly walked away with the biggest paycheck.
Here is the fighter purse info for WSOF 1, released by the Nevada Athletic Commission (thanks to...
Former UFC welterweight contender Anthony Johnson knows what it's like to keep your eye on the prize because sometimes that's all you have left — literally.
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“World Series of Fighting 1” will be jumping off Saturday inside Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The first preliminary bout kicks off at 7:45PM ET/4:45PM PT. Sherdog.com will offer a live stream of the show’s first three fights. NBC Sports Network (formerly known as Versus Network) broadcasts the four showcase scraps live beginning at 10:30PM ET/7:30PM PT.