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All the fighters slated to participate in tomorrow night’s “World Series of Fighting 1” event tipped the scale Friday inside Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, Nevada.
A heavyweight tango between former UFC champion Andrei Arlovski (Pictured) and Devin Cole headlines Saturday’s festivities. Former WEC bantamweight king Miguel Torres meets Marlon Moraes in the co-featured attraction.
The show takes place at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Nevada. NBC Sports Network (formerly known as Versus Network) will broadcast the four showcase scraps live beginning at 10:30PM ET/7:30PM PT.
Here are the official results from today’s weigh-ins:
Dave Branch (185) vs. Dustin Jacoby (186)
Gesias “JZ” Cavalcante (156) vs. T.J. O’Brien (155.5)
Josh Burkman (170) vs. Gerald Harris (170.5)
Ramico Blackmon (170.5) vs. Steve Carl (171)
Brian Cobb (155.5) vs. Ronys Torres (155)
Gregor Gracie (170) vs. Tyson Steele (170.5)
Travis Bartlett (208)* vs. Tyrone Spong (205)
Marlon Moraes (135) vs. Miguel Torres (135.5)
Anthony Johnson (205) vs. D.J. Linderman (205.5)
Andrei Arlovski (247) vs. Devin Cole (249)
* – Bartlett forfeits undisclosed percentage of his purse to Spong. Bout changed to 208-pound catchweight fight
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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.