Fans Invited To WSOF 9 Press Conference and Weigh-Ins This Week
Posted by Joseph Lee on 03.24.2014
In Las Vegas...
MMA Junkie reports that fans are invited to the pre-event lineup for World Series of Fighting 9. The event akes place on Saturday from the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas and airs on NBC Sports Network. The main event sees welterweight champion Steve Carl (21-3) vs Rousimar Palhares (15-5). The first ever bantamweight champion will be crowned when Marlon Moraes (12-4-1) meets Josh Rettinghouse (10-2).
There will be a press conference on Thursday at Muse Hall at the Hard Rock. It happens at 1@:30 PM PT (local time). Fighters include Carl, Palhares, Moraes, Rettinghouse, Yushin Okami, Svetlozar Savov, Josh Burkman and Tyler Stinson, along with WSOF executives Ray Sefo and Ali Abdelaziz. The weigh-ins happen at the same place on Friday at 2 PM PT.
Here's the current card:
MAIN CARD (NBC Sports Network, 9 p.m. ET):
Champ Steve Carl vs. Rousimar Palhares – for welterweight title
Marlon Moraes vs. Josh Rettinghouse – for inaugural bantamweight title