Quite a few fights have been announced or rumored in the past few days.
Here’s the rundown:
- Rich Crunkilton is set to face Donald Cerrone on the WEC card headlined by WEC Featherweight Champion Urijah Faber and Jens Pulver. View the
rest of the WEC: Faber vs. Pulver card. Credit to FiveOuncesOfPain.com
- Josh Burkman will fight Dustin Hazelett at The Ultimate Fighter 7 finale on June 21 according to MMAWeekly.com. After a weak performance against Mike Swick in last bout, Burkman jokes about retiring if lets this fight go to a decision. View the rest of the TUF 7 Finale card.
- Jared Rollins, former TUF 6 cast member, has been revealed as Ben Saunders’, also a TUF 6 alum, opponent for UFC 86. MMAJunkie.com brings the news. View the rest of the UFC 86 card.
- Tyson Griffin is rumored to be taking on Marcus Aurelio, not Nate Diaz, at UFC 86 on July 5. Diaz called Griffin out after Diaz’s win over Kurt Pellegrino at UFN 13. There’s history between Diaz and Griffin. They used to train together at Cesar Gracie’s Jiu-Jitsu Academy. Apparently Nate is still a little bitter that Griffin left to train in Las Vegas with Xtreme Couture. It appears the UFC has other plans for Nate. View the rest of the UFC 86 card. Credit to MMAMania.com
- Marvin Eastman claims he will be facing Drew McFedries at the TUF 7 Finale. Will any of the TUF cast members actually be fighting on this card? Perhaps the UFC has more contracted fights to book than they have events. View the rest of the TUF 7 Finale card. More credit to MMAMania.com
All upcoming fight cards can be found in our Fight Cards section.