Former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski will face Devin Cole this November in the main event of the first World Series of Fighting show.
The card will air on NBC Sports Network from Las Vegas, beginning at 10:30 p.m. ET/7:30 p.m. PT.
Arlovski (17-9) recently faced Tim Sylvia. The bout ended in a no-contest after Arlovski delivered illegal kicks to the head of Sylvia.
Cole is 20-9 in his career.
“We are thrilled to welcome both Andrei and Devin to the World Series of Fighting roster, and to have them headline our first live event,” WSF president Ray Sefo said. “Both of these heavyweights have delivered some incredibly memorable highlights during their careers.”
Such fighters as Miguel Angel Torres, Gregor Gracie, Gerald Harris and Gesias “JZ” Cavalcante will all be in action on the card, as well.