twitter google

Jon Fitch To Face Rousimar Palhares In Sacramento

wsof

The World Series of Fighting is coming to Sacramento, as Rousimar Palhares defends his welterweight title against Jon Fitch, the promotion announced.

Set for December 13, the main card airs from the McClellan Conference Center on NBC Sports Network. Along with Palhares-Fitch, Rick Glenn will defend his featherweight title vs. Lance Palmer.

Palmer trains out of the Team Alpha Male camp, which is based out of Sacramento.

“We are excited to bring the World Series Fighting product to the city of Sacramento for the first time,” WSOF president Ray Sefo said, “and are looking forward to delivering an incredible night of MMA action to a market where fans have shown tremendous appreciation and enthusiasm for our great sport.”

More bouts will be announced in the coming days and weeks leading up to the card.

Below is the current lineup:

WSOF Welterweight Championship
Rousimar Palhares (c) vs. Jon Fitch

WSOF Featherweight Championship
Rick Glenn (c) vs. Lance Palmer

Follow MMAConvert

Fight Cards

UFC Fight Night 96: Lineker vs. Dodson

Event Date: October 1, 2016
Broadcast: Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

UFC 204: Bisping vs. Henderson 2

Event Date: October 8, 2016
Broadcast: PPV, Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

UFC Fight Night 97: Lamas vs. Penn

Event Date: October 15, 2016
Broadcast: UFC Fight Pass

Bellator 162

Event Date: October 21, 2016
Broadcast: Spike TV

The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America 3 Finale

Event Date: November 5, 2016
Broadcast: TBD

Bellator 163: Koreshkov vs. Lima

Event Date: November 11, 2016
Broadcast: Spike Sports