WSOF 11 set for July; headlined by Palhares-Fitch


Photo Credit: World Series of Fighting

Photo Credit: World Series of Fighting

After a successful night of fights on Saturday, World Series of Fighting wasted no time laying out the plan for their next event. Rousimar Palhares was victorious over Steve Carl in the main event of WSOF 10, and now his first title defense will come in July, according to the promotion.

While an official location and date were not yet set, World Series of Fighting announced that WSOF 11, will be headlined by a welterweight title fight between Palhares and Jon Fitch.

In the co-main event, the lightweight strap will be on the line when current champion Justin Gaethje takes on Nick Newell in a battle of unbeatens.

Like previous events from the promotion, World Series of Fighting 11 will air the main card live on NBC Sports Network.

You can see the current WSOF 11 fight card below:

  • Champ Rousimar Palhares vs. Jon Fitch – for welterweight title
  • Champ Justin Gaethje vs. Nick Newell – for lightweight title
  • Tyrone Spong vs. opponent TBA

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