Hominick-Taurosevicius, Njokuani-Corbbrey Added to WEC 43
By: Greg Savage Aug 1, 2009
Another fight scheduled for Affliction’s recently cancelled card
has made its way to a Zuffa promotion. Mark Hominick
Taurosevicius are just about set to square off at WEC 43 in
According to a source with knowledge of the situation, the bout has
been verbally agreed to and bout agreements have been sent to the
Hominick (16-8), who was confirmed to be back in the fold by Dana
White during Friday’s UFC conference call, will be looking for his
first win in the WEC after dropping both of his previous fights. He
will be returning to action after a 13-month layoff. His last fight
was a submission victory over Savant Young
in July 2008.
Taurosevicius (10-3) will be making his WEC debut. The former IFL
lightweight contender is also returning from a long layoff. He last
competed in May 2008, when he lost a decision to IFL champion
The talented Lithuanian has racked up all but two of his victories
Corbbrey (7-3) is making his WEC debut after a brief run in
EliteXC. He has sandwiched three victories between a pair of tough
losses since returning to action after a nearly five-year layoff.
Those losses came at the hands of UFC veteran Jim Miller and
Strikeforce contender Nick Diaz.