(PRESS RELEASE) -- * * FREE OPEN PUBLIC WEIGH-IN * * ALL FIGHTERS TO WEIGH IN FOR WORLD SERIES OF FIGHTING PROFESSIONAL MMA EVENT AT HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO IN LAS VEGAS THURSDAY, JUNE 13. LIVE STREAM ON WSOF.COM
WHAT:Official weigh-in one day prior to the third, live NBC Sports Network televised
World Series of Fighting professional Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) event on Friday, June 14 at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. The weigh-in is open to the public, free-of-charge and will stream live on www.WSOF.com.
DATE:Thursday, June 13
TIME:4 p.m. PST on scale (Live stream on www.WSOF.com begins at 7 p.m. EST/4 p.m. PST)
CITY:Las Vegas, Nev. VENUE:Hard Rock Hotel & Casino ROOM:Vinyl
WHO:Welterweight main event— Jon Fitch (24-5) of Fort Wayne, Ind., vs. Josh Burkman (25-9) of Salt Lake City, Utah, in their long-awaited, eagerly anticipated rematch
Welterweight co-main event—Tyson Steele (10-1) of Saskatoon, Canada, vs. Steve Carl (19-3) of Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Lightweight Justin Gaethje (8-0) of Denver, Colo., vs. Brian Cobb (20-7) of Bakersfield, Calif.
Lightweight Lyle Beerbohm (21-2) of Spokane, Wash., vs. Jacob Volkmann (15-4) of White Bear Lake, Minn.
Lightweight John Gunderson (34-14) of Houston, Texas, vs. Dan Lauzon (16-4) of Bridgewater, Mass.
Bantamweight Carson Beebe (13-2) of Schaumburg, Ill., vs. Joe Murphy (6-0) of Huntington Beach, Calif.
Jeff Smith (10-1) of Harrisburg, Pa., vs. Jerrod Sanders (11-1) of Oklahoma City, Okla.
Krasimir Mladenov (9-0) of Borica, Bulgaria, vs. Kendrick Miree (5-0) of Atlanta, Ga.
Brenson Hansen (4-1) of Las Vegas vs. Josh Montalvo (2-1) of San Benito, Texas
World Series of Fighting President, six-time world kickboxing champion and two-time Hall of Famer Ray Sefo will also be in attendance.
MISC.:The final four World Series of Fighting bouts will be broadcast live on NBC Sports Network (11 p.m. EST / 8 p.m. PST) on Friday, June 14.
Tickets for the star-studded, 9-bout event, are priced from $29 (plus applicable service fees) and are on sale at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino box office, all Ticketmaster locations, online at Ticketmaster.com and charge-by-phone at 800.745.3000
Doors at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino open at 4:30 p.m. with the first preliminary bout beginning at 5:30 p.m. Friday, June 14