Former MFC contender Mukai Maromo will end a two-year absence at WSOF 21. | Photo: Arnold Lim/Sherdog.com
The undercard for World Series of Fighting’s next event was doubled on Monday, as the Las Vegas-based organization confirmed six new preliminary bouts for its upcoming Canadian card.
Foremost amongst the additions to WSOF 21 “Palmer vs. Horodecki are a lightweight scrap between Stephen Beaumont and Mukai Maromo, and a light heavyweight tilt pitting Victor Valimaki against Thiago “Jambo” Goncalves.
WSOF 21 takes place June 5 at Edmonton Expo Centre in Edmonton, Alberta, and is headlined by Lance Palmer’s featherweight title defense against Chris Horodecki. The co-main event will see Smealinho Rama put his heavyweight belt on the line against Blagoi Ivanov.
Also added to the lineup on Monday was a welterweight fight between Michael Hill and Mark Drummond, a middleweight matchup featuring Matt Baker and Marcus Hicks, and a pair of lightweight bouts which will see Garret Nybakken go up against Nick Hrabec while Mike Scarcello meets Dan Lariviere.