EliteXC: Return Of The King Officially Announced

EliteXC has announced the official card for Saturday nights EliteXC “Return of the King” show which is set to take place at the Blaisdell Arena in Honolulu, Hawaii. The main card will be broadcast on Showtime, while the undercards will be streamed live on ProElite.com

Headlining the card will be EliteXC lightweight Champion KJ Noons taking on top contender Yves Edwards for the EliteXC lightweight belt.

MAIN CARD
Champ KJ Noons vs. Yves Edwards
Muhsin Corbbrey vs. Nick Diaz
Tony Bonello vs. Murilo “Ninja” Rua
Wayne Cole vs. Rafael Feijao
Dave Herman vs. Ron Waterman

PRELIMINARY CARD
Kala Kolohe Hose vs. Bubba McDaniel
Mark Oshiro vs. Chris Willems
Kaleo Kwan vs. Mike Aina
Chris Bernard vs. Lolohea Mahe
PJ Dean vs. Dean Lista
Russell Doane vs. Dwayne Haney
Carl Barton vs. Kepa Madeiros

EliteXC: Nick Diaz vs. Muhsin Corbbrey on June 14

Announced Wednesday on ProElite, Nick Diaz is set to return to action against Muhsin Corbbrey on June 14ths EliteXC show in Hawaii. Diaz was previously slated to fight Jae Suk Kim on the March 29 Strikeforce card, but was denied a license in time by the California State Athletic Commission.

Diaz (15-7) has not fought since November, losing by Doctor Stoppage to KJ Noons in an EliteXC lightweight title bout.

Corbbrey (7-2) is a strong stand up fighter with pro boxing experience, who has been making climbing the EliteXC latter with consecutive wins on ShoXC.