Sengoku 4: Takanori Gomi vs. Pang Sung Hwan Added To Updated Card

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Japanese MMA fans, World Victory Road updated its latest card Sengoku 4, slated for August 24 from Saitama Super Arena in Tokyo, Japan.

Announced is the lightweight super fight between top ranked Takanori Gomi and Korean DEEP Lightweight Champion Pang Sung Hwan.

Here’s the latest card:

Main Card

Takanori Gomi (28-3) vs. Pang Sung Hwan (5-1)
Frank Trigg (16-6) vs. Makoto Takimoto (4-4)
Peter Graham (0-1) vs. Moise Rimbon (12-7-3)

Lightweight Grand Prix Round 1

Eiji Mitsuoka (13-5-2) vs. Rodrigo Damm (8-1)
Satoru Kitaoka (20-8-9) vs. Clay French (16-2)
Mizuto Hirota (9-2) vs. Ryan Schultz (20-9-1)
Kazunori Yokota (6-1-3) vs. Bojan Kosednar (6-1)

Rumored Fights

Daniel Acacio (14-6) vs. TBA
Cristiano Marcello (8-2) vs. TBA

IFL: New Blood New Battles Quick Results

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IFL 2008 Las Vegas “New Blood New Battles”
February 29, 2008
Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada

IFL Quick Results

  • Ian Loveland defeats Dennis Davis by Submission (Guillotine Choke) at 0:58 of R2.
  • Rafael Dias defeats Santino Defranco by Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 2:03 of R1.
  • Josh Haynes defeats Leopoldo Serao by Unanimous Decision
  • Alexandre Ferreira defeats Lew Polley by Submission (Guillotine Choke) at 0:20 of R1.
  • Jake Ellenberger defeats Pat Healy by Unanimous Decision
  • Ryan Schultz defeats John Gunderson by Unanimous Decision
  • Roy Nelson defeats Fabiano Scherner by TKO (Strikes) at 3:20 of R1.
  • Ryan McGivern defeats Matt Horwich by Unanimous Decision

IFL Announces: Bas Rutten As VP, Three Title Fights In February

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Today the IFL has announced MMA legend Bas Rutten will take the position of Vice President of fighter operations. Rutten has been with the company since its debut as a coach of the Los Angles Anacondas and as a color commentator on “IFL Battleground”. Rutten will continue to be a commentator with the IFL and stay as co-host of HDNet’s “Inside MMA”.

Also announced is the next IFL event “New Blood New Battles” which takes place on February 28, from the Orleans in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The card will feature three IFL title defence bouts as well as a battle between Team Quest vs.The lions Den and Xtreme Couture vs Mario Sperrys World Class Fight Center.

Title Defence Bouts

Lightweight Title: Ryan “The Lion” Schultz vs. John Gunderson
Middleweight Title: Matt Horwich vs. Tim Kennedy
Heavyweight Title: Fabiano Scherner vs. Roy Nelson