WSOF28 Central: The Best Hits From Around The Web
Feb 20, 2016
How To Watch:
“WSOF28: Moraes vs. Barajas” is headlined by reigning World Series of Fighting bantamweight kingpin Marlon Moraes (15-4-1) who puts his title on the line for the third time against ferocious contender Joseph Barajas (12-1).
The co-main event will pit two other bantamweights – red-hot contenders Timur “Lucky” Valiev (10-1) and Chris “El Guapo” Gutierrez (8-1-1) – against one another.
The five-fight preliminary card will be streamed live on an embeddable video player on WSOF.com beginning at 6:45 PM ET / 3:45 PM PT on Saturday, February 20.
NBCSN will televise the main card portion of the WSOF28 world bantamweight championship at 9 PM ET / 6 PM PT live from the Next Level Sports Complex in Garden Grove, Calif. on Saturday, February 20.
Then at 11:45 PM ET / 8:45 PM PT, head back to WSOF.com for two more bonus fights from BAMMA USA, including one for the USA title.
Weigh-ins will be streamed live on WSOF.com beginning at 8 PM ET / 5 PM PT on Friday, February 19.
MAIN CARD (Live on NBCSN)
- Bantamweight Title Fight Main Event: Marlon Moraes Defeats Joseph Barajas via TKO, Rd. 1, 1:13
- Bantamweight Co-Main Event: Chris “El Guapo” Gutierrez Defeats Timur “Lucky” Valiev via Split Decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
- Welterweight: Jamie Yager Defeats Daniel McWilliams via Submission (Arm Bar), Rd. 1, 0:38
- Welterweight: Ozzie Alvarez Defeats Andrew Ramm via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
PRELIMINARY CARD (Live on WSOF.com)
- Flyweight: Steve Ramirez Defeats Kyle Estrada via Knockout (Strikes) Rd. 1, 1:01
- Catchweight: Isaias Alvarrado Defeats Garrick Evans via TKO (Strikes), Rd. 1, 3:21
- Flyweight: Heinrich Wassmer Defeats Keenan Lewis via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke), Rd. 3, 3:02
- Lightweight: Jalin Turner Defeats Eric Steans via Knockout (Punch), Rd. 1, 0:38
- Bantamweight: Fard Muhammad Defeats Mike Kubeska via Split Decision (28-28, 29-27, 28-27)
POST MAIN CARD (Live on WSOF.com)
- Lightweight BAMMA USA Title Fight: Chris Saunders Defeats Darren Smith via Unanimous Decision (29-28. 29-28, 30-27)
- Bantamweight BAMMA USA: Albert Morales Defeats Anthony Paredes via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28) Rd. 3, 5:00
- WSOF: Recap and Results
- Sherdog: World Series of Fighting 28: Marlon Moraes Retains WSOF Bantamweight Title
- MMAfighting: WSOF 28 results: Marlon Moraes retains title with quick TKO of Joseph Barajas
- MMA Mania: WSOF 28 highlights: Bantamweight champ Marlon Moraes runs through Joseph Barajas
- Sherdog: WSOF28 Slideshow
- WSOF: WSOF28 Official Weigh-In Results
- WSOF: WSOF28 Weigh-In Photos
- Sherdog: Fact Check: World Series of Fighting 28
- MMA Mania: WSOF 28’s Joseph Barajas well prepared — not scared — to fight champ, Marlon Moraes
- MMA Weekly: Doing What He Loves, Marlon Moraes Defends WSOF Belt on Saturday
- MMA Weekly: Sooner than Expected, Joe Barajas Aims to Take Marlon Moraes’ WSOF Belt
- WSOF: Marlon Moraes Ready To Use His Weapons Against Joseph Barajas
- Combat Press: Combat Press’ WSOF28 Preview and Analysis
- Bleacher Report: WSOF Bantamweight Timur Valiev Is Dagestan’s Latest Prospect
- Bloody Elbow: WSOF 28: Moraes vs Barajas event preview
- MMA Mania: WSOF28’s Moraes ready for whatever Barajas brings, wants to break records
- Best Fight Odds: WSOF Betting Odds
- MMA Odds Breaker: WSOF28 Opening Betting Odds
- Tapology: WSOF28 Predictions
- Sherdog: WSOF Bantamweight Champ Marlon Moraes Open to Fights at 145, 155 Pounds
- MMAjunkie: WSOF28 headliner Marlon Moraes banking on maturity in title defense vs. Barajas
- Herald Banner: Local MMA fighter Chris Gutierrez to appear on national television
- MMA Weekly: Full WSOF 28: Moraes vs. Barajas Main Card Released
- MMAjunkie: Jamie Yager meets Tom Gloudeman, not Parker, to complete WSOF28 main card
- WSOF: Moraes vs. Barajas Main Card Complete With Two New Bouts