Joe Doerksen. Photo property of the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
UFC and WEC veteran Joe Doerksen will be headlining an upcoming event titled “Venom at the Snake Pit” which is scheduled to take place on August 29th at Foothills Stadium, home of the Golden Baseball League’s Calgary Vipers.
Doerksen will take on Midwestern prospect John Meyer in the show’s main event. Additional fighters listed as competing on the card include Hardcore Championship Fighting veteran Todd Gouwenberg, who will face Jacob MacDonald and Glenn Kulka, a former professional wrestler and CFL football player who was victorious in his pro MMA debut last month. Kukla will be taking on Buddy Dixon.
Tickets start at $25 and are available through Ticketmaster for those interested in attending. The gates will open at 6:00 PM MT and the show will start promptly one hour later. A total of 11 fights are expected to take place.
The complete fight card and a poster for the event are after the jump. An official announcement concerning the card is expected to be made tomorrow by the promoters.
The current card for the event:
Joe Doerksen vs. John Meyer
Todd Gouwenberg vs. Jacob MacDonald
Glenn Kulka vs. Buddy Dixon
Andrew Buckland vs. Brandon McArthur
Tim Skidmore vs. Jerrit Evans
Kevin Manderson vs. Rory MacDonnel
Justin Bermudez vs. Jordan Mein
Jeff Walsh vs. Sean Quinn
Rob Smith vs. Lee Mein
Donovan Foley vs. Brad Cardinal
Jared Kilkenny vs. TBA
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