L.C. Davis. Photo courtesy of the International Fight League.
Four additional fighters were named today as participants of World Victory Road’s first-ever featherweight grand prix tournament, which will begin at Sengoku VI on March 20 in Japan.
Joining the already-announced eleven competitors are Miletich Fighting Systems product and Affliction veteran L.C. Davis, reigning Shooto lightweight champion Hideki Kadowaki, and King of the Cage products Nam Phan and Matt Jaggers.
Fighters previously confirmed for the tourney include Hatsu Hioki, Marlon Sandro, Chris Manuel, Nick Denis, Ronnie Mann, Michihiro Omigawa, Masanori Kanehara, Tetsuya Yamada, Chang Son Jon, Shintaro Ishiwatari, and Seiya Kawahara.
The only non-tournament bout announced for Sengoku VI thus far is a heavyweight bout between rising prospect Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal and current heavyweight King of Pancrase Ryo Kawamura. Another heavyweight bout between James Thompson and Jim York is also reported as being signed.
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