WEC Announces Five Bouts for June


Jeff Curran weighs-in for WEC 29: Condit vs Larson. Photo property of World Extreme Cagefighting.

World Extreme Cagefighting has announced five additional bouts for their next scheduled event on June 1st in Sacramento, California.

The event will feature the organization’s self-proclaimed “most important bout of all-time” as WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber will clash in a highly-anticipated fight against former UFC lightweight champion Jens Pulver in the main event.

Two previously rumored bouts have been confirmed as former WEC featherweight title contender Jeff Curran will look to get back on track against newcomer Mike Brown and former Shooto champion Alexandre Franca Nogueira will make his WEC debut against fellow Brazilian Jose Aldo.

Additional preliminary bouts that were announced earlier today include Charlie Valencia vs. Dominick Cruz, Alex Serdyukov vs. Luis Sapo, and Tim McKenzie vs. Eric Schambari.

The current card for the event is as follows:

Urijah Faber vs. Jens Pulver - WEC Featherweight Title
Miguel Torres vs. Yoshiro Maeda - WEC Bantamweight Title*
Jeff Curran vs. Mike Brown
Rob McCullough vs. Kenneth Alexander*
Alexandre Franca Nogueira vs. Jose Aldo
Rich Crunkilton vs. Donald Cerrone
Charlie Valencia vs. Dominick Cruz
Alex Serdyukov vs. Luis Sapo
Tim McKenzie vs. Eric Schambari
Mark Munoz vs. TBA

* - not yet confirmed by WEC.

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