Lindland Finally Gets An Opponent For Affliction Card

Middleweight Matt Lindland, due to an injury to his original opponent Vitor Belfort, had to wait a spell to see who his next opponent would be; Lindland will not have to wait anymore as reports that Lindland will face Trevor Prangley at the Affliction: Day of Reckoning event. 

Prangley, a veteran of the UFC, Strikeforce and BodogFIGHT promotions, has some impressive victories over Falaniko Vitale, Yuki Kondo, Travis Lutter, Matt Horwich, Chael Sonnen and others; despite that, losses to Jorge Santiago, Jeremy Horn and Renato Sobral have prevented Prangley from getting that elusive contender status.  Meanwhile, Lindland’s last bout was a win over Fabio Nascimento and has not lost a fight since 2004 at 185 pounds.  Below is the tentative fight card for Affliction: Day of Reckoning*:

Main Card (Pay-per-view):

  • Andrei Arlovski vs. Josh Barnett
  • Tito Ortiz vs. Renato “Babalu” Sobral
  • Vladimir Matyushenko vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
  • Matt Lindland vs. Trevor Prangley
  • Chris Horodecki vs. Dan Lauzon
  • Ben Rothwell vs. Pedro Rizzo
  • Drew Fickett vs. Jay Hieron

Preliminary Card (HDNet):

  • Paul Buentello vs. Roy Nelson
  • Jason High vs. Mike Pyle

*Card subject to change.

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Enjoyed this post?
Subscribe to Octagon Buzz via RSS Feed or E-mail and receive daily updates from us!

Submit to Digg  Stumble This Story  Share on Twitter  Post on Facebook  Post on MySpace  Add to  Bark It Up  Submit to Reddit  Fave on Technorati

Leave a Reply

Write For Us