Villasenor Set For September EliteXC Event, Rua Rematch Possible?

It has been confirmed, according to John Morgan of MMA Junkie, that Joey Villasenor will return to action for the EliteXC event that is set to take place on September 20, with Villasenor adding, “It sounds like it’s going to be in my hometown of Albuquerque, New Mexico.  We’re just waiting on confirmation of who it’s going to be (against).”  Villasenor also stated that some names have been mentioned as possible opponents for his bout – prominently included are Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos and Murilo “Ninja” Rua, with Rua’s name being mentioned in conversations.  EliteXC has not yet announced a location for the event; however, the card will be televised on Showtime.

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One Response to “Villasenor Set For September EliteXC Event, Rua Rematch Possible?”

  1. […] Sunday, I reported about the possibility of Joey Villasenor and Murilo Rua getting together for a bout on September 20; you can forget about that bout happening as according to Sam Caplan of, […]

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