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Jacob Volkmann Signs Multi-Fight Deal with World Series of Fighting

Written by Tom Ngo
February 27th, 2013

UFC Jacob Volkmann

Exactly one week after being released from the UFC, Jacob Volkmann (Pictured) has already found a new home. The lightweight has signed a multi-fight deal with World Series of Fighting.

Volkmann hinted Tuesday that he had joined the up-start mixed martial arts promotion by tweeting, “Check out WSOF! I am.” MMAFighting.com subsequently confirmed with the company’s vice president that they indeed acquired the 32-year-old’s services.

He is expected to make his promotional debut in June.

Prior to settling with WSOF, Volkmann attempted to join Bellator but was told by the Viacom-owned promotion that they were “full until the summer.”

“Christmas” was last seen getting submitted by Bobby Green at UFC 156. The defeat dropped his overall professional record to 15-4.

Volkmann went 6-4 under the UFC’s watch.

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