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Affliction Adds Two More Bouts to “Day of Reckoning”

Written by Tom Ngo
August 26th, 2008
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Affliction Entertainment’s October 11th card is starting to fill out quickly. It was reported today that the start-up organization has added two more bouts to their second promotional event. Jay White will be taking on Chase Gormley and Albert Rios will square up against Antonio Duarte. This announcement comes just one day after they announced that MMA veteran Matt Lindland will be taking on Trevor Prangly at “Day of Reckoning” as well.

MMAJunkie was the first to report both of these bouts. The White/Gormley bout will most likely be one of three free preliminary bouts to air on HDNet prior to night’s Pay-Per-View event.

Rios and Duarte will be the first two 145-pound fighters to compete for Affliction. Vice President Tom Atencio has stated in the past that he intends to have more of the lighter weight fighters fight for his promotion.

Here are the other fighters Rumored to be competing on “Day of Reckoning”:

Pedro Rizzo vs. TBD

Preliminary Bouts (HDNet):

Jay White vs. Chase Gormley
Mike Pyle vs. Jason High
Roy Nelson vs. Paul Buentello

Main Bouts (PPV):

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

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