Newly crowned WEC bantamweight champion Brian Bowles will defend his title against Dominick Cruz at “WEC: Bowles vs. Cruz” on March 6th at the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio.
Bowles defeated Miguel Torres at “WEC 42: Torres vs. Bowles” this past August to halt Torres’ 17-fight win streak.
Torres will also be returning to the cage on March 6th against a yet to be named opponent. It will be Torres’ first fight since the knockout loss.
Also coming back will be former WEC lightweight champion Jens Pulver.
Tickets for the event will go on sale this Saturday, December 19th at 10AM ET/7AM PT through the usual ticket outlets.