WEC 43: Cerrone vs. Henderson Card Complete

Written by Tim Ngo
August 18th, 2009

The WEC has confirmed the final bouts for its August 9th card. WEC 43 features a main event between Donald Cerrone and Ben Henderson for the interim WEC lightweight title. In all, the card will have 10 bouts, with the four main bouts airing live on Versus beginning at 9PM ET/6PM PT.

“This card features some of the fastest-rising stars in the sport,” WEC general manager Reed Harris said. “WEC continually delivers fight cards that are among the year’s best. This one will absolutely deliver.”

Here are the fighters slated to be competing inside the Covelli Centre in Youngstown, Ohio:

Preliminary Bouts:

Mark Hominick vs. Deividas Taurosevicius
Charlie Valencia vs. Coty Wheeler
Muhsin Corbbrey vs. Anthony Njokuani
Manny Tapia vs. Eddie Wineland
Wagnney Fabiano vs. Erik Koch
Scott Jorgensen vs. Rafael Rebello
Rafael Assuncao vs. Yves Jabouin

Main Bouts:

Alex Karalexis vs. Anthony Pettis
Damacio Page and Akitoshi Tamura
Dave Jansen vs. Richard Crunkilton Jr.
Donald Cerrone vs. Ben Henderson (Interim WEC Lightweight Title)

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