It wasn't the best showing WSOF has had in their short run, with a cancelled bout, some sloppy scraps, and a main event that did little to get my heart pumping. There wasn't much of note, but a two guys found their way onto my radar for completely different reasons.
Throwing a few units on a favorite you know will pan out is always fun, but most bettors live for the underdogs to pull off an upset. Not only does it pack the bankroll swelling-positive numbers you love, it also has that "I told you so" air to it. Sometimes that risk is calculated, sometimes it’s a hunch, and sometimes it's just a play you want to make before you set your bankroll to bet on NFL football on Sunday.
Another major promotion entered the fray, as the highly anticipated World Series of Fighting held its first event. With a card filled with talent from around the world from a variety of backgrounds and promotions, the card looked like a winner from top to bottom. Check out how the broadcast portion of the inaugural card went down below.
ONE Fighting Championship’s inaugural event was witnessed by a sellout crowd at the Singapore Indoor Stadium and millions more watching around the world on an internet stream. There were champions from all over the world on display but in the end it was two Filipinos who stole the show.