The World Series of Fighting has announced plans to crown a lightweight champion at WSOF 8 in January.
Officials set the card for January 18 from Hollywood, Florida. The main card airs on NBC Sports Network.
In the main event, Justin Gaethje will face Gesias Cavalcante to determine the first-ever WSOF lightweight champion. They were scheduled to meet this past March before the bout was cancelled.
Also announced were matches between Anthony Johnson and Mike Kyle – also a rescheduled contest – and Cody Bollinger vs. Tyson Nam.