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Ray Sefo: WSOF event scheduled for NBC on New Year's Eve

Bloody Elbow spoke with legendary kickboxer and World Series of Fighting president Ray Sefo about his upcoming WSOF 32 event, what is next for his champions, and the next WSOF event on NBC network television.

Legendary kickboxer and World Series of Fighting president Ray Sefo spoke with Bloody Elbow ahead of the promotions next event, WSOF 32, from Everett, Washington on July 30, 2016. Two titles will be on the line as current bantamweight champion Marlon Moraes will take on Josh Hill and featherweight king Marcos Alexandre Campos de Almeida will be taking on Lance Palmer. Ray Sefo touched on upcoming plans for his champions, a fighters association, and the next WSOF event on NBC network television.

Interview: WSOF President Ray Sefo WSOF 32 **AUDIO ONLY**

WSOF president Ray Sefo stated that lightweight champion Justin Gaethje will face Ozzy Dugulubgov on September 24, 2016. If Gaethje gets the better of Ozzy then the current WSOF lightweight champion will meet with the awaiting Jason High, who is coming off of a spectacular TKO finish of Mike Ricci at WSOF 31.

"Right now Ozzy Dugulubgov is the number one contender and is getting ready for a title fight against Justin Gaethje. If Ozzy wins that fight then the champion has an automatic rematch where if the champion wins that fight then Jason High is next in line for a title fight."

Former opponent and close friend of Sefo, Mark Hunt, has been very vocal as of late regarding the start of a fighters association. The 8x K-1 Grand Prix Finalist Ray Sefo had this to say regarding a fighters association:

"Anything like that can either work good or bad. I don't have too much of an opinion on that matter but... It definitely ain't gonna hurt."

Ray Sefo disclosed when the next World Series of Fighting event on NBC network television will take place:

"That card is scheduled for December, New Years Eve. There's a few names. We're looking to narrow down the location and then plan the card accordingly."

Catch World Series of Fighting 32 from Everett, Washington on July 30, 2016 on NBC Sports Network. Stay tuned to Bloody Elbow for full event coverage including, previews, results, highlights, and more! Video of this interview can be seen at the top of the page.

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