PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA — August 27, 2016 — World Fighting Championships delivered yet another night of exciting, well-matched bouts in front of a sold-out crowd at The Meadows Racetrack & Casino, culminating in a unanimous decision win for “Lightening” Rod Salka, who faced a very game Justin Savi in an 8 round bout at lightweight. In what was widely considered fight of the night, Amonte Eberhardt knocked out Curtis Morton in the 6th round of their co-main event bout.
Rod Salka UD Justin Savi (8 rounds, Lightweights)
Amonte Eberhardt TKO Curtis Morton (6 rounds, Welterweights)
2:43 in the 6th Round
Jenna Thompson DRAW Shianne Gist (4 Rounds, Welterweights)
Dan Karpency KO Rick Morais (4 Rounds, Middleweights)
1:49 in the 2nd Round
Devin Haney UD Carlos Castillo (6 Rounds, Lightweights)
Deandre Ware KO Josh Fisher (6 Rounds, Super Middleweights)
2:17 in the 2nd Round
Gerald Sherrell UD Hakeem Atkinson (4 Rounds, Middleweights)
Mark Dawson DRAW Roque Zapata (4 Rounds, Super Welterweights)
39-37, 39-37, 38-38
World Fighting Championships is preparing for its next boxing event, WFC 59 at the Belle of Baton Rouge, featuring Chris Singleton, Justin Thomas and Devin Haney on September 16th. The busy organization is also promoting WFC 58, an MMA event in Laughlin on September 10th, which will be the third of five shows WFC is promoting within six weeks. Tickets for these events may be purchased at www.wfcfights.com.