BJPENN COM

MMA News

Monday, 10/17/2011, 01:00 pm

Pedro Rizzo Out Of ProElite II Bout With Tim Sylvia


With just three weeks until fight night, ProElite’s headlining bout has suffered a change.

In the scheduled main event, Tim Sylvia was expected to face off with fellow MMA veteran, Pedro Rizzo; however, Rizzo has been forced off the card with an Arm injury.

ProElite officials are actively seeking a replacement opponent and hope to keep Sylvia on the evening’s main card.

“So I would like to apologize to … ProElite and especially to Tim Sylvia because I can’t be in the ring on Nov. 5 to face him,” Rizzo stated.

ProElite II is set to go down November 5th from the iWireless Center in Moline Illinois. Five-time Champ Tim Sylvia was scheduled to Pedro Rizzo in the evening’s main event prior to a Rizzo injury and a featured bout between Andrei Arlovski and Travis Fulton will serve as the co-headliner.

*Click here for the latest ProElite coverage provided by BJPENN.COM


comments

One Comment to Pedro Rizzo Out Of ProElite II Bout With Tim Sylvia

  1. Mike Hunt says:

    YAWN…..HO HUM!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>