Affliction has released information on is second show dubbed “Day of Reckoning” which will feature former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei “The Pitbull” Arlovski taking on Josh Barnett on Oct. 11 from the Thomas & Mack Center on the campus of UNLV in Las Vegas, NV.
Arlovski was expected to take on top heavyweight Fedor Emelianenko on the card, but a hand injury suffered during his win over Tim Sylvia at “Affliction Banned” will keep him off the October card.
Both fighters tallied up wins at “Affliction Banned”. Arlovski defeated the IFL champion “Big” Ben Rothwell by KO in the third round.
Barnett avenged his first loss in the UFC by defeating Pedro Rizzo by KO in the second round.
Tickets will be available as a pre-sale to previous Affliction customers beginning Wednesday August 6.
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