According to a report on MMARated, Affliction VP Tom Atencio told the site that the former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski will take on top heavyweight Fedor Emelianenko at Affliction 2 “Day of Reckoning” tentatively scheduled for January 24th. from the Honda Center in Anaheim, CA.
Affliction is expected to make the official announcement on the full card, date and venue, next week.
Originally stated to be a mixed boxing and MMA event, Atencio has confirmed that the show will be entirely a “MMA Only” show:
“We sat down with them and couldn’t come up with a main event boxing match that everyone wanted,”