Lindland Added To Affliction Show on July 19

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Updated: April 21, 2008
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Former UFC Middleweight Matt “The Law” Lindland announced Friday on HDNet’s “Inside MMA” show that he will be fighting, on July 19th at the Affliction promoted event scheduled to take place at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas.

No official opponent has been named, but the law mentioned wanting to fight David Tarrell, who KOed Lindland at UFC 49.

Headlining the event, is former UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia taking on former PRIDE standout Fedor Emelianenko.

Lindland (20-5) last fought Fedor Emelianenko one year ago at BodogFights, losing by submission to the much heaver fighter.

6 Comments

  1. tom

    April 21, 2008 at 7:38 am

    im going to this fight its like 5 hours away hell yea

  2. roy

    April 21, 2008 at 8:02 am

    thats going to be a great event, as good or better than the best ufc cards.

  3. Onri

    April 21, 2008 at 9:11 am

    I want to go too. Wonder when tickets will go on sale?

  4. Orion44

    May 7, 2008 at 1:25 am

    Does anyone know when tickets go on sale?

  5. CagE

    May 7, 2008 at 1:30 am

    The event lost the AA center in Dallas, It looks like "The Pond" in Anaheim mite be the new venue.

    Tickets wont be sold until the venue and card become official.

    I'm Guessing June.

  6. Tim

    May 7, 2008 at 9:42 am

    Its not the Pond anymore.. Sadly its called the Honda center.

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