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Horwich vs Rosholt and Rodriguez vs Knothe, Listed for Shark Fights 17

Written on July 08, 2011 by Avlya Jaie

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July 15's Shark Fights 17 event, to feature Matt Horwich vs Jake Rosholt and Ricco Rodriquez vs Karl Knothe, is now all set!

Another MMA event to be held this month is Shark Fights 17, which will highlight the rematch between Matt Horwich and Jake Rosholt. Also included in the card is a 230-pound catchweight face off between former UFC champ, Ricco Rodriquez, and Karl Knothe. The said event will take place at the Dr. Pepper Arena in Texas on July 15, and will air live on HDNet.

Jake Rosholt (11-3) will be returning in the cage to avenge Matt Horwich (26-18-1), whom defeated him through a third-round TKO during the Xtreme Fight Night event in Oklahoma last November. According to Wes Nolen, Shark Fights’ executive, “Shark Fights strives to give the fans what they want and they demanded a Horwich-Rosholt rematch. With both combatants having something to prove this is going to be war. Shark Fights is thrilled to have a show in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.”

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Shark Fight Promotion Taps Bill Goldberg as New Color Commentator

Written on June 20, 2011 by Markham Mencken

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Former WWE and WCW star, Bill Goldberg, finds a new career as color commentator for Shark Fight Promotion.

Shark Fight Promotions named former WWE and WCW star, Bill Goldberg, as the new color commentator. He began his call at Shark Fights 15 last June 17, providing insights to Shark Fight’s lead announcer — Erik Apple.

Throughout his illustrious wrestling career, Bill Goldberg won multiple world championships titles and carries the longest undefeated winning streak in pro-wrestling. Following his retirement, he started to work as a commentator for EliteXC, and has hosted numerous TV series like Bullrun and Garage Mahal.

As stated by Shark Fight Promotions’ exec, Wes Nolen:

“Having Bill Goldberg on our broadcast team is a dream come true. He is a true legend in the sport, and brings with him not only massive popularity but a real genius when it comes to calling the action on television. There is no doubt he will elevate the value of our broadcasts.”


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