Karo Parisyan and Lyle Beerbohm Get New Opponents at Worldwide MMA

February 18, 2012
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Karo Parisyan at UFC 53
A couple of changes have been made to the upcoming Worldwide MMA event set to take place in Texas on March 31.

UFC veteran Karo Parisyan was slated to face former UFC champion Dave Menne, but Menne has been forced off the card for unknown reasons.

In to replace him will be Elite XC veteran Thomas ‘Wildman’ Denny, who now faces Parisyan on the card.

Also, a bout between Lyle Beerbohm and Jamie Varner has changed as well.

Varner is out of the fight and will be replaced by UFC veteran Derrick Noble.

Sources close to the fights confirmed the new bouts with MMAWeekly.com on Saturday.

Worldwide MMA takes place on March 31 in El Paso, Texas.

  • D-rail

    This dude (Karo) is full of potential, but he needs to fight at a lighter weight class. He’s too small for 170, but he insists on fighting the bigger guys & damaging his track record and even his chances of returning to the UFC. He also needs to get w/a good camp, take it seriously & drop the cockyness, then he can really be a champ. He walks around at like at 160 lbs, 5’8″http & has KO power.

  • bryanadams

    Damn! What is Karo doin still fighting! This dude has been done for years! After all the medical problems and having to back out of fights because of panic attacks he just can’t keep goin this to himself. I used to love watching him fight, but he lost it. His fight with Diaz was amazing, and he almost armbared gsp in their fight! This dude had the sickest judo when he was in the UFC but I think it’s time to hang it up, please!!!! Before u get seriously messed up!

  • RubeKegal

    If Karo loses to Thomas Denny….