by MMAWeekly.com Staff
On Wednesday, World Championship Fighting announced the co-main event for their upcoming card set for Feb 26 in Wilmington, MA as undefeated former Olympian, Rick Hawn, takes on veteran fighter, Tom Gallicchio, to add onto an already impressive card.
Hawn, a 2004 Olympian in Judo, has been working with famed MMA trainer, Mark Dellagrotte for some time now and he’s hoping to build on his perfect record when he returns to action in February. Gallicchio is an experienced fighter who has worked with several promotions and holds wins over several solid contenders, including a 2008 win over Igor Gracie
The fight between Hawn and Gallicchio will serve as the co-main event for the previously announced fight between former WEC fighter, Mike Campbell, and Marc Stevens, a tough wrestler who racked up 4 wins in 2009 to stay undefeated in the year.
Also announced for the card is a battle of undefeated prospects with Jamie Campbell taking on Colin Schrader, in a match-up of striker vs. grappler, and both fighters looking to keep their records unblemished.
Current fight card for WCF 9 on Feb 26:
Mike Campbell vs. Marc Stevens
Rick Hawn vs. Tom Gallicchio
John Benoit vs. Noah Weisman
Dan Bonnell vs. Cesario de Souza
Mike Zichelle vs. Stephen Stengel
Jamie Campbell vs. Colin Schrader
Dan Simmler vs. Robby Roberts
Matt Martin vs. Peter Cole
Nelson Gaipo vs. Matt Johnson
Carlos Lavato vs. Guillermo Echuaca
Joel Ly vs. Steve Beck
For more information or tickets check out WCFFighting.com