Affliction Entertainment on Wednesday announced the full line-up for its July 19 "Affliction Banned" event, which will take place at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif.
The fight card is separated into two live shows produced for broadcast. The night's activities will kick off with a one-hour, free live telecast on FSN (Fox Sports Net) starting at 8 p.m. ET, dubbed "Affliction Live." Following that is "Affliction Banned," consisting of five fights on pay-per-view starting at 9 p.m. ET.
Kicking off the night with "Affliction Live" on FSN is the U.S. debut of Russian heavyweight
Then, live on pay-per-view, "Affliction Banned" features the much-anticipated return of the former undisputed Pride heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko, who takes on former two-time Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight titleholder
The co-feature of the night will match former UFC heavyweight titleholder
The PPV continues with three more showdowns as
Finally, for those in attendance at the Honda Center, the off television swing bouts will feature light-heavyweights