Tony Bonello to face Wes Combs at KOTC: Battle Zone

MMA veteran Tony Bonello will return back to action next month when he faces American Wes Combs in a heavyweight clash in Idaho, USA.

The event will be a title fight at King Of The Cage: Battle Zone on May 19.

Bonello has been out of action since April 2014 where he suffered a knockout loss to Guram Gugenishvili in Japan. Prior to that Bonello lost via submission to Rolles Gracie in One Championship back in August 2012. After winning his first 15 bouts, Bonello has won only once in his last four outings.

His opponent, Wes Combs is a regular in the King of the Cage promotion having previously captured the heavyweight title. Now 42-years-old, Combs appeared twice in the UFC back in 2006, losing to Mike Nickels and Wilson Gouveia, both via submission.

Fight Card:

  • Daniel Swain vs Alvin Robinson
  • Wes Combs vs Tony Bonello – KOTC heavyweight title
  • Joaquin Calderon vs Mark Coates
  • Dakota Schnall vs Johnson Nasona

Update: The Bonello vs Combs fight ended up being cancelled due to unknown reasons.