Shamrock FC: Fuel - Main Event Update
It was a costly few pounds for Danny Aguirre.
Aguirre is slated to face Jordan Howard in the main event championship fight of tonight's Shamrock FC: Fuel at the River City Casino.
At Thursday's weigh-ins, Aguirre came in 1.8 pounds over 135-pound limit.
Aguirre was given the chance to get the rest of the weight off but never reached the official bantamweight bout.
So, if Aguirre (9-3) is to come out victorious he would not only miss out on winning Howard's SFC belt but also a Bellator contract that is on the table.
For Howard (8-3), a win still means the same that it always has but were he to lose, Howard would still be the SFC bantamweight champ and his next would be not only a title defense but for a Bellator contract.
"We're extremely excited about tonight's event with the Bellator contracts and belts on the the line," SFC president Jesse Finney said. "Jordan was on weight like a true professional. We're disappointed that Danny missed weight but he has to suffer the consequences."
The evening's co-main event will also be for a SFC title and a Bellator contract as Rebecca Ruth faces Alice Yauger.
You can watch SFC: Fuel live via pay-per-view stream on the Shamrock FC website: shamrockfightingchampionships.com
Jordan Howard vs Danny Aguirre
(135 title and Bellator Contract)
Rebecca Ruth vs Alice Yauger
(125 Title and Bellator Contract)
Joaquin Buckley vs Kyle Kurtz
Jordan Dowdy vs Mike Gaston
Yohance Flager vs Jason Powell
Mark Godecker vs Zach Gerullis
Jason Christeson vs Shaun Scott (185 Title)
Garrett Wells vs Montrel James (155 Title)
Cort Wahle vs Jonny Cox (145 Title)
Rachel Stockham vs Jessica Middleton (135 Title)
Patrick Sparks vs Jake Willyard
Lee Burns vs Dusty Chandler
Cody Nauke vs Zach Burcham
Shamrock FC: Fuel
Saturday, September 11th
River City Casino - St. Louis, MO