The IFL will be holding their semifinals on August 2 at the Continental Airlines Arena in East Rutherford, NJ. According to, here are the scheduled matchups:

Sabres (Ken Yasuda) vs. Pitbulls (Renzo Gracie):

  • Savant Young  vs. Erik Owings
  • Antonio McKee  vs. Delson Heleno
  • Kazuhiro Hamanaka  vs. Fabio Leopoldo
  • Vladimir Matyushenko  vs. Jamal Patterson
  • Wayne Cole vs. Bryan Vetell

Anacondas (Shawn Tompkins) vs. Silverbacks (Pat Miletich)

  • Chris Horodecki  vs. Bart Palaszewski
  • Jay Hieron  vs. Rory Markham
  • Benji Radach   vs. Ryan McGivern
  • Alex Schoenauer   vs. Mike Ciesnolevicz
  • Krzysztof Soszynski  vs. Ben Rothwell

These are some awesome matchups. Horodecki and Palaszewski have fought before but it’s always awesome to see them go at in the ring together. I will definitely be attending the event live.