WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross and former UFC title contender Chael Sonnen have been officially announced as the play-by-play team for the upcoming Battleground MMA pay-per-view event.
Ross and Sonnen will be the announce team for the event, which takes place on October 3rd from the BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The show features a pretty solid lineup for a small-time MMA promotion, as Ryan Couture, son of MMA legend Randy Couture, will battle Jonny Carson in the main event.
The undercard of the 10/3 PPV event features an eight-man welterweight tournament, with the following fighters, most of whom are former UFC and/or Strikeforce veterans: Dennis Hallman (53-15-2), Brock Larson (37-8), Roan Carneiro (17-9), Luigi Fiorvanti (24-11), Cody McKenzie (15-4) and David Mitchell (14-4), Trey Houston (10-2) and Chris Honeycutt (4-0).
The Battleground MMA pay-per-view will take place live from the BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma on Friday, October 3rd.