Arizona's Ringside Unified Fighting is gearing up for the biggest event in its 15-year history.
The promotion will host RUF 47 on Saturday, May 14, at the Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix. The event is dubbed "Road To ONE: Heavyweight Tournament Finals"
In the main event, Tra'von "Wildman" Butler (4-1) will face Terrance "T-Bone" Jean-Jacques (7-3) in the Road to ONE tournament finals, with the winner set to receive a "six-figure contract" with ONE Championship, according to promotion officials.
Butler earned his spot in the tournament finale by finishing Corey Mullis via first-round TKO in the quarterfinals and then defeating Cameron Chism-Brungard by first-round submission in the semifinals.
As for Jean-Jacques, he beat Michael "The Brown Tiger" Quintero via unanimous decision in the quarterfinals and then finished previously undefeated Irvins Ayala via second-round TKO in the semifinals to take the other spot in the finale.
Whoever emerges victorious will join ONE Championship's heavyweight division, which features the likes of ONE heavyweight world champion Arjan "Singh" Bhullar, undefeated ONE interim heavyweight world champion Anatoly Malykhin and Brazilian jiu-jitsu superstar Marcus "Buchecha" Almeida.
In addition, there will be five other matches on the pro card and seven bouts on the amateur card, all featuring some of the top prospects from the Southwest, and as far away as Hawaii.
Take a look at the complete lineup below.
- Tra'von Wildman vs. Terrance Jean-Jaques – 'Road to ONE' heavyweight tournament championship
- Marcus McGhee vs. Rodney Mondala
- Talon Glasser vs. Adam Ortiz
- Abdul Kamara vs. Ryan Mondala
- Humberto Duarte vs. Jordan Burkholder
- Raphael Montini vs. Mark Coates
- O'Shay Jordan vs. Talal Yousufzai
- Enrique Barcenas vs. Caleb Encinas
- Patrick Baughman vs. Matthew Stanger
- Biaggio Ali Walsh vs. John Cantlin
- Anthony Rees vs. Brandon Elizondo
- Isaac Zatarain vs. Devin Ray
- Neyland Marcum vs. Brandon Lesk