A pair of previously-reported matchups are now official for “WEC 47: Bowles vs. Cruz” on March 6 in Columbus, Ohio, as former bantamweight champion Miguel Torres looks to rebound against fellow contender Joseph Benavidez, while veteran Jens Pulver takes on Javier Vazquez at the Versus-televised event.
Torres (37-2) won 17-straight before losing the title to Brian Bowles in August, while Benavidez (11-1) bounced back from his first career loss with a first-round TKO of Rani Yahya in December.
Pulver (21-12-1) has lost four-straight and 6 of his last 7, including his most-recent loss to Josh Grispi in June. Vazquez (13-4) won four-straight before losing split decisions to LC Davis and Deividas Taurosevicius.
Pictured: Miguel Torres