Allcomers apply for Metamoris 5 against Vinny Magalhaes, Casey out due to blood clot

Kevin Casey’s medical woes continue as he has undergone surgery for a blood clot and Vinny Magalhaes is now without an opponent. In an old school twist, Ralek Gracie has announced an exciting oppurtunity for a unknown fighter to step up in under a weeks notice.

Metamoris founder Ralek Gracie announced Kevin Casey had undergone surgery for a bloodclot in his calf and was out of Metamoris 5 this weekend, he then put out the call for any blackbelt or grappling specialist to apply for a high profile bout against Vinny Magalhaes, with $10,000 on the line. Gracie announced it on Ariel Heliwani’s MMA Hour.

All-comers to apply to and include

  • profile picture
  • age
  • weight
  • pedigree/academy

Ralek is looking for a unknown or unorthodox match at any weight. It’s a purpose built situation for an underdog to make their name and win $10,000 if they can submit Magalhaes (a decision will be made by 10pm Pacific November 18)

Ralek also announced commentators Kenny Florian and Jeff Glover will be joined by Australian BJJ player Kit Dale.

Metamoris 5 features the highly anticipated match between Kazushi Sakuraba and Renzo Gracie.





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Author:Michael Job

Australasian MMA


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