The return of ProElite will reach formal, official stages today, Friday, July 29th. At 4 p.m. ET, ProElite executives T. Jay Thompson, former Strikeforce matchmaker Rich Chou and Paul Feller will be in attendance. In terms of fighters, expect former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski, 'The Ultimate Fighter' season 3 winner Kendall Grove, Joe Riggs and Reagan Penn, the younger brother of former UFC lightweight champion B.J. Penn.
The first event under new ownership for ProElite takes place August 27th at Neal S. Blaisdell Center in Honolulu, Hawaii.
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