Pure Fighting on Friday

Ryan Machan of Sylvan Lake, with a 14-7 record, will face John Salter (7-2) of Birmingham, Ala., in the main event of Pure Fighting Championships 9 on Friday at the Westerner Park Prairie Pavilion.

Ryan Machan of Sylvan Lake, with a 14-7 record, will face John Salter (7-2) of Birmingham, Ala., in the main event of Pure Fighting Championships 9 on Friday at the Westerner Park Prairie Pavilion.

In other pro bouts, Dan Chalmers (16-17) will take on George Belanger (5-4) of Prince Albert, Sask., and Red Deer’s T.J. Penner (1-1) will clash with Mark Maruzs (2-2) of Calgary.

In addition, Mike Davis (7-3) of Stockton, Calif., will do battle with Eric Wilson (5-1) of Saskatoon, Red Deer’s Derek Clark (3-3) will fight Tony Stiles (3-1) and Aaron Armstrong (3-1) of Calgary will clash with Tim Tamaki (12-23-1) of Lethbridge.

The card, which will get underway at 8:30 p.m., will also feature four amateur bouts.