Medders will be competing in the 155-pound weight class, and it will be his first fight since December of 2011. Medders’ fight record currently stands at a perfect 5-0. Purifoy is a veteran of mixed martial arts as he has a fight record of 8-6, according to Medders.
Medders said the fight will be a huge test for him.
“It’s going to be my toughest fight yet,” Medders said. “I’ve trained very hard for this one, and I’m going to put on a good show win or lose.”
The fight will start at 7 p.m. with tickets prices ranging from $25 to $50. Tickets are sold online at www.minglewoodhall.com or at www.V3fights.com. Tickets are also sold at the gate.
The fight will be rebroadcast on Aggressive TV on DirecTV and Dish Network and Comcast Sports South on Jan. 26.