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D.J. Linderman is knocked unconscious by one punch (Credit: World Series of Fighting/Lucas Noonan)

D.J. Linderman is knocked unconscious by one punch from Anthony Johnson in the first round at World Series of Fighting 1 in Las Vegas. (Nov. 3, 2012)

World Series of Fighting 1

Scenes from the inaugural card for the World Series of Fighting in Las Vegas.

Andrei Arlovski, top, finishes off Devin Cole in
(Credit: World Series of Fighting/Lucas Noonan)

Andrei Arlovski, top, finishes off Devin Cole in the first round for the TKO win at World Series of Fighting 1 in Las Vegas. (Nov. 3, 2012)

Andrei Arlovski, right, scored a first-round TKO of
(Credit: World Series of Fighting/Lucas Noonan)

Andrei Arlovski, right, scored a first-round TKO of Devin Cole in the main event at World Series of Fighting 1 in Las Vegas. (Nov. 3, 2012)

D.J. Linderman is knocked unconscious by one punch
(Credit: World Series of Fighting/Lucas Noonan)

D.J. Linderman is knocked unconscious by one punch from Anthony Johnson in the first round at World Series of Fighting 1 in Las Vegas. (Nov. 3, 2012)

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Anthony Johnson, right, pops D.J. Linderman with a
(Credit: World Series of Fighting/Lucas Noonan)

Anthony Johnson, right, pops D.J. Linderman with a left jab here prior to his one-punch knockout win in the first round at World Series of Fighting 1 in Las Vegas. (Nov. 3, 2012)

Marlon Moraes, right, won a split decision over
(Credit: World Series of Fighting/Lucas Noonan)

Marlon Moraes, right, won a split decision over Miguel Torres at World Series of Fighting 1 in Las Vegas. (Nov. 3, 2012)

Tyrone Spong, left, made quick work of Travis
(Credit: World Series of Fighting/Lucas Noonan)

Tyrone Spong, left, made quick work of Travis Bartlett with a first-round knockout at the inaugural World Series of Fighting from PH Live at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. (Nov. 3, 2012)

Heavyweights Devin Cole, left, and Andrei Arlovski, the
(Credit: World Series of Fighting/Tracy Lee)

Heavyweights Devin Cole, left, and Andrei Arlovski, the main event, at the weigh-ins for the inaugural World Series of Fighting card in Las Vegas. (Nov. 2, 2012)

Light heavyweights D.J. Linderman, left, and former UFC
(Credit: World Series of Fighting/Tracy Lee)

Light heavyweights D.J. Linderman, left, and former UFC fighter Anthony Johnson at the weigh-ins for the inaugural World Series of Fighting card in Las Vegas. (Nov. 2, 2012)

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Bantamweights Marlon Moraes and former WEC champion Miguel
(Credit: World Series of Fighting/Tracy Lee)

Bantamweights Marlon Moraes and former WEC champion Miguel Torres at the weigh-ins for the inaugural World Series of Fighting card in Las Vegas. (Nov. 2, 2012)

Welterweights Tyson Steele, left, and Gregor Gracie at
(Credit: World Series of Fighting/Tracy Lee)

Welterweights Tyson Steele, left, and Gregor Gracie at the weigh-ins for the inaugural World Series of Fighting card in Las Vegas. (Nov. 2, 2012)

Light heavyweights Travis Bartlett, left, and world kickboxing
(Credit: World Series of Fighting/Tracy Lee)

Light heavyweights Travis Bartlett, left, and world kickboxing champion Tyrone Spong square off at staredowns after weighing in for the World Series of Fighting 1 card in Las Vegas. (Nov. 2, 2012)

Submission specialist Brian Cobb, left, and Ronys Torres
(Credit: World Series of Fighting/Tracy Lee)

Submission specialist Brian Cobb, left, and Ronys Torres engage each other in a tense staredown after weighing in for their lightweight matchup at World Series of Fighting 1 in Las Vegas. (Nov. 2, 2012)

Josh Burkman, left, faces Gerald “Hurricane” Harris at
(Credit: World Series of Fighting/Tracy Lee)

Josh Burkman, left, faces Gerald “Hurricane” Harris at welterweight on the prelims of the 10-fight inaugural World Series of Fighting at PH Live at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. (Nov. 2, 2012)

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T.J. O’Brien, left, will face off with seasoned
(Credit: World Series of Fighting/Tracy Lee)

T.J. O’Brien, left, will face off with seasoned veteran Gesias "JZ" Cavalcante in a lightweight bout on the prelims of the 10-fight inaugural World Series of Fighting at PH Live at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. (Nov. 2, 2012)

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