World Series of Fighting has confirmed the addition of two bouts between LaRue Burley vs. Joe Condon and Benny Madrid vs. Ramil Mustapayev to the upcoming WSOF 25 in November. Both fights will serve as alternate bouts for the promotions one-night, eight-man lightweight tournament.

Should any of the tournament’s quarterfinal stage fight winners be unable to re-enter the cage for his semifinal bout due to an injury sustained in their earlier fight, the loser of the bout will advance to the following tournament round in place of the hurt fighter.

however, if neither the winner nor loser are deemed healthy enough continue fighter one of the alternate fight winners will serve as a replacement in the tournament field.

“Our tournament lineup is officially complete with the addition of these matchups, and we are looking forward to having the four talented fighters selected for these two important fights, compete on this historic card and be prepared to enter the single-elimination contest if necessary,” stated WSOF President Ray Sefo.

The 31-year-old Burley (6-1) of Gilbert, Ariz., will be looking to rebound after suffering his first career loss by way of 32-second knockout at the hands of Brian Foster at WSOF 23  last month. Prior to this setback, Burley recorded victories in his first six professional fights, including a third round TKO over the highly touted former NCAA wrestling champion Bubba Jenkins. Four of Burley’s six career wins have come by way of stoppage.

Condon (12-8) will also be looking to return to the win column in what will be his third start for World Series of Fighting, following a decision loss to Nick Newell at WSOF 20 in April

The 35-year-old Madrid (8-3) of Phoenix, was last seen snapping his three fight losing streak with a first round submission victory over Jeff Fletcher at WSOF 23.

Mustapayev (3-1), of Moscow, will make his World Series of Fighting debut and will risk a perfect, 3-0 run that he is in the midst of this year. A Jackson-Winklejohn product was last seen walking away with a first round TKO of Jarel Askew in August.

The entire event will take place on Friday, Nov. 20, live on NBCSN at 11 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT from Comerica Theatre in Phoenix, Ariz.

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