WSOF lightweight champion Justin Gaethje meets with reporters to give his take on the WSOF 25: Lightweight Tournament and his future title defense against Brian Foster.

Shot and Edited by Miguel Torres.



Brian Foster def. Joao Zeferino by TKO (strikes). Round 2, 4:51 – lightweight tournament finale
Jason High def. Estevan Payan by TKO (strikes). Round 2, 0:47
Brian Foster** def. Luis Palomino by TKO (strikes). Round 2, 4:19 – lightweight tournament semifinal
Joao Zeferino def. Jorge Patino* by submission (heel hook). Round 1, 1:24 – lightweight tournament semifinal


Joseph Barajas def. Erik Villalobos by TKO (strikes). Round 3, 4:06
Roberto Yong def. Jimmy Scully by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 1:11
Luis Palomino def Richard Patishnock by KO (strikes). Round 1, 4:55 – lightweight tournament opening round
Joao Zeferino def. Brian Foster by submission (heel hook). Round 1, 1:46 – lightweight tournament opening round
Mike Ricci def. Joe Condon by KO (headkick). Round 1, 2:48 – lightweight tournament opening round
Islam Mamedov def. Jorge Patino by unanimous decision (20-18, 29-18, 20-18) – lightweight tournament opening round
Ramil Mustapayev def. LaRue Burley by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) – lightweight tournament reserve bout

*Mamedov not medically cleared to continue, Patino named replacement in semi-finals
** Ricci pulled from tournament, Foster named replacement in semi-finals

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