The WSOF will be looking for a new middleweight and light heavyweight champion because their two weight class champion, David Branch has signed with the UFC.
Branch had four fights previously in the UFC, but left the organization in 2011. Since leaving the organization, he was able to win 13 out of his last 14 fights, including winning his last 10 fights. Branch has won all of his fights inside the WSOF, and was able to win the middleweight title, and then the light heavyweight title.
Ariel Helwani is reporting that Branch is expected to return to the octagon in May, and fight at middleweight.There is no word on who will be Branch’s first opponent.