MMAmania.com Ranks Zak “The Barbarian” Ottow vs. Craig Eckelberg – Pure Fighting Championship 4 as the 2nd Best Fight of the Weekend – Live on GFL.Tv
This will be a battle of style and flare.
Zak Ottow is walking into the Panther Arena in Wisconsin with an impressive record of 12-3, and three straight submission victories. Out of his three career losses, two came against UFC veterans in Jacob Volkmann and Mike Rhodes.
In his last seven fights, Ottow is 6-1 with six finishes. A win over Eckelberg could be his golden ticket to UFC.
Craig Eckelberg isn’t a stepping-stone for anyone, and should be a great challenge for Ottow this weekend. Hailing from the lauded Roufusport, Eckelberg is looking to represent the world-renowned gym by winning in convincing fashion.
With a 6-1 record, Eckelberg is a noted BJJ specialist with four victories via submission.
If this fight hits the mat, expect some wildly entertaining grappling exchanges.
The bout card includes: