John McCarthy assigned as referee for Marlon Moraes vs. Joseph Barajas at WSOF 28

The main event of Saturday’s WSOF 28 will be a title fight as Marlon Moraes will defend the bantamweight title against Joseph Barajas and John McCarthy will the third man in the cage.

California State Athletic Commission Executive Director Andy Foster confirmed to The MMA Report that McCarthy will be the referee for the title fight. Along with assigning McCarthy as the referee, Foster has assigned Chris Crail, Jackie Denkin, and Larry Landless to be the judges for the fight.

WSOF 28 will come from the Next Level Sports Complex in Garden Grove, California on Saturday and the main card will be shown on NBCSN.