XFC suing WSOF over fighter contract

Kalindra Faria (15-3-1) is a 28-year-old Brazilian strawweight with an impressive resume, including a submission win over Carina Damm  (22-11) last year. Faria is currently riding an 11-fight winning streak, most recently having won a unanimous decision over Sanja Sucevic (4-3) at XFCi 4 in April. She also fought for XFCi the month prior, scoring … Read more

XFC returns to North America with Gerhart vs. Assuncao

June 17th, 2014 TAMPA, FL  – After nearly six months of Latin America expansion and behind the scenes production advances, Xtreme Fighting Championships North American division has finally spoken; LOUDLY. The Tampa, Florida based promotion announced today, not only its long-awaited return to domestic promoting, but also its Main Event for the soon to be announced XFC 28 card, … Read more

Must-see KO video: Luis ‘Sapo’ Santos knocks out Alfredo Morales in XFCi 3 headliner

Luis “Sapo” Santos (60-9-1) racked up his 60th win as a professional last night at XFCi 3 in Sao Paulo, Brazil (as seen on Rede TV). The welterweight standout extended his winning streak to six with this third round front head-kick knockout of Mexican fighter Alfredo Morales (11-4).

Danasabe Mohammed earns multi-fight contract at XFC tryouts

One hundred sixty hopefuls filed into Charleston MMA, all with the same dream and goal; to secure a multi-fight contract with the XFC. The talent in the room was plentiful, but when the smoke settled, there was one young fighter that stood out from the rest. President John Prisco and the XFC staff are proud to announce the XFC Open Tryout winner and newest member of the Welterweight Division, Danasabe Mohammed.

XFC signs Dom O’Grady to multi-fight deal

You only get one shot at a first impression, so, when Michigan’s own Dom O’Grady (16-6) decided he would introduce himself to the XFC, and it’s legion of fans, he planned to make an impression they won’t soon forget; and tapped out top contender Eric Reynolds. O’Grady is a true veteran of the sport. With a professional career dating back to 2007, O’Grady has been competing domestically and internationally for over six years. Between 2010 and 2012, O’Grady fought eight times for King of the Cage, with an unprecedented six of those eight bouts for promotional titles. From September to December of 2010, Dom held both the Lightweight and Welterweight KOTC title belts simultaneously.

XFC to host open fighter tryouts in South Carolina

The XFC prides itself on finding the next generation of MMA superstars. We welcome those looking to further establish their career by calling the XFC their home. If you have the talent, drive, & the dream to become an XFC World Champion, now’s your shot!

XFC 27 ‘Frozen Fury’ weigh-in results

It looks like it was a rough night for some of the fighters in Muskegon, Michigan. All fighters took to the scales ahead of tomorrow night’s XFC 27 event and it appears weight was an issue. Several fighters came in off the mark by several pounds. Sources close to the situation said the positioning of the scale played a part as well as some of Michigan’s rules as to weight allowance. We learned that as long as you are within 5 pounds of your opponent’s weight the fight will still be approved.

Welterweights Dom Steele and Ryan Thomas kick off XFC 27 main card in Michigan

The XFC will crank the heat up in the L.C. Walker Arena, when they kick off Frozen Fury with a Welterweight showdown between Dominique Steel and Ryan Thomas. The Steele/Thomas match-up kicks off the televised portion of XFC 27: Frozen Fury, LIVE on AXS TV from Muskegon, Michigan. “The Tank Engine” Thomas looks to add to his current five fight win streak, while his opponent, Dom Steele, looks to raise his MMA stock with a win over the talented and dangerous XFC standout.