Hanna Cifers replaces Brianna Van Buren against Heather Clark at XFC 26

Injuries happen. Promoters, fighters and fans have all learned to accept this reality. But, what many people seem to forget is, fighters are also human, and a simple illness can sneak up on you at the worst possible time. Unfortunately for Strawweight Brianna Van Buren, this is the situation she finds herself in, just one week out from her nationally televised fight with Heather Jo Clark. Van Buren’s camp contacted the XFC early Tuesday morning to inform them of Brianna’s Flu like symptoms, and by late afternoon it was confirmed; Van Buren would not be cleared to compete at Night of Champions III on Oct 18th.

XFC “Night of Champions III” preliminary bouts showcase rising Tennessee talent

The country will get to see the likes of Scott Holtzman, Luis Santos and Pearl Gonzalez when XFC 26 “Night of Champions III” goes live on AXS TV October 18th but the people in the seats will be treated to some of the rising stars that Tennessee has to offer. John Prisco and company have assembled the preliminary bouts with exciting prospects that will get the crowd ready for the main card that culminates with Tennessee’s own Scott “Hot Sauce” Holtzman defending his XFC lightweight title.

Surging Luis ‘Sapo” Santos to meet Mauricio Alonso at XFC 26

He’s back!  Just when you thought it was safe to compete in the XFC Welterweight Division, Luis “Sapo” Santos is selected as your opponent, and he is looking to extend his impressive streak of wins.  This time, however, his challenge doesn’t come from stateside, it comes straight from his own back yard.  October 18th, LIVE on AXS … Read more

Heather Clark to meet Brianna Van Buren at XFC 26 in Nashville

We have all heard what happens when we mess with the bull, right?  The cliché says we’ll get the “horns”, but at XFC 26, Heather Jo Clark hopes it gets her a fight with long time rival Angela Magana, and then a rematch with newly crowned champion Stephanie Eggink.  Unfortunately for Heather, “The Bull” she’s looking to mess … Read more

Luke Sanders and Zach Underwood Battle For Tennessee Featherweight Supremacy at XFC 26

If the opening bout sets the tone for the entire show, then MMA fans are in for a hell of a night when Night of Champions III invades the Nashville Municipal Auditorium on October 18th. XFC President John Prisco and company will kick off their nationally televised show with a bang, when they send Tennessee Featherweights Luke Sanders and Zach Underwood into the cage to do battle.

Hot Sauce ready for first title defense, Carroll preps to overtake the champ at XFC 26

He earned his title shot in North Carolina, won his title fight in Florida, and now, after signing a new multi-fight deal with Xtreme Fighting Championships, Scott “Hot Sauce” Holtzman is set to defend his Lightweight Title in his home state of Tennessee! On October 18th, LIVE from the Municipal Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee, Scott Holtzman will answer the challenge of North Carolina’s Roger “The Leprechaun” Carroll, in the Main Event at XFC 26: Night of Champions III.

XFC Night of Champions Returns to Music City on Oct. 18

On October 18th, Xtreme Fighting Championships brings “Night of Champions” back to Nashville, Tennessee. 2013 will mark the 3rd edition of the event, and the second that the great city of Nashville has been selected as the host. The yearly extravaganza showcases the XFC’s Champions, as title are defended and new champions are crowned. This … Read more

Nate ‘The Train’ Landwehr XFC 26 vlog – part 1

SSF Submission Academy’s Nate “The Train” Landwehr returns to action Oct. 18 at XFC 26 in Nashville, Tenn., where he will face Keith “The Rockstar” Richardson in the TV swing bout. Nate’s training camp is in full force. Take a look at just a sample of why they call this kid “The Train”. And then be sure to stay tuned for part 2.

XFC 25: Eggink vs. Magana strawweight title fight set for September 6

XFC officials have officially announced the XFC 25 event that’s set for September 6 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The event will take place at the features a main event between Stephanie Eggink (3-1) and Angela Magana (11-5) for the inaugural 115 pound championship.