NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The
ProMMAnow.com (www.prommanow.com) staff elite squadron infiltrated “ XFC 18: Music City Mayhem” at the Municipal Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn., Friday night. Our team was in full effect with LIVE results and play-by-play commentary, post-fight video interviews with the winners as they stepped out of the cage, and cageside photos of all the fights.
Justin Pennington‘s first round knockout of Dave Hurst in the opening preliminary bout, to Joe Ray‘s violent stoppage of Strikeforce veteran Dustin West to kick off the televised main card on HDNet, to Reggie Pena‘s amazing come-from-behind submission of John Salter in the main event, ProMMAnow.com photographer Josh Cross captured it all at XFC 18. Click on any image to enlarge.
[All photos by Josh Cross for ProMMAnow.com]
With her Father at her side, Heather Jo Clark gets inspected by the referee prior to XFC 18. Photo by Josh Cross for ProMMAnow.com
Joe Ray (pictured) picked up his third straight win by defeating Dustin West at XFC 18 in Nashville. Photo by Josh Cross for ProMMAnow.com
Nashville MMA’s Luke Sanders picks up his fourth straight first round win at XFC 18. Photo by Josh Cross for ProMMAnow.com
Michael Graham at XFC 18 – Photo by Josh Cross for ProMMAnow.com
Reggie “The Regulator” Pena shocked the Nashville crowd with an upset victory over hometown UFC veteran John Salter at “XFC 18: Music City Mayhem”. Photo by Josh Cross for ProMMAnow.com
Scott “Hot Sauce” Holtzman picked up his second straight victory as a professional at XFC 18. Photo by Josh Cross for ProMMAnow.com
Scott “The Bear” Barrett picked up a win over Gabriel Salinas-Jones at XFC 18. Photo by Josh Cross for ProMMAnow.com
Bowling Green’s Donny Wallace slaps on an armbar on Nashville’s Jason Blackford in the first round at “XFC 18: Music City Mayhem”. Photo by Josh Cross for ProMMAnow.com