Category Archives: XFCi

XFC International 10 – Results

XFC International 10 Results: Results posted by @Pablo_el_Diablo   1. Fernando dos Santos vs Rubenilton Pereira – Fernando dos Santos def Rubenilton Pereira via unanimous decision 2. Pedro Falcão vs Missael Silva – Missael Silva def Pedro Falcão via unanimous decision 3. Mohamed Hassan Badawy vs Willian Cilli – Willian Cilli def Mohamed Hassan Badawy via rear naked choke at 4:17 of rd 1 4. Ranfi Rivas vs Guilherme Faria – Guilherme Faria def Ranfi Rivas via unanimous decision 5. Vuokko Katainen vs Viviane Sucuri Pereira  – Viviane Sucuri Pereira def Vuokko Katainen via unanimous decision 6 (Main Event). James “The Phenom” Gray vs Daniel Virginio  – Daniel Virginio def James Gray via TKO (punches) at 3:59 of rd 1  ...

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XFC SPOTLIGHT: Women’s Flyweight Tournament Champ Poliana Botelho Honored With Citywide Parade & Ceremony

XFC SPOTLIGHT: Women’s Flyweight Tournament Champ Poliana Botelho Honored With Citywide Parade & Ceremony Wed. March 25th, 2015 – Another dream came true for Muriaé native Poliana Botelho. After winning the fight that earned her the Season II XFC Women’s Flyweight Tournament Championship, she said that her dream would be parading through her hometown in a fire truck. On Monday morning, Poliana was accompanied by her family and friends as she climbed into the Muriaé fire department’s truck at the Municipal Administrative Center and toured the main streets of the city, being applauded by the fans and fellow residents. Poliana Botelho has become the first local athlete to excel in the sport internationally, and became a celebrity in the city, which is inhabited by just over 100 thousand people. The celebration concluded back at the Municipal Administrative Center, where Botelho received tribute from the Mayor of Muriaé Aloysio Aquino and the Secretary of Sports and Leisure, Vander Gonçalves. “I am very happy for the tributes. Many thanks to...

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XFCi 8 RESULTS

XFCi 8 RESULTS MAIN EVENT SUPERFIGHT: Bantamweight Division Fernando Vieira 11-2 (BR) def. Tyson Nam 12-8 (USA) via 30-27 Unanimous Decision CO-MAIN EVENT SUPERFIGHT: W. Flyweight Division Silvana Gomez 5-0 (ARG) def. Vanessa Melo 3-4 (BR) via 30-27 Unanimous Decision FEATURE BOUT SUPERFIGHT: Lightweight Division Glaucio Eliziario 10-2 (BR) def. Jay Furness 10-4 (ENG) via 30-27 via Unanimous Decision; advances to the Semifinals Women’s Flyweight Semi-finals: Antonia Silvaneide da Silva 4-1 (BR) def. Debora Ferreira 4-1 (BR) via Unanimous Decision 30-27; advances to Finals Featherweight Tournament Quarterfinal: Guilherme Faria 13-5 (BR) def. Carlos Torres 13-6 (MEX) via TKO due to strikes at 3:03 of RD 1; advances to Semifinals Lightweight Tournament Quarterfinal: Willian Cilli 8-3 (BR) def. Luiz Henrique 5-2-1 (BR) via Tapout due to Armbar at 4:49 of RD 2; advances to Semifinals Featherweight Tournament Quarterfinal: Pedro Falcao 6-0 (BR) def. Michael Stevens 4-3 (USA) via Tapout due to Armbar at 1:06 of RD 1; advances to Semifinals Featherweight Tournament Quarterfinal: Ranfi Rivas 3-1 (VEN) def. Geovanny Arroyo 3-3 (ECU) via 30-27 Unanimous Decision; advances to Semifinals...

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XFCi 8: Season II Tournaments Continue Dec. 13th

XFCi 8: Season II Tournaments Continue Dec. 13th Campinas, Brazil: The XFC is set to return to you live from Campinas, SP Brazil on Saturday, December 13th, 2014. The Season II Tournament series will continue with the start of the Men’s Featherweight and Lightweight division quarterfinals, along with the Women’s Flyweight Semifinals. The XFCi 8 fight card will host 13 fights, featuring 12 nations of Next Generation fighters beginning at 9:00 p.m BR with tickets for the event on sale now through Ticket360 at XFCMMA.com/tickets. The event will broadcast live to the World at 9:30 p.m EST/ 0:30 BR via Rede TV! with a free live stream offered on the promotions website. Headlining the card will be three Superfights in the same weight classes of the Season II Tournament earlier in the evening. Women’s Flyweight Semifinals: Taila Santos (4-0) BR vs. Poliana Botelho (3-1) BR Debora Ferreira (4-0) BR vs. Antonia Silvaneide da Silva (3-1) BR All four fighters remaining in the Women’s...

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International MMA Taken to New Heights From Inside the XFC HeXagon at XFCi 8

International MMA Taken to New Heights From Inside the XFC HeXagon at XFCi 8 25 November 2014 – Brazil: XFCi 8 headlines with Brazil’s Fernando Vieira against USA’s Tyson Nam in the main event. Twelve different nations will be represented at XFCi 8, which takes place in São Paulo on December 13th at the Concordia Club in Campinas. In the main event of the evening, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu world champion Fernando Vieira (10-2 MMA 1-0 XFC) faces USA’s Tyson Nam in a Bantamweight Superfight (up to 135lbs.). The co-main event hosts another XFC Superfight Series matchup, when Season I Women’s Flyweight Champion, Argentinian Silvana “La Wicked” Juarez takes on Sweden’s Linn Wennergren.  Rounding out the Superfight Series of XFCi8 will be Season I Lightweight Tournament Finalist Gláucio “Salvamar” Eliziário measuring forces with England’s Jay Furness. Flyweight female tournament finalists to be unveiled in São Paulo Women will play a very special role at...

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XFCi 7 – RESULTS & RECAP

XFCi 7 – RESULTS & RECAP With MMA Legend Wanderlei Silva cage-side calling the fights, Allan Puro Osso Nascimento defeats Ukrainian Ruslan Abiltarov in XFCi 7 Main Event. One of the world’s biggest names in MMA, “The Axe Murderer” commentated the event live on Rede TV!; Allan Nascimento & Julie Werner victoriously headline a night of Next Generation action. The presence of one-living legend in MMA and a Brazilian victory in the main event dictated another great night of XFC. In the seventh edition of the International Tournament & Superfight Series, Saturday, Nov. 1, in the Ginasio o Sao Paulo Futebol Clube, Wanderlei Silva shared the spotlight with Allan Puro Osso, who won an important victory in his young career. The Chute Boxe Diego Lima athlete  defeated Ukrainian Ruslan Abiltarov by unanimous decision (29-28), in the Flyweight division (up 56,7kg). With 14 wins on his record, his third within the HeXagon, Nascimento looks...

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Nascimento-Abiltarov & Werner-Shaparenko Superfights Headline XFCi 7, Nov. 1st on REDE TV

XFC Press Release: Nascimento-Abiltarov & Werner-Shaparenko Superfights Headline XFCi 7, Nov. 1st on REDE TV! Oct. 14th, 2014 São Paulo, BR – Four rising stars will collide in XFC Superfights at XFCi 7 when the show airs from the Sao Paulo Futebol Clube Gymnasium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on November 1st.  Red hot Brazilian prospect Allan Nascimento (12-3 MMA, 2-0 XFC) is set to face Ukrainian Ruslan Abiltarov (6-1 MMA) in the main event, while fellow Ukrainian, 19-year-old rising star Iryna Shaparenko will challenge Brazilian Juliana Werner in a female Strawweight Superfight co-main event at XFC’s second event of Season II. Thirteen fights stack the card, including the women’s Strawweight & Men’s Welterweight tournament quarterfinals. Ticket details will be unveiled soon. XFC President, Myron Molotky expects a thrilling night in Sao Paulo. “XFC is putting together a world-class fight card for the fans.  Allan Nascimento is one of world’s top prospects.  He is...

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