Sao Paulo Brazil (March 5, 2014) – XFC International (Mixed Martial Arts) announces that it has secured athletes from all across Latin America for XFC International 2. Fighters from Brazil, Mexico, Costa Rica, Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay and Argentina will represent their nations, families and hometowns in XFC International 2.
In this clash, talented fighters from the men’s divisions will face each other, with the winner moving on to the next stage in this tournament series. The final winner of each weight division will emerge as this season’s champion.
Each champion will be taken to the next level on their way to the top with fights in the US, as well as the Super Fight Series presented by XFC International. Each win brings him/her closer to a shot at the XFC World Championship belt, along with the pride of showcasing their name and their nation at the top of the MMA world.
“MMA fans from around the world will be excited to witness the caliber of athletes that Latin America has to offer in XFCi 2” said Eduardo Duarte, Director of Events/ Matchmaker of XFC International. The Next Generation of Champions will be discovered, and we will follow these champions from the XFC International events to our championship events in the US.”
“XFCi 1 was a huge success for MMA fans around the world. We are excited to see the pool of talent from Latin America developed and rising through the ranks to become the next generation of stars in MMA “ offered John Prisco, President of XFC USA.
Myron Molotky, President of XFC International, elaborated on the vision of the expansion into Latin America: “XFC has demonstrated a rich history of discovering The Next Generation of MMA superstars, and Latin America has been a driving force in the rise of popularity and the evolution of MMA. Our mission is to discover and reward fighters that, up to this point, have not had the opportunity to display their skills on the biggest stage”. Molotky continued “Our partnership with REDE TV! will enable MMA fans throughout Latin America to witness the rise of their local warriors through the XFC International tournament series.”
XFCi 2 will take place live from Sao Paulo Brazil, on March 15, 2014 at 00:30am Brasilia time/ 10:30pm Eastern Standard time on REDE TV and will be streamed live on XFCMMA.com worldwide!
About XFC and XFC International
The XFC (Xtreme Fighting Championships) is a premier International MMA organization founded in 2006, based out of Tampa, Florida with offices in Michigan, New York, Ft. Lauderdale, Sao Paulo- Brazil, & Buenos Aires- Argentina. The XFC is known for entertaining fans with some of the most action packed MMA events on television! Showcasing both Male and Female fighters, the XFC boasts finding and building the names of the next generation of MMA fighters. XFC has produced stadium fight cards throughout the United States, Greece, and now Latin America.
On February 8, 2014, XFC International produced its inaugural event XFCi 1 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. XFCi 1 was one of the highest rated programs seen on Rede TV. XFC has also established attendance records with events drawing over 11,000 fans to the St. Pete Times Forum. www.xfcmma.com