This coming June, the Florida based Titan Fighting Championships will be teaming up with Xtreme Fighting Nation to create a new tournament series that is known as “Titan FC Presents the XFN Tournament of Titans.”
In a statement to MMA Junkie, the CEO of Titan FC in Lex McMahon says that he is very excited to launch the tournament series.
“Titan FC is extremely excited to launch ‘Titan FC Presents the XFN Tournament of Titans’ series, a new product that will shine the bright lights on the stars of tomorrow, today,” McMahon stated. “The Tournament of Titans will feature young professionals who are rising stars and top amateurs prospects who have exhibited the potential to excel as a professional. Titan is honored to partner with XFN, who run one of the elite amateur promotions in the sport. We are confident that the joint expertise and brand equity of Titan FC and XFN will bring top-notch entertainment to our fans, as well as a much-needed platform to showcase the absolute best of the young mixed martial artists.”
The idea is to hold separate tournaments for both professional and amateur MMA fighters, no names have been announced yet for the debut show this June.
XFN CEO Daniel Kay is excited to have the first amateur MMA promotion to stream events on UFC Fight Pass.
“We are making history by being the first amateur MMA organization to stream live on UFC Fight Pass with our pro-am venture with Titan FC,” Kay stated. “This will provide the ultimate spotlight for the up-and-coming amateur talent from all around the world to be featured alongside the pros in the No. 1-watched promotion on UFC Fight Pass, other than the UFC. We are happy to work with Jeff Aronson and Lex McMahon to create new opportunities for fighters to showcase their talents on a worldwide platform.”
Titan FC Presents XFN Tournament Of Champions 1 takes place on Friday, June 30 from the Pembroke Pines City Center in Pembroke Pines, Florida with no main event announced at this time.