Jamie Varner signs new deal with the Xtreme Fighting Championships

jamie varner xfcJamie Varner, the former WEC lightweight champion, has signed a three fight contract with the Xtreme Fighting Championships (XFC).

The well-rounded Varner (18-6-1) has notched 16 of his wins by stoppage, with six knockouts and ten submissions. He recorded an impressive XFC debut with a first round knockout of Nate Jolly at XFC 14.

Commenting on his experience with the Tampa based mixed martial arts promotion, Varner stated, “Honestly I’ve never been treated as good or felt as appreciated as when I fought for the XFC in October”. With the new contract in place, Varner looks to ride the momentum into 2012 when he returns to action on the XFC 16 “High Stakes” card in February.