Open Fighter Tryout winner Jason “The Ronin” Hicks added to XFC 19

jason hicks xfcXtreme Fighting Championships has announced that undefeated lightweight Jason “The Ronin” Hicks (4-0) has joined the main card of XFC 19: Charlotte Showdown on August 3rd. Hicks will square off against fellow undefeated fighter Shane Crenshaw.

Hicks is the XFC’s 2010 Open Fighter Tryout winner. Hicks would enjoy an impressive XFC debut with a first round knockout of Mike Milmerstadt in just 1:36 at XFC 13. XFC CEO John Prisco discussed the addition of Hicks to the fight card, “I’m excited to have Jason back; he’s a very legit fighter. He finished his first 6 fights by submission, won a decision, and now he’s riding 2 knockouts.”

XFC 19 takes place from the Grady Cole Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. The main card will be televised live on AXS TV.

XFC 19 Fight Card

  • Corey Hill vs. Jason South (Main Event)
  • Felice Herrig vs. Simona Soukupova (Co-Main Event)
  • David Mays vs. “Notorious” Nick Newell
  • Shane Crenshaw vs. Jason Hicks
  • Joe Elmore vs. Kevin Forant
  • Lawson McClure vs. Keith Richardson
  • Nicolae Cury vs. Roger Carroll