A battle of undefeated lightweights Jason “The Ronin” Hicks and Scott “Hot Sauce” Holtzman will serve as the main event of XFC 22: Crossing The Line on February 22nd. The stakes are high in this lightweight clash as the winner is expected to get a title shot against newly crowned champion “Notorious” Nick Newell.
Hicks (5-0) is a former winner of the XFC Open Fighter tryouts. He has finished four of his opponents and is coming off a second round submission win over Shane Crenshaw at XFC 19. Holtzman (3-0) has won all of his professional fights under the XFC banner. He last competed at XFC 20 where he notched a first round technical knockout win of Chris Coggins.
XFC 22: Crossing the Line takes place from the Grady Cole Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. The main card will be televised live on AXS TV.