A battle between lightweight prospects, Jason “The Ronin” Hicks and Kevin “The Master of Cool” Forant, has been added to the XFC 21: Night of Champions 2 fight card. Hicks and Forant will bring undefeated records into the December 7th bout.
Hicks (5-0), a former winner from an XFC Open Tryout, will be making his third appearance inside the XFC cage. In his promotional debut Hicks scored a first round knockout of Mike Milmerstadt at XFC 13. Hicks most recently defeated Shane Crenshaw by armbar submission in the second round of XFC 19.
Forant (4-0) is coming off a successful promotional debut with a decision victory over Joe Elmore at XFC 19. He is coming off a first round submission win over Nick Bleser in September.
XFC 21: Night of Champions 2 takes place from the Nashville Municipal Auditorium in Tennessee. The event will be headlined by a ligtweigth title bout between Nick Newell and Eric Reynolds. The main card for XFC 21 will be televised live on AXStv at 10:00pm ET.