Xtreme Fighting Championships Hits the St. Pete Times Forum this Friday
Top Female Fighter Kim Couture to be featured in Co-Main Bout
TAMPA BAY – The largest Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) program on the East Coast, Xtreme Fighting Championships (XFC), returns to the St. Pete Times Forum this Friday, July 9 for XFC 11 “The Next Generation” and a night full of hard-hitting action. The first bout of the evening takes place at 7:00 p.m. with the next generation of MMA superstars being showcased in the biggest fights of their careers.
There will be five Open Fighter Tryout winners from around the country fighting on this card, including past winners Julio Gallegos, Chris Barnett and Julian Williams. Ian Stephens and Ryan Quinn, new additions to the XFC stable of fighters, will also be on the card. One of the top female fighters in the world, Kim Couture, will be featured in the co-main bout, followed by Bruce Connors (W.E.C. and Dream veteran) and Micah Miller in the main bout of the evening. Fans won’t want to miss a second of this highly anticipated event! For complete fight card information and updates, go to www.officialxfc.com.
All non-championship bouts are three rounds, and all championship bouts are five rounds. Rounds are five minutes in duration for all professional bouts.
For the first time, the official XFC after party will be held at Shots at Channelside immediately following the event until approximately 2:00 a.m. The party will include food and drink specials, as well as special appearances by the XFC Cage Dolls. Shots at Channelside is located on the Chrysler-Jeep Plaza on the west side of the St. Pete Times Forum.
Tickets: Tickets are on sale now at the St. Pete Times Forum Box Office and all Ticketmaster Outlets. To order tickets by phone, call Ticketmaster at . Tickets are priced at $15.00, $30.00, $40.00, $50.00, $70.00 and tables for $1,400. Prices do not include service charges. For more information, please call or visit www.sptimesforum.com. Advanced parking passes are available at ticketmaster.com and the Box Office.