XFC recently spoke of a four man featherweight tournament that would help crown a new champion. The first half will take place at XFC 25 along with the inaugural strawweight champion being named.
The first tournament fight has Stephen Bass vs. Farkhad Sharipov. The winner meets Jason Hicks or Deivison Ribeiro, who compete at a later date.
Females will headline in Stephanie Eggink vs. Angela Magana, with the winning being the first strawweight champion. Magana returns for the first time in over a year and off a loss to Jessica Eye. Eggink is 3-1, taking a pair for XFC.
XFC 25 is September 6 from the Convention Center in Albuquerque, NM. The main card airs on AXS TV.
Below is the updated card.
Stephanie Eggink vs. Angela Magana for the inaugural strawweight championship
Dhiego Lima vs. Ricky Rainey
Angelica Chavez vs. Stephanie Skinner
Ryan Thomas vs. Ian Stephens
Eric Moell vs. Joby Sanchez
Stephen Bass vs. Farkhad Sharipov in the featherweight tournament semifinals