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XFC 27 Goes To Michigan With Former UFC Fighter Junior Assuncao

Xtreme Fighting Championship (XFC) will end the year in Michigan, a state they have never visited. The main event is former UFC featherweight Junior Assuncao vs. Daniel Swain and the co-main event gets the finals of the XFC featherweight tournament with Deivison Ribeiro vs. Farkhad Sharipov.

Assuncao had two runs in the UFC, with the last one ending in 2011. He returned after nearly two years to submit Guilherme Faria de Souza. Swain has won four in a row, with three taking place this year.

XFC 27 is December 13 from the L.C. Walker Arena in Muskegon, MI. The main card airs live on AXS TV. Below is the final card, which has 12 confirmed fights.


Junior Assuncao vs. Daniel Swain

Deivison Ribeiro vs. Farkhad Sharipov in the featherweight tournament finals

Joe Elmore vs. Eric Reynolds

Angela Hill vs. Stephanie Skinner

Dave Courchaine vs. Alex Trevino

Dominique Steele vs. Ryan Thomas


Shamir Garcia vs. Ray Lopez

Marcus Reynolds vs. Dequan Townsend

Andy Carter vs. Kenneth Green

Drew Morais vs. David Rohn

Roy Saldana vs. Andres Torres

Jacob Butler vs. Joel Vincent