Crazy 88’s MMA standout, Matt Hicks came, saw and he conquered, capturing the Stellar Fights bantamweight title at Stellar Fights 41. Hicks dethroned the longtime reigning champ, Ben Coyle with relative ease and is back to defend his belt at Stellar Fights 43. This time, Hicks is slotted to face another tough striker in Hiroshi Hayashi-out of Delaware’s Diamond State MMA.
Talking with Hicks, he emphasized how he and his team at Crazy 88’s are “skill-building” at the moment to prime him for the next level. His upcoming title defense with Hayashi will be a definitive test where the undefeated champ, Hicks swims in a sea full of regional bantamweight talent.
Tune in as Stellar Fights bantamweight champ, Matt Hicks and I go head to head to discuss his upcoming title defense at Stellar Fights 43 in just a few days in Harrington, Delaware at the Delaware State Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall.
Currently studying Broadcast Journalism at Wilmington University, Adam’s passion for the sport only grows stronger when a fighter’s voice can be heard. He thrives on asking detailed questions to inspire the thoughts behind the punches in hopes that each fighter can find their proper justice. Specializing in pre and post fight interviews for MyMMANews, Adam strives to keep the fight fans up to speed with the most recent and authentic MMA news possible.
He is Co-promoter of Delaware’s premier kick-boxing and Muay Thai organization, IBF Promotions. Recently he has also accompanied MMA organizations Global Proving Ground and XCC as Co-host and ringside commentator.