Xtreme Fighting Championships will host XFC 44 on May 28 in Des Moines, IA, and will feature the Semifinal Rounds of both the XFC Lightweight and Welterweight Tournaments, LIVE on FOX Deportes and FOX Sports 2.
The matchups have been set following the action-packed Quarterfinal Round at XFC 43 on Nov. 11 in Atlanta. Ohio’s Damonte Robinson (6-1-1) replaces Michigan’s Kenny Cross (12-3) in the Lightweight Semifinal matchup against Canadian Tom O’Connor (9-1) after Cross was forced to withdraw due to injury.
Kurt Holobaugh (18-7) vs.Scott Hudson (12-5)
Tom O’Connor (9-1) vs. Damonte Robinson (6-1-1)
LaRue Burley (10-4) vs. Carson Hardman (9-2)
Ryan Dickson (11-5) vs. Bobby Nash (10-4)
XFC President Myron Molotky: “We’re extremely excited about the Semifinal Round of tournament bouts that we’ve got on deck for XFC 44. These are eight of the most exciting, athletic and dangerous fighters in the game, and they’re ready to put it all on the line in the Hexagon.”