XFC 10: Night of Champions results

XFC 10: NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS was held Friday March 19, 2010 at the St. Pete Times Forum in Tampa, Florida. The main card aired on HDNet and featured two title fights. Former UFC fighter Junior Assuncao, faced John “The Mulatto Mauler” Mahlow for the XFC Lightweight Championship, while XFC Featherweight Champion “The Wild Card” Jarrod Card defended his title in the main event against undefeated Jason “The Ironman” Wood. The co-main event featured former UFC, WEC, and TUF 8 alumni, Shane Primm.

For those not familiar with the XFC, here’s a little about the promotion:

Xtreme Fighting Championships (XFC) has produced stadium fight cards in Florida, Kentucky, and Tennessee, runs MMA-themed gyms, and sells MMA-related merchandise. The company is also pursuing international ventures in at least 12 other countries. Based out of Tampa, the organization was credited by the Tampa Tribune for setting the Florida statewide attendance record for an MMA event when they drew over 11,000 fans to the St. Pete Times Forum on November 11, 2007 and was credited in September, 2008 by Yahoo Sports for being “the best kept secret in the sport.” On February 20, 2009, XFC produced the first-ever professional MMA fight card in Tennessee state history, drawing 5,200 fans at the Thompson-Boling Arena on the University of Tennessee campus in Knoxville. XFC programming airs in various regional markets, as well as nationwide on HDNet, with four live fight cards airing on HDNet in 2009, four live fight cards in 2010, and options for 2011.

The HDNet-televised show took place at the St. Pete Times Forum in Florida.

Official Results:

Featherweight title fight:
Jarrod Card def. Jason Wood via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 4:07

Co-Main event:
Julio Gallegos def. Shane Primm via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 0:34

Lightweight title fight:
Junior Assuncao def. John Mahlow via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 1, 4:02

Frankhad Sharipov def. Gilbert Burgos via submission (armbar) – Round 3, 1:07
Bruce Connors def. Derek Schiffer via unanimous decision
Chris Barnett def. Kenny Garner via TKO (strikes) – Round 3, 1:36
Jason Carapelluci def. Jarrett Becks via unanimous decision
Marcio Armeli def. Julien Williams via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 0:19
Andrew Connors def. Jean Colon via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 2:07

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