DESTIN, FLORIDA, June 2, 2021 – If Bobby “Nashty” Nash is ever in need of a new nickname, may we suggest “The Sandman?”
Nash has sent his past three opponents to dreamland, including back-to-back, jaw-dropping first-round knockouts in the Hexagon.
Nash’s most recent smash took out Ryan Dickson at XFC 44 on Friday at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, IA, LIVE on FOX Sports 2, FOX Deportes and around the world on XFCTV.com.
With his victory over Dickson, Nash cashed his ticket to the Final of XFC’s Welterweight Tournament against fellow knockout artist LaRue Burley (11-4).
“I’m very happy with how things played out at XFC 44 — that was the most vicious knockout of my career,” the former Big 10 wrestling standout says with a laugh.
“I’ve been putting in a lot of work on my boxing and doing a lot of sparring,” he adds. “I’m really starting to believe in myself and my striking ability.”
Nash believes his Final matchup with Burley has “Fight of the Night” written all over it.
“This one is going to be violent and exciting,” he offers.
“LaRue hits hard and so do I, so this one is going to be a banger. He has the power to put anyone out, but he’s not going to land that overhand on me. We’ve both got serious power.
Xtreme Fighting Championships, Inc. (formerly Duke Mountain Resources, Inc.) is the first publicly traded premier international mixed martial arts (“MMA”) organization with offices throughout the United States and South America, trading under the ticker symbol DKMR. Xtreme Fighting Championships (“XFC”) is now partnered with the FOX family of networks in the United States, and has previously been carried on some of the largest open television broadcasters in Latin America – Rede TV! as well as HBO, ESPN, NBC Sports Network, Telemundo Universo, Esportes Interativo, Terra TV (the largest internet portal in the world), and UOL – the largest internet portal in Latin America, and premium cable & satellite television network. The XFC has had over 185 exclusively signed fighters, representing over 35+ countries worldwide with even more growth expected. Boasting the signing of The Next Generation of Male & Female Superstars, the XFC is known for entertaining fans with the most action packed MMA events both on television and in stadium venues. The Next Generation of MMA.