CFFC 101 set with Phumi Nkuta vs. Santo Curatolo flyweight title headliner

Cage Fury Combating Champions rolls back into Pennsylvania this fall and among the United States’ prominent local promos is bringing a title headliner with it.

CFFC 101 is set to happen on Oct. 2 at Parx Gambling Establishment in Bensalem, Penn. with a centerpiece in between flyweight titleholder Phumi Nkuta and competitor Santo Curatolo. The occasion will air on UFC Battle Pass.

2 individuals with understanding of the match just recently notified Mixed Martial Arts Addict of the reservation however asked to stay confidential as the promo has yet to make a main statement.

Nkuta (3-0) is a training partner and confidant of UFC bantamweight champ Aljamain Sterling. In spite of having just 3 battles on his expert record, Nkuta, 26, has actually currently recorded the CFFC title.

Curatolo (6-1) completed for the uninhabited CFFC flyweight title in October however was knocked out by underdog Albert Trujillo, the primary Nkuta later on beat through consentaneous choice. In the meantime, Curatolo beat Dilshod Zaipov with a violent one-punch knockout at CFFC 98 in July.

No other battles have actually yet been revealed for CFFC 101.


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Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.