Big show vets Ben Saunders & Ramsey Nijem are going to meet in XMMA 2 Main Event

Taking the marquee for XMMA 2 will be a welterweight contest pitting UFC vet & two-time Bellator tournament finalist Ben Saunders against TUF finalist, UFC & PFL vet Ramsey Nijem. Saunders has 17 finishes 11 by knockout even with a black belt in BJJ from Eddie Bravo. Nijem has three finishes on his way to the TUF 13 finals and has a knock win over top ranked UFC lightweight Beneil Daruish. 

The card will also see former Bellator champion “Ill” Will Brooks against former PFL finalist “Super” Steven Siler. Brooks has notable wins over Saad Awad, Marcin Held, and has two on Michael Chandler. Siler holds a win over super coach Mike Brown and has finished three of his last four wins in the first round.

XMMA 2 is set for July 20th at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, South Carolina.

  • Welterweight Bout: Ben Saunders (22-13-2) vs. Ramsey Nijem (10-8)
  • Bantamweight Bout: John Dodson (21-12) vs. Cody Gibson (16-7)
  • Bantamweight Bout: Justin Scoggins (12-6) vs. Keith Richardson (19-11)
  • Lightweight Bout: Will Brooks (20-5-1) vs. Steven Siler (32-21-1)
  • Lightweight Bout: Jeremiah Scott (8-5) vs. Nathen Arriaga (3-2)
  • Bantamweight Bout: Joel Madak (2-0) vs. Matthew Coakley (0-0)
  • Flyweight Bout: Charleston Pou (4-0) vs. Kenny Porter II (4-2)
  • Bantamweight Bout: John Sweeney (7-3) vs. Dre Miley (8-4)

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