Stacked Card Forming For Lion Fight 42
Lion Fight 42 will take place on Saturday, April 21, 2018 inside the Fox Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut, and is already headlined by three title fights including the main event pitting reigning women’s world super lightweight champion Antonina “The Panther” Shevchenko against Claire “The Vegan” Baxter.
Lion Fight will also crown its second North American title-holder, this time in the super cruiserweight ranks as fan favorite Steve “Put Em To Sleep” Walker faces his toughest test yet in taking on Olivier Fairtex. In addition to those title bouts, Lion Fight’s partner promotion Muay Thai Grand Prix is bringing its super lightweight champion into the Lion Fight ring as Carlton Lieu puts his crown on the line against dangerous striker Jafar “The Cookie Monster” Toshev.
Bouts set so are are as follows:
Antonina “The Panther” Shevchenko vs. Claire Baxter – Lion Fight Women’s Super Lightweight Title
Steve “Put Em To Sleep” Walker vs. Olivier Fairtex – Lion Fight North American Super Cruiserweight Title
Carlton Lieu vs. Jafar “The Cookie Monster” Toshev – MTGP World Super Lightweight Title
Eric Rocha vs. Chris Mauceri – Welterweight
Ricardo Mixco vs. Evan Jays – Featherweight
Keeman Diop vs. Shawn Ellis – Super Welterweight