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Monday, Dec 19, 2011

Travis Marx Final Bantamweight to be Confirmed for Bellator Season Six

By FCF Staff

Bellator Fighting Championships has finalized the line-up for the promotion’s season sixth, bantamweight tourney, as it has announced today that Travis Marx is the eighth and final entrant for the upcoming competition.

Marx (18-3) will arrive in Bellator riding a three fight win streak, which includes a first round, stoppage win over Mikey Lovato in September. The veteran fighter, who began competing professionally in 2003, is 8-2 in his last 10 fights.

The bantamweight currently trains out of the renowned Team Jackson-Winkeljohn gym in New Mexico and is an experienced collegiate wrestler. Marx stated on his official website today:

“It’s official!  I will be participating in Bellator Fighting Championship’s Season 6, Bantamweight Tournament, in 2012.  I am super excited to have this opportunity and plan to make the most of it.  Thanks again to all of you who have supported me and believed in me.”

Marx joins a bantamweight field that includes Alexis Villa (11-1), Ed West (17-6), Hiroshi Nakamura (14-5-4), Masakatsu Ueda (14-1-2), Marcos Galvao (10-5-1), Luis Nogueira (12-2), and Rodrigo  Lima (9-0).

Bellator’s sixth season of action, which gets underway March 2nd, will be broadcast live on MTV 2.


Photo via TravisMarx.com




posted by FCF Staff @ 4:10 pm
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