Try as he might, Phil Baroni hasn’t been able to cut it in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. In two stints with the promotion, he has amassed a record of 3-7 in his 10 trips to the Octagon.

Following losses in his last two attempts in the UFC, losing by unanimous decision to Amir Sadollah and TKO to Brad Tavares, Baroni was handed his walking papers.

Phil Baroni at UFC 106

Phil Baroni at UFC 106

Baroni has been fighting for more than a decade with a mediocre record of 13-13.

Thirty-four years old and looking to put his career on the right track, Baroni has already signed with a new fight promotion, less than two weeks following his UFC dismissal.

The Titan Fighting Championship on Wednesday announced that it reached a multi-fight agreement with Baroni.

“Since Phil’s departure from the UFC, many fight fans have been wondering what Phil’s next move would be. I am proud to announce that Phil has signed a multi-fight deal with Titan and will be featured during our March event,” Titan Fighting CEO Joe Kelly stated.

“Phil has a star quality to him that so few fighters have and win or lose he has always fought with a true warrior’s mentality.”

Baroni is scheduled to debut for Titan on its March 25 show in Kansas City against an opponent yet to be determined.

“I’m very happy and excited to re-start my career with Titan Fighting in Kansas City,” said Baroni. “I have another chapter to write and it starts March 25.”

The timing didn’t quite work out to get Baroni onto Titan’s next fight card, which takes place Jan. 28 in Kansas City, Kan., and is slated to air live on HDNet. The Jan. 28 fight card features former UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia in the evening’s main event.

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.
From Around the Web

Related News

Bellator signs Brazilian prospect 'Toninho Furia' to a multi-fight deal

  • 14 days ago
  • 0 views

Bellator has added another promising featherweight to its roster. Gleristone Santos, one of the best 145-pound prospects out of Brazil, has inked a multi-fight deal with Bellator MMA, sources close t read news >>

Bellator MMA Signs Justin Lawrence To An Exclusive Multi-Fight Deal

  • 8 days ago
  • 1 views

Bellator MMA recently announced the signing of featherweight, Justin “The American Kid” Lawrence, to an exclusive, multi-fight deal. read news >>

GLORY CEO 'excited' to book potential Joe Schilling vs. Phil Baroni fight for GLORY 21 on May 8th

  • 15 days ago
  • 1 views

"The New York Bad Ass" took to Twitter to call out "Stitch 'em Up" after the middleweight's loss to Rafael Carvalho at Bellator 136 this past Friday night (April 10, 2015). Schilling is more than wil read news >>

Did a Twitter blowup just set up a potential Joe Schilling vs. Phil Baroni fight?

  • 16 days ago
  • 13 views

Joe Schilling and Phil Baroni had a major blowup on Twitter. Could it lead to a real fight with Bellator MMA or GLORY?Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>

Benson Henderson, Jorge Masvidal agree via Twitter to fight at UFC 186

  • 21 days ago
  • 29 views

Benson Henderson found his huckleberry. The former UFC lightweight champion issued an open call to all comers on Tuesday, hoping to step in on two weeks' notice and help save a UFC 186 card which has read news >>

UFC Fight Night 63 medical suspensions: Dustin Poirier receives longest term

  • 22 days ago
  • 294 views

Just four fighters from this past weekend’s UFC Fight Night 63 were issued medical suspensions following the event.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Ronda Rousey training partner and 'Four Horsewomen' member Marina Shafir signs with Invicta FC

  • 25 days ago
  • 1 views

Maybe she'll get her hands on "Cyborg" before Ronda Rousey can. Marina Shafir (1-1) has inked a contract to fight for Invicta FC, the all-female mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion which streams on UF read news >>

UFC signs CFFC welterweight champion Jonavin Webb, rematch with Lyman Good off

  • 25 days ago
  • 5 views

The UFC’s newest welterweight is a New Jersey-based unbeaten champion.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

Marina Shafir signs to Invicta FC as featherweight

  • 26 days ago
  • 3 views

Ronda Rousey's close friend Marina Shafir has signed with Invicta FC. The fourth Horsewoman has signed a professional contract with Invicta FC. Marina Shafir, a close friend of UFC women's bantamweig read news >>

Trending News

Top News

Jump to: