Lion Fight 16 will air Friday night on Axs TV at 9 p.m. ET. | Photo: Mike Sloan/Sherdog.com


Michael Thompson and Kevin Ross hit their contracted marks to make official the Lion Fight 16 main event.

Thomson (139) and Ross (139.4) will headline Friday’s event, which coincides with UFC Fan Week and will be aired live on the Axs Network (formerly HDNet) at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT. The duo will vie for the inaugural Lion Fight super middleweight championship.

Sherdog.com’s Mike Sloan will report live from the Palms Casino in Las Vegas with play-by-play and updates throughout the evening.

Lion Fight 16 Official Weigh-in Results:

Casey Parlett (155) vs. Josh Shepard (156)
Tyler Toner (142.6) vs. Gaston Bolanos (142.4)
Adrian Morilla (131.4) vs. Rungravee Sasiprapa (131.8)
Sindy Huyer (124.6) vs. Tiffany Van Soest (125.2)
Michael Thompson (139) vs. Kevin Ross (139.4)
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