Titan FC Announces Two Big Title Fights

By BJPENN.COM News - May 20, 2014

Former UFC fighter’s Jason Brilz and Vinny Magalhaes will be squaring off for the light heavyweight Titan FC championship on an unanounced date.

Also on the card will be former UFC fighter and TUF alumni Matt Riddle, who will be squaring off against MMA legend and former Chute Box Academy member Jose “Pele” Landi-Jons.

Brilz is on a four fight winning streak, most recently defeating Raphael Davis this past Friday. Davis stepped in for an injured Vinny Magalhaes but was defeated via split decision.

Vinny Magalhaes on the other hand will be riding a two-fight losing streak into his bout with Brilz. His losses come under the UFC banner at the hands of Phil Davis and Anthony Perosh. The BJJ black belt will be making his Titan FC debut.

Matt Riddle successfully made his Titan FC debut in February, defeating Michael Kulper via submission. The fight marked Riddle’s first fight after being cut from the UFC due to two postive tests for Marijuana.

Jose “Pele” Landi Jons, an MMA veteran of 43 professional fights and member of the late Chute Box Academy bounced back from a loss to defeat Rodrigo Fernandez via KO in November. He is 5-6 since making his return to MMA competition.