Erion Zekthi and Horacio Escobar meet in a battle of top bantamweight contenders in the main event of Shamrock FC 320 on July 13 at Ameristar Casino Resort Spa St. Charles, LIVE on ShamrockFC.com
Zekthi, known to fans as “The Albanian One,” tries to improve to 4-1 with a third straight impressive win in the Shamrock FC cage. Hot on the heels of a first-round submission win, Escobar looks to climb to 6-2, with all of his victories coming via stoppage.
In the co-main event, top kickboxing contenders Darryl Cobb, a vet of Bellator and Strikeforce, and red-hot Shahriar Zolfagahari throw down in a battle of heavy hitters.
BJJ specialist Garrett Wells looks for his third straight submission victory over challenger Kevin Mueller in lightweight action.
The event will also feature the professional kickboxing debut of recent Shamrock FC headliner Ty Flores against Chris Beal.
Professional flyweight prospect Kris Craig tries to climb to 2-0 over Jason Stevenson, who recently capped off a long amateur career by sharing the cage with top prospect Jesse Martinelli.
Shamrock FC’s return to St. Charles also features the return of undefeated amateur prospects Dustin Ventimiglia (4-0) and Jesse Martinelli (4-0) taking on their toughest opponents yet. Ventimiglia tries to notch his fifth consecutive stoppage victory against Jason Gavril (3-1), and Martinelli guns for his fourth finish against James Bailey (3-2).
Erion Zekthi vs Horacio Escobar
Darryl Cobb vs Shahriar Zolfagahari KB
Garrett Wells vs Kevin Mueller
Ty Flores vs Chris Beal KB
Kris Craig vs Jason Stevenson
Dustin Ventimiglia vs Jason Gavril
Jesse Marintelli vs James Colby
Jessica Smith vs Amy Derpeter KB
Nathan Murray vs Ted Clark
Jackson Henson vs Adam Stone
Tyler Roussin vs Arvin Mills KB
Kevin Arnold vs Toy Gvillo
Adrienne Archey vs Priscilla Lay KB
Logan Miller vs TBD
Kory Beck vs TBD
(subject to change)