National pride has always and forever been known as one of mixed martial arts core keys to success around the globe with various originations receiving an abundance of riches along with fresh-faced talents ripe for the picking. In today’s episode of Across The Pond, you will be introduced to a hurler of big island fire ready to add a touch of Hawaiian spice to Bellator MMA. A professional since January 2015 and representing Black House MMA, Zach Zane owns a 14-9 record in 23 professional bouts comprised of 10 submissions, three knockouts and one decision. Zane appeared on week two during the third season of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series in 2019 and has gone on to finish 13 of his 14 professional victories. He has competed with various promotions from all over the globe including Brave Combat Federation, Alaska Fighting Championship and Bellator MMA.
He submitted Matt Comeau via kimura in the first round at Star Elite Cage Fighting. Zane also tapped out his next two opponents in Keoni Farm and Issac Hopps. Then at IWLC 1 The Beginning, he faced Paul Lopes and went on to defeat him via TKO in the third round. Zane defeated his next four foes that included victories over Kelly Offield and Richard Bernard. At Brave Combat Federation 13 European Evolution he tapped out Decky Dalton in the second round via rear-naked choke. Zane also submitted Kris Berberich and Caesar Gonzalez. At X1 World Events March Madness he tapped out Kealli Kanekoa via triangle choke in the first round. Zane submitted Fatu Tiitasi in the first round via rear-naked choke to pick up his 10th submission win as a professional.
In his debut appearance with Bellator MMA at Bellator 236, he defeated Nainoa Dung via unanimous decision to earn the first decision win of his professional career. The warrior spirit and Hawaiian heat burn ever brighter inside this island enforcer of justice!