UFC vets Campbell, Horcher square off for Canadian super-lightweight title at Unified 50

Feb 9, 2023

EDMONTON – ​Shane “Shaolin” Campbell defends his Unified MMA Canadian Super-Lightweight Championship against fellow UFC vet Darrell “The Saint” Horcher at Unified 50 on March 31 at River Cree Resort & Casino in Enoch, AB, LIVE on UFC Fight Pass.

Widely regarded as one of Canada’s best fighters for nearly a decade, Campbell boasts an impressive record of 23-8 with eight wins by knockout and six by submission. Campbell is a winner of six straight and was recently highlighted by MMA Junkie/USA Today as a fighter who could make a return to the UFC in 2023 with a win in March.

Horcher, meanwhile, brings a 14-6 record into his highly anticipated Unified MMA debut. Never one to back down from a challenge, the hard-hitting Pennsylvania fighter’s resume includes runs with the UFC, Bellator and ProFightLeague. The former Cage Fury FC champ​ has seven wins by KO.

Also announced for Unified 50 today is a bantamweight showdown between Edmonton’s ​​Harley King (3-1) and Brazilian ​​Diego Santos (4-1).

Previously announced for Unified 50 is the final MMA fight of Canadian combat sports legend ​​Ryan “The Real Deal” Ford (24-5) and Washington State’s ​​Fay Bursell (6-2), as well as a highly anticipated rematch between UFC vets ​​KB “The Bengal” Bhullar (11-4, 1 NC) and California’s ​​Curtis “Curtious” Millender (19-9, 1 NC), with more exciting fights to be announced soon.


Unified MMA is Canada’s leading mixed martial arts promotion, showcasing the country’s top-ranked fighters, LIVE on UFC Fight Pass. The organization has successfully promoted 49 events across Canada since it was founded in 2009, and has propelled several athletes to the UFC’s Octagon.