‘Biggest Fight Yet’: 28-Year-Old MMA Star Cris Lencioni Suffers Cardiac Arrest

I unfortunately have some sad news to bring you out of the world of mixed martial arts.

Cris Lencioni, who is an MMA fighter in Bellator, is “currently in the ICU in his biggest fight yet” after he suffered from a cardiac arrest earlier in June, his family announced Monday.

In a GoFundMe post, Lencioni’s family said that he had a medical incident June 8 and remains in the hospital. His family launched a page for Lencioni to raise money for financial support.

“On June 8th Cris suffered a cardiac arrest,” read the description. “As you can imagine this was completely unexpected considering he is only 28 and in peak physical condition. Cris is currently in the ICU in his biggest fight yet. We believe in the goodness of God, and we don’t know anyone with more will, strength, and determination than Cris. Cris has already overcome so much in his life, and we have faith in his ability to overcome any obstacle.”

Bellator featherweight Cris Lencioni suffered cardiac arrest while training, currently in ICU https://t.co/J4OmLIHy3u pic.twitter.com/cFl5196PBe

— MMAFighting.com (@MMAFighting) June 19, 2023

“Cris has made a significant impact on those in his life and community. He is quite a

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