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Xiaomi ROAD FC 042 set for the Chungju World Martial Arts Festival

Xiaomi ROAD FC 042 set for the Chungju World Martial Arts Festival XIAOMI ROAD FC 042 ANNOUNCEMENT ROAD FC JOINS CHUNGJU WORLD MARTIAL ARTS FESTIVAL   For immediate release, July 26, 2017 – ROAD Fighting Championship announces that following Xiaomi ROAD FC 041 on August 12, 2017, the next event will be Xiaomi ROAD FC 042 on September 23. Xiaomi ROAD FC 042 will be held during the Chungju World Martial Arts Festival in Chungju, South Korea at the Chungju World Martial Arts Festival Stadium. Chungju World Martial Arts Festival Chungju is the birthplace of Taekgyeon, a traditional Korean martial art of kicks, sweeps and throws that has survived for over 1,000 years. In 2011, Taekgyeon was the first martial art recognized on the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity List. The Chungju World Martial Arts Festival started for the globalization of traditional Korean martial arts, and is now...

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RingTV.com, powered by Flipps Media, to stream superfight between Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin live on PPV, Saturday, Sept. 16, from Las Vegas

RingTV.com, powered by Flipps Media, to stream superfight between Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin live on PPV, Saturday, Sept. 16, from Las Vegas FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RingTV.com, powered by Flipps Media, to stream superfight between Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin live on PPV, Saturday, Sept. 16, from Las Vegas NEW YORK, NY(July 25, 2017) – RingTV.com and Flipps Media today announced a partnership to stream the most anticipated boxing showdown of the year, “Supremacy,” on Saturday night, September 16, as two-division and current Ring Magazine and lineal world middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs) takes on IBF/WBA/WBC Middleweight World Champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) in the 12-round main event on Mexican Independence Day. “Canelo vs. Golovkin”, presented by Golden Boy Promotions and GGG Promotions, will air live on www.ringtv.com Pay Per View in the United States, Mexico and Canada, starting at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT, from an...

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Saturday is Fight Night at the Roseland Theater

Saturday is Fight Night at the Roseland Theater   The FCFF’s Rumble @ The Roseland 93 event is THIS SATURDAY on July 22nd and things are really heating up! This fight card features rivalries, new blood, second chances, and crucial match-ups for many fighters looking to climb the ranks. The FCFF is only days away from setting up the 25-foot steel cage, known to fight fans as “The Slammer” for an epic night of fights including a 145-pound Pro Fight, Flyweight Championship, two Superfights, and a powerhouse undercard featuring a female fight. Doors open on Saturday (7/22) at 6pm, fights begin at 7pm. Oregon Sports News Article Zeroed in on Anticipation of Rumble 93. Excerpt from David Golden’s July 20th Oregon Sports News article: The FCFF Brings Back the Pros for Rumble @ The Roseland 93 “The anticipation is heavy in the fight community for...

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FIGHT WEEK: Fighters in the News, Press Conference Recap

FIGHT WEEK: Fighters in the News, Press Conference Recap FIGHT TALK: eNews from the FCFF Quick Links   • Cascade Tickets Link • The FCFF Homepage • The FCFF’s Facebook             Photo Gallery       Disclaimer All fights are subject to change without notice. Sparks will Fly This Saturday at Rumble 93 on 7/22   Portland, OR – It’s “Fight Week” for the FCFF! Rumble @ The Roseland 93 is on Saturday, July 22nd and two outstanding 145-pound pro fighters will collide in the main event: Cris “Sunshine” Williams vs Dylan “The Bull” Atkinson. The question: Will Cris Williams manage to hold onto his undefeated record thus far and continue his flawless run? The FCFF’s 125-pound Champion will return, and two Superfights will take place in the Slammer. Doors open at 6pm, fights will begin at 7pm.   The 7/16 press conference highlights are available on youtube from Headsnaps & Head...

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Xiaomi ROAD FC 040 results and photos: 8 advance in $1 Million Tournament, Mighty Mo remains the king XIAOMI ROAD FC 040 OFFICIAL RESULTS MIGHTY MO REMAINS OPENWEIGHT CHAMPION 8 $1 MILLION TOURNAMENT FIGHTERS ADVANCE   For immediate release, July 15, 2017 – ROAD Fighting Championship announces the official results for Xiaomi ROAD FC 040 from Saturday, July 15th. Mighty Mo keeps his title belt ROAD FC Openweight Champion Mighty Mo made his second title defense against Kang Dong-Kuk, and gave the fans the nail biting action they wanted. Kang did his best to initiate clashes, but equally his best to run away from them, earning Blue Cards in the process. In the second round, Mo finally smashed Kang to the ground and rained down punches for the referee stoppage. $1 Million Tournament Opening Round Amartuvshin Khuukhenkhuu and Sasaki Shinji came out of their corners cautiously, throwing...

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Meet Cris Williams and Dylan Atkinson this Sunday @ 5pm

Meet Cris Williams and Dylan Atkinson this Sunday @ 5pm FIGHT TALK: eNews from the FCFF Quick Links   • Cascade Tickets Link • The FCFF Homepage • The FCFF’s Facebook             Photo Gallery       Disclaimer All fights are subject to change without notice. Kick-off “Fight Week” onSunday, July 16th at 5pm   Portland, OR – Join the FCFF, Cris Williams, Dylan Atkinson, Saul Gallegos Ruiz, and Johnny James Jr. onSunday, July 16th at Bridge City Fight Shop at 5pm. Help the FCFF kick-off “Fight Week” at our Press Conferencefor Rumble @ The Roseland 93 on Saturday, July 22nd.     The FCFF will host a press conference and FCFF fight fans are encouraged to come and participate by asking questions. BONUS – by your Rumble 93 tickets at Bridge City and you can skip the online processing fee!     The FCFF’s 125-pound Champion Isiah...

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XIAOMI ROAD FC 040 PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES AND PHOTOS

XIAOMI ROAD FC 040 PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES AND PHOTOS XIAOMI ROAD FC 040 ANNOUNCEMENT XIAOMI ROAD FC 040 PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES AND PHOTOS     For immediate release, July 15, 2017 – ROAD Fighting Championship presents the comments from the $1 Million Lightweight Tournament fighters from the press conference for Xiaomi ROAD FC 040 which was streamed live on YouTube on Friday, July 14, 2017.   For the full transcription (which is quite entertaining) please read the entire version on the ROAD FC website here.   Sasaki Shinji   “First, to Kwon A-Sol, congratulations on your marriage. I will only think about the match with Khuukhenkhuu rather than thinking about winning the tournament. I’ll show you everything in the fight tomorrow.”   Khuukhenkhuu Amartuvshin   “I think this is a great opportunity, the greatest opportunity in my whole life.”   Tom Santos   “The last time I fought Nam Yui-Chul,...

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Updated Rumble 93 Poster and Fight Card, Cris Williams in the News

Updated Rumble 93 Poster and Fight Card, Cris Williams in the News FIGHT TALK: eNews from the FCFF Quick Links     • Cascade Tickets Link • The FCFF Homepage • The FCFF’s Facebook     Photo Gallery       Disclaimer All fights are subject to change without notice. Updated Rumble 93 Poster and Fight Card   Take one look at the FCFF’s Rumble @ The Roseland 93fight card – it’s legit. Undefeated fighters square off, Champions return, pro fight “Main Event,” two Superfights, and a women’s bout – it doesn’t get better than this. Doors open on Saturday, July 22nd at 6pm, fights begin at 7pm. Want more? Come to the 7/16 press conference or 7/21 weigh ins at Bridge City Fight Shop.   Rumble @ The Roseland 93 Updated Fight Card   145 Pro: Dylan Atkinson (Impact JJ) vs Cris Williams (Gracie Barra) 125 Title: Dominick Abalos (Performance MAA) vs Isiaah Garza (Team...

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Xiaomi ROAD FC 040 Official Weigh Ins results for the $1 Million Tournament opening round

Xiaomi ROAD FC 040 Official Weigh Ins results for the $1 Million Tournament opening round XIAOMI ROAD FC 040 ANNOUNCEMENT XIAOMI ROAD FC 040 WEIGH INS OFFICIAL RESULTS AND PHOTOS   For immediate release, July 14, 2017 – ROAD Fighting Championship announces the official weigh ins results for Xiaomi ROAD FC 040 which was streamed live on YouTube on Friday, July 14, 2017.   Mighty Mo tipped the scales at 129.9kg in his ROAD FC Openweight title defense against Kang Dong-Kuk, who came in at 107.6kg.  All but two fighters in the opening round of the $1 Million Lightweight Tournament made weight on the first attempt. Leo Kuntz came in at 600g over the allowance, and Kim Chang-Hyun at 900g over the allowance. All fights will take place. Penalties will be updated after the final weigh in period has ended.   A press conference for the opening round...

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Xiaomi ROAD FC 040 weigh ins and $1 Million Tournament press conference live stream

Xiaomi ROAD FC 040 weigh ins and $1 Million Tournament press conference live stream XIAOMI ROAD FC 040 ANNOUNCEMENT XIAOMI ROAD FC 040 WEIGH INS TO BE LIVE STREAMED   For immediate release, July 13, 2017 – ROAD Fighting Championship announces that the weigh ins and press conference for Xiaomi ROAD FC 040 will be streamed live on YouTube on Friday, July 14th at 13:00KST.   The press conference for the opening round of the ROAD FC 16-man $1 Million Lightweight Tournament will be held immediately following the weigh ins. The following fighters will be answering questions from the media:   Shinji Sasaki, Japan Amartuvshin Khuukhenkhuu, Mongolia Tom Santos, Brazil Yui-Chul Nam, Korea Ronys Torres, Brazil Elnur Agaev, Russia Shimoishi City, Japan Park Dae-Sung, Korea Nandin-Erdene, Mongolia Toninho Furia, Brazil Kim Chang-Hyun, Korea Mansour Barnaoui, Tunisia Included Zwoorov, Russia Leo Kuntz, USA Red Romero, Philippines Baoyincang, China  ...

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