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Xiaomi ROAD FC 042: Aorigele returns to face Masuda Yusuke

XIAOMI ROAD FC 042 ANNOUNCEMENT AORIGELE RETURNS VS MASUDA YUSUKE FIREMAN SHIN DONG-GUK FIGHTS IN HIS HOMETOWN   For immediate release, August 16, 2017 – ROAD Fighting Championship announces two more matches for Xiaomi ROAD FC 042, which will be held during the Chungju World Martial Arts Festival in Chungju, South Korea at the Chungju World Martial Arts Festival Stadium.   Aorigele vs Masuda Yusuke Aorigele (4-3-0-1, Xindu Martial Arts Club) is the heavyweight sensation who was on back-to-back wins over Bob Sapp and Kawaguchi Yusuke before meeting with an unfortunate accident in his last match. When he faced fellow 2016 Openweight Tournament participant Myung Hyun-Man in his most recent bout, Aorigele took an accidental kick to the groin which was so loud and painful that the replay went viral. Fortunately, Aorigele received immediate treatment, and quickly recovered with no lasting damage whatsoever. Now he will face...

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Xiaomi ROAD FC 041 official results and photos: Myung Hyun-Man gets the knockout over Chris Barnett in the rematch

XIAOMI ROAD FC 041 OFFICIAL RESULTS XIAOMI ROAD FC 041 OFFICIAL RESULTS   Xiaomi ROAD FC 041 took place on August 12, 2017 in Wonju, South Korea at the Wonju Gymnasium. In the co-main event, the Women’s Atomweight match, the original press release dated August 12, 2017 stated that Maesawa Tomo defeated Lee Ye-Ji by Split Decision, 2:1.  Please note that the original reporting of this was incorrect.  The official results is Maesawa Tomo defeated Lee Ye-Ji by Split Decision,  2:0, 1 Draw .  Thank you for your consideration, and ROAD FC apologizes for any inconvenience caused. New Wave MMA ROAD FC is the stage where legends shine, rookies thrill, and epic battles are waged that determine the future of MMA. From the pageantry of the grand entrance to the final crunch of the KO, ROAD FC showcases the very best of Mixed Martial Arts sports and entertainment. As we say...

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Xiaomi ROAD FC 0fficial Weigh In Results

Xiaomi ROAD FC 0fficial Weigh In Results XIAOMI ROAD FC 041 ANNOUNCEMENT OFFICIAL WEIGH IN RESULTS     ROAD Fighting Championship announces that all fighters are on weight for Xiaomi ROAD FC 041 which will take place on August 12, 2017 in Wonju, South Korea at the Wonju Gymnasium.   In the main event Openweight match between Myung Hyun-Man and Chris Barnett, both men stated they were going to make this a fight the fans want to see.   Barnett: “You didn’t get to see everything last time, so I owe you a good fight. So don’t blink!” Myung: “I’m honored to be the main event. I’m going to finish this fight in the first round.”   “High School Fighter” Lee Ye-Ji and Maesawa Tomo came dressed up, with Ye-Ji carrying her school backpack, and Tomo cute in a kimono.   Maesawa: “I’m more nervous to talk...

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Four Champs Return on 9/30 to Defend Titles at Rumble 94

Four Champs Return on 9/30 to Defend Titles at Rumble 94 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. The FCFF Returns on Sat., September 30th for Rumble @ The Roseland 94    You have to admit it – the FCFF’s Rumble @ The Roseland 93 event was epic. David Golden of Oregon Sports News said the FCFF “…delivered a near perfect show and the fighters loved it. Saturday night’s fight card was the first time in 13 events that the FCFF had a professional fight on the line up, the first time in 7 events that women squared off in the cage, and it was the first time they had ever held a post fight press conference to close...

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ROAD FC’S OFFICIAL STATEMENT ON THE DISMISSAL OF ALL CRIMINAL SUITS FILED BY SONG GA-YEON

ROAD FC’S OFFICIAL STATEMENT ON THE DISMISSAL OF ALL CRIMINAL SUITS FILED BY SONG GA-YEON ROAD FC’S OFFICIAL STATEMENT ON THE DISMISSAL OF ALL CRIMINAL SUITS FILED BY SONG GA-YEON For immediate release, August 5, 2017 – ROAD Fighting Championship is pleased to announce that the Korean Prosecution Service has dismissed the final criminal lawsuit filed by competitor Song Ga-Yeon, which alleged sexual harassment by CEO Jung Mun-Hong. Song Ga-Yeon, a Mixed Martial Arts competitor contracted to ROAD Fighting Championship, previously filed a criminal lawsuit against ROAD CEO Jung Mun-Hong in South Korea alleging threat, insult and defamation. On June 28, 2017, the Korean Prosecution Service handed down it’s final decision to dismiss the suit and will take no action against CEO Jung due to lack of evidence and no suspicion of any such criminal activity. A second suit was filed by Song, alleging sexual...

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XIAOMI ROAD FC 042 ANNOUNCEMENT MINOWA MAN VS YOON DONG-SIK

XIAOMI ROAD FC 042 ANNOUNCEMENT MINOWA MAN VS YOON DONG-SIK XIAOMI ROAD FC 042 ANNOUNCEMENT MINOWA MAN VS YOON DONG-SIK   For immediate release, August 4, 2017 – ROAD Fighting Championship announces a legend versus legend match for Xiaomi ROAD FC 042 on September 23: Minowa Man versus Yoon Dong-Sik. 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. Minowa Ikuhisa (63-42-8, Free) needs no introduction. The Pride, K-1, and Dream veteran has an historic MMA career facing absolutely everyone in the sport from his division to everything above it. Minowa Man has fought Evan Tanner, Semmy Schilt, Ricardo Liborio, Rampage, Wanderlei, Phil Baroni, Bustamante, Sakuraba, Cro Cop, Don Frye, Choi Hong-Man, Satoshi Ishii, Alexander Shlemenko, and Oli Thompson. Minowa Man knocked out Kim Hoon in his 100th fight at ROAD...

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Oklahoma Fighters Battle Alongside 12 year-old Diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

Oklahoma Fighters Battle Alongside 12 year-old Diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Several Oklahoma communities and businesses are coming together to show support for a 12 year-old Oklahoma boy recently diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. The businesses and organizations may seem to not have much in common but one 12 year-old boy with a huge grin and zeal for life have brought them together in the biggest fight of his life. Twelve year-old Brock Rinken, of Blanchard, Okla. was diagnosed June 14th with stage 3 non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. He will be on a 2 year chemo plan, doing chemo treatments twice a week at Children’s Hospital in Oklahoma City. Brock’s family is a long time friend of professional MMA Cage fighter and Golden Glove Boxer Dee Burchfield, who also serves as matchmaker for Rage in the Cage. With an upcoming event in the works, the Rage in the Cage...

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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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