Korean Hero CHOI MU-BAE has officially signed for ROAD FC 23


Korean Hero CHOI MU-BAE has officially signed for ROAD FC 23

13 March, 2015 - For immediate release.  ROAD FC 023 will take place on Saturday, 2 May in South Korea.  This is the next event announced, following ROAD FC 022 which will take place on 21 March at the Jangchung Gymnasium in Seoul, South Korea.  ROAD FC 022 will showcase the Lightweight Title Match between Champion Kwon A-Sol and Challenger Lee Kwang-Hee.


Korean Mixed Martial Arts legend and Champion Greco-Roman wrestler Choi Mu-Bae has officially signed with ROAD FC.  Choi will have his first fight on ROAD FC 023.Choi Mu-Bae sign

Choi (10-4) is called "Fuchinkan" and "The Heavy Tank of Busan", both names that describe his fighting style.  Choi was a very successful Greco-Roman wrestler who won Bronze in the 1991 Asian Wrestling Championships.  Then Choi began his MMA career 10 years ago in PRIDE and he became one of the heroes for Korean MMA.  He was undefeated his first year in the world's top competition.  Choi has beaten Dave Herman, Gary Goodridge, Giant Silva and Soa Palelei.

Korean Heavyweight Choi Mu-Bae has returned to MMA and ROAD FC is proud to showcase him as one of the most exciting fighters of all time!

"I wanted to come to ROAD FC, and slowly it has happened.  I do not think of this as my retirement, I think of it as my second prime!  Your support will be rewarded," Choi Mu-Bae commented.

Showcasing the very best of MMA sport and entertainment – ROAD Fighting Championship!


Event:  ROAD Fighting Championship 023 presented by Goobne Chicken
Date:  Saturday 2 May, 2015
Place: South Korea  
Choi Mu-Bae vs TBA
More matches to be released soon.
Event:  ROAD Fighting Championship 022 presented by Goobne Chicken
Date:  Saturday 21 March, 2015
Place: Jangchung Gymnasium, Seoul, South Korea
Time: 20:00 KST Main Card start, 17:00 KST Young Guns 21 start  

Lightweight Title Match
Kwon A-Sol (South Korea) vs Lee Kwang-Hee (South Korea)

Middleweight Match
Fukuda Riki (Japan) vs Lee Dool-Hee (South Korea)

88Kg Catchweight Match
Yoon Dong-Sik (South Korea) vs Takase Daiju (Japan)

Middleweight Match
Park Jung-Kyo (South Korea) vs Jeon Uh-Jin (South Korea)

Bantaweight Match
Tamura Issei (Japan) vs Cho Young-Seung (South Korea)

Heavyweight Match
Shim Gun-Oh (South Korea) vs Lucas Tani (Brazil)


For more information, please visit the ROAD FC website at: www.ROADFC.com
Tickets are available at:  http://ticket.interpark.com/Global/index.asp

Live broadcast on SuperAction in South Korea
Live internet stream of Main Card available for $14.95USD at http://www.epicentre.tv/eventdetail/tabid/111/id/176/Default.aspx

About ROAD Fighting Championship

The sport of MMA is booming in South Korea, and behind the incredible growth is ROAD FC.  As this new era of Mixed Martial Arts begins, ROAD FC is committed to creating more opportunities for fighters in growth, experience, and support.  The amateur and semi-pro Central and Into Leagues provide a structured, safe, and competitive atmosphere for beginning fighters. The Young Guns undercard series brings these up and coming fighters into the spotlight as professionals.  ROAD FC events are held in major cities across Korea - and soon internationally - featuring the most exciting and well-recognized Korean and international MMA fighters.  ROAD FC events are broadcast live and delay in Korea on SuperAction, internationally on KIX, and streamed live internationally on Epicentre.tv.

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 in Korea, "Fighting!"

For updates please visit the ROAD FC website at www.ROADFC.com and the Official Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/roadfightingchampionship.

Presenting Sponsor:

Goobne Chicken, the No. 1 Oven Roasted Chicken


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