ROAD FC: The "Techno Goliath" Choi Hong-Man Signs To Fight!!!
On 26 April, 2015 ROAD FC officially announces that "Techno Goliath" Choi Hong-man has signed a contract to fight. Choi is one of the most famous Kickboxing and Mixed Martial Artists to come from South Korea. He stands at a giant 2.18m and possesses the skills to make him a threat to anyone in the cage or ring. Choi joins the ranks of other legendary Korean MMA fighters now signed with ROAD FC, including Yoon Dong-Sik and Choi Mu-Bae.
Choi started his martial arts career in traditional Korean wrestling. He won the 2003 Cheonhajangsa Ssireum Championship. Choi started Kickboxing in K-1 in 2005 and became the K-1 Seoul GP 2005 Champion. He has notable wins over Semmy Schilt, Gary Goodridge, and Might Mo. From 2006 to 2009 he fought MMA in K-1, PRIDE and DREAM, against the top fighters Fedor Emelianenko, Mirko Filipovic, and Minowaman.
Choi Hong-Man stated:
"ROAD FC is the best promotion in Asia. In addition, ROAD FC acknowledges that my presence has value. Because of this, I'm now with ROAD FC, and I'm going to show the power of Korean MMA to the world."
ROAD FC CEO Jung Moon-Hong stated:
"2015 is the year that ROAD FC makes a global expansion and pushes for world-wide awareness, and the signing of Choi Hong-Man plays a part in that."
Choi Hong-Man's first fight will be announced soon.