ROAD FC 21 Weigh In Results
31 January, 2015 - For ROAD FC 021: "Champions Day" on 1 February, all Main Card fighters have successfully made their weight limits. All but one fighter on the Young Guns 020 Under Card made weight, and all 14 fights will take place.
At the historic Jangchung Gymnasium in Seoul, South Korea, Featherweight Champion Choi Mu-Gyeom will face Seo Doo-Won in his first ever title defense. Choi earned the title when he won the 2013 Featherweight Tournament by defeating Kwon Bae-Yong by a Split Decision in a remarkable display of his developed striking and grappling talents.
Number one contender Seo Doo-Won defeated former DREAM Lightweight Champion Joachim Hansen with a record-breaking 15 second knock out at ROAD FC 015. With this win, Seo avenged his only loss in ROAD FC, and his only loss in 6 years. Champion wrestler Seo will bring his incredible striking skills to test Champion Choi in a thrilling match up not to be missed!
The Interim Flyweight Title Match between Song Min-Jong and Takeshi Kasugai will also proceed as both fighters were on point. Song was initially scheduled to rematch Champion Jo Nam-Jin, but Jo is out due to injury for an unknown amount of time. Song is an all-rounder with endless cardio who has already made two title challenges in his young MMA career.
Kasugai is an excellent grappler and kickboxer from the Japanese promotions HEAT, Vale Tudo Japan, and DEEP. Song versus Kasugai will showcase two of the best Flyweight fighters in Asia as they compete for the ROAD FC Interim Flyweight Title!
ROAD FC 021: "Champions Day"
One of South Korea's most popular rising fighters, Kim Soo-Chul will face Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt and UFC The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil veteran Wagner "Galeto" Campos. Former Spirit MC Champion Kim "Armbar" Chang-Hyun will take on Japanese grappling stand out Sasaki Shinji. Another beautiful female fighter, Park Ji-Hyae, will be making her professional MMA debut with Japan's Irie Miyu, another young female atomweight fighter starting her career in MMA. Grappling prodigy Tyrone Henderson and Tae Kwon Do Champion Hong Young-Gi have their first chance to fight on the Main Card.
Young Guns 020
Date: Sunday 1 February, 2015
Tyrone Henderson ?????? : ( 65.95 ) ??
Hong Young-Gi ??? : ( 65.90 ) ??2RD -48 ATOMWEIGHT BOUT 5M2R
Park Ji-Hyae ??? : ( 47.95 ) ??
Irie Miyu ????? : ( 48.20 ) ??
3RD -70KG LIGHTWEIGHT BOUT 5M3R
Kim Chang-Hyun ??? : ( 70.45 ) ??
Sasaki Shinji ????? : ( 70.45 ) ??
4TH -61.5KG BANTAMWEIGHT BOUT 5M3R
Kim Soo-Chul ??? : ( 61.70 ) ??
Wagner Campos ?????? : ( 61.80 ) ??
5TH -57KG INTERIM FIYWEIGHT TITLE MATCH BOUT 5M3R
Song Min-Jong ??? : ( 57.40 ) ??
Takeshi Kasugai ??? ???? : ( 57.20 ) ??
6TH -65.5KG FEATHERWEIGHT TITLE MATCH 5M3R
Choi Mu-Gyeom ??? : ( 65.75 ) ??
Seo Doo-Won ??? : ( 65.85 ) ??
YOUNG GUNS 020
1st -57kg flyweight bout 5m2r
Kim Jae-Kyung ??? : (57.45kg) ??
Park Jae-Seong ??? : ( 61.70 ) ??
Jang Ik-Hwan ??? : ( 61.95 ) ??3rd -70kg lightweight bout 5m2r
Kim Yi-Sak ??? : 1??? ?? 71.24 ?? Over - late to weigh in, deduct %50 plus 1 point per round
Yang Jae-Woong ??? : ( 69.80 ) ??
(Kim Yo-Han injured)
4th -60kg flyweight bout 5m2r
Kim Woo-Jae ??? : ( 60.20 ) ??
Chae Joang-Heo ??? : ( 60.30 ) ??
Oh Jae-Sung ??? : ( 77.10 ) ??
Shota Fujii ??? ?? : ( 77.20 ) ??
6th -65.5kg featherweight bout 5m2r
Kim Min-Ho ??? : ( 66.00 ) ??
Jang Dae-Young ??? : ( 66.00 ) ??
Jung Je-Il ??? : ( 69.90 ) ??
Kim Kyung-Pyo ??? : ( 70.20 ) ??
8th -65.5kg featherweight bout 5m2r
Kim Wong-Gi ??? : ( 65.95 ) ??
Chung Seok-Chan ??? : ( 65.85 ) ??
About ROAD Fighting ChampionshipThe 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, 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.
About ROAD FC Official Gym
To support this expansion and all ROAD FC fighters, the ROAD FC Official Gym in Gangnam, Seoul has been constructed. This state-of-the-art facility is approximately 500 square meters, has a cage built to ROAD FC specifications, and generous mat area for martial arts training and CrossFit. Famous Korean MMA fighter Seo Doo-Won, formerly of the National Wrestling Team, is the Head Coach.
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!"