Korean MMA Fans, there was a big upset in the main event of ROAD FC 028! I’m talking about the ‘Stonecutter’ Jung Hwan Cha, who overcame adversity to defeat Japan’s MMA veteran, Riki Fukuda, by knockout in the 2nd round. After dealing with Fukuda’s wrestling and offensive style, Cha countered with a perfectly timed right hook that shut down his opponent. Continue reading ROAD FC 028: Jung Hwan Cha Defeats Riki Fukuda, Becomes New Middleweight Champion! (Full Fight Video Included)
Korean MMA Fans, it looks like the ‘Stun Gun’ Dong Hyun Kim’s handiwork inside the Octagon is getting recognition from the ‘Count’ Michael Bisping. Check out the video clip above to watch UFC Now episode 302 where Bisping mentions Dong Hyun Kim’s spinning elbow knockout of John Hathaway on his list for Top 5 Spinning Attacks. It’s always good to see the Stun Gun get the credit he deserves for his fighting performances. On behalf of the Korean MMA community, thank you to Mr. Bisping for noticing, remembering, and sharing this highlight moment.
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Korea’s Kwan Ho Kwak became the new PXC (Pacific Xtreme Combat) bantamweight champion after defeating Guam’s Kyle Aguon by unanimous decision at the PXC 51 co-main event. The Korean Top Team fighter, Kwak, went into this bout with an undefeated professional MMA record (7 – 0). After winning the TOP FC bantamweight championship title in his last outing, the man nicknamed, “Handsome” was looking to add another belt to his collection. Continue reading Kwan Ho Kwak Wins PXC Bantamweight Championship Title by Unanimous Decision (Full Fight Video Included)
Korean MMA Fans, check out this interview video with the ‘Maestro’ Dong Hyun Kim (김동현)! This interview takes place about a month after the UFC Seoul event in South Korea. As a late replacement for the injured Hyun Gyu Lim (임현규), Kim had an opportunity to step up to the welterweight division and suffered a brutal loss in his Octagon debut. Watch the video to see what he has to say about his fight and what he plans to do next.
Rough translation is provided below: Continue reading Interview Video with ‘Maestro’ Dong Hyun Kim Post UFC Seoul | 마에스트로 김동현 인터뷰 영상
Korean MMA Fans, check out the full fight video above to catch the action from ROAD FC 027 in China! It is a heavyweight clash between Korea’s Hyun Man Myung (명현만) and China’s Liang Lingyu. In this openweight tournament match, the Korean heavyweight fighter, Hyun Man Myung, showed the MMA world why it’s dangerous to stand and trade with him. It took him a mere 13 seconds to eliminate his opponent. With quick punches and well-timed knees, Myung sent a big message to all the other heavyweights in the division. With his last two wins coming by KO or TKO, Myung has spent only 48 seconds inside the cage in his last two outings. He is a man on a mission. Let’s see what he brings for 2016.