Sittichai Sitsongpeenong (145lbs,RED) vs Maruay Sitjepond (147lbs,BLUE). Sittichai and Maruay fight for the “Lumpini Welterweight Title” on the “Petchyindee” promotion at the New Lumpini Stadium. Sittichai sets a rapid pace ...
Richie ‘Vas’ Vaculik (‘The Right’ courtesy of stabmag.com) has had a rotating roster of match-ups for the November 8 card. He will now face young gun Louis ‘Da Last Samurai’ Smolka in a flyweight battle on the preliminary card of UFC Fight Night 55, in Sydney, according to MMA MAD. Initially without a match-up, Vas […]
Sittichai Sitsongpeenong (145lbs,RED) vs Maruay Sitjepond (147lbs,BLUE). Sittichai and Maruay fight for the “Lumpini Welterweight Title” on the “Petchyindee” promotion at the New Lumpini Stadium. Sittichai sets a rapid pace and gradually dismantles Maruay, to claim the previous vacant Lumpini welterweight title.
Fight Sport Asia had the privilege of sitting down with Marco Gigante Villela in Sydney’s northern beaches to discuss Mark Hunts upcoming title fight against Fabricio Werdum at UFC 180 and the impending visit of Grandmaster Relson Gracie for the first time to Australia. There are few better qualified to assess the skills of Hunt and Werdum, as […]
This is a must watch fight, from the opening bell, this fight had a frenetic pace. Francisco Rodriguez Jr (16-2) and Katsunari Takayama (27-7) were to unify the IBF and WBO World Minimumweight Titles. This fight was non-stop from the opening bell. Usually a fight will slow down in the later rounds, but this fight […]
ONE FC 22: Battle of Lions takes place November 7th from the Singapore Indoor Stadium. The fight card is headlined by the inaugural ONE FC Middleweight Title fight between Leandro Ataides and Igor Svirid. The event features the return of former ONE FC Lightweight Champ “Zoro” Moreira fighting Koji Ando, Luis “Sapo” Santos making his […]
As if November 15th couldn’t get any better, already featuring events from the UFC, Bellator, WSOF and Cage Warriors, PXC has announced a return event to the Philippines. The Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig City will play host to PXC 46, featuring a stacked line-up of fights, including two title fights. The doors open at […]
DEEP 69th Impact took place this past Sunday at the TDC Hall in Tokyo, Japan. The stacked fight card was headlined by a Middleweight title eliminator between DEEP Light Heavyweight Champion Yoshiyuki Nakanishi and former DEEP Middleweight Champion, Ryuta Sakurai. The fight was a rematch from the bout that took place at DEEP 52nd Impact […]
The growth of MMA in China is seen as a ‘no brainer’ as MMA promotions around the world line up to compete for the hearts and minds of the Chinese people. The landscape is no picnic though. Fight Sport Asia looks at what it will take for the sport to flourish in the home of traditional […]
The Season 2 finale for the Malaysian Invansion promotion was held this past Saturday, October 25th. The fight card featured 7 Amateur MMA Championship fights contested from heavyweight to flyweight. The fight card was headlined by a grudge match between Americans living in Asia, Will “The Kill” Chope and Matthew Pellino. You can watch the […]