ROAD FC 047 Alatengheili vs Kwak Jong-Hyun

2018-05-07 14:00







ROAD Fighting Championship announces a surprise match up for Part 1 and a fill-in for a late injury for ROAD FC 047 which will take place at the 20,000-seat Cadillac Arena in Beijing, China on May 12, 2018.




Alatengheili vs Kwak Jong-Hyun


A surprise barn-burner catchweight match is announced between two very exciting ROAD FC fighters: Alatengheili (12-6-1, Team Alt) and Kwak Jong-Hyun (5-4, Team Force). Alateng returns after a fresh first round KO victory at ROAD FC 046, on top of an amazing 6-fight run that saw him match Jo Nam-Jin for the contender's spot. Kwak is finally returning to ROAD FC after his mandatory military service, before which he was seen as a hot prospect to watch develop.


Alateng and Kwak both have very aggressive and action-packed styles, so this surprise match for Part 1 of ROAD FC 047 is sure to delight the entire audience!



On Part 1, the women's bantamweight match between Ramona Pascual and Marina Kumagai has changed. Pascual has unfortunately sustained a knee injury in training and will be unable to compete. Jing Yingchao (3-1, Zhongyuan Fight Club) steps in as the late notice replacement. Jing is the 2012 Freestyle Wrestling China National Champion, and multiple times Jilin province champion. In the last 2 years she's begun her MMA career with wins in Dacheng Wuyi and Bullets Fly.


ROAD FC wishes Ramona Pascual a complete and speedy recovery.



2018 Openweight Grand Prix


The 2018 Openweight Grand Prix will begin on ROAD FC 047.


American Chris Barnett will bring his exciting Taekwondo style against the massive judoka kickboxer from Romania, Sandu Lungu. China's standout young superstar Aorigele will rematch consummate underdog Kim Jae-Hun of Korea. MMA juggernaut Gilbert Yvel of the Netherlands will make his come back by facing ROAD FC Openweight Champion Mighty Mo. World-renowned Strongman Oli Thompson faces China's up and coming heavyweight talent Deng Chaolong. In the reserve match, exciting striker Kong Handong of China will face the legendary Japanese PRIDE “Iron Head” Fujita Kazuyuki.


Also on Part 2, the world's most dominant female BJJ competitor Gabi Garcia continues her sensational career in MMA when she faces Russia's multiple times World Hand-to-Hand Combat Champion Veronika Futina.



ROAD FC 047 Part 1


On Part 1, Sanda Champ Baoyincang will face Shooto Champ Shinji Sasaki, in a definitive striker versus grappler war.  Intelligent striker and ROAD FC mainstay Ki Won-Bin faces multiple Muay Thai champion “Saksurin” Khaorat in a highly unpredictable match. Chinese MMA OG Baoshe Riguleng's return to MMA is highly anticipated, but he'll have to get past gatekeeper Bruno Miranda first, and that's a huge bang of a welcome back.



ROAD Fighting Championship 047

May 12, 2018

Cadillac Arena

Beijing, China

PART 1 16:00 CST

PART 2 19:00 CST



Live broadcast:

CHINA – Jinying Jishi TV, Qinghai TV, Panda.TV/3001



#5 2018 Openweight Grand Prix Opening Round Match

Aorigele vs Kim Jae-Hun


#4 2018 Openweight Grand Prix Opening Round Match

Mighty Mo vs Gilbert Yvel


#3 Women's Openweight Match

Gabi Garcia vs Veronika Futina


#2 2018 Openweight Grand Prix Opening Round Match

Oli Thompson vs Deng Chaolong


#1 2018 Openweight Grand Prix Opening Round Match

Chris Barnett vs Alexandru Lungu




#6 Reserve Openweight Match

Kong Handong vs Fujita Kazuyuki


#5 62.5 Catchweight Match

Alatengheili vs Kwak Jong-Hyun


#4 -72kg Catchweight

Bao Incang vs Sasaki Shinji


#3 Women's Bantamweight Match

Jing Yingchao vs Marina Kumagai


#2 Lightweight Match

Ki Won-Bin vs Thirayut “Saksurin” Khaorat


#1 -72kg Catchweight

Baoshe Riguleng vs Bruno Miranda





ROAD FC announces global expansion into CHINA with 360GAME ROAD FC 027 on 26December
  ROAD FC global expansion into China with 360GAME ROAD FC 027 in Shanghai on 26 December, 2015  9 October, 2015 - ROAD FC announces global expansion into China with 360GAME presents ROAD FC 027 in Shanghai on 26 December, 2015.   During the official weigh in event on 8 October for 360GAME ROAD FC 026, ROAD FC CEO Jung Moon-Hong made the announcement that ROAD FC will be expanding operations into China.  ROAD Fighting Championship is South Korea's premier MMA organization which has held twenty-eight events since it was founded in 2011. After setting a bench mark of one event almost every month in 2014, ROAD FC embarked on a global expansion plan and held its first ever international event in Tokyo, Japan in 2015. This year will also witness more dramatic growth as ROAD FC will host its first show in China, in the metropolis of Shanghai, on 26 December. ROAD FC is currently negotiating a venue with a capacity of 18,000. 360GAME ROAD FC 027 will be broadcast live in China and internationally across multiple platforms, which ROAD FC CEO Jung revealed included: “China's State-owned broadcaster CCTV, local terrestrial broadcasters, and the internet portal of Tencent, we are scheduled to broadcast.”  Tencent is Asia's largest internet company and competes with the largest internet companies in the world.  Tencent's internet portal is one of the largest in China. ROAD FC's live broadcast in China on QQ will begin immediately with 360GAME ROAD FC 026 on 9 October. Event: "360GAME" presents ROAD Fighting Championship 026 Date: Friday, 9 October, 2015Place: Jangchung Gymnasium, Seoul, South KoreaMain event live at 20:00KSTLive PPV stream on at stream on Tencent at  Global expansion next event: Event: "360GAME" presents ROAD Fighting Championship 027 Date: Saturday, 26 December, 2015Place: Shanghai, China