ROAD FC 047 official weigh in results

2018-05-12 00:00




ROAD Fighting Championship announces the results from the official weigh ins for ROAD FC 047 in Beijing, China. ROAD FC 047 will take place at the Cadillac Arena on May 12, 2018.



All fighters made weight for Part 1, conversely fighters from the Openweight Grand Prix posted some hefty numbers. Not surprisingly, Kungfu Panda Aorigele came in the heaviest of all, at 161.7kg, compared to Kim Jae-Hun's 137.2kg. The lightest match of the opening round was Oli Thompson at 101.2kg versus Deng Chaolong at 100.6kg.




Brazilian Jiu Jitsu champion Gabi Garcia recorded a massive 106.7kg, 20kgs heavier than Hand-to-Hand Contact champion Veronika Futina at 86.6kg, but when they finally stood face to face, their heights made a convincing match. The smack talk continued as the two women got in each others' faces and muttered under their breaths.

2018 Openweight Grand Prix

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. A surprise barn-burner catchweight match is set between two very aggressive fighters Alatengheili and Kwak Jong-Hyun.


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 (161.7kg) vs Kim Jae-Hun (137.2kg)

#4 2018 Openweight Grand Prix Opening Round Match

Mighty Mo (133.5kg) vs Gilbert Yvel (125.1kg)

#3 Women's Openweight Match

Gabi Garcia (106.7kg) vs Veronika Futina (86.6kg)

#2 2018 Openweight Grand Prix Opening Round Match

Oli Thompson (101.2kg) vs Deng Chaolong (100.6kg)

#1 2018 Openweight Grand Prix Opening Round Match

Chris Barnett (126.5kg) vs Alexandru Lungu (148.6kg)


#6 Reserve Openweight Match

Fujita Kazuyuki (120.4kg) vs Kong Handong (104.3kg)

#5 62.5 Catchweight Match

Alatengheili (62.9kg) vs Kwak Jong-Hyun (62.6kg)

#4 -72kg Catchweight

Bao Incang (72.2kg) vs Sasaki Shinji (72.4kg)

#3 Women's Bantamweight Match

Jing Yingchao (61.5kg) vs Marina Kumagai (61.1kg)

#2 Lightweight Match

Ki Won-Bin (70.1kg) vs Thirayut “Saksurin” Khaorat (70.4kg)

#1 -72kg Catchweight

Baoshe Riguleng (72kg) vs Bruno Miranda (72.4kg)




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