ROAD FC 055 full line up for Daegu

2019-07-31 07:00





ROAD Fighting Championship will host the next event ROAD FC 055 on 8 September 2019 in Daegu, South Korea. The main event will be Lee Jeong-Young's first defense of the Featherweight title against challenger Park Hae-Jin.




ROAD FC Featherweight Championship


As previously announced, ROAD FC Featherweight Champion Lee Jeong-Young will make his first title defense agains undefeated prospect Park Hae-Jin. These two well-rounded and extremely aggressive young prospects will deliver an incredible ROAD FC performance proving the future of Korean MMA.




In an openweight smasher, the exciting Chris “Beast Boy” Barnett returns to ROAD FC in a rematch versus Shim Gun-Oh. Barnett brings Taekwondo kicking skills into the cage against Shim's powerful wrestling. A banger of a fan favorite match is set between boxer Nandin-Erdene and Taekwondo master Hong Young-Ki. Both fighters almost never go to decision, so fans can expect a truly action-packed fight. Hong Yun-Ha will welcome teenage sensation Kim Kyo-Lin to her first professional match at 53kgs. The flyweight division will play host to a Korea vs Russia match as Jeong Won-Hee meets Emil Abbasov. The welterweight division continues to heat up with the pairing of Jeong Yun-Jae and Lee Hyung-Seok.




Young Guns 44 opening matches


Japan's undefeated prospect Takagi Daisho takes on ROAD's international representative Yun Ho-Young. More Korea versus Russia action sees Choi Woo-Hyuk take on Shoiatbek Bazarbaev. Jin Ik-Tae and Kim Chang-Hee will take the limelight as exciting openweight sluggers.



Event: ROAD Fighting Championship 055

Date: September 8, 2019

City: Daegu, South Korea


Featherweight Championship

Lee Jeong-Young vs Park Hae-Jin


Openweight Match

Chris Barnett vs Shim Gun-Oh


Lightweight Match

Nandin-Erdene vs Hong Young-Ki


Flyweight Match

Jeong Won-Hee vs Emil Abbasov


Women's -53kg Catchweight Match

Hong Yun-Ha vs Kim Kyo-Lin


Welterweight Match

Jeong Yun-Jae vs Lee Hyung-Seok


Young Guns 44


Flyweight Match

Takagi Daisho vs Yun Ho-Young


Lightweight Match

Yeo Je-Woo vs Shin Ji-Seung


Bantamweight Match

Aleksei Fedoseev vs Shin Jae-Hwan


Openweight Match

Jin Ik-Tae vs Oh Il-Hak


Lightweight Match

Choi Woo-Hyuk vs Shoiatbek Bazarbaev


Bantamweight Match

Lee Jeong-Hyeon vs Hwang Chang-Hwan


Featherweight Match

Kim Tae-Sung vs Yang Ji-Hwan




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