ROAD Young Guns 42 Official Results

2019-05-18 23:00




For release on May 18, 2019 - ROAD Fighting Championship 053 took place on May 18, 2019 as the historic first professional Mixed Martial Arts event on the famous Jeju Island in South Korea. The $1 Million Lightweight Title Fight between Champion Kwon A-Sol and Tournament winner Mansour Barnaoui was the main event, and Barnaoui came out victorious with a perfect performance.




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In the Young Guns 42 main event, Park Seok-Han and Kubo Kenta traded damaging kicks in the first round and mixed it up in the second. Park turned the tide with a takedown and rear naked choke for the night's first submission win.


Flyweights Go Gi-Won and Hwang Chang-Hwan played an uncharacteristic technical game of tag, but after two penalties, Go picked it up in the second. A knockdown was enough and Go got the UD victory.


Yoon Tae-Young started his pro career with a display of his kickboxing skills, and knocked down Lim Byeong-Ha in the second round for a TKO win.


In the solo women's bout of the night, Rowan Pilger worked for submissions on Yang Hee-Jo throughout the match to earn a unanimous decision.


To a roaring local crowd, Jeju native Shin Ji-Seung put on a spirited opening performance against Ji Young-Min. Shin was aggressive and scored with takedowns and strong ground control to win the decision.



Event: ROAD Fighting Championship 053

Date: May 18, 2019

Venue: Halla Gymnasium

City: Jeju Island, South Korea


Goobnemall ROAD FC 053 Official Results


ROAD FC $1 Million Lightweight Championship

Mansour Barnaoui def Kwon A-Sol by Submission, rear naked choke, R1 3:44


Openweight Match

Aorigele def Heo Jae-Hyeok by TKO, R1 0:50


Lightweight Match

Shin Dong-Guk def Tamotsu Hayashi by TKO, R1 2:50


Featherweight Match

Yang Ji-Ho def Park Hyun-Geun by Unanimous Decision


90kg Catchweight Match

Kim Tae-In def Lim Dong-Hwan by TKO, pounding, R1 0:45


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Bantamweight Match

Park Seok-Han def Kubo Kenta by Submission, rear naked choke, R2 4:25


Flyweight Match

Go Gi-Won def Hwang Chang-Hwan by Unanimous Decision


Welterweight Match

Yoon Tae-Young def Lim Byeong-Ha by TKO, R2 1:27


Women's Bantamweight Match

Rowan Pilger def Yang Hee-Jo by Unanimous Decision


68kg Catchweight Match

Shin Ji-Seung def Ji Young-Min by Unanimous Decision




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