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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 QQ.com 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, 2015
Place: Jangchung Gymnasium, Seoul, South Korea
Main event live at 20:00KST
Live PPV stream on Epicentre.tv at http://www.epicentre.tv/events/road-fc-026/
Live stream on Tencent QQ.com at http://sports.qq.com/zt2015/ROADFC/
Global expansion next event:
Event: "360GAME" presents ROAD Fighting Championship 027
Date: Saturday, 26 December, 2015
Place: Shanghai, China
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