From Legend FightingChampionship:
Legend Fighting Championship returns to Hong Kong for City of Dreams PresentsLEGEND 8, with Mongolian Jadamba making his first Legend lightweight titledefense against challenger Nam Yui Chul of South Korea at the AsiaWorld-Expo onMarch 30.
Jadamba (1-0 Legend, 7-2 overall), who is ranked as one of the top 20lightweight fighters in the world, won the Legend lightweight title with asplit decision victory over Australia’s Adrian Pang at LEGEND 6 in October 2011at the City of Dreams, Macau. In his first title defense, he will match hisprecision striking against Legend veteran and fan favorite Nam (1-1-1 Legend,13-3-1 overall), the former Spirit MC welterweight champion who now fights as alightweight.
In the co-main event, Yusuke Kawanago of Japan (1-1 Legend, 8-3-1 overall) willface China’s Ji Xian (1-0 Legend, 7-0 overall) for the Legend featherweighttitle. Kawanago is known for his aggressive counter-striking style and is oneof the hottest featherweight prospects in Japan. Half of his victories havecome by knockout. The undefeated Ji has a sanda background but has alsodeveloped a reputation as one of China’s best grapplers. All seven of hisvictories have come by way of first-round submission.
The weigh-in event will be held at the newly launched EPIC MMA Club in Central,Hong Kong, a 15,000 square foot, 5-star state-of-the-art MMA training facilityequipped with Hong Kong’s only event-size MMA octagon. Please join us forLegend Fighting Championship’s triumphant return to Hong Kong!
LEGEND 8 Weigh in:
Date: March 29, 2012 (Thursday)
Event Start: 1:00 pm
Venue: EPIC MMA Club
1/F, Aon China Building,
29 Queen’s Road, Central, Hong Kong