From ROAD FC:
22 October, 2014 – ROAD FC 019 full card released for Riki Fukuda vs Lee Dool-Hee on 9 November. Seven fights will be showcased on the Main Card streamed live on Epicentre.tv.
ROAD FC 019 Main Card Matches
ROAD FC 019 will take place on 9 November, 2014 at the Seoul Olympic Hall in Seoul, South Korea. The Main Event is an exciting Middleweight Superfight between ultra-powerful finisher Riki Fukuda of Japan and tough-as-nails Lee Dool-Hee of South Korea.
Additionally, Yoon Dong-Sik will now face Amilcar Alves, and the two famous judokas will delight fans with some of the most exciting skills in the ROAD FC cage.
Two massive veterans of the sport, Cha Jung-Hwan and Alexandre Barros will meet in what will be a fantastic display of MMA from two very experienced fighters.
Korea's long-time MMA staple Lee Kwang-Hee will welcome hot prospect Mun Gi-Bum to his very first Main Card match.
Beautiful celebrity fighter Song Hyo-Kyung will take on former DEEP Lightweight Champion Emi Tomimatsu in a high profile match up for global women's MMA.
ROAD FC 019 Main Card Final Announcements
To open the card with a bang, heavyweights will collide! In a fierce match up between contestants on Korea's hit MMA reality show "Crying Fist, recent contestant Shim Gun-Oh will face previous contestant Frederick Sloan.
Shim is a young wrestler who showed such aplomb in his first on-screen sparring session that CEO Jung Moon-Hong offered him a ROAD FC contract immediately. Sloan has also been a contestant on a previous season of "Crying Fist". He is well-known to fans as a striker and can pose a legitimate threat to Shim's professional MMA aspirations. This will be a booming fight!
The final match announcement for the Main Card is tough guy Kim Dae-Sung versus fellow slugger Jeon Uh-Jin. This is a middleweight match up guaranteed to end before the bell!
Showcasing the very best of MMA sport and entertainment – ROAD Fighting Championship!
Event: ROAD Fighting Championship 019
Date: Sunday 9 November, 2014
Time: 18:00 KST Young Guns 18 start, 20:00 KST Main Card start
Place: Seoul Olympic Hall, Seoul, South Korea
Main Card Matches:
Riki Fukuda vs Lee Dool-Hee
Yoon Dong-Sik vs Amilcar Alves (Luis Ramos out to injury)
Song Hyo-Kyung vs Emi Tomimatsu
Cha Jung-Hwan vs Alexandre Barros
Lee Kwang-Hee vs Mun Gi-Bum
Kim Dae-Sung versus Jeon Uh-Jin
Shim Gun-Oh vs Frederick Sloan
For more information, please visit the ROAD FC website at: www.ROADFC.com
Tickets are available at: http://ticket.interpark.com/Global/index.asp
Live broadcast on SuperAction in South Korea
Live internet stream of Main Card available for $14.95 beginning at 20:00 (KST/JST): https://www.epicentre.tv/eventdetail/tabid/111/id/135/Default.aspx
About ROAD Fighting Championship
The sport of MMA is booming in South Korea, and behind the incredible growth is ROAD FC. As this new era of Mixed Martial Arts begins, ROAD FC is committed to creating more opportunities for fighters in growth, experience, and support. The amateur and semi-pro Central and Into Leagues provide a structured, safe, and competitive atmosphere for beginning fighters. The Young Guns undercard series brings these up and coming fighters into the spotlight as professionals. ROAD FC events are held in major cities across Korea, featuring the most exciting and well-recognized Korean and international MMA fighters. ROAD FC events are broadcast live and delay in Korea on SuperAction, internationally on KIX, and streamed live internationally on Epicentre.tv.
About ROAD FC Official Gym
To support this expansion and all ROAD FC fighters, the ROAD FC Official Gym in Gangnam, Seoul has been constructed. This state-of-the-art facility is approximately 500 square meters, has a cage built to ROAD FC specifications, and generous mat area for martial arts training and CrossFit. Famous Korean MMA fighter Seo Doo-Won, formerly of the National Wrestling Team, is the Head Coach.
ROAD FC is the stage where legends shine, rookies thrill, and epic battles are waged that determine the future of MMA. From the pageantry of the grand entrance to the final crunch of the KO, ROAD FC showcases the very best of Mixed Martial Arts sports and entertainment.
As we say in Korea, "Fighting!"