Xiaomi ROAD FC 039 update: legendary MMA announcer Lenne Hardt returns

Lenne Hardt



For immediate release, May 17, 2017 – ROAD Fighting Championship is proud to announce that the legendary Lenne Hardt will return cage side to announce the fighters at Xiaomi ROAD FC 039 on June 10, 2017 in the Jangchung Arena, Seoul, South Korea.

Lenne Hardt is an announcer, singer, and voice over actress in Japan. She features on major video games like Tekken and UFC Undisputed, anime such as Hayate the Combat Butler and Mobile Suit Gundam, and she has her own jazz cabaret band.  In the world of MMA, Hardt became legendary in the spectacular production of PRIDE with her iconic and inimitable announcing style. After PRIDE, Hardt went on to announce at DREAM, One Championship, and ROAD FC Japan.

Lenne Hardt has a distinct pronunciation and thrilling delivery that makes every word from her mouth an explosion of excitement. ROAD FC is thrilled to welcome the talented and legendary MMA announcer back for Xiaomi ROAD FC 039!

Xiaomi ROAD FC 039

As previously announced for the main event, Ham Seo-Hee will return to her home of Korea to fight for the inaugural ROAD FC Women’s Atomweight Championship against Kurobe Mina, the current DEEP -48kg Champion. Openweight strikers Myung Hyun-Man and Aorigele will finally meet, and unfinished business will be settled. Also, notorious pro wrestler Yoshiko cements her intentions to fight MMA with a soon to be announced opponent.

Moon Jea-Hoon versus Asakura will exemplify a striking match at its finest as Taekwondo takes on Karate. “Keyboard Warrior” Kim Seung-Yeon will finally have his match in the International Trials for the $1 Million Lightweight Tournament against surging Kyrgyzstani kickboxer “Ataman” Rafael Fiziev. Also, an openweight match will kick off the main card as wrestler Shim Yoon-Jae faces kickboxer Kim Chang-Hee.

The main event for the preliminary Young Guns 34 card will be La In-Jae versus Cha In-Ho in a match which is a contrast of styles. Also, two undefeated prospects Kim Se-Yeong and Lee Jeong-Yeong are sure to deliver an exciting match.

Xiaomi ROAD Fighting Championship 039
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Jangchung Arena, Seoul, South Korea

Main Card

Women’s Atomweight Championship
Ham Seo-Hee vs Kurobe Mina

Openweight Match
Myung Hyun-Man vs Aorigele

Women’s Openweight Match
Yoshiko vs TBA

Flyweight Match
Moon Jea-Hoon vs Asakura Kai

International Trials Lightweight Match
Kim Seung-Yeon vs Rafael Fiziev

Openweight Match
Shim Yoon-Jae vs Kim Chang-Hee


Young Guns 34

-80kg Catchweight Match
La In-Jae vs Cha In-Ho

Featherweight Match
Kim Se-Yeong vs Lee Jeong-Yeong


Xiaomi ROAD Fighting Championship 040
Saturday, July 15, 2017
Jangchung Arena, Seoul, South Korea

Main Card

Middleweight Match
Fukuda Riki vs Kim Hoon