March 2012

Jadamba Keeps Lightweight Belt At Legend 8 In Hong Kong

30th March 2012
A packed AsiaWorld-Expo tonight saw defending lightweight champion Jadamba Narantungalag of Mongolia end South Korean Nam Yui Chul’s three-match Legend win streak by submission at 0:58 in the second round of the main event of Legend 8. read more

Legend 8 Opens With Hometown Battle Between Terrence Chan And Alex Lee

29th March 2012
Professional poker player Terrence Chan makes his pro MMA debut against fellow Hong Kong fighter Alex Lee. read more

Strike Force Auckland Prospect Kai Kara-France Squares Off Against Heavy-Handed Filipino Agustin Delarmino, Jr.

28th March 2012
With Jo Nam Jin sidelined by a leg injury, Kai Kara-France steps in to take on Filipino knockout artist Agustin Delarmino, Jr. read more

Filipino Jazor Ablasi Makes Legend Debut Against Mongolia’s Danaa Batgerel

28th March 2012
Jadamba teammate Danaa Batgerel looks for his second Legend victory against tough Filipino opponent Jazor Ablasi. read more

Australian Brawler Rob Hill Steps In Against Shooto Rookie Champion Yusuke Kasuya

27th March 2012
With South Korea’s Song Un Sik again sidelined by injury, always game Rob Hill steps in as a late replacement against undefeated Japanese prospect Yusuke Kasuya. read more

China’s Wu Chengjie Goes Toe-To-Toe With Filipino Leonard Delarmino

27th March 2012
China’s Wu Chengjie and the Philippines’ Leonard Delarmino to showcase an electrifying battle of styles in a likely Sanda vs. Muay Thai striking contest. read more

Legend 8 Main Card Kicks Off With China’s Wu Haotian Taking On New Zealand’s Daniel Hooker

26th March 2012
Two of the Asia-Pacific’s top lightweight prospects look to make a statement on Friday as Wu Haotian and Daniel Hooker step into the Legend Ring for the first time. read more

Welterweight Scrap Pits Japan’s Keita Nakamura Against Korea’s Kim Hoon

26th March 2012
Match-up between former Sengoku welterweight champion Keita Nakamura and seasoned veteran Kim Hoon brings together two of Asia’s best grapplers. read more

Battle Of The Big Men: Light Heavyweights Yuki Niimura And Sam Brown Square Off

25th March 2012
New Zealand’s top light heavyweight Sam Brown faces off against K-1 veteran and DEEP light heavyweight contender Yuki Niimura. read more

Ji Xian And Yusuke Kawanago Clash For The Legend Featherweight Title

24th March 2012
Undefeated Chinese submission specialist Ji Xian takes on Japanese knockout artist Yusuke Kawanago. read more

Nam Yui Chul Seeks To Dethrone Lightweight Champion Jadamba

23rd March 2012
Nam “The Korean Bulldozer” Yui Chul challenges Mongolia’s Jadamba for the Legend Lightweight Championship. read more

Fighter Signing: Jazor Ablasi (Philippines)

21st March 2012
Filipino fighter Jazor “The Razor” Ablasi becomes the latest addition to the Legend bantamweight roster. read more

Fighter Signing: Yuki Niimura (Japan)

20th March 2012
Undefeated Japanese light heavyweight prospect and DEEP title contender Yuki Niimura joins the Legend roster. read more

Fighter Signing: Keita Nakamura (Japan)

17th March 2012
Former Sengoku Welterweight Champion Keita “K-Taro” Nakamura becomes the latest elite Japanese fighter to join the Legend roster. read more

Jadamba To Defend Lightweight Title In Hong Kong At Legend 8

15th March 2012
Legend Fighting Championship returns to Hong Kong for City of Dreams exclusively presents LEGEND 8, with Mongolian Jadamba making his first Legend lightweight title defense against challenger Nam Yui Chul of South Korea at the AsiaWorld-Expo on March 30. read more

Fighter Signing: Wu Haotian (China)

6th March 2012
Chinese submission specialist Wu Haotian adds his grappling talents and finishing skills to the Legend lightweight roster. read more

Fighter Signing: Daniel Hooker (New Zealand)

5th March 2012
Kiwi lightweight Daniel Hooker joins the Legend lightweight ranks as the latest representative from New Zealand’s Strike Force gym. read more