September 2010

Legend Fighting Championship 3: Results

26th September 2010
Friday, September 24, saw the third installment of Legend Fighting Championship, where national champion MMA fighters from throughout the Asia-Pacific compete in a contest of skill, strength, and strategy. Detailed results for all nine fights available here. read more

Fighter Profile: Bae Myung Ho

20th September 2010
South Korea’s Bae Myung Ho is already a familiar face to Legend fans. He submitted highly regarded Japanese fighter Yoshitomo Watanabe at Legend 1 in January, and won a decision over top-ranked Australian fighter Matt Cain at Legend 2 in June. He is now in contention for the Legend Welterweight title, taking on Malaysia’s Adam Kayoom on September 24. read more

Fighter Profile: Kim Hoon

20th September 2010
In the world of Asia-Pacific MMA, Kim is primarily known for two things: an outstanding grappling game, and a willingness to fight anyone, anywhere, anytime. His fight record is a “who’s who” of Japanese and Korean MMA. He regularly takes fights in heavier weight divisions with little advance notice. Earlier this year, he earned a draw against Daiju Takase, one of only four men to ever beat UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva. And he plans to show the Hong Kong crowd exactly what he’s made of on September 24. read more

Fighter Profile: Adam Shahir Abdul Kayoom

20th September 2010
Malaysia’s Kayoom is one of the most highly decorated fighters that Legend has had the honor to host. American Top Team Brazilian Jiujitsu Black Belt. World Muay Thai Middleweight Champion. Muay Khmer Middleweight Champion. The list goes on. But his litany of Martial Arts titles hides a very modest, thoughtful man who lists drawing, adventure-fantasy games, and cards as some of his favorite pastimes. read more

Fighter Profile: Justin Murray

20th September 2010
Murray is the top-ranked Welterweight in Australia, and he hopes that a victory in his Legend debut will help to cement his position as one of the top Welterweights in the entire region. MMA fighters compete for many reasons. For pride. For glory. For honor. For Murray, the reason he first started fighting was much simpler: “I just wanted to see if I could actually do it.” read more

Legend Fighting Championship 3: Weigh-In & After-Party

19th September 2010
Legend proudly invites you to meet the fighters at the Legend Fighting Championship 3 weigh-in and after-party. These will both be great opportunities for Fight Fans to meet their favorite Asia-Pacific fighters in person, ask questions, and talk MMA over a few beers. And with the weigh-in day being a public holiday and the day after Fight Night being a Saturday, there’s no excuse not to make it out! read more

Legend Announces Two Newest Members Of The Ring Girl Team

18th September 2010
Following last week’s public Ring Girl audition at the W Hong Kong, Legend is proud to announce the two newest members of the Legend Ring Girl team. The winners were chosen by a panel of three judges headed by top Hong Kong model Chrissie Chau. read more

Win A Trip To Hong Kong To Watch Legend Fighting Championship 3!

17th September 2010
KIX subscribers in Hong Kong, Singapore, and Indonesia now have the chance to win a free trip to watch Legend Fighting Championship 3 LIVE at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Center on Friday, September 24! read more

Legend Fighter Zhang Tiequan Confirmed For WEC 51

6th September 2010
Following his impressive 30-second submission victory over New Zealand Welterweight Champion Daniel Digby at Legend Fighting Championship 2 in June, China’s Zhang Tiequan was signed to the US-based WEC, the UFC’s sister organization. It has now been confirmed that Zhang will be fighting at WEC 51, scheduled for Thursday, September 30, in Colorado. read more

Chrissie Chau To Host Legend’s Public Ring Girl Audition At The W Hotel On September 9

3rd September 2010
On Thursday, September 9, Legend Fighting Championship will audition Hong Kong’s most beautiful models for two spots on the Legend Ring Girl team. The event will be held at the W Hotel’s Living Room lounge from 9 to 11pm, and will be hosted by top Hong Kong model Chrissie Chau and award-winning Hong Kong comedian and television host Vivek Mahbubani. read more

Legend Establishes Travel Package Partnership With Pacific Leisure

2nd September 2010
Legend today announced the beginning of a new partnership with Pacific Leisure Group, an Asia-Pacific destination management company, to develop Legend-specific travel packages. read more