The most recent edition of Art of War, China's premeire MMA event, had several fighters from the Southeast Asia representing MMA Phuket, Legacy Gym and Taiwan BJJ/Beijing BJJ.

MMA Phuket: Andreas
Hesselback (lost by RNC), Marko Huusansaari (won by guillotine) and Bernueng Sakhomsin (draw).

Legacy Gym: Kazuto Senga (lost by TKO)

Taiwan / Beijing BJJ: Vaughn Anderson (won by RNC)

I hearty congratulations to all competitors as it's great to see MMA growing in China and pulling in some great talent from the Southeast Asia region. These events are now being broadcasted across China to well over a million viewers.

RESULTS: bold print = winner
LiuHaiBo VS JiXian (guillotine-choke)
LiJunLei VS WangSai (RNC)
XuChao (TKO) VS ZhangHaiDong

XueGuoBin (TKO) VS BaiChaoLeMeng
Seol Bo Kyung (armbar) (Korea) VS ZhangChuanLong
Marko Huusansaari
(guillotine-choke) (Finland) VS LiuGuoQuan
Kazuto Senga (Japan) VS NingGuangYou
Han Dong Ho (Korea) VS Vaughn Anderson (RNC) (Canada)
Andreas Hesselback (Sweden) VS Wu Haotian (RNC)
Yim Joon Soo (KO) (Korea) VS Yang Chen
Nick Mellor (UK) VS Ao Hailin (RNC)
Bernueng Sakhomsin (DRAW) (Thailand) VS Dai Shuang Hai

AOW PICSThanks to Andreas for rocking a home-made BJJ-ASIA patch. I'll be sure to send you the real one soon.

1 comment:

Terrance said...

Did Nick Mellor fight Andreas at the Nevertap BBQ? I think Nick is also out of Ubon