Date: Tuesday, May 4, 2010
Venue: Red SoHo, 2/F Kinwick Centre, 32 Hollywood Road, Central
Event: Legend II Professional Mixed Martial Arts Announcement Press Conference
Following the resounding success of professional Mixed Martial Arts’ (MMA) Hong Kong debut in January, organizers are proud to announce the upcoming Legend II, another electrifying competition of the world’s fastest growing sport, featuring 18 national-champion MMA athletes from across China and the Asia-Pacific region.
We cordially invite you to the Legend II Announcement Press Conference, where details of the event, to be held in June 2010, will be provided, including the athletes taking part in the two co-main events. Fans can expect the return of some familiar favourites!
Hong Kong MMA athlete Kenny Yeung will be in attendance to answer questions about MMA, and scenes from his victorious Legend I encounter with Mongolia’s Khuukhenkhuu Amartuvshin will be screened as part of the Legend I highlights video.
MMA requires a comprehensive and diverse martial arts skill set which unites numerous styles from all over the world in a freestyle contest of interdisciplinary skills, including Sanda (China), Brazilian Jujitsu (Brazil/Japan), Judo (Japan), Karate (Japan), Muay Thai (Thailand), Boxing (Greece), Sambo (Russia), Tae Kwon Do (Korea), and Wrestling (Greece).