On November 10th, the UFC will make its way to Macau, China for the first time in company history. The event will be headlined by a middleweight tilt between former UFC Middleweight Champion Rich Franklin taking on former Strikeforce Champion Cung Le. Along with a stellar main event, UFC: Macao is set to showcase a wealth of Asian fighters, including China’s own Zhang Tie Quan.
Along with Japanese veterans Riki Fukuda, Takanori Gomi, and Takeya Mizugaki, the card will also feature talent from the ever emerging South Korean MMA scene. MMASucka has down-low on who’s fighting and what to expect from this exciting crop of Asian prospects. Read on.
Gyu (10-3-1) jumped onto the MMA scene back in 2006 with the Spirit MC Fight promotion. He has fought all over the world, including United States, Russia, and many different corners of Asia. “The Ace” is currently riding a five fight winning streak, with all five wins coming via first round stoppage. The 27-year-old went 3-0 in...