Monday, 11 March 2013
Road Fighting Championship announces Thierry Sokoudjou’s opponent to be Whi Seung-Bae
ROAD Fighting Championship is proud to announce that South Korean Whi Seung-Bae will face Thierry Sokoudjou at ROAD FC 011 at Seoul Olympic Hall in Seoul, South Korea on April 13, 2013.
Whi Seung-Bae (7-3) is a Spirit MC Inter League Champion and M-1 Veteran. He last fought at ROAD FC 03 in 2011 where he handed PRIDE and UFC veteran Denis Kang a devastating TKO with vicious knees from the north-south position. Whi is the Founder and Head Coach of Team Posse, the team of current Middleweight Champion Lee Eun-Soo and current Lightweight Championship Contender Nam Yui-Chul among other top international fighters.
Thierry “The African Assassin” Sokoudjou (13-11) is the former KSW Light Heavyweight Champion, and a veteran of UFC, WEC, Affliction,Strikeforce, and DREAM. He last fought a title match of five rounds against Ryan Jimmo at Maximum FC where he lost a controversial decision after clinching and cutting the Champion. The judoka from Cameroon is a Team Quest stand out and a fan favorite because of his aggressiveness and knock out power.