Today, MMAOrient.com is officially launched! This site aims to bring readers features, news, and a lot more about Mixed Martial Arts all over the world, especially in Asia. Please visit our site regularly to find out the latest news in the Asian MMA scene. Currently, MMAOrient.com has a staff compromised of two writers and a photographer. To know more about them continue reading the information below:
Joshua is currently studying in De La Salle University-Manila, taking up Communication Arts. He is a former contributor for www.fightlife.unfilteredmma.com, where he wrote features about UFC fighters and Mixed Martial Arts in the Philippines. He also has experience writing for different sports, such as basketball and volleyball, and Christian blogs. He has been an avid fan of the sport of Mixed Martial Arts for years and has watched various live events. He also does hosting and event producing. Joshua aims to raise awareness about Mixed Martial Arts in the Philippines and in Asia.
Zike Sugawara A.K.A Rustico Barrientos
Zike is a Business Administration graduate,an MMA gym owner, loves to read books, and an MMA enthusiast who is willing to travel to any part of the world just to watch some great MMA fights. He started liking MMA when he was 17 years old through the influence of the legendary Pride Fighting Championship. He trained karate when he was 18 then shifted to MMA after a year. He is a big fan of Eduard “Landslide” Folayang, a Filipino lightweight prospect from the famed Team Lakay; who is a high caliber fighter, super down to earth guy and an MMA belt collector. His Top 10 favorite MMA fighters are:
1. Bruce Lee
2. Royce Gracie
3. Kazushi Sakuraba
4. Eduard “Landslide” Folayang
5. Shinya Aoki
6. Jose Aldo
7. Kevin “The Silencer Belingon
8. Dominick Cruz
9. Junior Dos Santos
10. James Toney
Jayvee Florendo is a freelance photographer and has experience covering the Universal Reality Combat Championship. He is also a music arranger, composer, and band sessionist. Currently a senior student of Asia Pacific College major in Multimedia Arts – Video Production. All for the glory of God.
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