LAKAY MMA TEAM, home of Team Lakay, is organizing another Wushu-Xanda and Mixed Martial Arts Elimination on April 14th, 2012 at the La Trinidad Municipal Gym.
Some of the up-and-coming fighters from the Mountain Province are set to compete in the said event. There are also speculations that several officials from local and international mixed martial arts promotions are expected to show up to scout possible prospects.
The amateur mixed martial arts and Xanda card is stacked with great talents not only from Team Lakay but also from several local gyms in the Philippines.
21-year-old Team Lakay prospect Roldan Sangcha-an will go up against Carlo Mabilin of Manila for the main event fight of the evening. Sangcha-an is probably one of the best young fighters Team Lakay has ever had. He has won several gold medals in Wushu Sanshou both in Regional and National level. This kid from Baguio is definitely a hard worker, a very fervent to get to the top and is working hard to improve his ground skills to improve his overall game. Roldan has all the qualities to become a future mixed martial arts champion. He will be facing a very tough opponent in Carlo Mabini, a durable boxer from Elorde Gym.
Also in the card, up-and-coming flyweight fighter, Joseph Amurao will go up against Jennel Lausa. Amurao has a very good striking game in his arsenal who owns numerous Wushu Sanshou titles in the Philippines and possess a very impressive grappling skills. The 22 year-old fighter from Baguio has reportedly close to signing a contract with one of the local promotions in he Philippines.
PXC fighter, Troy Bantiag will also compete on Saturday in Xanda competition. Bantiag was successful in his professional mixed martial arts debut against Michael Regalado in PXC 29 last February. Bantiag will be facing a veteran Kickboxer in James Visaya of Red Lion Gym.
Here are the full fight card of the 5th Team Lakay Eliminations:
60 kg – Roldan Sangcha-an (UC Wushu/ Lakay Central Gym) vs Carlo Mabilin (Manila)
56 kg – Joseph Amurao (UC Wushu/ Lakay Central Gym) vs Jenel Lausa (JMMAT)
58 kg – Tristan Rebuyaco (Lakay Central Gym) vs Sammy Matthew (Contender)
60 kg – Harold Banario (UC Wushu/ Lakay Central Gym) vs Dawn Max Takayeng (Mt. Province)
65 kg – Jay-R Bayongan (Lakay San Fernando) vs Alexander Payad (Mt. Province)
60 kg – Benjie Rivera (Lakay Central Gym/Team Phil) vs Michael Catalan (JMMAT)
52 kg – Benito Amado (UC Wushu / Lakay Central Gym) vs Ramy Crisostomo (JMMAT)
62 kg – Troy Bantiag vs James Visaya (Red Lion)
56 kg – Jean Claude Saclag (UC Wushu/ Lakay Central Gym) vs Ernesto Montilla (Manila)
54 kg – Rex Wa-o (Lakay Central Gym) vs Aaron Caguay (CCDC Wushu Team)
55 kg – Stephen Loman (Lakay Central Gym) vs Andrew Gao-an (Mt. Province)
52 kg – Efren Marinias (Lakay La Trinidad Gym) vs Raymson Tabcao (Mt. Province)
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