The best Latin American MMA event, Jungle Fight Championship (JFC) will invade Europe on December 17, 2006
Jungle Fight Championship (JFC) in partnership with Makoto Martial Arts will produce the next edition of Jungle Fight Championship in Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia. This world-class event will be held at the Dvorana Tivoli Arena, one of the best venues in Slovenia with a capacity to entertain 6,000 spectators. “This is the first event we are holding outside of Brazil and we have been working hard to offer the best venue to our fighters and to the public, say’s Wallid Ismail, Producer/Promoter of Jungle Fights Championships. “Our standards are high and we are very excited to finally bring our show to Slovenia and in fact to the world”. The event will be simultaneously broadcast to Brazil, Japan, Canada and Europe on Pay per View and available to everyone around the world through the Internet.
During the recent PrideFC event held in Las Vegas, Wallid Ismaill, Marcus Vinicius and Peter Nikolic (SLO) solidified the details of an old dream, which was to host a Jungle Fight Championship event in Europe. This is now a reality and the European MMA scene will never be the same!
“We promise to deliver some very exciting fight’s along with our usual high quality production values which are synonymous with the Jungle Fight Championship brand”, concludes Wallid
In the main event of the evening the Brazilian Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza Dos Santos will fight for the Medium Weight Championship Belt. Other fighter on this card include:
185lbs Ronaldo Jacare, Brazil – Jiu-Jitsu ASLE/Behring
185lbs kassim annan, France
205lbs Danilo Rodaki, Brazil – Jiu-Jitsu ASLE/Behring
205lbs Steven Cantewell, USA- Jiu-Jitsu Carson Gracie Las Vegas
170lbs Richard Montgomery – Jiu-Jitsu Team Assou (just back from the duty in Iraq)
165lbs Dalibor Anastasov, Slovenia – MMA Anastasov Team
205lbs Igor Pokrajac, Croatia – MMA/Cro Cop Squad
205lbs Antony Rea, France
210lbs Rodrigo Riscado, Brasil
*Card subject to change.
Jungle Fight Championship’s, Wallid Ismail is confirming the list of additional fighters and opponents and will provide these details only when the fights are confirmed to avoid any speculation. What is guaranteed is that it will be an exceptional line-up. In addition, Makoto Martial Arts will deliver the best champions of Slovenia, Thailand, Serbia and Bosnia in four fights of the highest caliber.
All fighter involved in this world-class event have an excellent curriculum with several international titles. This mixed card event will also have 3 fights of Kickboxing and one of Boxing. It will be the biggest Jungle Fight Championship of all times!