Two American fighters who have fought inside the famous Octagon will go head to head on Sept. 10 at Full Metal Dojo: The 37th Chamber in Bangkok. Will Chope and Tommy Hayden recently signed on the dotted line to face each other at the Insanity Nightclub.
Chope (32-10) is based in Phuket and is a full-time fighter, who competes every month in either MMA, boxing, or Muay Thai. This will be his second bout for FMD. He won a split decision over Michael Vostry at the organization’s eighth event in January.
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Hayden (9-3) is a school teacher in Pathum Thani, who recently returned to the cage at FMD’s ninth card in June following a two year absence. He was on Dan Henderson’s team on Season 9 of The Ultimate Fighter in 2009, but now lives and trains on the outskirts of Bangkok.
This will be FMD’s fourth event of 2016 and footage of the previous shows is currently being broadcast by the True Sport network in Thailand. Several of the promotion’s fighters have gone on to sign for ONE Championship, including Pongsiri Mitsatit and Kritsada Konsrichai.
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