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Final Fight Championship® is coming back to Athens with even stronger fight card and even more impressive fighting sports spectacle

Final Fight Championship® is coming back to Athens with even stronger fight card and even more impressive fighting sports spectacle Final Fight Championship® is coming back to Athens with even stronger fight card and even more impressive fighting sports spectacle A year after a very successful debut in Greece (FFC22), Final Fight Championship® is coming back to Athens with even stronger fight card and even more impressive fighting sports spectacle. FFC 28 is to take place March 11 with six kickboxing matches and six MMA bouts. This event dubbed Greece vs. Rest of the World will also feature three title matches and it will take place at the Galatsi Olympic Arena, Athens. The first FFC® in Greece took place February 2016 and it was rated as the biggest fighting sports spectacle ever in Greece by the media. Robin Van Roosmalen’s MMA debut raised everyone’s curiosity...

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FFC reveals Robin Van Roosmalen’s opponent for the upcoming FFC 28!

FFC reveals Robin Van Roosmalen’s opponent for the upcoming FFC 28! FFC reveals Robin Van Roosmalen’s opponent for the upcoming FFC 28!   The name of Robin Van Roosmalen’s opponent for the upcoming FFC 28 in Athens, Greece, has finally been revealed! This Dutch kickboxing superstar will face one of the best Macedonian MMA fighters – Risto Dimitrov. Van Roosmalen made his FFC debut exactly one year ago also in Athens at FFC 22. In this match Van Roosmalen spectacularly KO’ed his opponent in the second round. Now a year later, he will lock horns with an equally dangerous fighter with two FFC bouts under his belt. Dimitrov made his FFC debut in 2013 at FFC 10 in his hometown of Skopje when he defeated Greece’s Giorgos Vardis via unanimous decision. In 2015 he was not that successful losing to Manuel Bili? at FFC 19...

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FFC releases official FFC 28 Athens promo video!

FFC releases official FFC 28 Athens promo video! FFC releases official FFC 28 Athens promo video! Final Fight Championship released its official promo video for the upcoming FFC 28 Greece vs. Rest of the World event that is to take place March 11 in Athens, Greece. In 2016 FFC made its debut in Greece and was proclaimed by the media as the best fighting sports event that ever took place in that country. This time the bar is raised even higher and FFC 28 is coming back to Athens with even better fight card and even more impressive fighting sports spectacle. The event features six kickboxing matches and six MMA bouts with three title fights!   FFC 28: Athens “Greece vs. Rest of the World” MMA: Robin Van Roosmalen (NED) vs. TBA, -66kg Darko Stoši? (SER) vs. Emil Zahariev (BUL), HW – title match Filip...

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FFC light heavyweight champ Jeremy Kimball makes his UFC debut in 10 days!

FFC light heavyweight champ Jeremy Kimball makes his UFC debut in 10 days! FFC light heavyweight champ Jeremy Kimball makes his UFC debut in 10 days! FFC light heavyweight champion Jeremy Kimball is soon to have his UFC debut at UFC on FOX 23 in Denver. His opponent will be Marcos Rogerio Da Lima and the match is only ten days away. Almost only a month after winning the FFC belt, Jeremy Kimball got the call he always dreamed of. Due to an injury of another athlete, Kimball was asked to step up on short notice and fight experienced UFC fighter Marcos Rogerio Da Lima. Despite not having much time to get ready, Jeremy accepted this unique opportunity and he is already participating in Fight Week in Denver. But although he inked a deal with UFC, he expressed his wish to fight in Croatia at...

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FFC 28 – “Greece vs. Rest of the World” settled for March!

FFC 28 – “Greece vs. Rest of the World” settled for March! FFC 28 – “Greece vs. Rest of the World” settled for March! A year after a very successful debut in Greece (FFC22), Final Fight Championship® is coming back to Athens with even stronger fight card and even more impressive fighting sports spectacle. FFC 28 is to take place March 11 with six kickboxing matches and six MMA bouts. This event dubbed Greece vs. Rest of the World will also feature three title matches. The first FFC® in Greece took place February 2016 and it was rated as the biggest fighting sports spectacle ever in Greece by the media. Robin Van Roosmalen’s MMA debut raised everyone’s curiosity and numerous KO’s emphasized the quality of this amazing fight card.  This is why FFC® decided to return to this Mediterranean country to raise the bar even...

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FFC 27 Night of Champions: Weigh in

FFC 27 Night of Champions: Weigh in FFC 27 Weigh-in: Staring faces off Stošic, Pejic fails to meet the scales! FFC 27 weigh-in took place today at the Sheraton Hotel Zagreb and everything is ready for tomorrow’s spectacle that is about to kick off at 8 PM at the Zagreb Arena with nine title bouts! In the main bout of the MMA part of the event Darko Stošic and Dion Staring will meet again in a highly anticipated and tense rematch since „The Soldier“ is keen on getting his belt back from the Serbian rising star. When it comes to kickboxing bouts, Samo Petje did a tense face off with his old rival Tigran „The Armenian Tiger“ Movsisyan since the two will meet again tomorrow in the FFC ring. MMA champ Filip Pejic had troubles with meeting the weight, which he managed to do in...

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FFC 27 – Night of Champions Pre-fight Press Conference

FFC 27 – Night of Champions Pre-fight Press Conference FFC 27 pre-fight press conference: FFC President announces a surprise, fighters promise KO’s View this email in your browser FFC 27 Night of Champions pre-fight press conference took place today at Hotel Sheraton in Zagreb ahead of the biggest FFC event so far. FFC 27 Night of Champions got a special name since it will be the biggest event in the history of Final Fight Championship, and features ten title bouts. It will be a very spectacular end of a very successful FFC year that included events both in the US and Europe and it is definitely not something you want to miss! FFC matchmaker Marko Petrak first introduced the participants to the media and then the audience was addressed by FFC President Orsat Zovko. “We have prepared an excellent spectacle and the event features our...

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FFC 27 – Night of Champions: Kickboxing fight card!

FFC 27 – Night of Champions: Kickboxing fight card!   FFC 27 – Night of Champions: Kickboxing fight card! Final Fight Championship will wrap up this year with style – and with the biggest event so far. FFC 27 Night of Champions will take place on December 17 at Zagreb Arena, Croatia, that so far hosted spectacles such as Cro Cop Final Fight, K-1 WGP, Glory and UFC Fight Night. FFC 27 will be the night of champions and almost every match will be a title fight. In the meanwhile, three FFC champs vacated their spots which means that there will also be some unexpected bouts. Marcin Prachnio (MMA,-93kg), Ahmed Vila (MMA, -70kg) and Laszlo Senyei (MMA, -77kg) decided to change their weight classes and FFC 27 will thus crown their successors. There is no need to emphasize that the fight card will be more...

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FFC 26: Pejic vs. Vila, Stošic in a title bout against Staring, Samo Petje’s big comeback!

FFC 26: Pejic vs. Vila, Stošic in a title bout against Staring, Samo Petje’s big comeback! FFC 26: Pejic vs. Vila, Stošic in a title bout against Staring, Samo Petje’s big comeback! After two successful US events Final Fight Championship (FFC) returns to Europe and is soon to hold an event in Linz, Austria on September 23with very interesting fight card and excellent bouts such ad Filip Pejic and Ahmed Vila in a featherweight title match and Darko Stoši? and Dion Staing in an epic title heavyweight clash. Dion Staring vs. Darko Stoši? Darko Stoši? will finally fight for the heavyweight belt at FFC 26. One of the best Serbian fighters was supposed to fight the FFC champ in Springfield, Massachusetts, but the Dutch fighter sustained an injury while training and the whole fight had to be rescheduled. That evening Stoši? fought Manny Murillo and...

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FFC 26 Press Release: Interview – Aleksandar Ili

FFC 26 Press Release: Interview – Aleksandar Ili Aleksandar Ili?: Harringer never had an opponent like me, I’m ready for every scenario   The upcoming Final Fight Championship event features a match with one of the most talented Serbian fighters – Aleksandar Ili?. On September 23he will step into the ring with Florian Harringer, an Austrian fighter who will fight on his own turf at TipsArena.Having in mind his previous matches, ‘The Joker’ will definitely bring additional excitement to this upcoming bout. His six win streak is enough to prove that he will do anything not to disappoint his fans. Preps Preps are going really well. I’ve been preparing for this match for three months now. I’m in great shape, I’m ready mentally and physically to do my FFC debut. I have no injuries and that is the most important thing. I train at Dušan Silni...

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