ROAD FC 55 set for Daegu on 8 September

Lee Jeong-Yeong ROAD
Lee Jeong-Yeong was crowned featherweight champ at ROAD FC 50.

Road Fighting Championship will set foot in Daegu, South Korea, for the first time on 8 September for ROAD FC 55.

Announced on Twitter early Tuesday, the Korean promotion has lined up newly minted featherweight champion Lee Jeong-Yeong to face Park Hae Jin.

Lee (6-1) won the title at ROAD FC 50 by defeating former champ Choi Mu-Gyeom via unanimous decision.

The two engaged in a very technical striking match. But it was Lee who dominated the on the ground to get the UD win.

Park has built a unblemished 7-0 record in MMA, competing exclusively with ROAD FC. Last September he locked in a first-round submission win over Evgeniy Ryazanov to extend his unbeaten run.

More details about the ROAD FC lineup are expected soon.


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