Two heavyweights with a combined age of 99 will go head to head in the main event of Road FC 26. Korean when Choi Mu-Bae faces Siala-Mou Siliga, better known as ‘Mighty Mo’.
It is a heavyweight bout which pits the wrestling of the Korean against the kickboxing of the Samoan.
Mighty Mo (6-5) is a K-1 veteran who has been in with the likes of Remy Bonjaskt, Semmy Chilt and Peter Aerts during his kickboxing career. He’s also fought four times for Bellator, reaching the Season 10 heavyweight tournament semi final.
Mu-Bae (12-4) launched a comeback in 2013 after nearly four years away from the sport. He has since won three straight fights, accounting for all his recent opponents with a stoppage due to strikes in either the first ro second round.
Mu-Bae won a bronze medal in Greco-Roman wrestling at the 1991 Asian Wrestling Championships but is best known for his exploits in the Pride ring. He fought five times for the now defunct Japanese organization facing the likes of Soa Palelei and Sergei Kharitonov.
Road FC 26 is set for the Jangchung Gymnasium in Seoul on 9 October and will be the organisation’s fifth card of the year.