Lion Fight Returns to California With Some Familiar Faces
See why Muay Thai nights on AXS TV are some of THE BEST nights!
Wednesday July 29, 2015– Lion Fight is back Friday and the promotion returns to the Pechanga Resort and Casino with STACKED card full of fan favorites. Although he’s from Thailand, Malaipet Sasiprapa has made a new home in California. The 181-fight vet will square off with England’s Liam Harrison (80-16-2) in the main event at Lion Fight 23 Friday.
Tiffany Van Soest (12-2-1) got her belt back at the last Lion Fight and she’ll defend her featherweight title against fellow up-and-comer Martyna Krol (30-10) in the night’s co-main event.
Also on the card, fan favorite Kevin Ross (31-9) is back and he’ll have his hands full with Rungrat Sasiprapa(60-19-3) and the exciting Victor Saravia (3-0) returns to face Stan Mancebo (1-2).
Pro bout Line-up:
147 lbs – Malaipet (Fresno, CA) vs Liam Harrison (Leeds, UK) MAIN EVENT
125 lbs – Tiffany Van Soest (San Diego, CA) vs Martyna Krol (Bangkok, THAILAND) Women’s Featherweight Title CO-MAIN EVENT
140 lbs – Kevin Ross (Dublin, CA) vs Rungrat Sasiprapa (Bangkok, THAILAND)
122 lbs – Victor Saravia (N. Hollywood, CA) vs Stan Mancebo (Toronto, Ontario, CANADA)
187 lbs – Mike Lemaire (San Diego, CA) vs Andrew Kapel (Minneapolis, MN)
118 lbs – Romie Adanza (Irvine, CA) vs Andy Howson (Leeds, UK)
136 lbs – Marvin Madariaga (San Diego, CA) vs Tony Fausto (San Diego, CA) (NON-TELEVISED)
Amateur bout line-up:
156 lbs – Devin Taylor (San Diego, CA) vs Sean Madden (Denver, CO)
108 lbs – Magalie Alvarez (N. Hollywood, CA) vs Fanny Tommasino (Las Vegas, NV)
135 lbs – Jack Terzian (Van Nuys, CA) vs Sef Ramos (Chatsworth, CA)
145 lbs – Ardavan Moeini (Irvine, CA) vs Antonio Arango (San Diego, CA)
170 lbs – Ryan Castillo (Palmdale, CA) vs Ben Roberts (San Diego, CA)