FEATHERWEIGHT titlist Reydon Romero defends his URCC belt against Malaysia’s Jian Kai Chee on Saturday in the main event of Universal Reality Combat Championship 26: Domination at the Fontana Conventional Hall in Clark, Pampanga.
Alvin Ramirez battles Japan’s Hideo Morikawa for the vacant flyweight title in the co-headliner
Morikawa has a 7-3 record in URCC, while Ramirez hopes to improve her 6-6 mark and finally claim a title.
The 10-fight event, which starts at 6:30 p.m., also features bantamweight champion Andrew Benibe taking on challenger Jerson “Salleng” Estoro.
“The fight between Benibe and Estoro is expected to be a crowd drawer. MMA fans have been longing to see Benibe and Estoro fight each other so we are giving them what they want,” said URCC founder Alvin Aguilar.
Carlo Laurel and CJ de Tomas clash, with the winner gaining a shot at fighting the winner of the Ramirez-Morikawa match.
Also set in the card sponsored by Fontana, Tribal Gear, Solar Sports, Robust, Sound Brothers & Pink Productions is a match between female fighters – local bet Dolores Meek and Chinese Yang Xiao Nan.
Chris Hofmann takes on Jeremias Tan, while other matches pit Mark Palomar against Sam Mison, Drez Zamboanga opposite Korea’s Do-Kyum Lee, Arvin Chan versus Isiah Ordiz, and Ruel Rio against Bernard Soriano.