PXC 45 FEATURES BANTAMWEIGHT TITLE AND GUAM'S FIRST FEMALE COMPETITOR
Guam’s Kyle Aguon gets another chance at PXC title and Brogan Walker will be first female from Guam to fight in the PXC
07 OCTOBER 2014, GUAM, USA
SummaryGuam’s Kyle Aguon gets another chance at PXC title and Brogan Walker will be first female from Guam to fight in the PXC
Guam’s Kyle Aguon gets another chance at PXC title
On October 24th, Guam’s Kyle Aguon and the Philippine’s Rolando Gabriel Dy will compete for the vacant PXC Bantamweight Title. Aguon fought Michinori Tanaka for the title on October 25th, 2013 and lost a hard fought decision. Tanaka would go on to relinquish the belt and move on the UFC. Aguon met Lakay fighter Troy Bantiag in June of this year and quickly submitted him via kimura of round 1. Aguon has faced some very tough bantamweights and holds victories over UFC veterans Russell Doane and Jon Delos Reyes. Aguon is determined to make the most of this second chance.
“When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope to not have a single bit of talent left so that I could say, ‘I used everything you gave me.’ With that being said, come PXC 45, you’ll see nothing but the best of me” Aguon claims.
Rolando Gabriel Dy is the fastest growing bantamweight star in the PXC. Dy holds a notable victory over Kyle Reyes at featherweight. Dy made the cut to bantamweight earlier this year and dominated Han Bin Park en route to a unanimous decision. Dy is son of legendary WBC champion Rolando Navarette. Like his father, Dy is a powerful striker. However, Dy has also proven to be very versatile, looking comfortable in all facets of MMA including on his back, in the clinch and with his vicious ground and pound. The Filipino phenom is ready for the test.
“I think I am in very good shape and I’m excited to meet Kyle Aguon face to face” states Dy.
Brogan Walker will be first female from Guam to fight in the PXC
Brogan Walker will make PXC history as the first female competitor from Guam, when she takes on PXC veteran Yoojin Jung. Walker is an experienced muay thai fighter with an undefeated amateur record of 6-0. She also has won numerous jiu jitsu medals including gold at the Asian open as a white belt and numerous medals at blue belt. Yoojin Jung suffered a decision loss at the hands of now UFC-signed Kailin Curran. Jung showcased powerful striking and aggression in her fight with Curran and is hungry for a victory against Walker. Jung is also a very skilled jiu jitsu practicioner – holding many titles in Korea.
PXC 45 will take place on Friday, October 24th, and will feature a stacked fight card, with professional MMA matchups showcasing some of the best international fighters.
Tickets are on sale now for $30 General Admission at 76 Circle K locations throughout Guam, MWR and Andersen ITT or online via www.tpiguam.com. VIP tickets are $50 and available at Cars Plus in Maite and also online at www.tpiguam.com
PXC 45 is presented by Miller Lite, Docomo Pacific, and the stations of KUAM. PXC 45 is also brought to you by Cars Plus Dodge, Monster Energy, Pacific Islands Club, Hanom Water, 76/Circle K, Budget Car and Truck Rental, Gatorade, Guam Harley Davidson, and Uno Magazine.
For more information on PXC 45, check out www.pacificxtremecombat.com, visit us on Facebook or contact Ken San Nicolas at 688-5565.
About Pacific X-treme Combat
Pacific X-treme Combat (PXC) was established in 2004 in the US island territory of Guam, and since then, has set the region on fire showcasing the highest level of MMA action on a consistent basis. Owned and operated by the Calvo family, PXC has produced over 40 professional events and 50 amateur shows in Guam and the Philippines, where PXC events consistency records over 700,000 viewers during live broadcasts, and thousands more during online stream.