On July 5, 2013, Friday 7pm at the SM MOA Arena in Pasay City, TagTeam Sports Management and King of the Cage Philippines stages the much anticipated first installment in the country.
An exciting showcase of twenty local mixed martial arts talent representing Elorde Dungeon, New blood MMA, Yawyan Buhawi, Submission Sport Philippines, Team Agression just among the many other melting pots of MMA talent all over Metro Manila going head to head for the ten undercard division followed by two world championship fights: Sean Strickland (11-0) vs. Yuske Sakashita; and Filipino-Hawaiian Lowen Tynanes (5-0) to take it down in the cage with Joe Condon.
Complimenting the fights is the 2013 KOTC Philippines Cage Girls— a roster of eight young and smoking hot vixens to round the fights for the succeeding installments and roadshows of KOTC Philippines main fight shows.
Simultaneously running alongside the model search go-see are the second qualifying rounds for 36 fighters that will be drawn out to compete against the drafted contenders from the previous mall show tryouts at SM Marikina.
Gracing prestigious July 5th sports event are former light-heavyweight MMA champion Quintin Rampage Jackson and guest referee Herb Dean.
Similar to other local MMA sport production groups, King of the Cage Philippines are intensely aware of the potential of Filipino fighters making it on a global landscape. Filipino fighters that are deemed to be resilient, well-rounded and intelligent sportsmen worthy of promoting to, and competing in international MMA regions of the King of the Cage franchise that ONLY King of the Cage Philippines can provide, advocate and surely accomplish for many years to come.