UFC signs PhuketTopTeam’s Chinese fighter Wang Guan & announce he will debut in Singapore.
Wang Guan joined the Phuket Top Team Pro Team in 2016 & has work with the coaches, Kru & fighters to improve his skills set. 17-1 with 15 wins via finish.
PTT is excited to see one of China’s top MMA fighters in the UFC.
It’s been a big 12 months for the PTT pro team & things are not slowing down.
Wang Guan is a featherweight who turned pro in 2006, has signed a multi-fight deal with UFC, though contract details weren’t disclosed.
“The Dongbei Tiger” is expected to make his promotional debut on June 17, when an event, which is expected to be UFC Fight Night 111, takes place at the 12,000-seat Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore.
“I will continue to keep a clean record in the UFC, showing the world my “China Power,’” the 30-year-old stated in a UFC-produced video. “It’s a dream come true. My ability is approved by the UFC now. This also means the opponents I face next will be the best in the world. This will push me to train even harder.”
Guan has fought primary with the now-defunct China-based Ranik Ultimate Fighting Federation (RUFF) organization, where he was the organization’s featherweight champion. In 15 career wins, he has 12 stoppages – 10 knockouts and two submissions via punches.