SAO PAULO, Brazil (July 29, 2021) – SFT MMA Bantamweight Champion Wanderlay “Mexicano” Junior will make his first title protection towards SFT Flyweight Champion Jean Matsumoto on August 5, headlining “SFT 28: Conflict of Champions – Mexicano vs. Matshumoto,” in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
SFT 28 can be streamed solely on FITE in the USA and worldwide on pay per view by way of the FITE app and web site (www.FITE.tv), beginning at 6:00 p.m. ET / 3:00 p.m. PT, for under $14.99.
The 27-year-old Junior (10-3-0, SFT: 3-1-0) captured the then vacant title in his final battle on January 25, 2020, when he received a unanimous resolution over Humberto Rangel, Jr. “Mexicano” can be challenged within the SFT 28 fundamental occasion by undefeated Matsumoto (8-0-0, SFT: 3-0-0), who was topped at SFT 16 and is shifting up in weight to turn into a 2-divison SFT MMA champion.
“We’re enthusiastic about SFT 28 typically and ‘Mexicano vs. Matsumoto’ specifically,” SFT president David Hudson stated. “SFT 27 was our official return after being idle greater than six months as a result of COVID-19 restrictions and it was an amazing success. The SFT 27 fundamental occasion between Manoel Sousa and Brendo Bispo was a tremendous battle. Manoel Sousa, if he retains going the way in which he’s, can be one of many all-time greats. However we absolutely count on SFT 28 to be much more entertaining, due to an awesome fundamental occasion and stable supporting fights: 4 in MMA, plus 3 Xtreme fights, together with one Jiu-Jitsu.”
The co-featured occasion is a feminine bantamweight match between Gisele “Gi” Moreira (9-4-0, SFT: 1-0-0), winner in a Contender Collection, takes on Ketlen “Esquentadinha” Souza (10-3-0, SFT: 0-0-0) for the vacant SFT MMA Flyweight Championship. Souza is a late alternative for Karine “Killer” Santos, who just lately signed to battle within the UFC Contender Collection.
Different slated MMA matches embody former UFC heavyweight Wagner Silva (9-8-0, SFT: 1-1-0) vs. Douglas Rakchal (12-6-0, SFT: 0-1-0), SFT debuting strawweight Andressa “Gauchinha” Romero (3-1-0) vs. Andreia “Thai” Serafim (4-1-0, SFT: 2-1-0), and undefeated welterweight Matheus Rocha (3-0-0, SFT 3-0-0) vs. Julio Spadaccini (4-1-0, SFT: 1-1-0).
There can be three wildly widespread, uniquely entertaining SFT Xtreme matches, which permits putting, kicking and knees, fighters put on 4-ounce gloves, and clinching and preventing on the mat is prohibited.
South American kickboxing champion Vinicius Dionzio (40-8 kickboxing) vs. One Championship welterweight Carlos “Carlao” Prates (83-10 Muay Thai 43 KOs), light-weight Carlos Morais vs. Fernando Williams, and feminine strawweight Nagilla “Goku” Bruno vs. Simone Batista are the three scheduled Xtreme matches.
Welterweight Wellington “Predador” Prado, who sports activities an 11-2-0 MMA document, meets Janio “Vitamina” Rodrigues within the SFT Jiu-Jitsu match. It is a rematch of an MMA battle at SFT 6 that “Predador” received.
Opening the cardboard is a particular presentation, Fight Karate, matching Brazil Karate Champion Adson Araujo versus Gabriel Azevedo, a Pan-American Video games Silver medalist in karate.
Card topic to vary.