Rubén Darío Sánchez / @factor_combate This weekend there was a historic night for Venezuelan mixed martial arts, the emblematic promo
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where he was the winner for the via unanimous decision the battle-hardened fighter from the SLAM academy, Genier Penagos. The evening could be enjoyed on the sports specialist channel, Meridiano television.
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Penagos disputed the belt against the seasoned fighter, Gabriel Ruiz that at times prevailed in the actions and made himself felt with good leg attacks along with a punch that many times put his rival in complications.
Nevertheless, Genier showed his international experience along with his aggressiveness, effective counterattack and impressive physical condition, backed up with the technique that brought him to near absolute dominance during combat.
Omar Morales after the fight of the night, expressed be happy to be able to hold this type of level events in Venezuela “If we continue working like this, we are going to raise Venezuelan sport very quickly. We are in the crosshairs of the martial eye of the world and we have to take advantage of it”.
Omar took advantage to announce that the fourth edition of Legion MMA is going to dispute the middleweight beltin which he has already confirmed the still undefeated, Daniel Mejicano.
Prior to the event, he had already announced that there are talks so that the next edition can be held in the interior of the country., the details of the selected state are still unknown. There is also talk that the next event will be played in the month of October or November, perhaps after his planned fight in the UFC at the end of the year.
To themselvesand evidenced the power, talent and technique that fighters in Venezuela possess that place it as one of the best in the world, if this type of billboards were held more frequently in the country, as Morales wishes to do. “There is time for everything, if it were up to me, I would make a Legion card every month but I have commitments in the UFC that I must fulfill”.