Legend building MMA superstars in martial arts birthplace

December 22, 2010 (Hong Kong) – Having established itself as the premier MMA promotion dedicated to the brightest talent in the Asia-Pacific region, Hong Kong-based Legend continues to take the lead in developing rising stars from the birthplace of martial arts – China. Next month, Legend 4 will become the first-ever Chinese MMA promotion to be broadcast across … Read more

Wang draws, Gracie wins at “Art of War 14: Ground Zero” – full results

Rolles Gracie improved his MMA record to 3-0 at Art of War 14 with a win over Peter Graham.
Rolles Gracie improved his MMA record to 3-0 at Art of War 14 with a win over Peter Graham.

“Big” John McCarthy may not be welcome in Nevada, but he made the trip to China to serve as referee for “Art of War 14: Ground Zero,” which took place at the Cotai Arena in Macao on Sept. 26, 2009.

In the main event, The Ultimate Fighter 7 veteran Andy Wang from Taipei, China, took on Japanese Shootboxing veteran Atsuhiro Tsuboi. As the fight went into the second round Wang was picked apart with strikes. With his corner yelling to take the fight to the ground, Wang chose to remain standing, taking the fight the distance, and thereby ending the main event in an anti-climactic draw.

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“Art of War 14: Ground Zero” takes place in Macao, China on Sept. 26

Andy Wang takes on Atsuhiro Tsuboi in the main event at "Art of War 14: Ground Zero" on Sept. 26, 2009 in in Macao, China.
Andy Wang takes on Atsuhiro Tsuboi in the main event at "Art of War 14: Ground Zero" in Macao, China on Sept. 26, 2009.

“Art of War 14: Ground Zero” takes place at the Cotai Arena in Macao, China on Sept. 26, 2009. In the main event, The Ultimate Fighter veteran Andy Wang from Taipei, China, will take on Japanese Shootboxing veteran Atsuhiro Tsuboi. Wang spoke about his opponent, “I have seen Tsuboi in action and he is one tough guy! That’s perfect for me because I’m always looking to fight the toughest guys.”

Tsuboi will be making his second appearance in Art of War. He fought Dai Shuang Hai at AOW 12 and after a very tough back and forth battle, the match ended in a draw.

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