5 May 2018, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia – Team Yorky Mixed Martial Arts returns to Thailand with 2 wins
Kevin Pangcome of YORKY Mixed Martial Arts wins his fight against Malaysia’s Rayyan Amsir in the first round with a rear naked choke (2-1 record)
Krittamet Thurakitwong of YORKY Mixed Martial Arts chokes opponent Ace Hanfi from Sabah Top Team uncoscious with a ninja choke submission and remains undefeated (3 – 0 record)
Both athletes, Krittamet Thurakitwong and Kevin Pangcome are currently being coached by YORKY Mixed Martial Arts head coach Nicholas „JJ“ Lee in Bangkok, Thailand.
Yorky Mixed Martial Arts opened on April 3rd in 2017 and is one of Bagnkoks newer gyms with a bright future ahead.
Informations about coach Nicholas „JJ“ Lee
Nicholas “ JJ“ Lee is a retired professional Mixed Martial Arts athlete who now specializes in coaching fighters in MMA (Mixed Martial Arts), kickboxing/Muay Thai and boxing.
He is Singaporean and has fought in the flyweight division under ONE Championship and as BJJ Athlete. He holds a professional 3-3 record and the IFC Bantamweight title and is the first Singaporean to win a title in MMA.