The IronMan International is practically ready, and even a little over 30 days for the event, all the attentions are focused on the marriage of the fights. Scheduled for Dec. 9, in Belém, the Ironman will have an international challenge Brazil vs United States with five of the biggest names of the North of Brazil representing the country are against athletes affiliated to major colleges in the U.S.
Among the participating athletes, especially Geronimo Mondragon (photo) and Iliarde dos Santos, which comes packed with important victories, in the own IronMan in Belém, and also the Gladiators FC, in Curitiba.
"I am ready and hungry for the fight, unfortunately I could not compete in the Jungle, because my opponent had a health problem", explained Iliarde, "But I am well prepared and I’ll try to defeat my opponent by knockout or submission".
Still a nice surprise, was added to the event the dispute for the belt up to 60kg between Carina Damm and the promise of Chute Boxe, Jennifer Maia, who does not know what is lost, with over 20 fights between boxing, MMA and Muay Thai.
Check the card so far:
- Caco Trator vs Maiko
- Rafael Mantega vs Armando Hikari
- Jennifer Maia vs Carina Damm
- Luis Sapo vs Robert Caruthers (USA)
- Andre Lobato vs Mario Iwill (USA)
- Andrezão vs Jonathan Hughes (USA)
- Genônimo Mondragon vs Josue Lugo (USA)
- Iliarde dos Santos vs Patrick George (USA)