FIRST PREBA HAO OF 2017 TAKES PLACE ON FEB. 17, 2017

02 FEBRUARY 2017, BARRIGADA, GUAM
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Pacific Xtreme Combat is proud to present the return of Preba Hao “Prove Yourself”, the premier stage for local amateur mixed martial arts.

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FIRST PREBA HAO OF 2017 TAKES PLACE ON FEB. 17, 2017

Barrigada, Guam (Feb. 2, 2017) - Pacific Xtreme Combat is proud to present the return of Preba Hao “Prove Yourself”, the premier stage for local amateur mixed martial arts.

The first Preba Hao of the 2017 season takes place on Feb. 17 at the Sheraton Laguna Guam ballroom, where doors open at 6 p.m. and fights start at 7 p.m. Preba Hao is your ticket to watch tenacious amateur fighters battle for recognition to pave their way towards the pro circuit in PXC as well as pro matchups.

“Guam MMA talent continues to evolve from the amateur, homegrown level into being respected in the highest levels in the region,” EJ Calvo, CEO of Pacific Xtreme Combat says. “We’ve seen more success for Guam athletes in MMA than any other sport. Preba Hao is a key stepping stone for those athletes.” Expect more Preba Hao events this year, a bigger, more aggressive schedule to give competitors more opportunities to display their skills. “This year is dedicated to finding those new stars and giving them this platform called Preba Hao, where they prove themselves,” Calvo says. “We’re in search for the new stars coming out of the sport, coming next. That’s where the excitement is, where it comes from––watching these athletes grow.”

The Feb. 17 main event main will feature Ryan Toves vs. Jose Ramirez, veterans of the Preba Hao stage.

Below is the updated fight card as of today from the weigh-in event:

Preba Hao Fight Card (as of this press release)

Weight

125 Melvin Quinata vs.Robert Ignacio

135 Jayton Gumabon vs. Jimmy Flores

145 Junar Jesus vs. Jerome Fujihira

165 Austin Petros vs. Chris Quinata

155 Drake Fejerang vs. Torsten Imasa Rosser

190 Rick Torres vs. Tason Achan

Open JR Paras vs. Vincent Campos

135 Aaron Judicpa vs. Kenji Okiyama

230 Terrence Stewart vs. Brandon Mendiola

125 Leon Quinata vs. Robert Galiendes

185 Peter Paul vs. Tanner Santos

135 Josh Carbullido vs. Peter Benavente

155 Ryan Toves vs. Jose Ramirez

*Fight card is subject to change.

Tickets are $25 and are available online at tpiguam.com. PXC Preba Hao is presented by Miller Lite, IT&E and Stations of KUAM. Sponsored by Monster Energy, Cars Plus Ram, Sheraton Laguna Guam Resort and Uno Magazine. This is a Tropical Production.

For more information, please contact Ken San Nicolas at ken@kuam.com.

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