The Australian Fighting Championship is proud to announce a new partnership between the AFC and KLF KUNLUN Fights. This partnership will change the combat sports platform in Australia. Together, the AFC and KLF KUNLUN Fights will run world premier kickboxing and MMA Shows and change the dynamics of combat sports in Australia forever.
Kunlun Fight is a Chinese kickboxing promotion developed by Kunsun Media. Kunlun Fight debuted in 2014 and is regarded as one of the top kickboxing promotions in the world. In March 2016 Kunlun Fight finished series B financing from Morningside Ventures, IDG Capital Partners and Northern Light Venture Capital. Kunlun Fight is valued over 350 million USD, making Kunlun Fight the most valuable combat sports startup in China; for details about Kunlun Fight please refer to the Wikepedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kunlun_Fight
AFC – Australian Fighting Championship is Australia’s premier Mixed Martial Arts promotion Founded by CEO Adam Milankovic in 2011. The AFC has been formed to unite the Australian Mixed Martial Arts industry and bring mainstream awareness to the sport. By showcasing the best Australian talent alongside international drawcards, the AFC delivers the highest quality Mixed Martial Arts events in the Country.
The AFC recently ventured internationally and with 2 successful shows have established themselves in China making them the first ever Australian Combat Sports Promotion to make it internationally. The AFC is now known around the world as an international fight promotion.
Mixed Martial Arts is one of the fastest growing sports in the world and Australia is recognised as the fastest growing Country as it relates to mixed martial arts. This partnership is a huge deal for Australian combat sports and sport in general.
The Australian Fighting Championship will partner with Kunlun Fight, and hold a combined MMA and Kickboxing event this October in Melbourne and November in Sydney.
They plan is to conduct regular MMA events in Australia and abroad. The cooperation of KLF with AFC will help promote the sport in Australia and provide an opportunity for Australian athletes to compete on the world stage.