UFC fighter Munoz to arrive in Manila

The Philippine Star

Posted at Mar 06 2013 01:09 PM | Updated as of Mar 06 2013 09:09 PM

MANILA, Philippines - UFC middleweight star Mark Muñoz arrives on Friday for a weekend of wrestling clinics, public training sessions and guesting on ABS-CBN shows.

Balls Channel is bringing the Filipino “Wrecking Machine” for a series of clinics at select universities and fitness venues. He is also set to appear on ABS-CBN programs “Bandila” and “It’s Showtime”.

Muñoz has been featured on a three-part special shown on ABS-CBN Channel 2 titled “UFC sa ABS-CBN: Mark Muñoz, The Ultimate Pinoy Fighter” which delved into the life of the Fil-Am mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter and his journey to become the No. 1 contender for the UFC middleweight belt.

Meanwhile, fans can watch Muñoz train at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall on March 10 beginning at 3 p.m. Fans will also get the chance to meet Muñoz, have their photos taken, and win premium Team Muñoz merchandise signed by the renowned Pinoy UFC fighter.

Limited-Edition Team Muñoz Gear such as hoodies, shirts and caps will be sold at the event and can also be bought at the ABS-CBN Store, G/F ELJ Building, ABS-CBN Compound and online at the abscbnstore.multiply.com.

The UFC Mark Muñoz Media Tour is brought to you by Balls (SkyCable Ch. 34 & Destiny Cable Ch. 36). Balls has previously brought to the Philippines other premier UFC fighters such as future UFC Hall of Famer BJ “The Prodigy” Penn, former light heavyweight champion and UFC Hall of Famer Chuck “The Iceman” Liddell, Brandon “The Truth” Vera, and current UFC welterweight champion Georges “Rush” St-Pierre.

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