Art Of War Announces 12th Card, Set For Beijing China

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MMA ART OF WAR XII: INVINCIBLE

Will be held May 23rd 2009 in BEIJING at the National Olympic Sports Center Auditorium.

ART OF WAR — Beijing’s premier MMA Forum is proudly announcing:

Royalty! Under the patronage of his Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, UAE has invited the world’s top MMA competitors, famous movie and television personalities, and leading sports and broadcasting industry leaders from around the world to be his honored guests at the event.

Special VIPs confirmed for May 23 are Rickson Gracie, Royce Gracie, Royler Gracie, Renzo Gracie, Damian Maia, Fabricio Werdum, Ricardo Liborio, Renato “Babalu” Sobral, Bas Rutten, Tim Sylvia, Jeremy Horn, Josh Barnett, Yuji Shimada, Big John McCarthy, and Bruce Buffer. Main event will feature Wu Hao Tian (China) versus Yutaka Kobayashi (Japan).

Art of War FC 12 “Invincible” will feature rising Chinese superstar, Wu Hao Tian in the main event. The card will be rounded out by other emerging MMA talents from around Asia and the rest of the world.

About Art of War Fighting Championship
Established in 2004, the Art of War Fighting Championship is promoted by Adoria Entertainment Group, and is Mainland China’s premier mixed martial arts promotion. The Art of War Fighting Championship is broadcasted via satellite nationwide to a network coverage of 300 million viewers. Featuring some of China’s best mixed martial artists, including national champions and former Olympians, the Art of War Fighting Championship is setting a new standard for the future of the world’s Mixed Martial Arts industry.

Veteran referees “Big John” McCarthy and Yuji Shimada are arguably the most experienced referees in the world. This May 23rd they will be bringing their numerous years of expertise to the Art of War arena.

May 23, 2009
National Olympic Sports Center Gymnasium
Beijing, China

MMA HAS FINALLY, TRULY COME HOME.

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