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Expect the whole State of Hawaii to shake as X-1 World Events looks start the summer off right with Pro MMA

X-1 World Events #47 June 24,2017

[X-1 World Events](http://www.x1events.com/) looks to start the summer off right by bringing the heat back to the Blaisdell Arena on June 24th with a stacked card of local MMA talent.

Expect the whole Oahu south shore to shake with the super heavy weight showcase of big boys in the main and co-main event match ups. Both hailing from the islands, Lolohea Mahe (8-4-0) will take on Raymond Lopez (3-1-0) for the main event, preceded by local boy Tipo Lafaele taking on Rudy Schaffroth of Oregon. Both fighters are undefeated as pros. The promotion promises to secure the cage doors tight for this one as Schaffroths last fight earlier this year ended in a no-contest when he threw his opponent through a door that malfunctioned. No one wants to end up with one of these huge beasts in their lap.

Filling out the rest of the [X1 #47 Main Card](http://www.x1events.com/x1-47/), in the 145 pound weight class Isaac Hopps (2-3-0) is coming off a win in the X-1 cage and looks to continue the momentum against Daniel Friend (1-2-0). Both look to get their records back on track at an even 50 percent, and with a lot at stake and some proving to do, this match up could make for a real barn-burner.

Kaeo Myers (0-0-0) will make his pro debut against Paul Lopes (0-3-0), with their combined pro/am records looking very similar and making this a match that has some serious potential.

At 205 pounds, with a short amateur career Justus Faaiu (0-0-0) will make his pro debut against Paul Norman (1-4-0) who has been an active competitor since 2009. Though experience can be a key factor, so can the vitality of a newer fighter.

The undercard is comprised of some great amateur matchups including several title contentions between competitors who are experienced and skilled enough to have earned the belt shot and right to perform on one of the biggest stages Hawaii has to offer.

With X-1s strong history of giving a platform to rising championship talent like UFC Featherweight Champion Max Holloway and many others, the stacked card for X-1 Events #47 is a great opportunity to watch Hawaiis up an comers as they climb the ranks.

Tickets Available at all Ticketmaster Locations

To Watch Online visit X1events.com/watch

X-1 47 Fight Card

Main Event Lolohea Mahe Vs Raymond Lopez Pro Mma SHW 3X5 Minute Rounds

Co Main Event Tipo Lafaele Vs Rudy Shaffroth Pro Mma SHW 3X5 Minute Rounds

Isaac Hopps Vs Daniel Friend Pro Mma 145lbs 3X5 Minute Rounds

Paul Lopes Vs Kaeo Meyers Pro Mma 155lbs 3X5 Minute Rounds

Justus Faaiu Vs Paul Norman Pro Mma 205lbs 3X5 Minute Rounds

Under card

Joey Vonblankenburg Vs Federico Vento Amateur Mma 125lbs 3X3 Minute Rounds SEC Vacant Title

Marcus Gamble Vs Namakana Pakala Amateur Mma 205lbs 3X3 Minute Rounds SEC Vacant Title

Donovan Parrilla Vs Sam Sniffin Amateur Mma 135lbs 3X3 Minute Rounds SEC Vacant Title

Chuck Amerson Vs Chris Randoplh Amateur Mma 170lbs 3X3 Minute Rounds SEC Vacant Title

Roy Cooper Vs Titus Strickland Amateur Mma 155lbs 3X3 Minute Rounds SEC Vacant Title

Joe Manuia Vs Brandon Madamba Amateur Mma 135lbs 3X3 Minute Rounds

Lopaka Lono Vs Mike Foller Amateur Mma 155lbs 3X3 Minute Rounds

Ioane Kim Vs Devin Yamada Amateur Mma 135lbs 3X3 Minute Rounds

Lawrence Yap Vs Dane Polas Amateur Mma 155lbs 3X3 Minute Rounds

Brandon Alcantra Vs Daylan Cummings Amateur Mma 170lbs 3X3 Minute Rounds

Shaun Somera Vs Roland Batangan Amateur Mma 155lbs 3X3 Minute Rounds

Card Subject To Change Due to fighters pulling out Sick or Injured.

X-1 World Events is the premier mixed martial arts [MMA](http://xclusivemma.com/) organization in the Pacific Region. Founded in 2004 and headquartered in Honolulu Hawaii. X-1 provided its thousands of fans with high-quality, competitive, and entertaining fights since 2004. Locally-owned and operated, X-1 has launched the careers of numerous elite fighters and featured some of the MMA worlds most talented fighters, including UFC, Pride, and Abu-Dhabi veterans such as former UFC champions Dan The Beast Severn and Ricco Rodriguez, UFC veterans Jeff Monson, Kimo Leopoldo, Chad The Grinder Reiner, Sugar Shane Nelson, Brandon Wolff, Wes The Project Sims, Ronald The Machine Gun Juhn, Wesley Cabbage Correira, and Falaniko Vitale, Max Holloway, Luis Smolka, Kailin Curran, Angela Lee, Maki Pitolo, Russel Doane, Brad Tavares, Yancy Medeiros, Christian Lee, as well as Pride veterans Chris Brennan and Ron H2O-Man Waterman.  
 
 

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