Team Lakay Wushu

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Team Lakay
Est. 2003
Founded by Mark Sangiao[1]
Current titleholders Eduard Folayang (URCC Welterweight Champion) (ONE FC Lightweight Champion)

Honorio Banario (URCC Lightweight Champion) (ONE FC Featherweight Champion)

Stephen Loman (Brave Combat Federation Bantamweight Champion)

Crisanto Pitpitunge (Pacific Xtreme Combat Bantamweight Champion)

Kevin Belingon (URCC Flyweight Champion)

Rey Docyogen (URCC Pinweight Champion)
Training facilities Baguio City, Philippines
Website http://teamlakay.wix.com/online

Team Lakay, is a martial arts group based in Baguio City, Philippines.[2] Officially named Lakay MMA Top Team, it is also known as Lakay Wushu or Lakay MMA.[3][4] The group was founded in 2003 by mixed martial artist Marquez Sangiao. Sangiao was also head coach of the Cordillera chapter in Baguio for Wushu, and a seasoned martial artist with past experience in kickboxing, taekwondo, and Jiu-Jitsu as well as a martial arts instructor at the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) and a coach for Wushu at the University of the Cordilleras in Baguio City.[5][6]

Team Lakay fighters use a distinctive style which has its roots in Wushu Sanshou.[7] The success of fighters such as Eduard Folayang, Honorio Banario and Kevin Belingon has helped the Team establish a reputation as being the top MMA team in the Philippines.[8][9]

On October 26, 2011 it was announced that Team Lakay Wushu was a part of the ONE FC Network.[10]

Notable fighters[edit]

  • Mark Sangiao Head Coach
  • Eduard Folayang former ONE Lightweight champion
  • Kevin Belingon
  • Honorio Banario former ONE Featherweight champion
  • Cristanto Pitpitunge former PXC Bantamweight champion
  • Stephen Loman current Brave Combat Federation Bantamweight champion
  • Mark Eddiva former UFC fighter
  • Roldan Sangcha-an former UFC fighter
  • Dave Galera former UFC fighter

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