28.3 C
Cagayan de Oro
Tuesday, July 23, 2024

    Latest Posts

    Buksu stude competes in Africa MMA Tourney

    An incoming second-year Development Communication student at Bukidnon State University is set to compete in an international mixed martial arts (MMA) tournament in Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of Congo, on June 29, 2024.

    Twenty-five-year-old Mary Jane Buna, known as The Bukidnon Fighter, has been chosen as one of the two Philippine representatives for the IMPACT Championship 3. She is slated for a head-to-head match with Nigerian fighter Juliet Ukah.

    Mary Jane Buna Fight Record

    “It is always an honor to represent the Philippines in international MMA competitions,” Buna said. “Train like a beast, fight like a warrior, and win with honor.”

    Buna has been an MMA fighter for six years and holds a four win-three loss record. She has competed in various international tournaments, including WOTD in Taiwan, HEX Fight Series in Australia, and Wollongong Warriors in Sydney, Australia.

    Her extensive training includes stints at various gyms across the Philippines, including Cavite, Makati City, and South Cotabato. Currently, she is an MMA Trainer at Upper Room Fitness Gym and Outcast Fight Camp in Malaybalay City.

    Mary Jane Buna aka The Bukidnon Fighter

    “I have prepared rigorously for the IMPACT Championship 3, focusing on physical, mental, and emotional conditioning. I have undergone extensive strength and conditioning training to ensure I am at my peak performance for the competition,” she said.

    The IMPACT Championship 3 brings together 22 MMA fighters from Congo, Egypt, the Philippines, Nigeria, France, and Senegal. Buna will be with  fellow Filipino fighter Marvin Relano Malunes who will compete in the male category. (Courtesy of BukSU)


    Latest Posts


    Don't Miss


    Stay In Touch

    Get updated with all the latest news, offers and special announcements.