May 05, 2017 - MMA fans gathered at Glorietta 2 Activity Center for an open work out with UFC fighters Gegard Mousasi, Jenel ''The Demolition Man" Lausa and CJ "The Golden Boy" De Tomas.
Everyone were cheering for the three, as they came up on stage one by one. Fresh from his recent victory against Chris White, the 4-time world champion Gegard Mousasi showcased his skills in front of Filipino fight fans. He also showed his grappling moves and delighted the fans to a rare moment sparring with the URCC two weight division champ Chris Hoffmann who is also a great candidate to becoming a UFC fighter. CJ and Jenel also showed their skills and also gave a sparring show.
"Nagpapasalamat ako sa lahat sa pagsuporta sa Filipino fighters" - Jenel Lausa
"Iba tayo, filipino, puso kahit alam na high level, nag pu-pursige" - CJ De Tomas
CJ De Tomas UFC debut fight is against a Japanese fighter Naoki Inoue at UFC Fight Night 111 in Singapore on June 17.
After the open work out, UFC fans were treated with an opportunity to a meet and greet, photos and some autograph signing.