The Battle for Supremacy: CFC16’s Co-Main Event Preview
The co-main event of Centurion FC 16 (CFC16) is shaping up to be an unforgettable clash. Set to take place on November 15th in Malta’s Sports Pavilion, the bout features the clash of titans Rafael Carvalho and Tiago «Moikano» Afonso. With the vacant Light Heavyweight Championship on the line, the stakes couldn’t be higher.
Fighters at a Glance:
- Nationality: Brazil
- Fighting Out of: Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
- Age: 37
- Pro Record: 16-7-0
- Height: 6’3"
- Reach: 78.0"
- Gym: American Top Team
- Worldwide Light HW Ranking: #193
Tiago «Moikano» Afonso
- Nationality: Paraguay
- Fighting Out of: Capao da Canoa, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
- Age: 26
- Pro Record: 9-5-0
- Height: 5’11"
- Reach: N/A
- Gym: Pelé Team
- Worldwide Light HW Ranking: #153
The Matchup - Experience vs Youth
Rafael Carvalho, with his impressive 16-7 record, brings a wealth of experience to the cage. However, his opponent, Tiago Afonso, is not to be underestimated. Despite being younger and less experienced, Tiago’s youth and hunger might actually swing things in his favor.
This co-main event is about more than just pride; it’s about the CFC vacant Light Heavyweight Championship. Both fighters are coming with something to prove, making this bout one of the most anticipated co-main events in Centurion FC history.
How to Watch
Don’t miss a moment of the action! CFC16 will be broadcast across multiple platforms. Catch the event live on Centurion FC TV, Fite TV, and Arena Fight. In an exciting development, CFC16 will also make its way to NBC’s programming, bringing the unique bouts and unforgettable moments to an even broader audience. Tune in to experience the future of MMA.
With so much at stake, the co-main event at CFC16 is poised to be a bout for the ages. Will Rafael Carvalho’s experience triumph, or will Tiago «Moikano» Afonso’s youth and hunger seize the day? Only time will tell.
Don’t miss out on this epic clash! Tune in on November 15th to witness history in the making.