Three athletes from Happy Red Rooster MMA, Wanlambok Lyngdoh, Jerose Lamare, and Echwamidao Phawa, brought home medals from Abu Dhabi Combat Championship (ADCC), held in Delhi.
ADCC is the premier submission grappling tournament worldwide, one that attracts the best martial artists from various grappling disciplines across the globe. Known for its intense competition, ADCC is the ultimate benchmark for excellence in grappling combat.
Phawa secured Gold at the tournament while Jerose Lamare demonstrated exceptional technique and resilience, earning the Silver medal. In his first competition, Lyngdoh displayed impressive prowess to claim the Bronze.
Adding to the triumph, Nick, a former member of Happy Red Rooster MMA who relocated to Delhi and now trains at Rebel MMA, secured Silver in his weight category.
“Happy Red Rooster MMA is immensely proud of its athletes’ achievements at ADCC, underscoring the team’s commitment to nurturing talent and fostering excellence in the sport,” an official statement here said today.
The success of the athletes and other former members like Nick highlights the centre’s dedication to producing elite fighters, it said.