May 19th, 2011
Tiger Muay Thai Alumni Joe Ray beats Bellator vet. John Kelly wins MW Championship
Congratulations to American Top Team fighter and Tiger Muay Thai and MMA training camp, Phuket, Thailand Alumni Joe Ray on his recent win against Bellator FC vet John Kelly. Joe Ray, known for his powerful hands displayed great Brazilian Jiu Jitsu technique submitting his opponent via Armbar. Fighting for the for the Champions Fighting Alliance, a MMA promotion in Florida-Joe Ray, already a Martial Combat Superfight Champion added their Middleweight Championship belt to his resume with the impressive showing.
With the win Joe Ray improved his record to 5-1, with his only defeat coming via a VERY CONTROVERSIAL decision on HD Net.
Joe Ray was a member of the Tiger Muay Thai team that went 12-3 during the Martial Combat 2010 season, which was shown on TV in 24 countries to a broadcast of over 310 million homes.