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Filipino fighters Rolando Dy, Jenel Lausa added to UFC Japan card

Aug 03, 2017 - 8:52 PM

Rolando Gabriel Dy will face Teruto Ishihara while Jenel Lausa faces Naoki Inoue at UFC Fight Night 117

ROAD TO REDEMPTION. Rolando Gabriel Dy will try to show UFC fans what he's capable of with a full training camp against a tough UFC veteran. File photo from Dy's Facebook

Eye injury cuts Rolando Dy's UFC debut short

Jun 17, 2017 - 7:43 PM

The UFC debut of Filipino fighter Rolando Gabriel Dy ends in disappointment as the referee stops his bout against Alex Caceres following the second round

DISAPPOINTMENT. Rolando Gabriel Dy fought bravely but was not allowed to continue after the second round due to concern over his right eye. Photo from Dy's Facebook

Filipino fighter Rolando Gabriel Dy gets his UFC shot

Jun 01, 2017 - 1:13 PM

Dy will face Alex Caceres on the UFC Singapore card scheduled for June 17

DREAM COME TRUE. Rolando Gabriel Dy says it's long been his dream to fight for the world's premier mixed martial arts company. Photo from Dy's Facebook

Arte Suave Manila adds 2 more super-fights; 3 Pinoy MMA fighters booked

Oct 25, 2016 - 1:10 PM

PXC standout Rolando Dy squares off with former URCC featherweight kingpin Red Romero while Andrew Benibe takes on Oliver Domingo

SUPER-FIGHTS. Arte Suave adds two more super-fights to its second annual event, involving 3 homegrown MMA fighters. (From L-R) Rolando Dy photo from Rappler, Red Romero photo from his Facebook, Andrew Benibe photo from Yin Quintin, Oliver Domingo photo from his Facebook

Rolando Dy banking on experience to beat Japanese foe at PXC 53

Mar 16, 2016 - 9:27 PM

My advantage coming into this fight is my experience says Dy

TIME TO BATTLE. Rolando Dy will face Japanese Koyomi Matsushima. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PXC fighter Rolando Dy stays at featherweight for good

Jan 17, 2016 - 4:17 PM

Rolando Dy regains his winning form as he secures a unanimous decision victory at PXC 51

FEATHERWEIGHT. Rolando Gabriel Dy will continue his mixed martial arts career as a featherweight competitor. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Rolando Dy decisions Miguel Mosquera on PXC 51 undercard

Jan 16, 2016 - 11:16 PM

UPDATED Dy sweeps the cageside officials’ scorecards with 3 30 27 scores across the panel

BOUNCE BACK. Rolando Gabriel Dy is back on the winning track with a dominant decision victory over Miguel Mosquera at PXC 51. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Rolando Dy returns to action at PXC 51 in January

Dec 04, 2015 - 2:53 PM

Filipino fighter Rolando Gabriel Dy seeks to revitalize his young mixed martial arts career by returning to action as part of the PXC 51 undercard

BACK IN ACTION. Rolando Dy has had an up-and-down career in recent times. Photo from Rolando Dy's Facebook

PXC 48: Pitpitunge knocks out Cacdac; Dy yields to Aguon

Jun 14, 2015 - 1:13 AM

Crisanto Pitpitunge didn t earn the flyweight title after missing weight but he picked up a dominant win in Pasig City

GROUND AND POUND. Crisanto Pitpitunge leaves little doubt as to who is the victor while standing over a vulnerable Alvin Cacdac. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

Dy, Pitpitunge miss weight for PXC title fights

Jun 12, 2015 - 3:46 PM

Filipino fighters Rolando Dy and Crisanto Pitpitunge will compete in non title fights after missing weight for their bouts at PXC48

Rolando Dy has a chance at revenge, but won't get a chance at the PXC title. File photo from Rolando Dy's Facebook

Dy says Doliguez doesn't deserve ONE Championship title shot

May 20, 2015 - 2:57 PM

“It is like ONE FC wants their favorite to win the ONE FC belt easily says Filipino fighter Rolando Dy of compatriot Roy Doliguez

UNWORTHY. Rolando Dy thinks Roy Doliguez should work his way up towards a title fight. Photo from Rolando Dy's Facebook

Two homegrown Pinoys vie for PXC belts

May 19, 2015 - 4:19 PM

Team Lakay’s Crisanto Pitpitunge challenges Alvin Cacdac for the PXC flyweight belt at PXC 48 while Rolando Gabriel Dy meets bantamweight titleholder Kyle Aguon

Crisanto Pitpitunge will challenge for a world title at PXC 48. File photo by Nevin Reyes/Rappler

Fantasy booking the UFC’s inaugural event in Manila

Jan 31, 2015 - 2:07 PM

UFC is coming to the Philippines but who is coming with them? MMA writer Nissi Icasiano gives his take on who should be showcased at UFC Fight Night 65

The Philippines will see its first UFC show this year after years of stops and starts. Photo from Mall of Asia's Twitter

Two Filipinos gun for vacant PXC belts

Aug 15, 2014 - 10:37 PM

Filipino fighters Rolando Gabriel Dy and Glen Ranillo will attempt to bring home two vacant Pacific Xtreme Combat world titles at separate MMA events

Rolando Gabriel Dy will look to follow his famous father with championship gold. Photo from Dy's Facebook

Rolando Dy, son of boxing legend Navarette, makes own path in MMA

May 23, 2014 - 7:47 PM

Though his relationship with his father Rolando Navarette wasn t ideal growing up Rolando Dy has followed him into combat sports as a mixed martial artist

Rolando Gabriel Dy has been all smiles of late, winning his last three fights in PXC. Photo from Dy's Facebook

Ernesto Montilla upsets Cali by submission at PXC 43

Mar 30, 2014 - 1:13 PM

Despite seemingly insurmountable odds Ernesto Montilla Jr scored an upset over former flyweight champion Ale Cali in the main event of PXC 43

POP GOES THE SHOULDER. Ernesto Montilla Jr. (R) locks in an arm bar on former PXC flyweight champ Ale Cali (L) at PXC 43. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler