Category Archives: Asian MMA News

WORLD CHAMPION & GOLD MEDALIST MICHAEL PHELPS ADDED AS SPECIAL GUEST AT WHAT’S NEXT IN GLOBAL SPORTS CONFERENCE

WORLD CHAMPION & GOLD MEDALIST MICHAEL PHELPS ADDED AS SPECIAL GUEST AT  WHAT’S NEXT IN GLOBAL SPORTS CONFERENCE   May 17 2018 – Singapore: Nielsen Sports - the leading source of sports measurement, analytics and insights around the world, and ONE Championship™ (ONE) - Asia’s largest global sports media property, today announced that multiple-time gold medalist Michael Phelps…
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SAM-A GAIYANGHADAO READY TO ADD ONE SUPER SERIES TITLE TO COLLECTION

16 May 2018, Singapore - Following an impressive victory in his first appearance inside the ONE Championship cage last January in Manila, Lumpinee Stadium champion and Muay Thai legend Sam-A Gaiyanghadao is ready to return to action, this time to compete for the inaugural ONE Super Series Muay Thai Flyweight World Championship.   ONE Super…
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ROAD FC 047 official weigh in results and photos from Beijing, China

ROAD FC 047 RETURNS TO BEIJING, CHINA ALL FIGHTERS ON WEIGHT, GRAND PRIX FIGHTERS POST HEFTY MARKS For immediate release on May 11, 2018 – ROAD Fighting Championship announces the results from the official weigh ins for ROAD FC 047 in Beijing, China. ROAD FC 047 will take place at the Cadillac Arena on May…
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OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALIST JOSEPH SCHOOLING NAMED AMBASSADOR OF ONE CHAMPIONSHIP

09 May 2018 – Singapore: The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced that it has appointed Joseph Schooling as exclusive Ambassador of ONE Championship, supporting his favorite ONE Championship athletes on social media or in person when his schedule permits. Lucky fans may also get the chance…
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ROAD FC 047 adds surprise match: Alatengheili vs Kwak Jong-Hyun

Alatengheili vs Kwak Jong-Hyun A surprise barn-burner catchweight match is announced between two very exciting ROAD FC fighters: Alatengheili (12-6-1, Team Alt) and Kwak Jong-Hyun (5-4, Team Force). Alateng returns after a fresh first round KO victory at ROAD FC 046, on top of an amazing 6-fight run that saw him match Jo Nam-Jin for…
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ONE Championship content FREE on Mobile App!

Singtel Group to bring ONE Championship’s martial arts content to mobile customers From left: Teh Hua Fung, CFO of ONE Championship, ONE Women's World Atomweight Champion, Angela Lee, Arthur Lang, CEO of Singtel More photos of the event available here. Singapore, 04 May 2018 – Singtel and its mobile associates Globe and Telkomsel today signed a Memorandum of…
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Yoshitaka Naito has no plans of wasting opportunity to reclaim gold in Jakarta

30 April 2018, Jakarta, Indonesia - After grotesquely relinquishing his possession of the ONE Strawweight World Championship this past December, Yoshitaka “Nobita” Naito has been handed a golden opportunity to win back the gold-plated strap that he once called his and against the only man to ever defeat him. The 34-year-old native of Matsudo, Japan…
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Alex Silva eyes encore performance in rematch against Japanese rival

​ Alex Silva eyes encore performance in rematch against Japanese rival 25 April 2018, Jakarta Indonesia - After fireworks erupted at the state-of-the-art SM Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, Philippines nearly a week ago, ONE Championship shifts focus immediately to its next blockbuster event in Jakarta, Indonesia on 12 May. Taking place at the…
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ONE Championship Rises As Largest Stand-Up Organization in the World

​ ONE Championship Rises As Largest Stand-Up Organization in the World 24 April, 2018 - Fresh off the debut of its highly-anticipated ONE Super Series on 20 April at ONE: HEROES OF HONOR, ONE Championship offered fans a taste of what’s to expect with its latest innovation -- an all-striking league showcasing the best of…
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ONE CHAMPIONSHIP AND GRAB TEAM UP TO OFFER EXCLUSIVE TRAINING AND BACKSTAGE EXPERIENCE WITH ANGELA LEE

ONE CHAMPIONSHIP AND GRAB TEAM UP TO OFFER EXCLUSIVE TRAINING AND BACKSTAGE EXPERIENCE WITH ANGELA LEE ONE Women’s Atomweight World Champion Angela Lee to defend title against Mei Yamaguchi in rematch on 18 May   24 April 2018 – Singapore: The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), is partnering with Grab Singapore ahead of ONE: UNSTOPPABLE DREAMS, set…
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KEVIN BELINGON DOMINATES ANDREW LEONE TO WIN BY SECOND ROUND TKO

KEVIN BELINGON DOMINATES ANDREW LEONE TO WIN BY SECOND ROUND TKO   PLUS: GIORGIO PETROSYAN OUTCLASSES JO NATTAWUT TO WIN BY UNANIMOUS DECISION   ALSO: HONORIO BANARIO CONTINUES WINNING WAYS AT EXPENSE OF ADRIAN PANG     20 April 2018 – Manila, Philippines: The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE),…
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ROAD FC 047 adds Women’s Bantamweight match Ramona Pascual vs Marina Kumagai

ROAD FC 047 RETURNS TO BEIJING, CHINA WOMEN'S BANTAMWEIGHT MATCH: RAMONA PASCUAL VS KUMAGAI MARINA For immediate release on April 12, 2018 - ROAD Fighting Championship announces four more bouts on ROAD FC 047 which will take place at the 20,000-seat Cadillac Arena in Beijing, China on May 12, 2018. A women's bantamweight match has been added, Ramona…
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ONE CHAMPIONSHIP PARTNERS WITH JAPANESE INTERNET TV STATION ABEMATV

ONE CHAMPIONSHIP PARTNERS WITH JAPANESE INTERNET TV STATION ABEMATV   09 April 2018 – Tokyo, Japan: The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced that it has partnered with Japanese internet TV station AbemaTV. With the partnership, ONE Championship live events and digital content will be broadcast to…
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Xiaomi ROAD FC 047 announces match ups for the 2018 Openweight Grand Prix

XIAOMI ROAD FC 047 RETURNS TO BEIJING, CHINA 2018 OPENWEIGHT GRAND PRIX MATCHES NOW SET For immediate release on April 5, 2018 - ROAD Fighting Championship has announced that Xiaomi ROAD FC 047 will take place at the 20,000-seat Cadillac Arena in Beijing, China on May 12, 2018. The opening round of the inaugural 8-man 2018 Openweight Grand…
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Xiaomi ROAD FC 047 adds Jerome Le Banner to the 2018 Openweight Grand Prix

XIAOMI ROAD FC 047 RETURNS TO BEIJING, CHINA JEROME LE BANNER IS FINAL ENTRANT TO 2018 OPENWEIGHT GRAND PRIX For immediate release on April 3, 2018 - ROAD Fighting Championship has announced that Xiaomi ROAD FC 047 will take place at the 20,000-seat Cadillac Arena in Beijing, China on May 12, 2018. The opening round of the inaugural…
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Xiaomi ROAD FC 047 adds Gilbert Yvel to the 2018 Openweight Grand Prix

XIAOMI ROAD FC 047 RETURNS TO BEIJING, CHINA GILBERT YVEL ADDED TO 2018 OPENWEIGHT GRAND PRIX For immediate release on April 3, 2018 - ROAD Fighting Championship has announced that Xiaomi ROAD FC 047 will take place at the 20,000-seat Cadillac Arena in Beijing, China on May 12, 2018. The opening round of the inaugural 8-man 2018 Openweight…
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Loman responds to Mlambo for a potential rematch

Stephen Loman responded to the statement from Frans Mlambo challenging for a rematch for the bantamweight championship of Brave Combat Federation. Mlambo is a former IMMAF gold medalist and trains at Straight Blast Gym Ireland under John Kavanagh. Mlambo had recently won the bantamweight fight between Felipe Efrain at Brave 10: The Kingdom Rises hosted…
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BIBIANO FERNANDES AND MARTIN NGUYEN QUOTES AHEAD OF ONE: IRON WILL IN BANGKOK

BIBIANO FERNANDES AND MARTIN NGUYEN QUOTES AHEAD OF ONE: IRON WILL IN BANGKOK     21 March 2018 – Bangkok, Thailand: Rising star and two-division ONE Featherweight & Lightweight World Champion Martin “The Situ-Asian” Nguyen (10-1) of Sydney, Australia is going for his third world title this Saturday night in the main event of ONE:…
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THAI MARTIAL ARTS SUPERSTARS GRACE OPEN WORKOUT FOR ONE: IRON WILL

THAI MARTIAL ARTS SUPERSTARS GRACE OPEN WORKOUT FOR ONE: IRON WILL  20 March 2018 – Bangkok, Thailand: The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), held an open workout for competitors of ONE: IRON WILL at Bangkok Fight Lab in Bangkok, Thailand on Tuesday, 20 March. The workout featured Thailand’s celebrated…
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