Category Archives: Asian MMA News

ONE: GLOBAL SUPERHEROES SET FOR 26 JANUARY IN MANILA

ONE: GLOBAL SUPERHEROES SET FOR 26 JANUARY IN MANILA   GEJE EUSTAQUIO TAKES ON KAIRAT AKHMETOV IN THE MAIN EVENT   10 January 2018 – Manila, Philippines: The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced its return to the Mall of Asia Arena on Friday, 26 January. ONE:…
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COMPLETE CARD ANNOUNCED FOR ONE: KINGS OF COURAGE

COMPLETE CARD ANNOUNCED FOR ONE: KINGS OF COURAGE TIFFANY TEO BATTLES XIONG JING NAN FOR INAUGURAL ONE WOMEN’S STRAWWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 09 January 2018 – Jakarta, Indonesia: The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced the complete card for ONE: KINGS OF COURAGE, which takes place in Indonesia’s bustling…
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Xiaomi ROAD FC 046: $1 Million Lightweight Tournament Semifinals Set

XIAOMI ROAD FC 046 ANNOUNCEMENT $1 MILLION LIGHTWEIGHT TOURNAMENT SEMIFINALS RONYS TORRES VS SHAMIL ZAVUROV SHIMOISHI KOTA VS MANSOUR BARNAOUI   For immediate release, January 8, 2018 - ROAD Fighting Championship announces that the Semifinals matches for the $1 Million Lightweight Tournament will take place on Xiaomi ROAD FC 046 at the Jangchung Arena in Seoul, South…
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RIZIN FF World Grand Prix 2017 – OFFICIAL WEIGHTS & FIGHTER QUOTES

                 RIZIN FIGHTING FEDERATION WORLD GRAND PRIX 2017   Special New Year's Eve Appearances by Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic & Takanori "The Fireball Kid" Gomi   NEW YEAR'S EVE   Dec. 31, 2017 * Saitama Super Arena * Saitama City, Japan   LIVE ON PPV FITE TV PPV: 1 a.m. ET / 10 p.m. PT Cable…
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RIZIN Fighting Federation World Grand Prix 2017 providing fireworks in 2017 MMA finale Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic & Takanori “The Fireball Kid” Gomi highlight New Year’s Eve card

RIZIN FIGHTING FEDERATION WORLD GRAND PRIX 2017   Special New Year's Eve Appearances by Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic & Takanori "The Fireball Kid" Gomi   Dec. 31, 2017 * Saitama Super Arena * Saitama City, Japan   LIVE ON PPV FITE TV PPV: 1 a.m. ET / 10 p.m. PT (Dec. 31) Cable & Satellite TV: 5:00 a.m. ET / 2:00 a.m.…
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RIZIN FF World Grand Prix 2017 PPV Weights for Dec. 29

                       RIZIN FIGHTING FEDERATION WORLD GRAND PRIX 2017   Special New Year's Eve Appearances by Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic & Takanori "The Fireball Kid" Gomi   December 29 & 31, 2017 * Saitama Super Arena * Saitama City, Japan LIVE ON PPV FITE TV PPV: 1 a.m. ET / 10 p.m. PT (Dec. 29 &…
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RIZIN FF World Grand Prix 2017 PPV FACT SHEET

                         RIZIN FIGHTING FEDERATION WORLD GRAND PRIX 2017   Special New Year's Eve Appearances by Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic & Takanori "The Fireball Kid" Gomi   December 29 & 31, 2017 * Saitama Super Arena * Saitama City, Japan LIVE ON PPV FITE TV PPV: 1 a.m. ET / 10 p.m. PT (Dec. 29…
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2017 ROAD FC Awards Ceremony Winners

2017 ROAD FC AWARDS CEREMONY WINNERS For immediate release, December 26, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship's final event of the year, Xiaomi ROAD FC 045 XX, took place in Seoul, South Korea on December 23, 2017. Atomweight Champion Ham Seo-Hee retained her belt and her position as the world's top in the division by a fist round…
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XIAOMI ROAD FC 045 XX WEIGH INS RESULTS

XIAOMI ROAD FC 045 XX WEIGH INS RESULTS For immediate release, December 11, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship announces the official results for the weigh ins for Xiaomi ROAD FC 045 XX in Seoul, South Korea on December 23, 2017.   Xiaomi ROAD FC 45 XX weigh ins The weigh ins for Xiaomi ROAD FC 045…
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 XIAOMI ROAD FC 045 XX ANNOUNCEMENT

 XIAOMI ROAD FC 045 XX ANNOUNCEMENT “FEARLESS GUYS” CONTESTANTS MATCH SET: RAMONA PASCUAL VS JIN SEO-WOO For immediate release, December 11, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship announces another women's match for Xiaomi ROAD FC 045 XX in Seoul, South Korea on December 23, 2017. Korean top broadcaster MBC's MMA reality show contestants Ramona Pascual and Jin Seo-Woo will…
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ONE CHAMPIONSHIP HOLDS ONE : WARRIORS OF THE WORLD OFFICIAL FACE-OFF IN BANGKOK

06 December 2017 – Bangkok, Thailand: The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), recently hosted the ONE: WARRIORS OF THE WORLD Official Face-off on Wednesday, 6 December atop the 61st floor of the Vertigo Restaurant in the Banyan Tree Bangkok Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand. In attendance was ONE Championship President of Thailand,…
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Xiaomi ROAD FC 045 XX update: Lim So-Hee replaces injured Lee Ye-Ji

XIAOMI ROAD FC 045 XX ANNOUNCEMENT   LIM SO-HEE STEPS IN FOR INJURED LEE YE-JI For immediate release, December 4, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship announces that Lim So-Hee will replace the injured Lee Ye-Ji versus Araki Miki at Xiaomi ROAD FC 045 XX in Seoul, South Korea on December 23, 2017. Originally, Lee Ye-Ji was set to…
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ONE CHAMPIONSHIP STRENGTHENS LEADERSHIP TEAM

ONE CHAMPIONSHIP STRENGTHENS LEADERSHIP TEAM   01 December 2017 – Singapore: The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced the addition of three new leaders to its senior management team. Hua Fung Teh is named Chief Financial Officer, Mahesh Subramanian is named Chief Technology Officer, and Souvik Dutta…
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ROAD FC announces the appointment of new CEO Kim Dae-Hwan

ROAD Fighting Championship announces the appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer, Kim Dae-Hwan. Following yesterday's announcement by ROAD FC Founder and President Jung Mun-Hong that he was tendering his resignation as CEO, ROAD FC announces the appointment of new a CEO, Mr Kim Dae-Hwan. ROAD FC was founded in 2010 by Mr Jung Mun-Hong,…
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FULL CARD ANNOUNCED FOR ONE: WARRIORS OF THE WORLD IN BANGKOK ON 9 DECEMBER

FULL CARD ANNOUNCED FOR ONE: WARRIORS OF THE WORLD IN BANGKOK ON 9 DECEMBER   YOSHITAKA NAITO TO DEFEND ONE STRAWWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP AGAINST ALEX SILVA   SHANNON WIRATCHAI TAKES ON RASUL YAKHYAEV IN ONE LIGHTWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE ELIMINATOR     28 November 2017 – Bangkok, Thailand: The largest global sports media property in…
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Xiaomi ROAD FC 045 XX: all matches open for Young Guns 38 prelims

XIAOMI ROAD FC 045 XX ANNOUNCEMENT YOUNG GUNS 38 NOW OPEN For immediate release, November 27, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship opens all matches on the Young Guns 38 preliminary card for Xiaomi ROAD FC 045 XX in Seoul, South Korea on December 23, 2017. Baoyincang vs Ki Won-Bin In a -72kg Catchweight Match is the return of…
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BEN ASKREN STOPS SHINYA AOKI TO RETAIN ONE WELTERWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

BEN ASKREN STOPS SHINYA AOKI TO RETAIN ONE WELTERWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP PLUS: AMIR KHAN OUTLASTS ADRIAN PANG TO CAPTURE UNANIMOUS DECISION WIN ALSO: LEANDRO ISSA CLAIMS UNANIMOUS DECISION OVER DAE HWAN KIM 24 November 2017 – Singapore: The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), electrified the packed Singapore Indoor Stadium…
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Xiaomi ROAD FC 045 update: Nandin-Erdene vs Rafael Fiziev in a thrilling strikers’ clash

XIAOMI ROAD FC 045 ANNOUNCEMENT LIGHTWEIGHT THRILLERS CLASH: NANDIN-ERDENE VS RAFAEL FIZIEV For immediate release, November 21, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship announces a lightweight bout between former $1 Million Tournament contestants Nandin-Erdene and Rafael Fiziev on Part 1 of Xiaomi ROAD FC 045 in Seoul, South Korea onDecember 23, 2017. Nandin-Erdene vs Rafael Fiziev Nandin-Erdene Munguntsooj…
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ONE: IMMORTAL PURSUIT IN SINGAPORE COMPLETE WITH 10 BOUTS

ONE: IMMORTAL PURSUIT IN SINGAPORE COMPLETE WITH 10 BOUTS   BEN ASKREN TO DEFEND ONE WELTERWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP AGAINST SHINYA AOKI IN FINAL PROFESSIONAL BOUT   AMIR KHAN TAKES ON ADRIAN PANG IN THE CO-MAIN EVENT   17 November 2017 – Singapore: The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just…
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ROAD FC $1 Million Lightweight Tournament Semifinal Matches

$1 MILLION TOURNAMENT SEMIFINALS SET: Ronys Torres vs Shamil Zavurov Mansour Barnaoui vs Shimoishi Kota   For immediate release, November 14, 2017 - Xiaomi ROAD FC 044 took place on November 11, 2017 at the Hebei Gymnasium in Shijiazhuang, China. The event aired liv on CCTV5 in China, MBC Sports+ in South Korea, Abema in Japan, MNB…
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XIAOMI ROAD FC 044 OFFICIAL RESULTS

XIAOMI ROAD FC 044 OFFICIAL RESULTS For immediate release, November 12, 2017 - Xiaomi ROAD FC 044 took place on November 11, 2017 at the Hebei Gymnasium in Shijiazhuang, China. The event aired liv on CCTV5 in China, MBC Sports+ in South Korea, Abema in Japan, MNB in Mongolia, SportsFix in Southeast Asia, and YouTube…
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XIAOMI ROAD FC 044 OFFICIAL WEIGH IN RESULTS

XIAOMI ROAD FC 044 OFFICIAL WEIGH IN RESULTS For immediate release, November 10, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship returnS to China for Xiaomi ROAD FC 044 on November 11, 2017 at the Hebei Gymnasium in Shijiazhuang. On November 10th, the Official Weigh Ins were held at the Hilton Shijiazhuang, and all fighters successfully made weight.…
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XIAOMI ROAD FC 044 ANNOUNCEMENT LATE NOTICE IMAI SHUNYA REPLACES BRUNO MIRANDA

XIAOMI ROAD FC 044 ANNOUNCEMENT LATE NOTICE IMAI SHUNYA REPLACES BRUNO MIRANDA For immediate release, November 8, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship will once again return to China for Xiaomi ROAD FC 044 onNovember 11, 2017. Xiaomi ROAD FC 044 will take place at the Hebei Gymnasium in Shijiazhuang in conjunction with the city to commemorate the…
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CHATRI SITYODTONG TO RECEIVE 2017 INFLUENTIAL BRANDS TOP CEO OF THE YEAR AWARD

CHATRI SITYODTONG TO RECEIVE 2017 INFLUENTIAL BRANDS TOP CEO OF THE YEAR AWARD   07 November 2017 – Singapore: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced that Chatri Sityodtong, Chairman and CEO of ONE Championship, is scheduled to receive the 2017 InfluentialBrands® Top CEO of the Year award at the…
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XIAOMI ROAD FC 045 XX ANNOUNCEMENT YOSHIKO IS BACK!

XIAOMI ROAD FC 045 XX ANNOUNCEMENT   YOSHIKO IS BACK! For immediate release, November 6, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship announces the return of the infamous Yoshiko at Xiaomi ROAD FC 045 XX in Seoul, South Korea on December 23, 2017. She's back! Outstanding women's professional wrestler from Japan, Yoshiko (2-0, SEAdLINNNG) will be making her third appearance…
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AUNG LA N SANG VICTORIOUS OVER ALAIN NGALANI IN FIRST EVER OPEN WEIGHT SUPER-BOUT

03 November 2017 – Yangon, Myanmar: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), once again electrified the Thuwunna Indoor Stadium with another blockbuster evening of authentic martial arts. ONE: HERO’S DREAM showcased the absolute best in local and international martial arts talent competing inside the ONE Championship cage. In the main…
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