Category Archives: Asian MMA News

EDUARD FOLAYANG TO FACE MARTIN NGUYEN AT ONE: LEGENDS OF THE WORLD IN MANILA

EDUARD FOLAYANG TO FACE MARTIN NGUYEN AT ONE: LEGENDS OF THE WORLD IN MANILA   19 September 2017 – Manila, Philippines: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced another blockbuster evening of world-class martial arts action as ONE: LEGENDS OF THE WORLD hits the Mall of Asia Arena in…
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KAIRAT AKHMETOV SCORES SPLIT DECISION VICTORY OVER GEJE EUSTAQUIO

KAIRAT AKHMETOV SCORES SPLIT DECISION VICTORY OVER GEJE EUSTAQUIO   PLUS: STEFER RAHARDIAN REMAINS UNBEATEN WITH QUICK SUBMISSION FINISH OF SIM BUNSRUN   ALSO: ALAIN NGALANI SCORES FASTEST FINISH IN ONE CHAMPIONSHIP HEAVYWEIGHT HISTORY     16 September 2017 – Jakarta, Indonesia: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), once again…
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ONE CHAMPIONSHIP HOLDS OPEN WORKOUT FOR COMPETITORS OF ONE: TOTAL VICTORY

ONE CHAMPIONSHIP HOLDS OPEN WORKOUT FOR COMPETITORS OF ONE: TOTAL VICTORY ​​   ​ 14 September 2017 – Jakarta, Indonesia: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), held an open workout for competitors of ONE: TOTAL VICTORY at the Celebrity Fitness gym of FX Sudirman in Jakarta, Indonesia on Thursday, 14…
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TWO BLOCKBUSTER MAIN EVENTS HEADLINE ONE: IMMORTAL PURSUIT IN SINGAPORE

TWO BLOCKBUSTER MAIN EVENTS HEADLINE ONE: IMMORTAL PURSUIT IN SINGAPORE   ONE WOMEN’S ATOMWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION ANGELA LEE FACES MEI YAMAGUCHI IN REMATCH   ONE WELTERWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION BEN ASKREN FACES SHINYA AOKI IN RETIREMENT BOUT   14 September 2017 – Singapore: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just…
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XIAOMI ROAD FC 043 and 044 ANNOUNCEMENTS

XIAOMI ROAD FC 043 and 044 ANNOUNCEMENTS DATE CHANGE, A CHAMP'S RETURN, AND $1 MILLION TOURNAMENT QUARTERFINALS For immediate release, September 6, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship announces a renumbering for the next two events, with one date change. Xiaomi ROAD FC 043 (formerly 044) will take place on October 28, 2017 in Seoul, South Korea at the Jangchung…
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BEN ASKREN AND ZEBAZTIAN KADESTAM FACE-OFF AHEAD OF ONE CHAMPIONSHIP: SHANGHAI

BEN ASKREN AND ZEBAZTIAN KADESTAM FACE-OFF AHEAD OF ONE CHAMPIONSHIP: SHANGHAI 1 September 2017 – Shanghai, China: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), recently held the ONE CHAMPIONSHIP: SHANGHAI Official Face-Off, featuring main event combatants ONE Welterweight World Champion Ben Askren of the United States and challenger Zebaztian Kadestam of Sweden. The…
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JACK LIM APPOINTED AS CHIEF COMMERCIAL OFFICER OF ONE CHAMPIONSHIP

JACK LIM APPOINTED AS CHIEF COMMERCIAL OFFICER OF ONE CHAMPIONSHIP     29 August 2017 – Singapore: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced the addition of senior executive Jack Lim to its executive leadership team. Jack Lim joins the company as Chief Commercial Officer of ONE Championship…
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ROAD FC RETURNS TO SHIJIAZHUANG, CHINA FOR XIAOMI ROAD FC 043

XIAOMI ROAD FC 043 ANNOUNCEMENT   ROAD FC RETURNS TO SHIJIAZHUANG, CHINA FOR XIAOMI ROAD FC 043   For immediate release, August 29, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship announces a return to Shijiazhuang, Hebei, China for Xiaomi ROAD FC 043. The event will take place on October 21, 2017.   Prior to this event, Xiaomi ROAD FC 042…
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KAIRAT AKHMETOV AND GEJE EUSTAQUIO SET FOR MAIN EVENT AT ONE: TOTAL VICTORY

KAIRAT AKHMETOV AND GEJE EUSTAQUIO SET FOR MAIN EVENT AT ONE: TOTAL VICTORY 22 August 2017 – Jakarta, Indonesia: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced ONE: TOTAL VICTORY, set for 16 September at the Jakarta Convention Center in Indonesia. The evening promises another spectacular showcase of authentic martial…
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ONE CHAMPIONSHIP ANNOUNCES FULL BOUT CARD FOR INAUGURAL EVENT IN SHANGHAI

ONE CHAMPIONSHIP ANNOUNCES FULL BOUT CARD FOR INAUGURAL EVENT IN SHANGHAI   ONE WELTERWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION BEN ASKREN TO DEFEND TITLE AGAINST ZEBAZTIAN KADESTAM IN MAIN EVENT     17 August 2017 – Shanghai, China: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced its inaugural event in Shanghai, China, which…
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Xiaomi ROAD FC 042: Aorigele returns to face Masuda Yusuke

XIAOMI ROAD FC 042 ANNOUNCEMENT AORIGELE RETURNS VS MASUDA YUSUKE FIREMAN SHIN DONG-GUK FIGHTS IN HIS HOMETOWN   For immediate release, August 16, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship announces two more matches for Xiaomi ROAD FC 042, which will be held during the Chungju World Martial Arts Festival in Chungju, South Korea at the Chungju World Martial…
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Xiaomi ROAD FC 0fficial Weigh In Results

Xiaomi ROAD FC 0fficial Weigh In Results     ROAD Fighting Championship announces that all fighters are on weight for Xiaomi ROAD FC 041 which will take place on August 12, 2017 in Wonju, South Korea at the Wonju Gymnasium.   In the main event Openweight match between Myung Hyun-Man and Chris Barnett, both men stated they…
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XIAOMI ROAD FC 042 ANNOUNCEMENT MINOWA MAN VS YOON DONG-SIK

[adsenseyu1] XIAOMI ROAD FC 042 ANNOUNCEMENT MINOWA MAN VS YOON DONG-SIK [adsenseyu2] XIAOMI ROAD FC 042 ANNOUNCEMENT MINOWA MAN VS YOON DONG-SIK   For immediate release, August 4, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship announces a legend versus legend match for Xiaomi ROAD FC 042 on September 23: Minowa Man versus Yoon Dong-Sik. Xiaomi ROAD FC 042 will be…
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ONE CHAMPIONSHIP ANNOUNCES TELEVISION DEAL WITH PAN LATIN AMERICA BROADCAST GIANT CLARO SPORTS

[adsenseyu1] ONE CHAMPIONSHIP ANNOUNCES TELEVISION DEAL WITH PAN LATIN AMERICA BROADCAST GIANT CLARO SPORTS [adsenseyu2] ONE CHAMPIONSHIP ANNOUNCES TELEVISION DEAL WITH PAN LATIN AMERICA BROADCAST GIANT CLARO SPORTS 26 July 2017 – Singapore: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced a blockbuster broadcast partnership with Claro Sports, a multimedia…
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Xiaomi ROAD FC 042 set for the Chungju World Martial Arts Festival

[adsenseyu1] Xiaomi ROAD FC 042 set for the Chungju World Martial Arts Festival [adsenseyu2] XIAOMI ROAD FC 042 ANNOUNCEMENT ROAD FC JOINS CHUNGJU WORLD MARTIAL ARTS FESTIVAL   For immediate release, July 26, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship announces that following Xiaomi ROAD FC 041 on August 12, 2017, the next event will be Xiaomi ROAD FC 042…
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ONE CHAMPIONSHIP bringing its total capital raised to US$100 million.

[adsenseyu1] ONE CHAMPIONSHIP bringing its total capital raised to US$100 million. [adsenseyu2] ONE CHAMPIONSHIP RAISES SERIES C INVESTMENT  LED BY SEQUOIA INDIA AND MISSION HOLDINGS Total Capital Raised Now At US$100,000,000  20 July 2017 – Singapore: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), announced today that it has secured a significant equity…
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[adsenseyu1] Xiaomi ROAD FC 040 results and photos: 8 advance in $1 Million Tournament, Mighty Mo remains the king [adsenseyu2] XIAOMI ROAD FC 040 OFFICIAL RESULTS MIGHTY MO REMAINS OPENWEIGHT CHAMPION 8 $1 MILLION TOURNAMENT FIGHTERS ADVANCE   For immediate release, July 15, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship announces the official results for Xiaomi ROAD FC 040…
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XIAOMI ROAD FC 040 PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES AND PHOTOS

[adsenseyu1] XIAOMI ROAD FC 040 PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES AND PHOTOS [adsenseyu2] XIAOMI ROAD FC 040 ANNOUNCEMENT XIAOMI ROAD FC 040 PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES AND PHOTOS     For immediate release, July 15, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship presents the comments from the $1 Million Lightweight Tournament fighters from the press conference for Xiaomi ROAD FC 040 which…
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ONE CHAMPIONSHIP ANNOUNCES ONE: QUEST FOR GREATNESS FOR KUALA LUMPUR ON 18 AUGUST

[adsenseyu1] ONE CHAMPIONSHIP ANNOUNCES ONE: QUEST FOR GREATNESS FOR KUALA LUMPUR ON 18 AUGUST ONE FEATHERWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION MARAT GAFUROV DEFENDS TITLE AGAINST MARTIN NGUYEN [adsenseyu2]   10 July 2017 – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced another blockbuster evening of authentic martial arts action.…
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FITE TV to stream Rizin Fighting Federation World-Grand Prix 2017 action

[adsenseyu1] FITE TV to stream Rizin Fighting Federation World-Grand Prix 2017 action [adsenseyu2] RIZIN FIGHTING FEDERATION WORLD GRAND-PRIX 2017 July 30, 2017 * Saitama Super Arena * Saitama City, Saitama, Japan STREAMING LIVE ON FITE TV 1 a.m. ET / 10 p.m. PT (Saturday, July 29) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FITE TV to stream Rizin Fighting…
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ADDITIONAL BOUTS CONFIRMED AT ONE: CONQUEST OF KINGS IN SURABAYA, INDONESIA

[adsenseyu1] ADDITIONAL BOUTS CONFIRMED AT ONE: CONQUEST OF KINGS IN SURABAYA, INDONESIA [adsenseyu2] ADDITIONAL BOUTS CONFIRMED AT ONE: CONQUEST OF KINGS IN SURABAYA, INDONESIA 05 July 2017 – Surabaya, Indonesia: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced additional bouts for ONE: CONQUEST OF KINGS. The inaugural event in Surabaya…
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ROAD official statement on dismissal of Song Ga-Yeon’s criminal lawsuit

[adsenseyu1] ROAD official statement on dismissal of Song Ga-Yeon's criminal lawsuit [adsenseyu2] ROAD'S OFFICIAL STATEMENT ON THE DISMISSAL  OF SONG GA-YEON'S CRIMINAL SUIT AGAINST CEO JUNG MUN-HONG   For immediate release, July 4, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship presents the official statement of the company on the dismissal of the criminal lawsuit filed by competitor Song Ga-Yeon against CEO…
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XIAOMI ROAD FC 041 ANNOUNCEMENT CHOI MU-BAE AND JAKE HEUN MEET AT OPENWEIGHT

[adsenseyu1] XIAOMI ROAD FC 041 ANNOUNCEMENT CHOI MU-BAE AND JAKE HEUN MEET AT OPENWEIGHT [adsenseyu2] XIAOMI ROAD FC 041 ANNOUNCEMENT CHOI MU-BAE AND JAKE HEUN MEET AT OPENWEIGHT For immediate release, July 4, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship announces that Choi Mu-Bae will face Jake Heun on Xiaomi ROAD FC 041on August 12, 2017 in Wonju, South Korea at…
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XIAOMI ROAD FC 040 ANNOUNCEMENT

[adsenseyu1] XIAOMI ROAD FC 040 ANNOUNCEMENT [adsenseyu2]  XIAOMI ROAD FC 040 ANNOUNCEMENT FULL CARD OPEN, EVENT BROADCAST, TICKETS AND POSTER RELEASED For immediate release, June 28, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship announces the full card for Xiaomi ROAD FC 040 on July 15, 2017 in the Jangchung Arena in Seoul, South Korea.  This mammoth 14-fight card will be a…
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ONE CHAMPIONSHIP RENEWS PARTNERSHIP WITH BROADCAST GIANT ABS-CBN

[adsenseyu1] ONE CHAMPIONSHIP RENEWS PARTNERSHIP WITH BROADCAST GIANT ABS-CBN [adsenseyu2] ONE CHAMPIONSHIP RENEWS PARTNERSHIP WITH BROADCAST GIANT ABS-CBN   28 June 2017 – Manila, Philippines: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced that the company has renewed its partnership with ABS-CBN, the Philippines’ leading media and entertainment organization.…
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ONE: KINGS & CONQUERORS SET FOR 5 AUGUST IN MACAO

[adsenseyu1] ONE: KINGS & CONQUERORS SET FOR 5 AUGUST IN MACAO [adsenseyu2] ONE: KINGS & CONQUERORS SET FOR 5 AUGUST IN MACAO ONE BANTAMWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION BIBIANO FERNANDES TO DEFEND TITLE AGAINST ANDREW LEONE 27 June 2017 – Macao, China: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has announced its second…
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ONE CHAMPIONSHIP HOLDS INAUGURAL EVENT IN SURABAYA, INDONESIA WITH ONE: CONQUEST OF KINGS

[adsenseyu1] ONE CHAMPIONSHIP HOLDS INAUGURAL EVENT IN SURABAYA, INDONESIA WITH ONE: CONQUEST OF KINGS [adsenseyu2] ONE CHAMPIONSHIP HOLDS INAUGURAL EVENT IN SURABAYA, INDONESIA WITH ONE: CONQUEST OF KINGS KAIRAT AKHMETOV RETURNS TO FACE ADRIANO MORAES IN FLYWEIGHT TITLE UNIFICATION 21 June 2017 – Surabaya, Indonesia: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE),…
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Xiaomi ROAD FC 039 injury update:

[adsenseyu1] Xiaomi ROAD FC 039 injury update: [adsenseyu2] Xiaomi ROAD FC 039 injury update:  Aorigele's future progeny safe, Shim out for 3 months For immediate release:   June 15, 2017 – ROAD Fighting Championship would like to present updates on the condition of several fighters who were injured at Xiaomi ROAD FC 039 on June…
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