Tag: ONE CHAMPIONSHIP™

(SUKAN) Geje Eustaquio motivated to become the best flyweight in ONE Championship

Geje Eustaquio considers himself as a fortunate individual, but he has always possessed the drive and talent to achieve all of his lofty goals. Read more →

(SUKAN) ONE CHAMPIONSHIP ANNOUNCES FULL BOUT CARD FOR RETURN TO JAKARTA ON 16 SEPTEMBER

September 2017 – Jakarta, Indonesia: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced additional bouts for ONE: TOTAL VICTORY, set for the Jakarta Convention Center on 16 September. In the main event, former ONE Flyweight World Champion Kairat Akhmetov of Kazakhstan takes on Geje “Gravity” Eustaquio of the Philippines. In addition to the blockbuster headline bout, a series of compelling matchups have been put together featuring the absolute best in local and international martial arts talent.

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(SUKAN) BEN ASKREN RETAINS ONE WELTERWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BY DOMINATING ZEBAZTIAN KADESTAM

02 September 2017 – Shanghai, China: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), sent shockwaves throughout the crowd at the 15,000-seater Shanghai Oriental Sports Center in Shanghai, China with an exciting evening of world-class martial arts action. ONE CHAMPIONSHIP: SHANGHAI showcased a series of compelling bouts, punctuated by a thrilling headliner that left fans on the edge of their seats. In the main event, Ben “Funky” Askren of the United States retained the ONE Welterweight World Championship, defeating Zebaztian “The Bandit” Kadestam of Sweden.
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(SUKAN) Askren refuses to underestimate Kadestam, expects tough title defense

Although he is universally recognized as one of the best cage competitors in the sport’s pound-for-pound rankings and one of the most dominant titleholders in ONE Championship history, Ben “Funky” Askren is not taking his next challenger for granted. Read more →

(SUKAN) Martin Nguyen pays tribute to late father after winning world title in Kuala Lumpur

Martin “The Situ-Asian” Nguyen completed his climb to the top of ONE Championship’s competitive 70.3-kilogram weight class by clinching a prestigious martial arts gold against a fierce Russian rival. Read more →