Tag: MMA

(SUKAN) ONE: DEFENDING HONOR SET FOR SINGAPORE INDOOR STADIUM ON 11 NOVEMBER

69_sub-sgedit30 August 2016 – Singapore: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced its return to Singapore on 11 November for another exciting evening of world-class mixed martial arts action. The Singapore Indoor Stadium will play host to ONE: DEFENDING HONOR which will showcase the absolute best in local and international MMA talent. Headlining the card will be ONE Lightweight World Champion Shinya “Tobikan Judan” Aoki as he is set to defend his title against the Philippines’ Eduard “Landslide” Folayang. Read more →

(SUKAN) LUIS SANTOS WINS UNANIMOUS DECISION OVER FORMER CHAMPION IGOR SVIRID

IMG_4929rsz27 August 2016 – Jakarta, Indonesia: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), sent the packed Jakarta Convention Center crowd into a frenzy with heart-thumping world-class mixed martial arts action moving to the beat of a live musical performance by DJ duo, GLOWINTHEDARK. ONE: TITLES & TITANS electrified the crowd with exciting bouts, showcasing the beauty of Asian mixed martial arts. In the main event, Luis Santos of Brazil defeated Igor Svirid of Kazakhstan by unanimous decision. Read more →

(SUKAN) ONE: UNBREAKABLE WARRIORS HITS STADIUM NEGARA, KUALA LUMPUR ON 2 SEPTEMBER

67_sub-klLOGO10 August 2016 – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), will return to the iconic Stadium Negara in Kuala Lumpur for another stacked fight card. ONE: UNBREAKABLE WARRIORS is set to electrify fight fans in Malaysia’s capital city with a world-class event headlined by the nation’s own Ev “E.T.” Ting as he takes on Rob Lisita in the main event. Read more →

(SUKAN) TILEK BATYROV STEPS IN FOR INJURED ANDREW LEONE AT ONE: HEROES OF THE WORLD

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08 August 2016 – Macau, China: ONE Championship™ (ONE) athlete and flyweight contender Andrew Leone has suffered an injury in training and will no longer be competing in the main event of ONE: HEROES OF THE WORLD which takes place next Saturday, 13 August at The Venetian Macao’s Cotai Arena. Read more →

(SUKAN) Chatri Sityodtong brings MMA to the mainstream in Asia

Chatri1Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) is considered by some to be the fastest growing sport in the world. Just in the past decade alone, viewership has increased from the hundreds of thousands to the millions. Though the allure and excitement of martial arts in a safe and competitive environment has drawn fans from all corners of the globe, the sport’s popularity in Asia can be attributed to one Thai entrepreneur from humble beginnings. Read more →