ONE Championship has introduced a new weigh-in program that will hopefully be safer for the fighters and also help prevent what happened with the recent Luis Santos situation. Fighters are no longer allowed to cut weight by dehydration and will now compete at their “walking-weight”. The news comes via ONE Championship press release: 23 December … Read more
ONE Championship has announced a showdown between UFC vet Brandon “The Truth” Vera (13-7) and unbeaten Chi “Chopper” Lewis-Parry (6-0) of England for the inaugural ONE Heavyweight Title. The championship bout will headline ONE: Spirit of Champions on Dec. 11, 2015, from the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, Philippines. Vera made an impressive ONE … Read more
Asia’s premiere MMA organization, ONE FC has announced that it will start handing out performance based bonuses. ONE FC’s CEO, Victor Cui, announced that if a fighter has an excellent performance he will be paid an extra $50,000. He also said that more than one fighter can earn the bonus. “If a few fighters impress … Read more
Becomes the Official Beverage Partner for the first India-based Mixed Martial Arts property New Delhi, March 25, 2013: Where there is action, there is Mountain Dew. Known for its bold, daring, fearless persona, Mountain Dew has joined hands with Super Fight League, the first India-based Mixed Martial Arts property founded by Raj Kundra. The association … Read more
World renowned MMA coach Greg Jackson recently taught a seminar at Evolve MMA in Singapore and ProMMAnow.com’s Asia correspondent Wesley De Souza was there for it all. So was Shinya Aoki.
ONE FC and Legend FC have events scheduled for February 11, and Pacific Xtreme Combat and URCC have events scheduled for February 18. It’s a huge couple of weeks coming up for Asian MMA fans.
India has been making some noise in the Asian MMA scene with the launch of Super Fight League (SFL), a new professional mixed martial arts promotion who has hired former MMA super agent Ken Pavia as their CEO.
WEC announced today the signing of undefeated lightweight Tiequan “The Mongolian Wolf” Zhang of Beijing, China. Zhang will debut on Sept. 30 against Alex Karalexis.