ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC), Asia’s largest Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) organization with a 90% market share, impressed the sold-out crowd in attendance at the state-of-the-art Mall of Asia (MOA) Arena with ONE FC: RISE OF HEROES. Fans were treated to an unforgettable night of mixed martial arts action, culminating in a successful title defence of the ONE FC Bantamweight World Championship by Bibiano Fernandes.
ONE Fighting Championship (ONE FC) has announced three new bouts for their “Rise to Power” card taking place May 31 from the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila Philippines. Kevin Belingon will battle Masakatsu Ueda in the final of the Bantamweight Grand Prix. Eduard Folayang takes on Kamal Shalorus and fan favorite Phil Baroni faces Japanese KO artist Nobutatsu Suzuki.
ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC) announced today that the ONE FC Bantamweight Grand Prix semi-final fights will be featured at ONE FC: KINGS & CHAMPIONS. The event will take place live from the Singapore Indoor Stadium on 5 April 2013. Former Lightweight World Champion from the United States, Jens Pulver, will take on Japan’s Masakatsu Ueda and Kevin Belingon of the Philippines will face Vietnamese-Australian Thanh Vu.
Bellator 64 takes place this evening at Caesar’s Windsor in Windsor, Ontario, Canada and features a Bellator welterweight title fight between undefeated champion Ben Askren and Bellator season five welterweight tournament winner Douglas Lima.
Tonight, Bellator Fighting Championships returns to MTV2. In the main event, welterweight champion Ben Askren will defend his belt against tournament champion Douglas Lima. The rest of the main card features bouts in the featherweight and bantamweight tournaments. This is easily one of the best cards, on paper, so far this season.
After missing out on an opportunity in the upcoming Dream Japan Bantamweight Tournament, Masakatsu Ueda has been matched with Shooto legend Rumina Sato.