Luis ‘Sapo’ Santos vs. Rafael ‘The Machine’ Silva headlines ONE: Tribe of Warriors on Feb. 20

ONE Championship will return to Jakarta, Indonesia with ONE: TRIBE OF WARRIORS on Feb. 20 from the Istora Senayan. Welterweight contender Luis “Sapo” Santos will face Rafael “The Machine” Silva in the main event. Also, Dutch MMA vet Vincent “Magnivincent” Latoel takes on Japan’s Kotetsu “No Face” Boku, and Mario Satya Wirawan faces Yohan Mulia Legowo … Read more

ONE Championship fighters will now compete at ‘walking-weight’ in revolutionary MMA weigh-in program

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

Ben Askren takes on Luis Santos in ‘ONE: Valor of Champions’ Main Event

Asia’s largest mixed martial arts organization with a 90% market share, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has announced two additional bouts for ONE: VALOR OF CHAMPIONS. In the co-main event, Filipino superstar Mark Striegl will make his promotional debut when he takes on the undefeated Casey Suire. Accomplished kickboxer Eugene Toquero also returns to action when he … Read more

ONE FC adds 3 bouts to ‘Battle of Lions’

Asia’s largest mixed martial arts organization with a 90% market share, ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC), has added three bouts to ONE FC: BATTLE OF LIONS. The event is set to take place at the Singapore Indoor Stadium on 7 November. Top featherweights Cary Bullos and Major Overall will face off, while Amir Khan and … Read more

Manny Pacquiao purchases stake in ONE FC; is MMA debut imminent?

Filipino boxing phenom Manny Pacquiao has officially entered the MMA business after purchasing a stake in Asian MMA promotion ONE FC. Yahoo’s Kevin Iole brings the story: Manny Pacquiao won’t be stepping into the cage any time soon, but he now has a connection to mixed martial arts after purchasing an undisclosed number of shares … Read more

ONE FC announces ‘War of Dragons’ set of July 11th in Taiwan

ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC), Asia’s largest mixed martial arts organization with a 90% market share, will visit the city of Taipei for the first time on 11 July. The blockbuster event, titled ONE FC: WAR OF DRAGONS, will take place at the National Taiwan University Sports Center in Taipei City, Taiwan. The event will be … Read more

Weigh-in results – ONE FC ‘Rise of Heroes’

ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC) announced today that all competitors have made weight and are ready for ONE FC: RISE OF HEROES, which takes place tomorrow evening at MOA Arena in Manila, Philippines. The card will be headlined by a ONE FC Bantamweight World Championship bout between current champion Bibiano Fernandes and ONE FC Bantamweight Grand Prix winner Masakatsu Ueda.