ONE FC lightweight champion Kotetsu “No Face” Boku (20-7-2) will put his title on the line for the first time when he faces submission ace and No. 1 contender Shinya Aoki (32-6, 1 NC) at “ONE FC: Kings & Champions” on Friday, April 5 in Singapore.
Kotetsu Boku earned the ONE FC lightweight title in October 2012 with a third round TKO win over Zorobabel Moreira at “ONE FC: Rise of Kings”, while Aoki won his shot at the title following a triangle choke submission in the first round over Arnaud Lepont on the same card.
“ONE FC: Kings & Champions” will broadcast live on Star Sports across Asia, marking the first time a live mixed martial arts (MMA) event has aired on the network. “ONE FC: Kings & Champions” will be available in 28 countries to an estimated 500 million viewers.
“ONE FC: Kings & Champions” will also stream live online at www.onefc.livesport.tv. The preliminary card fights will be free-of-charge, while the main card fights will cost $9.99 to watch.