“ONE FC: Kings & Champions” (ONE FC 8) takes place this Friday, April 5, from the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang and will feature a lightweight title bout between Kotetsu Boku (20-7-2) and Shinya Aoki (32-6) in the main event.
The ONE FC pro mixed martial arts (MMA) event will stream LIVE around the world on www.onefclivesport.tv. The preliminary card fights will be free-of-charge, while the main card fights will be available for $9.99. Pre-orders are currently available for only $4.99.
Boku earned the ONE FC lightweight title last October by defeating Brazilian contender Zorobabel Moreira via third round TKO at “ONE FC: Rise of Kings”. Aoki earned his shot at the championship following a first round triangle choke submission over Arnaud Lepont on the same card.
“Kings & Champions” will also include the semifinal rounds of ONE FC’s bantamweight grand prix with Kevin Belingon taking on Thanh Vu and Jens Pulver facing Masakatsu Ueda.
The full ONE FC: Kings & Champions fight card includes:
- ONE FC Lightweight Championship bout: Kotetsu Boku (c) vs. Shinya Aoki
- Middleweight bout: Melvin Manhoef vs. Brock Larson
- ONE FC Bantamweight Grand Prix Semifinal: Kevin Belingon vs. Thanh Vu
- ONE FC Bantamweight Grand Prix Semifinal: Jens Pulver vs. Masakatsu Ueda
- Lightweight bout: Arnaud Lepont vs. Eddie Ng
- Bantamweight bout: Leandro Issa vs. Yusup Saadulaev
- Light Heavyweight bout: Rene Catalan vs. Alex Silva
- Featherweight bout: Bashir Ahmad vs. Shannon Wiratchai
- Light Heavyweight bout: Jake Butler vs. Nuur Muhammad
- Flyweight bout: Ronald Low vs. Chen Yun Ting