Asia’s largest mixed martial arts promotion, ONE Fighting Championship has confirmed they have officially signed the best lightweight in Asia, Shinya Aoki (30-6-1), to a multi-fight deal. Aoki is scheduled to make his debut with the promotion in the main event at “ONE FC: Pride of a Nation” in Manila on August 31.
ProMMAnow.com Asian correspondent Wesley De Souza caught up with Evolve MMA”s Chatri Sityodtong following the ONE Asia MMA Summit this weekend in Singapore. Chatri, who was one of the keynote speakers at the summit, shared his thoughts on the event, the ONE FC Network, the future of Asian MMA and why he feels MMA will one day be bigger than football.
Evolve Fight Team has released a new video blog capturing their victories at “ONE FC: War of the Lions”. Team Evolve saw victories by Eddie Ng, Nicole Chua, Zorobabel Moreira and Fabricio Monteiro.
They say that a smile can light up a room. Whoever said that was right especially in the case of Zorobabel Moreira (5-1). While for some fighters it’s rare for them to smile (hint: Nick “Stinky Face” Diaz), it’s rare not to see Zorobabel or Zoro, as some of his students like to call him, … 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.
ProMMAnow.com Asian correspondent Wesley De Souza profiles BJJ world champion and Evolve Fight Team member Alex Silva who competes at this weekend’s ONE FC event.
Go behind-the-scenes into the training camp of DREAM lightweight champion Shinya Aoki as he prepares for his title defense against Satoru Kitaoka at “DREAM: Genki Desu Ka!” on New Year’s Eve in Saitama, Japan.