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ONE Championship Announces 18 Events in 12 ...

Dec 06, 2016No Comments265 Views

ONE Championship announced on Tuesday an ambitious 2017 schedule which sees the promotion target 18 events in the calendar year.

ONE Championship Stadium Overview

ONE Championship Heading to Kuala Lumpur an...

Dec 04, 2016No Comments277 Views

One Championship, having finished the year with last Friday night’s card at the MOA Arena in Manila, announced its first two events of 2017.

Brandon Vera - ONE Age of Domination

Brandon Vera and Bibiano Fernandes Retain T...

Dec 02, 20162 Comments311 Views

Brandon Vera and Bibiano Fernandes both retained their ONE Championship titles on Friday, although their bouts couldn't have been more different.

Hideki Sekine

Hideki Sekine Plans to Submit Brandon Vera,...

Dec 01, 2016No Comments296 Views

He may be considered a longshot, but Hideki Sekine will be looking to take Brandon Vera out and capture the ONE heavyweight title on Friday.

Brandon Vera

Brandon Vera Facing a Monster in First ONE ...

Dec 01, 2016No Comments361 Views

ONE heavyweight champion Brandon Vera is expecting a monster in his first title defense on Saturday night in Manila.

Reece Mclaren

Reece McLaren Takes Inspiration From Eduard...

Nov 30, 2016No Comments294 Views

Reece McLaren will be the underdog when he faces Bibiano Fernandes, but he believes he can win a war of attrition with the champ.

Bibiano Fernandes

Bibiano Fernandes Still Motivated Despite A...

Nov 29, 2016No Comments333 Views

Bibiano Fernandes is on an amazing run as ONE Championship's bantamweight titleholder, and he's showing no signs of slowing down.

Mark Striegl in Manila

Mark Striegl Trained with Brandon Vera Ahea...

Nov 28, 2016No Comments268 Views

With his sights firmly fixed on eventually becoming a world champion, Mark Striegl changed up his training ahead of ONE: Age of Domination.

Sotir Kichukov - ONE Championship

Sotir Kichukov Replaces Rafael Nunes at ONE...

Nov 16, 2016No Comments335 Views

Rafael Nunes has been removed from the ONE: Age of Domination card for undisclosed reasons. Replacing him is Sotir Kichukov.

Eduard Folayang rocks Shinya Aoki ONE Championship 750

Eduard Folayang Stuns Shinya Aoki to Claim ...

Nov 11, 20161 Comment690 Views

Eduard Folayang pulled off possibly the greatest upset in the history of Asian MMA, defeating Shinya Aoki and winning the ONE Championship lightweight title.

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Eduard Folayang Plans to Prove the World Wr...

Nov 10, 20161 Comment403 Views

Eduard Folayang knows that he is considered a long shot to defeat Shinya Aoki at ONE: Defending Honor, but he plans to prove the doubters

Marat Gafurov ONE Odyssey

Marat Gafurov Won’t Underestimate Naruntu...

Nov 10, 2016No Comments398 Views

Marat Gafurov has fought 14 times and won 14 times, but no opponent has caused him more problems than Naruntungalag Jadambaa.

Michelle Nicolini

Michelle Nicolini Searching for a Submissio...

Nov 09, 20162 Comments442 Views

Michelle Nicolini is an eight-times BJJ world champion, so it's no surprise that she's looking for a submission victory in her ONE Championship debut.

Amir Khan

Amir Khan All Set for Re-Arranged ONE: Defe...

Nov 08, 2016No Comments557 Views

Amir Khan fighting through numerous distractions and a late opponent change heading into Friday's ONE: Defending Honor.

Shinya Aoki

Shinya Aoki Has Inner Demons That Drive Him...

Nov 06, 20163 Comments547 Views

One of the most celebrated fighters in the world, Shinya Aoki has inner demons that drive him to the top of the MMA world.

Bibiano Fernandes

Bibiano Fernandes to Defend Bantamweight Be...

Oct 25, 20161 Comment320 Views

ONE: Age of Domination is set for the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila on Dec. 2 and the card will now feature two title

Rafael dos Anjos - UFC 139

Rafael dos Anjos Doesn’t Want Conor M...

Oct 23, 2016No Comments608 Views

Rafael dos Anjos isn't hunting a fight with Conor McGregor, the former UFC lightweight champion wants his belt back.

Brandon Vera

Brandon Vera to Defend Heavyweight Title at...

Oct 20, 20165 Comments552 Views

Brandon Vera is set to make the first defense of his ONE Championship heavyweight belt at ONE: Age of Domination.

Roger Huerta

Roger Huerta Replaces Eddie Ng at ONE: Defe...

Oct 11, 2016No Comments462 Views

Roger Huerta replaces Eddie Ng at ONE: Defending Honor next month, making his fifth start for ONE Championship.

Yoshitaka Naitou subs Joshua Pacio - ONE

Yoshitaka Naito Submits Joshua Pacio to Ret...

Oct 07, 2016No Comments447 Views

Yoshitaka Naito remained undefeated, keeping the ONE strawweight championship around his waist on Friday in Yangon, Myanmar.

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Comic Book Loving Yoshitaka Naito: ‘I Am ...

Oct 06, 2016No Comments407 Views

Yoshitaka Naito may be a nerd in everyday life, but when the cage door closes, the bad boy comes out.

Benedict Ang

Benedict Ang Among 4 Singaporeans in Action...

Oct 06, 2016No Comments514 Views

ONE: Defending Honor is set for the Singapore Indoor Stadium on Nov. 11, and Benedict Ang is among four local prospects in action.

Joshua Pacio

Joshua Pacio: From Childhood Obesity to ONE...

Oct 06, 2016No Comments425 Views

When Joshua Pacio was a child, you would have got long odds on him becoming a world champion, but he's an example of how hard

Aung La N Sang Wins

Burmese Middleweight Aung La Nsang Excited ...

Oct 03, 2016No Comments400 Views

Fighting in Myanmar has always been a dream for Aung La Nsang. The Burmese fighter is excited to get a second opportunity in his homeland.

Marat Gafurov Dynasty Title Unification

Marat Gafurov Rematches Narantungalag Jadam...

Sep 29, 20161 Comment412 Views

A second title match was announced on Thursday for ONE: Defending Honor with featherweight champion Marat Gafurov set to rematch Narantungalag Jadambaa.

Chatri Sityodtong at ONE Summit

Chatri Sityodtong Wants ONE Championship to...

Sep 26, 2016No Comments317 Views

ONE Championship founder Chatri Sityodtong sees a future where his fight promotion leads Asian MMA into a robust future.

Mirko Cro Cop

Cro Cop Lands Fight with Wanderlei Silva Fo...

Sep 25, 20162 Comments559 Views

Following a surprising submission victory at Sunday's RIZIN FF 2, Mirko Cro Cop landed a fight with Wanderlei Silva in December.

Ben Askren

Ben Askren Finally Set to Defend his ONE Ch...

Sep 18, 201611 Comments898 Views

It appears undefeated ONE Championship welterweight titleholder Ben Askren finally has a date for his next title defense.

Yusup Saadulaev

ONE: State of Warriors Fight Card Complete ...

Sep 14, 2016No Comments458 Views

The fight card for ONE: State of Warriors in Yangon is complete with a bantamweight bout between Yusup Saadulaev and Jordan Lucas the most notable

Kevin Belingon

Kevin Belingon to Face Muin Gafurov at ONE:...

Sep 12, 2016No Comments449 Views

Two of ONE Championship's top bantamweights are set to do battle in Yangon next month.