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ONE FC: Era of Champions Set for Mata Elang...

May 07, 2014Comments off634 Views

ONE FC is ramping up its 2014 schedule and on Wednesday announced a June 14 show in Jakarta which will make it three events in

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ONE FC Rise of Heroes Results: Bibiano Fern...

May 02, 2014Comments off564 Views

Bibiano Fernandes defeated Masakatsu Ueda on Friday to retain his ONE FC bantamweight title and extend his winning streak to eight consecutive fights.

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Yusuke Kawanago Reveals Secret “Kaeab...

May 01, 2014Comments off464 Views

When Yusuke Kawanago first fought Rob Lisita in 2012, the Legend FC 145-pound title was on the line. He's got a new strategy in store

Eduard Folayang

Eduard Folayang, the Manny Pacquiao of MMA,...

Apr 29, 2014Comments off617 Views

Largely considered the Philippines MMA answer to boxing's Manny Pacquiao, Eduard Folayang will not rest until he has a ONE FC championship belt around his

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ONE FC: Honor & Glory Card Complete wi...

Apr 29, 2014Comments off621 Views

ONE FC: Honor & Glory is set for the Singapore Indoor Stadium next month. It will consist of 11 fights with three more bouts announced

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ONE FC Champ Bibiano Fernandes Says Masakat...

Apr 27, 2014Comments off534 Views

ONE FC champ Bibiano Fernandes next defends his belt against a tough Masakatsu Ueda, he's not looking at his opponent any differently than he ever

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Deep 66 to Feature Five Title Fights and be...

Apr 27, 2014Comments off473 Views

Deep 66 sees the long running Japanese promotion enter the digital age with an April 29 card at the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, which features

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ONE FC: Honor & Glory Gets Five More M...

Apr 23, 2014Comments off418 Views

The highlight of ONE FC: Honor & Glory will undoubtedly be Ben Askren’s first fight since leaving Bellator, but he is not the only new

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Leandro Ataides Looking to Take the Next St...

Apr 20, 2014Comments off542 Views

Leandro Ataides has a perfect professional record, which currently stands at 6-0, but extending it further will be no easy task because he is slated

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Former UFC Champ Rich Franklin Headed for a...

Apr 19, 2014Comments off869 Views

Former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin has retired from MMA with immediate effect in order to take up a role as Vice President of ONE

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Joachim Hansen and Doo Won Seo Rematch Head...

Apr 12, 2014Comments off830 Views

Featherweights Joachim Hansen and Doo Won Seo will rematch in the main event of Road FC 15 on May 10.

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Former Bellator Champ Ben Askren Set for ON...

Apr 07, 2014Comments off723 Views

Ever since it was announced that Ben Askren signed with ONE FC, fight fans have been wondering exactly who matchmaker Matt Hume would find to

Dae Hwan Kim

Dae Hwan Kim Dreams of Fighting ONE FC Cham...

Apr 05, 2014Comments off1015 Views

Dae Hwan Kim's short-term goal is very specific: "My dream in ONE FC is to have a bantamweight title match against Bibiano Fernandes in Korea

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ONE FC Signs Former Boxing World Champion, ...

Apr 05, 2014Comments off842 Views

ONE FC has been putting together female fights with increasing regularity and officials from the promotion confirmed to MMAWeekly.com that the latest addition is former

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Japanese Heavyweight Satoshi Ishii to Take ...

Apr 04, 2014Comments off588 Views

Satoshi Ishii returns to the ring to headline IGF’s first card of 2014 this weekend. The Japanese heavyweight takes on UFC veteran Philip De Fries

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A Sol Kwon vs. Giovanni Diniz Headlines Sat...

Apr 04, 2014Comments off579 Views

Road FC’s hectic 2014 schedule continues with another event this Saturday in the Road FC - Korea series. A Sol Kwon vs. Giovanni Diniz headlines

Eduard Folayang

Eduard Folayang to Face Kotetsu Boku in ONE...

Apr 03, 2014Comments off650 Views

Three more fights were added to the card of ONE FC: Rise of Heroes this week with Filipino fan-favorite Eduard Folayang slated to take on

Will Chope

Will Chope Speaks Out About the Incident Wh...

Apr 01, 2014Comments off508 Views

Will Chope speaks out about the incident that led to the cancelation of his UFC Fight Night 38 bout with Diego Brandao and his release

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EFC 28 Results: Garreth McLellan Submits JP...

Mar 27, 2014Comments off1109 Views

In the main event of EFC 28 in Johannesburg on Thursday, Garreth McLellan successfully defended his middleweight belt by beating JP Kruger for the second

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Irshaad Sayed in Hunt for Second Major MMA ...

Mar 25, 2014Comments off572 Views

Irshaad Sayed won the inaugural RUFF title last year. The South African is now hoping to win a title with the most prominent organization in

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Pancrase 257 Will Be Promotion’s Last...

Mar 22, 2014Comments off644 Views

Pancrase 257 will be the last event that the two-decades-old Japanese promotion ever holds in a ring and is headlined by a match-up between two

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ONE FC 14 Results: Nobutatsu Suzuki Bests B...

Mar 14, 2014Comments off678 Views

Nobutatsu Suzuki claimed the inaugural ONE FC world welterweight title in Kuala Lumpur on Friday, beating Brock Larson.

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Fransino Tirta Ready to Put Three Years of ...

Mar 11, 2014Comments off399 Views

Highly regarded as Indonesia's top fighter, undefeated Fransino Tirta hopes that signing with ONE FC will put an end to almost three years of bitter

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Peter Davis Believes Hometown Crowd Will Sp...

Mar 11, 2014Comments off1556 Views

Peter Davis has consistently put on the best performances of his career at ONE FC events in his native Kuala Lumpur, and believes his hometown

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Ruff Bantamweight Champion Irshaad Sayed Si...

Mar 10, 2014Comments off549 Views

Reigning Ruff 135-pound champion Irshaad Sayed has had his contract with the Chinese organization cancelled by mutual consent and has signed with EFC in his

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Rafael dos Anjos Hopes a Win over Khabib Nu...

Mar 10, 2014Comments off960 Views

Gradually building up his record in the UFC lightweight division, Rafael dos Anjos believes a victory over Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC on Fox 11 may

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Neither Broken Bones Nor TRT-Fueled Opponen...

Mar 09, 2014Comments off1006 Views

Mark Hunt may be down, but he's not out. The Kiwi is currently sidelined with a broken hand, but he believes he's got another run

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Evolve MMA to Hold Fight Team Tryouts in Ju...

Mar 09, 2014Comments off787 Views

Evolve MMA is looking to add 15 more martial artists to its Singapore-based fight team and will be holding tryouts in June.

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South African Fighter Booto Guylain Dies fr...

Mar 05, 2014Comments off905 Views

South African middleweight Booto Guylain died tragically this week after succumbing to injuries sustained in his EFC Africa 27 bout with Keron Davies, which took

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Former UFC Bantamweight Azamat Gashimov Fac...

Mar 03, 2014Comments off591 Views

After an unsuccessful two-fight stint in the UFC, Russian bantamweight Azamat Gashimov returns to action this month, taking on Zhenhong Lu in the main event