Kleber Koike To Face Featherweight Champion Juntaro Ushiku At RIZIN 39

Dominant featherweight Kleber Koike will get his first crack at a RIZIN belt next month, facing 146-pound champion Juntaro Ushiku in the main event of RIZIN 39. The bout is scheduled to headline a card on October 23rd from the Marine Messe Fukuoka Hall in Fukuoka, Japan. Koike has yet to lose since he made … Continue reading Kleber Koike To Face Featherweight Champion Juntaro Ushiku At RIZIN 39

RIZIN 37 Announced For July 31st, Eight Bouts Revealed

Japanese MMA promotion RIZIN confirmed Friday that they will return to the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan for RIZIN 37 on July 31st. Along with the announcement was an eight-pack of bouts that were revealed to take place next month. The card is expected to include a fight between high-level bantamweights Naoki Inoue and … Continue reading RIZIN 37 Announced For July 31st, Eight Bouts Revealed

Christian Lee Stops Timofey Nastyukhin Within A Round To Defend ONE Belt

Christian Lee used his powerful punches to stop Timofey Nastyukhin within a round and defend his ONE MMA Lightweight Championship for the second time. Lee was able to drop Nastyukhin with a left hook before landing a series of unanswered strikes on the floor that forced the referee to end the match. The title fight … Continue reading Christian Lee Stops Timofey Nastyukhin Within A Round To Defend ONE Belt

ONE on TNT 2 Preview

Returning for their second week of prime-time programming on U.S. TV channel TNT, ONE Championship will present a five-fight card that culminates with a title fight on Wednesday. Headlining the pre-taped card from the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Singapore, 170-pound champion Christian Lee will fight Timofey Nastyukhin. Here's a full preview of the lineup. Click … Continue reading ONE on TNT 2 Preview

Kang Ji Won Extends Undefeated Record With First-Round Win Over Amir Aliakbari At ONE Championship’s ‘Fists of Fury’ Event

Kang Ji Won earned his fifth win as a pro recently, scoring a knockout victory against Amir Aliakbari in the main event of ONE Championship's "Fists of Fury II" card. The pre-taped card from the Singapore Indoor Stadium aired for the first time on Friday. Kang's win came quickly in the main event, landing a … Continue reading Kang Ji Won Extends Undefeated Record With First-Round Win Over Amir Aliakbari At ONE Championship’s ‘Fists of Fury’ Event

ONE Championship Announces Full Lineups For March 5th and 19th Events

ONE Championship has announced the full lineups for their March 5th and 19th "Fists of Fury" events. The pre-taped shows will take place on Friday at the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Singapore but will air for the first time in March. ONE To Present Six MMA Bouts on March 5th Airing ONE's March 5th event, … Continue reading ONE Championship Announces Full Lineups For March 5th and 19th Events