Unlike most major MMA promotions, ONE Championship allows fighters to use knees to the head of a downed opponent. But is that a good thing? 186 more words
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Eduard Folayang is one of just three fighters in ONE Championship history to hold the organization’s lightweight title. He plans to make this reign all his own. 471 more words
For the first time in 10 fights and four-and-a-half years, Shinya Aoki has suffered an MMA loss – and it came in one of the year’s biggest upsets. 117 more words
SINGAPORE — ONE Lightweight World Champion Shinya “Tobikan Judan” Aoki (39-6, 1NC) of Japan is set to face his toughest test yet, against the Philippines’ top lightweight talent Eduard “Landslide” Folayang (16-5) and the legendary Japanese fighter is hard at work, just days before the big fight. 350 more words
Shinya Aoki will soon go for his 10th straight victory and third consecutive ONE championship title defense in November.
Officials today announced lightweight champion Aoki (39-6) will meet challenger Eduard Folayang (16-5) at “ONE Championship: Defending Honor.” 256 more words