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Sage Northcutt Out of Aoki Fight From Lingering Covid-19 Effects

Scheduled to fight the legend Shinya Aoki at ONE Championship on April 28, Sage Northcutt will be unable to compete because he is still suffering from lasting COVID-19 effects. The news is unfortunate because ONE just started its journey with North American broadcasting after the promotion televised its first show...

MMA Elite Status: 10 Lightweights Who Have Built Legacies

The lightweight division in MMA has probably featured more back-and-forth wars in the sport than any other division. While the UFC always seems to set the bar, there are fighters in other promotions that have put in the work and won titles all over the landscape of the sport....

ONE Championship 92 Results: Demetrious Johnson Wins, Eddie Alvarez Stopped (Video)

New champions were crowned at ONE Championship 92 and two former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) title holders made their promotional debuts. ONE Championship: A New Era took place earlier today (March 31) in Tokyo, Japan. In the main event, Shinya Aoki submitted Eduard Folayang to recapture the ONE Championship lightweight...

Who Should Eddie Alvarez Fight In His ONE Championship Debut?

Earlier this week ONE Championship announced arguably its biggest free-agent signing ever as the Asian-based MMA promotion inked former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez to a lucrative new contract. Alvarez is one of the top-five lightweights on the planet and his signing is a massive coup for ONE, who...

ONE Lightweight Title on Line at ‘ONE Championship 54: Kings of Destiny’

The new ONE lightweight champion, Eduard Folayang, will make his first title defense at ONE Championship 54: Kings of Destiny against Ev Ting. The event takes place April 21 from the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, Philippines. It will stream live online via pay-per-view in North America. Folayang (17-5) scoring...

Video: Eduard Folayang KOs Shinya Aoki At ONE Championship 49: Defending Honor

https://youtu.be/aDo66tXntug At the ONE Championship 49: Defending Honor event, which went down this weekend at the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore, a Japanese MMA legend suffered an upset loss in the main event. Featured above is the complete fight between former PRIDE star and longtime Japanese MMA star Shinya Aoki...

ONE Championship 49: Defending Honor Results From Kallang, Singapore

In addition to the events produced by North American-based MMA promotions Bellator and the UFC this weekend, Asia's largest MMA promotion also held a big show that featured a newsworthy finish in a main event that featured a longtime Japanese MMA star getting knocked out and losing his World...

Rizin FF Results (Day One): Aoki Smashes Sakuraba, King Mo Scores Big KO

The end of the Kazushi Sakuraba story continues to be a sad story for one of the biggest legends in MMA history, as "The Gracie Hunter" was stopped in the first round by top Japanese star Shinya Aoki at the first of two Rizin FF debut events in Japan. In...

Brackets For Rizin MMA Heavyweight Tournament Featuring King Mo Set

The Rizin FF Heavyweight Tournament is set, as the new promotion announced the bracket and a reserve bout at a press conference in Tokyo, Japan on Monday. The eight-man grand prix will feature Satoshi Ishii vs. Jiri Prochazka, Teodoras Aukstolos vs. Bruno Cappelozza, Goran Reljic vs. Vadim Nemkov, and Muhammed...

One FC 19 Results — Aoki, Askren Retain Titles, Huerta Wins Comeback Fight

Quick-match results of the One FC 19 event from Dubai, U.A.E.

Ben Askren, Shinya Aoki Added To Title Fights At One FC 19

Two big fights added to One FC 19.