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PXC 45: Fighters on Weight for Bantamweight Title Fight

The PXC 45 Weigh-ins took place today at the Pacific Islands Club Amphitheater in Guam.  The event takes place this Friday at the UOG Fieldhouse in Mangilao, Guam.  The fighters were on weight for their main event title fight in the bantamweight division.  Guam’s first female MMA fighter debuts.  The Aussie Alex Volkanovski looks to […]

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Will Chope on his Upcoming Bouts, Life in Asia

Fight Sport Asia was able to catch up with Will Chope ahead of his Diamond Fight Promotions bout with Rodolfo Marques on October 5th.  Will Chope currently trains in Singapore with the Juggernaut Fight Club.  “The Kill” is the self proclaimed tallest Featherweight in the world at 194cm (6’4″).  Will carries a 20-7 pro MMA […]

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ONE FC 15: Rise of Heroes Results

Tonight, at the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, Philippines, ONE Fighting Championship returns for its fifteenth installment with a stacked nine-bout fight card. In the main event, reigning Bantamweight Champion Bibiano Fernandes puts his belt on the line against former Shooto star Masakatsu Ueda, who looks to end the Brazilian’s 3-year unbeaten run. In the co-main event, […]

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Ana Julaton vs. Aya Saeid Saber completes ONE FC 15: Rise of Heroes line-up

The line-up for ONE FC’s pit-stop in Manila early next month is complete with the latest addition of a women’s match-up. Officials today announced that Ana Julaton (0-0), from the Philippines, will meet Egypt’s Aya Saeid Saber (1-3) in the prelims at ONE FC 15: Rise of Heroes. The event takes place May 2 at the […]

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Caol Uno returns for Shooto’s 25th Anniversary, faces Taiki Tsuchiya in May

Lightweights (143-lbs) collide at Shooto’s historic 25th Anniversary, as former Welterweight Champion Caol Uno takes on the aggressive and always fun Taiki Tsuchiya next month. Shooto announced the match-up on their official website. The event is scheduled to take place May 5th at the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan. And will serve as MMA legend Rumina Sato’s retirement […]

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Tae Hyun Bang vs. Kajan Johnson set for UFC 174 in Vancouver

A Lightweight clash has been added to the UFC’s return trip to Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada later this year at the Rogers Arena. Former DEEP Lightweight Champion Tae Hyun Bang welcomes TUF Nations alumni Kajan Johnson at UFC 174, scheduled to take place June 14th. UFC officials announced the match-up on Thursday. Tae Hyun Bang (16-8), a […]

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Red Card Sports Radio w/ Helen Harper, Danielle West and Thinesh John

Up for some chatter and opinions on Asian MMA? The Fight Club on Red Card Sports Radio, Singapore’s first Mixed Martial Martial Arts radio show, has you covered. A recently launched monthly initiative, Red Card Sports Radio will be bringing you some unique and appealing content on all things Asian MMA for your listening pleasure. In […]

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ONE FC: Rise of Heroes adds an additional three bouts for next months card in Manila

ONE Fighting Championship (ONE FC) takes it’s first show to the SM Mall of Asia Arena on May 2nd for the promotions return trip to Manila, Philippines. The event will be headlined by reigning Bantamweight Champion Bibiano Fernandes and former Shooto star Masakatsu Ueda. Officials today announced an additional three bouts for the upcoming card — Kotetsu Boku vs. Eduard Folayang, […]

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Full Results: PANCRASE 257

Pancrase, 3/30/14 “PANCRASE 257″ Yokohama Cultural Gymnasium Yokohama, Japan Lightweight Bout Isao Kobayashi def. Kuniyoshi Hironaka by TKO at 3:58 in Round 3 Super Flyweight King of Pancrase Kiyotaka Shimizu def. Atsushi Yamamoto by TKO at 4:54 in Round 1 Openweight Bout Yuki Kondo def. Masayuki Naruse by Majority Decision Welterweight Bout Akihiro Murayama def.  Thiago Gonçalves by Unanimous Decision Welterweight Bout Yoichiro Sato def. Eiji Ishikawa by KO at 2:26 […]

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Full Results – Shooto: 2nd Round 2014

Shooto, 3/16/14 “Shooto: 2nd Round 2014″ Korakuen Hall Tokyo, Japan Shooto Pacific Rim Welterweight (154-lb) title Nobumitsu Osawa def. Shinji Sasaki by KO at 4:00 in Round 2 Shooto Pacific Rim Featherweight (132-lb) title Yuta Nezu def. Kota Onojima by Unanimous Decision Lightweight Bout Ryogo Takahashi def. Taiki Tsuchiya by TKO at 3:27 in Round 2 Flyweight Bout Yoshitaka Naito def. Yuki […]

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