Tag Archives: amateur mma

Review – REBEL FC: Next Generation administers new home for Amateur fighters

If there’s one fact that Amateur MMA fighters in Singapore can agree on, it’s that there is no clear path for talents to make it to the big shows. Or, a concise route to becoming a confident and qualified professional fighter. In the past, these competitors found themselves travelling abroad just to get a taste of Amateur MMA action, without […]

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Video – Rebel FC 1: Into the Lion’s Den main card bouts

After months of anticipation and waiting, Rebel Fighting Championship got its first event underway on December 21st at the Singapore Indoor Stadium. Titled “Into the Lion’s Den”, the event consisted of both Amateur and Professional MMA match-ups, with the promotion accentuating its focus on grooming talents within the local ranks and at regional level. The […]

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Rebel FC 1: Into the Lion’s Den – The Aftermath

After months of anticipation and waiting, Rebel Fighting Championship got its first event underway on Saturday night at the Singapore Indoor Stadium. The event consisted of both Amateur and Professional MMA match-ups, with the promotion accentuating its focus on grooming talents within the local ranks and at regional level. The featured attraction of the night […]

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Rebel FC 1: Into the Lion’s Den results, play-by-play

Fight Sport Asia will be on scene and reporting LIVE from tonight’s Rebel FC 1: Into the Lion’s Den event in Singapore. Rebel Fighting Championship was launched in mid-2013, underlining its plans to improve the Mixed Martial Arts scene in Singapore from the grassroots level. The promotion is set to bring about a line-up filled […]

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Rebel FC 1: Into the Lion’s Den Weigh In Results – Lisita, Takeshi official for 145-lbs main event

Singapore – Fight Sport Asia was on scene LIVE at the official fighter weigh-ins for Rebel FC 1: Into the Lion’s Den, where all 24 competitors made weight ahead of Saturday’s fight card. The proceedings took place at a local tourist hot-spot named SCAPE. Australia’s Rob Lisita tipped the scale at 145.5-lbs while “Lion” Takeshi, […]

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Final line-up for Rebel Fighting Championship’s inaugural event on Saturday

On Saturday night, the recently formed Singapore-based Rebel Fighting Championship hosts its inaugural installment at the Singapore Indoor Stadium. The event is set to bring about a line-up filled with pro MMA match-ups on the main card, and Amateur MMA bouts in the prelims. Titled “Into the Lion’s Den”, the fight card will feature a […]

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Final fight card for Ultimate Beatdown 13, tourney format kicks off

The final fight card is in for Saturday’s Ultimate Beatdown 13: Road to Glory event, which is set to take place at the KSL City Mall Hotel & Resort in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Officials announced the match-ups via Facebook. Ultimate Beatdown 13 will take place at the KSL City Mall Hotel & Resort this time […]

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Ultimate Beatdown is set to crown its first batch of champions

Ultimate Beatdown has been a spectacle in the Asian MMA scene since 2011, showcasing twelve events to date in Malaysia. The promotion is known to showcase a wide array of Martial Arts practices in its installments, most notably Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Kickboxing and Mixed Martial Arts contests. Ultimate Beatdown is partnered with ONE Fighting […]

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Island Fight Night – Support the grass roots!

Amateur events are the GRASS ROOTS for 90% of the talent pool you will see in the professional leagues. Island Fight Night is putting on there first of many shows. Hosted at Phuket Top Team in Thailand – the shows will feature all styles of fights – Boxing, Amateur MMA, submission grappling (adcc rules) and the popular […]

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Amateur MMA Circuit in Asia

With a ban on professional Mixed Martial Arts in Thailand, the time is ripe! The progress of MMA in non-Japanese Asia has grown exponentially in recent years, as the spread of support combined with PRIDE’s death and the stagnation of the Japanese market, to the point where a relatively new promotion in One FC can […]

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