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Fight Sport Asia’s 2014 MMA Awards: Breakout Fighter of the Year

2014 Breakout Fighter of the Year   Winner: Adriano Moraes (12-1) With an upset win to begin the year, Adriano “Mikinho” Moraes proved he was one of the best flyweights in Asia.  Mikinho snatched the neck of the unsuspecting Yasuhiro Urushitani, eliciting the tap from the UFC veteran in the second round of their bout […]

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ONE FC 22: Battle of Lions Fight Week Schedule

ONE FC 22: Battle of Lions takes place November 7th from the Singapore Indoor Stadium.  The fight card is headlined by the inaugural ONE FC Middleweight Title fight between Leandro Ataides and Igor Svirid.  The event features the return of former ONE FC Lightweight Champ “Zoro” Moreira fighting Koji Ando, Luis “Sapo” Santos making his […]

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ONE FC: Dynasty of Champions Moved to December

ONE FC: Dynasty of Champions was tentatively scheduled for this coming weekend in Beijing, China.  Dynasty of Champions was scheduled to be the Singaporean-based company’s promotional debut in mainland China.  ONE FC’s CEO Victor Cui announced just minutes ago that the event will now take place on December 19th.  Here is what Cui had 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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Brackets announced for REBEL FC’s 8-man tourney, Will Chope & Miguel Torres feature

After announcing all eight competitors, REBEL Fighting Championship officials today unveiled the brackets for the opening round of its 145-pound championship tourney set for REBEL FC 2: Battle Royale later this year. The first round of match-ups will be held on August 1st, with the subsequent round and finale taking place just a day after. The winner of […]

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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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ONE FC 16: Honor & Glory final fight card set with eleven bouts

ONE FC’s return to Singapore next month is a go. The organization today announced the full fight card for ONE FC 16: Honor & Glory which included the final touches of Eddie Ng (7-1) vs. Vincent Latoel (14-14-2) at Welterweight and Honorio Banario (8-3) vs. Jadamba Narantungalag (8-3) at Featherweight. Officials confirmed the match-ups with Fight Sport Asia on Tuesday morning. […]

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Quadruple of bouts added to ONE FC 16: Honor & Glory in Singapore

May’s month end ONE FC card in Singapore has four new additions. The match-ups include Ji Xian (11-2) vs. Thanh Vu (3-3) at 135-lbs, Alan Ngalani (1-1) vs. Che Lewis Perry (5-0) at Heavyweight, Stephen Langdown (1-0) vs. Casey Suire (4-0) at Bantamweight and Nik Harris (5-2) vs. Brad Robinson (2-0) at Catchweight. Officials announced the bouts […]

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REBEL FC 2: Battle Royale set for August 1st, 8-man 145-lbs tourney featured

Following an impressive debut event in December 2013, REBEL Fighting Championship is going big with its second numbered installment in August later this year. Officials confirmed yesterday with MMASucka.com that an eight-man Featherweight knockout-style championship tournament is set to commence at REBEL FC 2: Battle Royale. The event takes place August 1 at the Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre. The tournament […]

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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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