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Diamond Fight Promotions: Event Postponed Until October 18th

    The Diamond Fight Promotions inaugural event to take place on October 5th in Singapore has been postponed until the 18th of October.  Follow FightSportAsia for all of the latest news and updates.   Diamond Fight Promotions: Singapore vs The World MMA/ Syafiq Samad vs Jaypee Espinosa MMA/ Elena Ovchynnikova vs Madagmaa MMA/ Will […]

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Diamond Fight Promotions: Singapore vs The World

On Saturday, October 18th at the Resorts World Sentosa in Singapore, Diamond Fight Promotions will throw a mixed fight card with MMA and Muay Thai bouts.  The main event of the evening is the 72kg WDFA World Title fight between Syafiq “The Slasher” Samad and the Philippine’s Jaypee Espinosa.  The Slasher is a 21-year-old fighter […]

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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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Video: Five Questions with Syafiq Samad ahead of Rebel FC 1: Into the Lion’s Den

(Adapted from MMASucka.com) The 21-year-old is set to contest on home turf for the very first time, after appearances in DARE and PXC on foreign soil. Labelled as Singapore’s top Mixed Martial Arts fighter, Syafiq “The Slasher” Samad’s (2-0) decision to get into Martial Arts has been well documented. A ganged slashing incident almost a decade […]

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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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An Impressive Streak: Phuket Top Team Goes 10-0 Over the Last 8 Weeks (Short Documentary)

It’s hard to argue with numbers. Over the last two months, Phuket Top Team, based out of Phuket, Thailand, has been on such a head scratching tear that it’s difficult not to list them among the best MMA camps in Asia, both in terms of location and fighters. The impressive 10 and 0 streak has […]

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