04 December 2014 – MANILA, Philippines: ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC) announced today that all but one of the mixed martial artists competing tomorrow have made weight and are ready for ONE FC: WARRIOR’S WAY which takes place tomorrow evening at the state-of-the-art MOA Arena. Herbert Burns came in over the featherweight limit and his bout against Honorio Banario will now be a catchweight contest.
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Tickets for ONE FC: WARRIOR’S WAY on 5 December in Manila are on sale now at SM Tickets (http://www.smtickets.com). Ticket categories begin with the full Red Carpet and cageside experience for VIPs at PHP 6,360 followed by Patron PHP 3,180, Lower Box PHP 1,280, Upper Box PHP 640 and General Admission PHP 220. Prices include ticketing fee.
ONE FC Bantamweight World Champion, Bibiano “The Flash” Fernandes stated, “On the day of my fight, it doesn’t matter what my opponent does. I want to do my best and that will be good enough.”
The challenger, Dae Hwan Kim, stated, “I know Bibiano Fernandes is a world champion in Jiu-Jitsu, but I’m confident in my skills and I think I can beat him.”
ONE FC Bantamweight World Championship bout: Bibiano Fernandes (61 kg/ 134 lbs) VS Dae Hwan Kim (61 kg/ 134 lbs)
Heavyweight bout: Brandon Vera (110.2 kg/ 243 lbs) VS Igor Subora (101 kg/ 223 lbs)
Lightweight bout: Eduard Folayang (70 kg/ 154 lbs) VS Timofey Nastyukhin (70 kg/ 154 lbs)
Light Heavyweight bout: James McSweeney (93 kg/ 205 lbs) VS Roger Gracie (93 kg/ 205 lbs)
Bantamweight bout: Kevin Belingon (60.7 kg/ 134 lbs) VS Koetsu Okazaki (61 kg/ 134 lbs)
Catchweight bout: Honorio Banario (65.8 kg/ 145 lbs) VS Herbert Burns (66.2 kg/ 146 lbs)
Light Heavyweight bout: Sylvain Potard (92.7 kg/ 205 lbs) VS Jake Butler (92.8 kg/ 205 lbs)
Flyweight bout: Dejdamrong Sor Amnuaysirichoke (56.2 kg/ 124 lbs) VS Rene Catalan (56.5 kg/ 125 lbs)
Flyweight bout: Ana Julaton (56.7 kg/ 125 lbs) VS Walaa Abas (56.7 kg/ 125 lbs)
Atomweight bout: Jujeath Nagaowa (47.95 kg/ 105 lbs) VS Tharoth Sam (47.5 kg/ 105 lbs)
Fans in Asia can catch all the action live on FOX Sports 3. Check your local listings. Also, fans from around the world can witness the action online via live streaming at www.onefc.com/livestream. The event will be available for purchase at just US$9.99.
About ONE FC
With a 90%+ market share in Asia, ONE Fighting Championship is Asia’s largest Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) organization. Headquartered in Singapore, the world’s most exciting mixed martial arts organization hosts the best Asian mixed martial artists and world champions, all signed to exclusive contracts, on the largest media broadcast in Asia. ONE Fighting Championship™ has partnered with FOX and STAR Sports for an unprecedented 10-year cable television deal with a coverage that spans 70+ countries across the world.
Loren Mack, ONE FC
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