This weekend, history was made as ONE Championship crowned its first-ever women's world champion and the world's youngest-ever MMA champion.
Fans waited 6 long months for ONE Championship to make its way back home to the Singapore Indoor Stadium. It was worth the wait. Warrior's Quest saw a night stacked with unforgettable fights. Capping off the event, fans were also able to whet their appetites on two title fights. Singasports was there to cover the action and we now bring you the highlights of our favourite fights
ONE FC: Battle of Lions, what a night! Firstly, we would like to congratulate local fighters Amir Khan and Kirstie Gannaway for winning their respective bouts! You guys did the nation proud. It was an international MMA spectacle jam packed with action, entertainment, takeaways and talking points.
ONE FC 22: BATTLE OF LIONS' upsets and first round knockouts left the audience with mixed emotions leaving the arena but definitely an exciting experience the fans will remember. If you love the MMA scene, read on y'all.
ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC), Asia’s largest mixed martial arts organization with a 90% market share, has confirmed it will return to Singapore on 30th May with a blockbuster event titled ONE FC: HONOR & GLORY. Undefeated welterweight and collegiate wrestling legend Ben Askren makes his highly anticipated ONE FC debut against Bakhtiyar Abbasov, who is currently riding a nine-fight winning streak.
4th of January 2014 - Marina Bay Sands, Singapore. With a fully-packed arena of 5000 fans, Singapore hosted the UFC for the first time! Hundreds of thousands of fans tuned in from all around the world. Despite some unpopular opinions on the ground regarding UFC's foray into Singapore, the event was electrifying and all of its 5000 seats were snapped up. There was consistent action and excitement right from the start in all 10 matches! Here's a play-by-play fight breakdown of 3 fights that we are going to cover.
Didn't make it for UFC Fight Night Singapore or not too sure what the fuss about UFC and MMA is about? SingaSports presents this infographic to present some facts and stats about MMA in general and what you might have missed during UFC Fight Night Singapore 2014!
Singapore will be hosting its first ever Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) event on 4th of January 2014 at Marina Bay Sands. Local fighter, Royston Wee is a name that will be remembered for a long time. He will be the first and currently ONLY Singaporean fighter in the stellar ranks of the UFC. We managed to catch up the man and find out more on how it feels to be the only Singapore represent in this mega fighting championship event and oh, his ideal win against his opponent.