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Zebaztian "The Bandit" Kadestam | ONE Championship photo

ONE Championship: ‘The Bandit’ fine being the underdog against Askren

While many cageside observers are counting out Zebaztian “The Bandit” Kadestam in his ONE Welterweight World Championship clash against longtime division kingpin Ben “Funky” Askren, the Swedish standout revealed that his underdog role gives him the extra drive to have his hand raised in triumph.

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Kadestam | ONE Championship photo

ONE Championship latest news and update: Askren vs Kadestam main event set for Shanghai this September 2

The race to dominate the lucrative martial arts scene in China has heated up after ONE Championship announced its inaugural event in Shanghai, which is set to take place at the 14,000-capacity Shanghai Oriental Sports Center on September 2.

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Istela Nunes (L) and Angela Lee (R) | ONE Championship

ONE Championship: Lee forces Nunes into submission; Askren deals Thani first loss

In an exciting main event showdown between two talented females, reigning ONE Women’s Atomweight World Champion “Unstoppable” Angela Lee overcame a spirited performance from challenger Istela Nunes to win by submission in the second round.

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