Tag Archives: Kevin Belingon

Eduard Folayang (ONE Championship photo)

ONE Championship: Why you should watch ‘A New Era’ on March 31

ONE: A NEW ERA will feature three co-main events, four World Title bouts, and two epic promotional debuts. If that wasn’t enough, the show also features a fantasy-like kickboxing bout (Andy Souwer vs Yodsanklai IWE Fairtex), along with a match featuring perhaps the greatest female mixed martial artist in Japanese history in Mei Yamaguchi.

Belingon vs. Fernandes (ONE Championship photo)

ONE Championship: Belingon vs. Fernandes III added to ‘A New Era’

Belingon and Fernandes first met in January 2016, when the Brazilian made quick work of the Filipino, whom he finished via first-round submission. Belingon was unable to showcase much of his striking, as it was easily nullified by Fernandes’ vaunted grappling.

Kevin Belingon after unifying the ONE Bantamweight titles (ONE Championship)

ONE Championship: Belingon unifies Bantamweight World titles

In the main event of the evening, Kevin “The Silencer” Belingon of the Philippines ended the near-five year reign of now former belt holder Bibiano “The Flash” Fernandes of Brazil to successfully unify the bantamweight titles.

Kevin Belingon (ONE Championship photo)

ONE Championship: Belingon Wins Interim Bantamweight Title

Filipino dynamo Kevin “The Silencer” Belingon derailed Martin Nguyen’s goal to become a three-division world champion by outclassing the ONE Featherweight and Lightweight World Champion with his striking superiority.

Kevin Belingon vs Andrew Leone (ONE Championship photo)

ONE: Belingon could enshrine PH as country with most title wins

If making history as the first three-division world champion in mixed martial arts is what Martin Nguyen is after in his highly-anticipated encounter against Kevin Belingon, the Filipino spitfire could likewise establish a new record for the Philippines in ONE Championship should he win over his Vietnamese-Australian foe.

Martin “The Situ-Asian” Nguyen (ONE Championship photo)

ONE Championship: Nguyen destined to make history

ONE Featherweight and Lightweight World Champion Martin “The Situ-Asian” Nguyen came incredibly close to making history yet again this past March when he valiantly challenged Bibiano Fernandes for his bantamweight crown.

Kevin Belingon vs Andrew Leone (ONE Championship photo)

ONE Championship: Belingon silences Leone

Team Lakay’s Kevin “The Silencer” Belingon dazzled once again with another ferocious display of striking, obliterating opponent Andrew Leone of the United States within two rounds.

Kevin "The Silencer" Belingon (ONE Championship photo)

ONE Championship: Belingon is not letting go of position as top bantamweight contender

For the past four outings of Kevin “The Silencer” Belingon inside the ONE Championship cage, the Filipino knockout artist has proven himself as the next worthy contender for the coveted ONE Bantamweight World Championship.

Eduard Folayang vs Martin Nguyen (ONE Championship photo)

ONE Championship: Top Martial Artists for 2017

While all ONE Championship athletes go out and give their all inside the cage, there are just a handful who have shown the true championship quality over the past twelve months.

Kevin "The Silencer" Belingon (ONE Championship photo)

ONE Championship: Belingon hungry for pivotal win over ‘Old Boy’

For the past three outings of Kevin “The Silencer” Belingon inside the ONE Championship cage, the Filipino mixed martial artist has proven himself as the next worthy contender for the coveted ONE Bantamweight World Championship.