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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.

Pongsiri Mitsatit (ONE Championship photo)

ONE Championship star among volunteers in Thai cave rescue

ONE Championship mixed martial arts star Pongsiri Mitsatit isn’t just one of Thailand’s most decorated athletes, he is also a member of the Pingnakorn Rescue Chiang Mai volunteer group, where he offers his spare time to help out in situations when duty calls.

Jihin “Shadow Cat” Radzuan (ONE Championship photo)

ONE Championship Latest News: ‘Shadow Cat’ out to inspire more people

Jihin “Shadow Cat” Radzuan might just be the next young superstar in ONE Championship as she had a ton of hype behind her coming into her promotional debut at ONE: VISIONS OF VICTORY last March.

Kai Ting Chuang (ONE Championship photo)

ONE Battle for the Heavens: Kai Ting Chuang bags inaugural Super Series Atomweight belt

ONE Championship (ONE) made a triumphant return to Guangzhou Saturday night as the biggest and brightest stars in martial arts came out to showcase their incredible skills. The Guangzhou Tianhe Gymnasium played host to ONE: BATTLE FOR THE HEAVENS and electrified the crowd with world-class martial arts action.

Gina Iniong (ONE Championship photo)

ONE Championship: Filipina contender sees perfection of craft with more importance

If she secures an impressive victory over former world title challenger Istela Nunes on Saturday, July 7, Filipina dynamo Gina “Conviction” Iniong might place herself on the verge of a shot at the ONE Women’s Atomweight World Championship.

Alex Silva vs Yoshitaka Naito (ONE Championship photo)

ONE Championship: Naito reclaims title at ‘Grit and Glory’

Yoshitaka “Nobita” Naito of Japan reclaimed the coveted ONE Strawweight World Championship, edging out Brazilian rival Alex “Little Rock” Silva via razor-thin split decision.

Yoshitaka “Nobita” Naito of Japan (ONE Championship photo)

ONE Championship: Silva and Naito face off in open workout

ONE Championship (ONE) recently held an open workout for athletes competing at ONE: GRIT AND GLORY. Held at the Jakarta Muay Thai & MMA Gym on 9 May, the ONE: GRIT AND GLORY Open Workout featured main event competitors, reigning ONE Strawweight World Champion Alex “Little Rock” Silva of Brazil and opponent Yoshitaka “Nobita” Naito of Japan. Also in attendance were martial arts stars Stefer Rahardian, Himanshu Kaushik, Priscilla Hertati Lumban Gaol, and Rome Trinidad who will all be appearing on the supporting card.

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.

BOON Super Series Gloves

Things you need to know about ONE Super Series’ much-awaited debut

Launching at ONE: HEROES OF HONOR is the highly-anticipated ONE Super Series, a celebration of the world’s most effective striking arts as it invites the very best martial artists from Muay Thai, kickboxing, Karate, Taekwondo, Wushu, Sanda and more to showcase their skills on ONE Championship’s global media platform.

Rockie Bactol (ONE Championship photo)

ONE Warrior Series Top Winners take home $100K and contracts

The finale of the first season of Rich Franklin’s ONE Warrior Series, which took place Saturday, 31 March in Singapore, was recently concluded.