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’The Flash’ to invoke rematch clause

For the first time in ONE Championship history, Brazilian Bibiano “The Flash” Fernandes was on the losing end of a decision, falling to Kevin “The Silencer” Belingon of the Philippines via split decision in the main event of...... Read More

Alexandre ’stronger’ for Holzken rematch

When Cosmo “Good Boy” Alexandre (69-18-1) walks down the ramp on Saturday, he will welcome Dutch superstar Nieky “The Natural” Holzken (90-14, 1 NC) to the ONE Super Series ranks. The fascinating contest at ONE:...... Read More

Business and sporting leader Sir John Anderson dies

The prominent business and sporting leader Sir John Anderson has died at the age of 73. He died in his Wellington home last night. His son David Anderson said there will be a service at Old St Paul's next Tuesday. Sir John was one of New Zealand's...... Read More

Stars shine bright at Global Martial Arts Awards

Some of ONE Championship’s biggest stars were big winners at the recently concluded 2018 Global Martial Arts Awards held at the JW Marriot Hotel in Singapore last 8 November. Former ONE Lightweight World Champion Eduard “The Landslide”...... Read More

Tate feels there’s a shift in favour of Asian MMA

Singapore-based martial arts promotion ONE Championship filled headlines in the mixed martial arts world this past October for bringing in arguably two of their biggest athlete acquisitions in former long-time flyweight world champion Demetrious “Mighty...... Read More

Race-fixing charges not expected to impact NZ Trotting Cup

It's the biggest day of the year for harness racing today with the New Zealand Trotting Cup happening at Addington Raceway in Christchurch. The sport has been rocked in recent months by allegations of race-fixing involving some of its biggest names. Most...... Read More

Miesha Tate to join ONE Championship as a VP

ONE Championship has signed another world-class martial artist to work in an executive role. Former UFC Bantamweight Champion Miesha “Cupcake” Tate has agreed to join the world’s largest martial arts organization as a Vice President. The...... Read More

Belingon dethrones the bantamweight king

Team Lakay’s Kevin “The Silencer” Belingon spent nearly the last three years with only one thing on his mind – to get back into the cage and defeat Bibiano “The Flash” Fernandes. On Friday, 9 November, he finally...... Read More

New codes confirmed for AIMS Games

With a firm nod to the future, Anchor AIMS Games organisers have announced an exciting lineup for next year’s intermediate-aged tournament in Tauranga. The 2019 event will feature a number of new events, taking the total number of sporting disciplines...... Read More

Maori All Blacks work hard for Brazilian victory

The Maori All Blacks have had to work harder than the scoreline suggests to claim a 35-3 victory over Brazil in Sao Paulo. Heavy rain meant it wasn't a night for free-flowing back play and world No.26 Brazil's busy home pack revelled in the...... Read More