With 2017 well and truly underway, ONE Championship has announced the headline bout for its return to Stadium Negara in Malaysia, with Ev Ting to face lightweight veteran Kamal Shalorus in the main event.
ONE: Throne of Tigers will go down on 10 February, the first of two Malaysian events currently penciled in for 2017.
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Ev “E.T.” Ting currently riding a three-fight win streak, his most being a unanimous decision win after three grinding rounds with Australian journeyman Rob Lisita.
He will face a 39-year-old veteran Kamal Shalorus, who also possesses the ability to finish his opponents with highlight-reel knockouts. He has faced some of the biggest names in ONE Championship’s lightweight division including Eduard Folayang, Ariel Sexton, and Shinya Aoki.
Further bouts will be revealed in coming weeks.