ONE CHAMPIONSHIP’S 29TH CARD WILL TAKE PLACE IN YANGON, MYANMAR THIS WEEKEND.
ONE Championship bantamweight World Champion Bibiano “The Flash” Fernandes will be looking to make it 10 straight wins when he steps into the ONE Championship cage this weekend to face Finland’s Toni “Dynamite” Tauru.
ONE: KINGDOM OF WARRIORS will take place at the Thuwunna National Indoor Stadium in Yangon, Myanmar, where a mix of local and international fighters will meet, including a featherweight and lightweight tournament.
Russian fighter Elena Pashnina will make her MMA debut in the ONE cage against Taiwanese fighter Jenny Huang in a female atomweight bout.
The card will also feature local Burmese featherweights as they compete to be crowned champion of the Myanmar Featherweight Tournament. In addition, there will also be a special Lethwei bout between top Burmese Lethwei fighters, Soe Htet Oo and Phyan Tway.
Speaking ahead of its Yangon debut, Victor Cui, CEO of ONE Championship, said the enthusiastic support shown by local media and partners is highly encouraging.
“We look forward to hosting a memorable world-class event here in Yangon with a blend of the best local Burmese talent and top international fighters.”