Narantungalag Jadambaa and Marat Gafurov will unify ONE Championship’s featherweight world title in Beijing tonight after both fighters weighed in for their headline title fight.
The event, ONE: Dynasty of Champions II, will take place at the Gymnasium of National Olympic Sports Centre in Beijing.
Jadambaa, the reigning featherweight champion, said he was proud to be representing his home country of Mongolia.
“It is an honor for both myself and my country. Tomorrow night, Marat Gafurov and I will determine who will have the privilege to be called the undisputed champion.”
Gafurov, the interim featherweight champion said he will not stop until he is the best.
“It has always been my dream to be champion. I won’t stop until I am considered the best in this sport – for my family, my country and for myself.
“Tomorrow night, I have the chance to claim sole honor of being ONE featherweight world champion. It’s an opportunity that I am ready to seize.”
CEO of ONE Championship Victor Cui stated described tonight’s card as amazing.
“Our featherweight champions are ready to unify the ONE featherweight world championship.”
Featherweight World Championship Unification bout
Narantungalag Jadambaa (65.8kg/145.0lbs) VS Marat Gafurov (65.8kg/145.0lbs)
Flyweight World Championship bout
Adriano Moraes (56.6kg) vs Kairat Akhmetov (56.7kg)
Li Wei Bin (56.7kg) vs Wang Ya Yong (56.7kg)
Burenzorig Batmunkh (76.3kg) vs Nikolay Aleksakhin (76.9kg)
Jeff Huang (76.9kg) vs Trestle Tan (75.7kg)
Ma Jia Wen (65.6kg) vs Wang Ya Wei (65.8kg)
Beijing Featherweight Tournament II semi-finals
Zhang Jia Cai (65.6kg) vs Qiao Long Fei (65.5kg)
Yang Sen (65.4kg) vs Ala Teng Bu Ri Ge De (65.6kg)