MALAYSIAN STAR PETER DAVIS TO FACE INDIAN VETERAN RAJINDER SINGH MEENA.
ONE Championship has added six additional bouts to ONE FC: AGE OF CHAMPIONS, set to take place in Kuala Lumpur on 13 March.
The Malaysian Warrior Superfights will feature Malaysian lightweight Peter Davis, who takes on Indian MMA veteran Rajinder Singh Meena and Malaysian fan favorite Ann Osman as she takes on teen sensation Angela Lee.
These bouts will air live on Malaysian free-to-air broadcast station, TV9. Two flyweight bouts will also be on the card.
After three fights as a bantamweight in ONE FC, Thanh Vu will move down to flyweight to take on Malaysia’s Gianni Subba.
Saiful Merican will also return to action to take on Thailand’s Anatpong Bunrad. Malaysia’s Ev Ting will also return to take on Cary Bullos and Chan Rothana from Cambodia will face Ramon Gonzalez.
The Malaysian Warrior Superfights will be broadcast live on Malaysia’s free-to-air television station TV9, the second most watched TV channel in Malaysia after TV3.
TV9 recently signed a deal to continue its partnership with ONE FC as its official media partner in Malaysia. The partnership marks the first time that mixed martial arts will be broadcast live across the country.
ONE FC: AGE OF CHAMPIONS main event will feature a flyweight world championship where Adriano Moraes will defend his title for the first time against Riku Shibuya.
Peter Davis, one of the most prominent faces in sports in Malaysia today, steps back into the ring after a three-fight winning streak in ONE Championship.
Rajinder Singh Meena is one of the leading stars in the MMA scene in India, having competed in the main event of several shows held in the country. Singh Meena is also a proven finisher, and all of his victories have come via either submission or knockout.
Ann Osman is a pioneer of female mixed martial arts in Asia. She burst onto the scene with a series of impressive performances, including her victory over boxing world champion Ana Julaton at ONE FC: REIGN OF CHAMPIONS. Osman has effective takedowns and powerful ground-and-pound, making her a formidable foe for anybody in the division.
Angela Lee, a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu purple belt and an amateur strawweight champion in mixed martial arts, makes her much-awaited professional debut as she takes on one of the most recognizable faces in women mixed martial arts.
Fans from around the world can see the action online via live streaming at http://www.onefc.com/livestream. The event will be available for purchase at US$9.99.