Folayang privileged to headline ONE’s 10th event in PH

Although Eduard “Landslide” Folayang has been with ONE Championship since its inception in 2011, it marks the first time that he will be in the top bill of the organization’s live event in the Philippines. The 33-year-old Baguio City native is set to lock horns with Malaysian-Kiwi sensation Ev “E.T.” Ting in the main event…

Stacked card for ONE Championship’s Manila event on April 21

  ONE Championship (ONE) recently announced a spectacular fight card for ONE: KINGS OF DESTINY, which takes place Friday, April 21 at the Mall of Asia Arena. The action-packed evening promises to feature the absolute best in local and international mixed martial arts talent. In the main event, ONE Lightweight World Champion Eduard “Landslide” Folayang…

ONE lightweight champion Eduard Folayang to defend title against Ev Ting

ONE Championship announced on Monday its return to Manila on April 21 to hold its tenth event on Philippine shores. The 20,000-capacity SM Mall of Asia Arena will play host to ONE: KINGS OF DESTINY, which promises another evening of world-class mixed martial arts action that fans around the globe should not miss. Headlining the…

2016: The year Filipino fighters stood tall

The Philippines has produced many notable boxers throughout the years, including Francisco “Pancho Villa” Guilledo, Gabriel “Flash” Elorde and eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao. Although the country has become a breeding ground of world-class boxers, it is quickly carving a niche in other combat sports, particularly in mixed martial arts (MMA). The nation has been…

PHOTOS: Homecoming parade of ONE champion Folayang

Baguio City officials organized a parade for newly crowned ONE Lightweight World Champion Eduard “Landslide” Folayang last December 9. Folayang won the title at ONE: DEFENDING HONOR which took place November 11 at the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Singapore. The Filipino mixed martial arts (MMA) veteran defeated former champion, Japanese MMA legend Shinya “Tobikan Judan”…