ONE FC 20 takes place on September 12, 2014 in an historic groundbreaking location of Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Correspondent Joanna Ash is live on on scene for the event, with photographs from SingaporeMaven.com.
11 September 2014 – Phnom Penh, Cambodia: Asia’s largest mixed martial arts organization with a 90% market share, ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC), announced today that all but one of the fighters have made weight and are ready for ONE FC: RISE OF THE KINGDOM which takes place tomorrow evening at the Koh Pich Theatre in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Chan Reach failed to make weight and will be replaced by Kun Khmer Champion, Sam Ang Dun.
Visit the official ONE FC: RISE OF THE KINGDOM weigh-in photo gallery by clicking:
CEO of ONE Fighting Championship™ Victor Cui stated, “We are very excited about ONE FC: RISE OF THE KINGDOM, being here in Cambodia for the very first time! Our band of world-class mixed martial artists are ready to take Asia by storm tomorrow night here in The Kingdom. Be prepared for a night of unforgettable action where we showcase the talents of local Cambodian fighters in our Featherweight Grand Prix. The response for the fights has been fantastic with the support of Nagaworld and MyTV and we can’t wait to put on a spectacular show for all the fans in Cambodia.”
In the main event, Adriano Moraes of Brazil battles Geje Eustaquio of the Philippines for the inaugural ONE FC Flyweight World Championship.
Adriano Moraes, said: “I am excited and proud to be fighting for the inaugural ONE FC Flyweight Championship title and I cannot wait to fight in front of all the fans in Cambodia on Friday. I will give my best and earn the Flyweight Championship!”
Geje Eustaquio, said: “It is an honor for me to represent the Philippines to compete for the inaugural ONE FC Flyweight title. Winning it would mean a lot to me and my country and it will be life changing. I have been working and training hard so I am prepared for the fight and I will go into the cage and give my best fight yet.”
All photos courtesy SingaporeMaven.com
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ONE FC 20 Official Weigh in Results
September 11, 2014
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
ONE FC Flyweight World Championship bout: Adriano Moraes (56.6 kg/125 lbs) VS Geje Eustaquio (56.6 kg/125 lbs)
Lightweight bout: Caros Fodor (70.2 kg/155 lbs) VS Vincent Latoel (69.9 kg/154 lbs)
Lightweight bout: Suasday Chau (70 kg/154 lbs) VS Arnaud Lepont (70 kg/154 lbs)
Bantamweight bout: Radeem Rahman (60.6 kg/134 lbs) VS Sung Ming Yen (60.8 kg/134 lbs)
Featherweight bout: Amir Khan (65.3 kg/144 lbs) VS Jian Kai Chee (65.8 kg/145 lbs)
Featherweight bout: Chan Heng (64.5 kg/142 lbs) VS Meas Meu (64.5 kg/142 lbs)
Cambodian Featherweight Grand Prix Prelims: Sam Ang Dun (65.8 kg/145 lbs) VS Chin Heng (64.4 kg/142 lbs)
Cambodian Featherweight Grand Prix Prelims: Prak Chansin (65.6 kg/145 lbs) VS Chan Rothana (64.5 kg/142 lbs)
Catchweight (50kg) bout: Tharoth Sam (49.3 kg/109 lbs) VS Vy Srey Chai (50 kg/110 lbs)
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