After facilitating action following the arrival of the COVID-19 pandemic, the ONE Championship returned to hosting the event at the home of the Singapore Indoor Stadium.
In the form of a promotion that runs numerous battles a day, splits them into multiple cards and broadcasts them over several weeks, Asian organizations launch and run various divisions across MMA, Muay Thai and kickboxing. I was able to do. Until 2020.
The Singapore-based promotion is now ready to further welcome the biggest stars in 2021 and teased some of the attractions planned in the new 2021 promotional video.
At the top of the list of attractions in 2021 is the flyweight title battle between defending champions. Adriano Moraes (18-3) And former UFC champion Demetrious Johnson (30-3-1), scheduled to face off on February 24th, three ONE champions are trying to win his career’s biggest win by competing his title against “Mighty Mouse”. Winning the promotional flyweight Grand Prix title in 2019 immediately influenced his arrival at the ONE Championship.
It’s also set to bring back long-standing heavyweight champions. Brandon Vera (16-8). Bella, who currently lives in Guam, finished each heavyweight title match in the first round of knockouts.After his scheduled title defense Arjan Blur (10-1) Last May, it was abandoned due to a coronavirus pandemic. Bella is preparing to return to Japan in 2021. There you may face challenges from both Blar and Iran’s former Greco-Roman Wrestling World Champion. Amir Aliakbari (10-1), his only career defeat was the final of Lysine’s Open Weight Grand Prix, which returned in 2016.
Tournament Action is also scheduled to return to the ONE Championship in 2021 and the Astro Boy Grand Prix has been announced to determine the next challenger to the current champion. Angela Lee, Currently dormant, expecting the first child in late April.Tournaments may feature something like Dennis Zamboanga (8-0), Mei Yamaguchi (21-12-1), Itsuki Hirata (3-0), Ritu Forgut (4-0) and former 2 sports champions Stamp Fairtex (5-0).
This year we also see the return of two former champions who are planning to reunite with the old title.Light Heavyweight Champion Aung Lansan (26-11) is keen to get things back with Dutchman, the man who defeated him for a middleweight crown Reinier de Lider (13-0), Former Featherweight King Martin Nguyen (13-4) gets itchy to make up for a rematch with a hitting American Tan Lu (12-2), knocked out “The Situ-Asian” to win the title in 2020.
Check out the 2021 Teaser promotion for ONE Championship in the video above.
– MMA Sports
ONE Championship will celebrate a big year in 2021
https://mmajunkie.usatoday.com/2021/01/mma-video-one-championships-2021-preview-features-demetrious-johnsons-title-tilt-brandon-veras-heavyweight-challengers ONE Championship will celebrate a big year in 2021