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My-Thai.org x Rommate Hacks @ ONE Championship Press Conference

ONE Championship, Asia’s biggest sports entertainment company, just recently held another Press Conference here in Bangkok in order to promote their December 9 event, “Warriors of the World”. As I wasn’t able to make it in person, I teamed up with the vloggers of Roommate Hacks in order to bring you a short best of video with the highlights form said press conference and a few words by ONE CEO Chatri Sityodtong and the fighting couple and upcoming Thai fight stars Shannon ‘OneShin” Wiratchai and Rika “Tiny Doll” Ishige. Check…

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One Championship: Shanghai [recap]

One Championship had another big event last weekend. Didn’t have much time to talk about it this week but luckily the guys over there at ONE provided me with the video further down. In the main event of ONE CHAMPIONSHIP: SHANGHAI, reigning ONE Welterweight World Champion and one of the best martial artists in the world pound-for-pound, Ben “Funky” Askren of the United States easily took care of Zebaztian “The Bandit” Kadestam of Sweden, taking his younger foe down to the mat at will with his world-class wrestling and finishing…

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Angela Lee defends ONE Championship Title in Singapore

ONE Championship Strawweight Champion Angela Lee defended her title last night in Singapore for the second straight time (after having her first title defense here in Bangkok earlier that year) against Istela Nunes who was, up until that point, also unbeaten. Lee not only won but even scored the victory via Anaconda Choke which is, according to her post fight interview, one of her favorite submission moves. A bit later on one of the founders of ONE Championship, Chatri Sityodtong posted the following on his official Facebook account: The world…

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ONE Championship “Warrior Kingdom” hit Bangkok with a frenzy and showed off MMA at its best

This past Saturday Bangkok saw its second coming of ONE Championship’s MMA spectacle hitting the City of Angels. This time the company, whose co-founder is Thai, brought their biggest star with them and her defend her title for the first time in her career. The promotion of the event was mostly focused on her. Her face could be seen everywhere and she’s been hitting basically every show and been in every magazine (also on my-thai.org of course. Read the interview with Angela Lee here). A lot of pressure put on…

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ONE Championship’s “Warrior Kingdom” brings top MMA fights to Bangkok

We’re only a few days out to seeing Thailand’s biggest Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) event taking center stage at IMPACT arena Mueang Thon Thani. After two of the biggest Thai music acts to date, Thaitanium and Slot Machine, will have taken center stage and get the crowd all ready to go the cream de la cream of Asia based Mixed Martial Artists will jump into the octagon and try to show who’s the best of the best in order to crown themselves during the so dubbed ‘Warrior Kingdom’ event held…

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11 Questions to Kru Rong (Dejdamrong Sor Amnuaysirichoke) of the EVOLVE Fight Team

As the next big ONE MMA event in Bangkok is coming closer I had the chance to ask our home town hero of the EVOLVE Fight Team a few questions. As time is precious and the intensity is slowly reaching its peak, we kept it short this time but still got a few personal answers from the former champ who is now on his way to redemption. Check out our 11 questions with Dejdamrong Sor Amnuaysirichoke – Kru Rong. Sawasdee krub Kru Rong and thank you very much for taking the time…

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“I like scars” – Interview undefeated pro MMA Fighter Jenny Huang

Ladies and gentlemen, we…are…live! This is the main event and the moment you’ve all been waiting for! After having interviewed a Muay Thai legend and a few Muay Thai champions we are now bringing you another exclusive, and very special,  fighter interview. It’s time! And now introducing the challenger. Fighting out of the blue corner. This woman is a mixed martial artist. Holding a professional record of 5 wins, 0 losses. Standing at 1.55 m and weighing in at 48 kilograms. Fighting out of Taiwan, representing Martial Armour and taking on Angela Lee on March 11…

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Interview with ONE MMA Champion Angela Lee

Ladies and gentlemen, we…are…live! This is the main event and the moment you’ve all been waiting for! After having interviewed a Muay Thai legend and a few Muay Thai champions we are now bringing you another exclusive, and very special,  fighter interview. It’s time! And now introducing the champion. Fighting out of the red corner. This woman is a mixed martial artist. Holding a professional record of 6 wins, 0 losses. Standing at 1.63 m and weighing in at 52 kilograms. Fighting out of Singapore, representing EVOLVE MMA. Ladies and gentlemen, presenting the…

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ONE Championship to boost Martial Arts boom further with upcoming event in Bangkok

In a sometimes quite patriotic press conference ONE Championship announced its upcoming March 11 event in Bangkok, Thailand.  The press conference at the Sukosol hotel in downtown Bangkok saw all the main players for the March 11 event, dubbed Warrior Kingdom, in attendance. Angela Lee, the Atomweight Champion, her opponent Jenny Huang as well as Thai icons Dejdamrong and ‘Little Tyson’ who all will be in action in the Impact Arena. Moreover we also saw a newcomer introduced in Rika Ishige who is one part of a ONE MMA power couple. Her…

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7 Asian Fighters to look out for in 2017

It’s a new year, it’s a new dawn….of fighters out there. Be it Muay Thai or MMA Asia’s got lots of great fighters and some of them are looking to make or increase their mark on a global scale in 2017. Here are 7 of those fighters that you should keep an eye on in 2017. Angela Lee The ONE Atomweight Champion of the World thrones upon this list. Angela Lee won the ONE title in a tough bout with only 19 years of age and is set to defend…

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