ONE Championship is heading to the Ariake Arena in Tokyo, Japan, on January 28 for its first numbered card of the yr with ONE 165. It comes just some weeks after placing on a stellar double-header on January 12.
This will mark the promotion’s third go to to the ‘Land of the Rising Sun’ and is ready to characteristic eight of the greatest Japanese fighters in the promotion’s roster. That contains the likes of now-legendary names resembling Yoshihiro Akiyama and kickboxing star Takeru Segawa.
Alongside these huge names are some of the greatest submission finishers that the promotion can showcase, like Sage Northcutt, Martin Nguyen, and rising ONE ladies’s atomweight MMA star Itsuki Hirata.
ONE 165 will probably be the stage for Northcutt to satisfy his dream of preventing the legendary Shinya Aoki as they’ve been paired in a light-weight MMA bout. A win for ‘Super’ Sage may do nice wonders for his still-young profession.
As for the ‘Situ-Asian’, Nguyen could have the alternative to check simply how good of a grappler he’s as he takes on Garry ‘The Lion Killer’ Tonon in a featherweight MMA match.
Just like Northcutt, Hirata has a serious shot at bringing her star to new heights as checks her mettle towards the overwhelming grappler Ayaka Miura.
Check out the trio in motion on the floor under:
Which bout will headline ONE 165?
The world’s largest martial arts promotion has made ONE 165 a possible contender for occasion of the yr due to the wealth of expertise on the card, and the principal occasion is actually worthy of its spot.
The debuting Takeru will get a shot at turning into a ONE world champion as he challenges Superlek Kiatmoo9 for the ONE flyweight kickboxing world championship in the show-closer.
Check your native listings or go to ONE Championship’s official web site on watch ONE 165 out of your location.