Bibiano Fernandes has already won DREAM titles at both bantamweight and featherweight and can add another belt to his collection in Manila when he takes on Koetsu Okazaki for the ONE FC Interim 135-pound strap. Will a trip to featherweight follow?
None other than Tony Johnson Jr., who will do battle against "The Maine-iac" on May 31, 2013 on the free preliminary card of ONE FC: "Rise to Power" at the 20,000 capacity SM Mall of Asia Arena in Manila.
ONE FC Lightweight Champion Shinya Aoki would consider moving down a weight class to meet Bibiano Fernandes in a "super fight," but "The Tobikan Judan" is also considering defending his 155-pound strap "many times."
Ronda Rousey weighs in on the Fallox Fox debate, Uriah Hall reveals the secrets to his success (hint: it's Tekken), and Dave Herman is reinstated to the UFC after competing, no joke, a marijuana rehabilitation program.
The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 17 Finale preview: Mike Bohn hits mixed martial arts (MMA) fans with 28 facts related to Saturday's (April 13, 2013) Urijah Faber vs. Scott Jorgensen-led event on FX at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
ONE FC Featherweight Champion Honorio Banario defends his title against Japanese submission specialist Koji Oishi while Bibiano Fernandes returns to face Koetsu Okazaki for the ONE FC bantamweight interim strap at 'Rise to Power' on May 31 in Manila.
More details about the May ONE FC 9 card in Manila emerged. Honorio Banario will defend his Featherweight Title against the only man to ever defeat him, while Bibiano Fernandes and Eduard Folayang are also set to be on the card.
DEEP 62 will be one of the most stacked fight cards in the recent history of the Japanese promotion with three title fights and the return of Akihiro Gono, who officially retired from MMA after losing to Bellator's Michael Chandler last May.
UFC 157 "Prelims" predictions and preview of top 3 (of 7) under card fights on FX on Feb. 23, 2013: Johnson vs Schaub, Chiesa vs Kuivanen and Fodor vs Stout at Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif., setting the stage for historic all-female main event.