A busy weekend of Asian mixed martial arts (MMA) got underway in Tokyo last Friday night (April 26, 2013) with Deep 62, followed by URCC 23 in Manila and Legend FC 11 in Kuala Lumpur. Full results and recaps with a bevy of title changes, inside.
On the latest Asian MMA Update, big news coming out of the Philippines as long running promotion URCC will host 3 titles on their card this weekend, and King of the Cage has also scheduled their first event in the country.
A round up of all the news coming out of the Asian MMA scene. It features several additions to the ONE FC 7 card this Feb and to the DREAM 18 - GLORY 4 card on NYE, along with news from Ole Laursen, Jake Shields, Rodrigo Praxedes, SFL, & others.
Filipino fighters Eric Kelly and Honorio Banario (pictured) are set to battle for the world featherweight title in the main event of ONE FC: 'Return of Warriors' at the 16,000 capacity Putra Indoor Stadium in Kuala Lumpur on Feb. 2, 2013.
Zombie Prophet has all the highlights from the preliminary fights of One FC 5 Pride of a Nation including Nicholas Mann vs. Gregor Gracie, Phil Baroni vs. Rodrigo Ribeiro, Shannon Wiratchai vs. Mitch Chilson and Andrew Benibe vs. Honorio Banario.