After spending the last three years in the now-defunct Legend FC, where he captured the promotion’s lightweight title, “Commander” Koji Ando is ready to take the next step in his career. more
After getting his legs under him in his last ONE FC bout, Koetsu Okazaki tells champion Bibiano Fernandes to hang on to the belt because he's coming for it. more
MMA Fighting has One FC 18 results for the One FC: War of Dragons fight card Friday in Taipei, Taiwan.In the main event, Eric Kelly will square off against Rob Listia in a featherweight contest. Rafael Nunes battles Koji Ando in a bantamaweight contest in the co-main event.Check out the One FC 18 results below.Main cardEric Kelly vs. Rob Lisita Rafael Nunes vs. Koji AndoYusup Saadulaev vs. Koetsu Okazaki Mohamed Ali vs. Jake Butler Mahmoud Hassan vs. Paul ChengChi Lewis Parry vs. Alain NgalaniNi more
Eric Kelly had a successful return, with a very entertaining scrap against Rob Lisita that netted him a $50,000 bonus.
Eric Kelly returned to headline ONE FC 18 after an 18-month layoff due to contractual issues. The Filipino made the most out of his opportunity as he submitted Rob Lisita after a grueling back and forth affair that saw a bloodied Kelly display massive heart.
Both men pushed the pace and traded shots often and early, with Kelly suffering what seems to be a broken nose that made t more
ONE FC will make its debut in the United Arab Emirates next month with a card set to feature four title fights. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News more
Antonio Silva won’t waste any time getting back to work when his suspension wraps up – and he apparently will be doing it at home in a rematch against Andrei Arlovski.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva won’t get what he was hoping for.
"Bigfoot" was campaigning for a heavyweight clash with Josh Barnett, but he will instead face another former UFC champion in Andrei Arlovski in the main event of the UFC Fight Night card in Brasilia, Brazil, on Sept. 13. MMAFighting.com confirmed the match-up with sources close to the situation following a report from Combate.
Silva and Arlovski fought for the first time in 2010 under the Strikeforce banner, and "Bigfoot" came out victori more
Antonio Silva got the best of Andrei Arlovski under the Strikeforce banner in 2010. “Bigfoot” will apparently get the chance to do the same on his home soil this September. more
Their heavyweight rematch is expected to serve as event headliner.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is giving former heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski a chance at redemption against heavyweight slugger Antonio Silva, as the pair will reportedly hook 'em up for a second time inside the cage at UFC Fight Night 51, which takes place on Sept. 13, 2014 inside Nilson Nelson Gymnasium in Brasilia.
Globo reported the news (via MMA Fighting) on Thursday night.
Arlovski (22-10) lost to the Brazilia more