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Dana White praises Ben Askren, confirms next fight will be most likely be against Robbie Lawler

UFC President Dana White and former ONE and Bellator champ Ben Askren haven’t always had the best relationship. In fact, they’ve seem to outright loathe each other at various points …read more

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Pancrase champion Senzo Ikeda steps in to fight Danny Kingad in ONE Flyweight World Grand Prix quarterfinal

Senzo Ikeda is joining the ONE Flyweight World Grand Prix.
A champion in Japan’s Pancrase promotion, Ikeda will now be part of ONE’s upcoming eight-man tournament to crown a top contender …read more

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ONE: ‘Reign Of Valor’ Preview (Pt. 2)

For part one of our preview click here. ONE: “Reign of Valor” is set for the Thuwunna Indoor Stadium in Yangon on Friday. The card is headlined by a welterweight …read more

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VIDEO | Hear what Robbie Lawler said to Herb Dean after controversial Ben Askren stoppage

At UFC 235, former UFC welterweight champ Robbie Lawler was tasked with welcoming former ONE and Bellator champ Ben Askren to the Octagon.

In the opening seconds of the first …read more

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Posted on March 6, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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John McCarthy Weighs In On Ben Askren vs. Robbie Lawler Finish

Over the weekend (Sat. March 2, 2019) former ONE and Bellator champion Ben Askren made his UFC debut. “Funky” went toe-to-toe with former UFC welterweight king Robbie Lawler. Askren survived …read more

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Posted on March 4, 2019, 2:46 pm By
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Ben Askren and Darren Till trade trash talk, plot London meeting

Fresh off a defeat of Robbie Lawler in UFC debut, Ben Askren is already looking ahead to his next fight. The former ONE and Bellator champ has got his crosshairs …read more

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Ben Askren defends controversial UFC 235 finish: ‘I saw the arm go limp’

As far as Ben Askren is concerned, he took care of business at UFC 235.
The former Bellator and ONE welterweight champion made his long-awaited Octagon debut Saturday in Las Vegas, …read more

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Posted on March 3, 2019, 11:16 am By
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UFC 235 results: Ben Askren stops Robbie Lawler in wild, controversial fight

Ben Askren’s long-awaited UFC debut delivered in just about every way possible on Saturday night.
The undefeated former ONE and Bellator welterweight champion squared off with former UFC welterweight champion Robbie …read more

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UFC 235 Results: Ben Askren “submits” Robbie Lawler (Highlights)

Former Bellator and ONE champion Ben Askren will make his promotional debut against Robbie Lawler at tonight’s UFC 235 event.

Ben Askren will fight for the first time since November of …read more

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Posted on March 3, 2019, 4:46 am By
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BREAKING | Vitor Belfort becomes latest addition to ONE Championship

In terms of hot MMA promotions right now, there may be none that is more of fire than the Singapore based ONE Championship.

Over the recent months, ONE has made several …read more

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Posted on March 1, 2019, 2:16 am By
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Northcutt to make ONE debut in May against Alexandre

“Super” Sage Northcutt is set to make his ONE debut this spring. Sage Northcutt has his first fight since his UFC departure scheduled.
Northcutt is booked to meet Cosmo Alexandre at …read more

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Four title fights and ex-UFC stars: ONE announces complete card for Tokyo debut

ONE Championship will make its debut in Tokyo, Japan, on March 31, and the promotion has officially announced the complete fight card on Wednesday.
ONE: A New Era, scheduled to take …read more

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Posted on February 27, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Sage Northcutt says UFC wanted him back, but signing with ONE is ‘what I chose to do’

LOS ANGELES — At a ONE Championship open workout, Sage Northcutt discusses why he chose ONE Championship over the UFC, the UFC offering him a fight with Demian Maia, doing …read more

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Eddie Alvarez calls interim titles ‘sick joke’ UFC creates to avoid paying fighters more

LOS ANGELES — At a ONE Championship open workout Tuesday, Eddie Alvarez discusses his ONE debut March 31 in a grand-prix tournament, interim titles in the UFC, the differences he’s …read more

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Posted on February 27, 2019, 5:16 am By
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Demetrious Johnson talks ONE debut, fighting at 135, UFC’s flyweight division, Dillashaw vs. Cejudo, more

LOS ANGELES — At a ONE Championship workout Tuesday, former UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson discusses his ONE debut on March 31 in a grand prix tournament, fighting now at …read more

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Posted on February 27, 2019, 5:16 am By
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Sage Northcutt to make ONE debut against Cosmo Alexandre in May

Sage Northcutt is ready for his ONE Championship debut.
Coming off of three consecutive UFC wins, Northcutt’s first fight for his new promotion will take place against kickboxing specialist Cosmo Alexandre …read more

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Belfort, ONE in serious negotiations, sources say

Vitor Belfort is in serious negotiations with ONE Championship to sign a multifight deal, sources told ESPN. …read more

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Posted on February 26, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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ONE reveals bracket for Flyweight World Grand Prix, featuring Demetrious Johnson

The ONE Championship Flyweight World Grand Prix bracket is set.
Announced Wednesday, the eight-man tournament will see former UFC champion and top pound-for-pound fighter Demetrious Johnson (27-3-1) face Yuya Wakamatsu (10-3) …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Amir Khan ready to conquer the ONE Lightweight World Grand Prix starting with Ariel Sexton

On Friday night in Singapore (Friday morning in North America), at ONE: Call to Greatness, former ONE lightweight title challenger Amir Khan will attempt to advance to the second round …read more

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ONE: ‘Clash Of Legends’ Preview (Pt. 2)

For part one of our preview click here. ONE: “Clash of Legends” is set for the Impact Arena on Saturday (Feb. 16, 2019) and will feature no fewer than five …read more

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Ben Askren Rips Conor McGregor and Dillon Danis’ Gym

Ben Askren isn’t done with Dillon Danis quite yet. The former ONE and Bellator welterweight champion took to Twitter to take a shot at the jiu-jitsu ace’s camp. Danis, a …read more

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Posted on February 13, 2019, 12:46 am By
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Ben Askren rips Kamaru Usman after backstage confrontation

At the UFC 235 press conference, former ONE and Bellator welterweight champ Ben Askren divulged that he and top welterweight contender Kamaru Usman very nearly came to blows backstage.

Days after …read more

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Posted on February 5, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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VIDEO | Kamaru Usman confronts Ben Askren backstage at UFC 235 press conference

Over the last few weeks, former ONE and Bellator welterweight champ Ben Askren has exchanged a number of barbs with UFC 235 welterweight title challenger Kamaru Usman — who he …read more

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ONE adds fourth title fight to Japan debut with Kevin Belingon vs. Bibiano Fernandes trilogy

Four titles will be on the line on ONE Championship’s first card in Japanese soil on March 31.
After having the longest run as a champion in promotion history seeing it …read more

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Ben Askren fires back at UFC lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov

Current UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov recently discussed the upcoming octagon debut of Ben Askren.

Askren, a former Bellator and ONE champion, will square off with former UFC title holder Robbie …read more

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