Filipino heroes from Team Lakay will feature in two new bouts that have been confirmed for ONE: DAWN OF HEROES in Manila, Philippines on Friday, 2 August.
In the semifinals of the ONE Flyweight World Grand Prix, Danny “The King” Kingad will face a new opponent at the Mall Of Asia Arena.
Is flyweight phenom Danny "The King" Kingad the Philippines greatest hope for another ONE World Title? : Manila | 2 August | 7PM | ONE: DAWN OF HEROES: Get your tickets at http://bit.ly/oneheroes19: Check local listings for global TV broadcast: Watch on the ONE Super App http://bit.ly/ONESuperApp : Prelims LIVE on Facebook | Prelims + 2 Main-Card bouts LIVE on Twitter
Posted by ONE Championship on Friday, July 5, 2019
The 23-year-old was due to face Kairat “The Kazakh” Akhmetov, but the former ONE Flyweight World Champion was forced to withdraw with an injury. Instead, Australia’s Reece “Lightning” McLaren will compete in his place.
The winner of that match will move on to the tournament final at ONE: CENTURY on 13 October, where they will face whoever gets their hand raised when Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson faces Tatsumitsu “The Sweeper” Wada later on the main card.
The former ONE Flyweight World Champion from Baguio City will join his training partner, Kingad, on the card – as well as other teammates Eduard “Landslide” Folayang, Honorio “The Rock” Banario, and Edward “The Ferocious” Kelly – following his win against Kim Kyu Sung in May.
2 AUGUST. MANILA. Jonathan Haggerty vs. Rodtang Jitmuangnon for the ONE Flyweight Muay Thai World Title! Eduard "The Landslide" Folayang vs. Eddie Alvarez in a lightweight super-bout! 3 World Grand Prix semi-final matchups! The BIGGEST card in Philippines history!: Manila | 2 August | 7PM | ONE: DAWN OF HEROES: Get your tickets at http://bit.ly/oneheroes19: Check local listings for global TV broadcast: Watch on the ONE Super App http://bit.ly/ONESuperApp : Prelims LIVE on Facebook | Prelims + 2 Main-Card bouts LIVE on Twitter
Posted by ONE Championship on Wednesday, June 19, 2019
ONE: DAWN OF HEROES will be headlined by a pair of World Title bouts as Martin “The Situ-Asian” Nguyen defends his featherweight belt against Koyomi “Moushigo” Matsushima, and Rodtang “Iron Man” Jitmuangnon challenges Jonathan “The General” Haggerty for the ONE Flyweight Muay Thai World Title.
Manila | 2 August | 7PM | TV: Check local listings for global broadcast | Tickets: http://bit.ly/oneheroes19