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ONE Championship Stars React To Demetrious Johnson And Eddie Alvarez Signings

October 28, 2018

In the past two weeks, ONE Championship has signed a pair of iconic mixed martial arts world champions.

Former UFC and Bellator Lightweight world champion Eddie “The Underground King” Alvarez officially signed with the world’s largest martial arts organization on Tuesday, 16 October, and 12-time UFC Flyweight world champion Demetrious Johnson put pen to paper on Saturday, 27 October.

Please join me in welcoming the #1 pound-for-pound king, Demetrious Johnson (27-3), to ONE Championship! He is the most…

Posted by Chatri Sityodtong on Saturday, 27 October 2018

These marquee additions have sent shockwaves through the martial arts world, and the superstar athletes up and down the ONE roster have taken to social media to react to the bombshell announcements.

Here is what they are saying.

Demetrious Johnson

Welcome to One Championship DJ

Posted by Geje Eustaquio on Saturday, 27 October 2018

Demetrius Johnson "Mighty Mouse" Johnson signs with ONE Championship. Power signing, we all need to step our game up….

Posted by Gianni Subba on Saturday, 27 October 2018

Welcome to One Championship !

Posted by Rika "Tiny Doll" Ishige / ริกะ อิชิเกะ on Sunday, 28 October 2018

…and another HUGE move for ONE Championship! •Would love to see the homie Reece "Lightning" Mclaren mix it up with the GOAT in the ONE cage/ring.

Posted by Elliot Compton on Saturday, 27 October 2018

Another Big news!!!大力鼠加入ONE冠軍賽!#ONEChampionship

Posted by Jenny Huang 黃偵玲 on Sunday, 28 October 2018

Woww

Posted by Rahul K Raju MMA on Saturday, 27 October 2018

Eddie Alvarez

The lightweight division gets more exciting.Lets welcome Eddie Alvarez in ONE Championship????⚡️????

Posted by Eduard "The Landslide" Folayang on Monday, 15 October 2018

The underground king signs with ONE Championship ! Used to watch Eddie Alvarez highlights back when he was fighting in Japan. Can’t wait to be on the same card as this legend. #onechampionship #stepup

Posted by Gianni Subba on Tuesday, 16 October 2018

My favorite fighter just signed to ONE Championship it would be amazing to fight same card as him!!!

Posted by Emilio Urrutia on Monday, 15 October 2018

This is exciting news for ONE Championship! Chatri Sityodtong is always raising the bar!

Posted by Aung La Nsang on Monday, 15 October 2018

Welcome to ONE Championship Eddie!!!!

Posted by Brandon Vera on Monday, 15 October 2018