Peter Einstein, Physique TV General Manager shares his comments on the upcoming Beijing event: “ONE FC is surely complementing the popularity of MMA in this part of the world. Physique TV is delighted to bring yet again another electrifying live ONE FC event as we bring not only an exclusive live telecast across the MENA region but also offer an Arabic commentary of the upcoming Dynasty of Champions event.”
The event will be available live to TV audiences in the Middle East and North Africa region exclusively on Physique TV with Arabic commentary. Physique TV’s MMA analysts Rio Altaie and Ali Mokdad will be cage side at the Gymnasium of the National Olympic Sports Centre in Beijing to deliver live updates of the event.
CEO of ONE Fighting Championship™, Victor Cui, stated, “ONE FC is set to become the first major mixed martial arts organization to make inroads into mainland China. We will launch a 10-city tour with a huge event in Beijing as a sign of things to come! China is a hotbed for mixed martial arts talent and I will not be surprised to see a ONE FC World Champion from China in the near future. The path to glory begins at ONE FC: DYNASTY OF CHAMPIONS! Get ready for a night of world-class mixed martial arts action as ONE FC is live from China for the first time!” Top bantamweights Ji Xian and Song Ya Dong will face each other for the main event. While leading lightweight contenders Vincent Latoel and Adrian Pang will each showcase their MMA skills for the co-main event.
Also, a four-man, one-night featherweight tournament will be held and a champion will be crowned on the same night. The featherweights competing for the honour will be He Nan Nan, Li Gen, Li Kai Wen and Wang Ya Wei.
ONE FC: DYNASTY OF CHAMPIONS
FIGHT CARD HIGHLIGHTS
Main Event Bantamweight: Song Ya Dong vs Ji Xian One of the top mixed martial artists in Asia, Ji Xian has a background in Sanda and has proven his place in the MMA scene as he went undefeated in his first eight fights. Ji will be facing Song Ya Dong in a ONE FC championship bout. Song has already won four professional mixed martial arts bouts.
Co-Main Event Lightweight: Adrian Pang vs Vincent Latoel
One of the top lightweights in the world, Adrian Pang is a veteran in the MMA field. He will make his debut against Vincent Latoel for ONE FC Lightweight World Championship title. Latoel started as a Dutch kickboxer who later on developed an all-action style.
Beijing Featherweight Tournament Semi-Finals:
Li Kai Wen vs He Nan Nan
A former bodybuilder, He Nan Nan has sustained his proficiency in wrestling to face freestyle wrestler Li Kai Wen for the Beijing Featherweight Tournament semi-finals.
Li Gen vs Wang Ya Wei
Crowned the best in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for the past two years, Li Gen is set to claim the title as the best featherweight in the country as he faces Wang Ya Wei in the semi-final round of Beijing Featherweight Tournament.
For more updates on ONE Fighting Championship™, please visit www.physique-tv.com/en/shows/one-fc.html. Watch it LIVE throughout the Middle East and North Africa on Arabsat via My-HD platform and IPTV distribution including Intigral in Saudi Arabia, Du channel 412 and Elife channel 577 in the UAE and Ooredoo in Qatar. Physique TV’s panel of MMA experts give their insights and predictions in a pre-fight show introducing the fighters and exciting MMA fans. The LIVE broadcast features Arabic commentary as well as fighter interviews between each match. After this, highlights of the fights will be analyzed on Physique TV’s Arabic language program MMA ALL OUT which airs Sunday to Thursday at 11 PM KSA.
About Physique TV Physique TV is the first Arabic and English TV channel devoted to fitness, healthy living, MMA and extreme sports. Launched in December 2013, and broadcasting in HD 24/7, Physique TV’s unique programming makes a healthy lifestyle a fun lifestyle. The channel offers a dynamic mix of local productions and high quality Arabic dubbed or subtitled international programs. Physique TV is designed to inspire more people to adopt a healthier and more active lifestyle. www.physique-tv.com
About ONE FC With a 90%+ market share in Asia, ONE Fighting Championship is Asia's largest Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) organization. Headquartered in Singapore, the world’s most exciting mixed martial arts organization hosts the best Asian mixed martial artists and world champions, all signed to exclusive contracts, on the largest media broadcast in Asia. ONE Fighting Championship™ has partnered with Physique TV to broadcast all events LIVE and exclusive to the entire MENA region. www.onefc.com
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