03 April 2018 – Jakarta, Indonesia: The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced “ONE: Grit and Glory” set for May 12, 2018 at the Jakarta Convention Center in Jakarta, Indonesia. The absolute best in local and international martial arts talent are ready to showcase their skills inside the prestigious ONE Championship cage.
Female martial artist Priscilla Hertati Lumban Gaol, 29, of Jakarta, Indonesia and Rome “The Rebel” Trinidad, 20, of Manila, Philippines will compete at “ONE: Grit and Glory.” This will mark the Filipino fighter’s second appearance inside the ONE Championship cage.
Trinidad is an atomweight competitor and a practitioner of Sikaran, an ancient martial arts discipline that originated from Rizal, Philippines. With no written history, Sikaran was passed on from generation to generation by succession.
A former National Sikaran Champion training out of Elorde Gym, Trinidad is ready to showcase her skills to the world. She is set to exhibit her Sikaran skills when she takes on rising Indonesian martial arts star.
Lumban Gaol is an Indonesian national wushu champion who has trained in various striking disciplines such as kickboxing and wushu. She made her ONE Championship debut against Singapore’s Tiffany “No Chill” Teo, 27, at “ONE: Throne of Tigers” in February 2017, joining a growing list of elite female martial artists in Asia.
A striking specialist with a wushu record of 15 wins and 5 losses, Lumban Gaol will look to extend her two-bout winning streak to three in her next appearance inside the ONE Championship cage when she takes on Trinidad at “ONE: Grit and Glory,” which will be headlined by reigning ONE Strawweight World Champion Alex “Little Rock” Silva, 35, of Sao Paulo, Brazil takes on Yoshitaka “Nobita” Naito, 34, of Matsudo, Japan in a highly-anticipated rematch. Here is a clip featuring Silva and Naito:
Ticket information for ONE: GRIT AND GLORY is available at www.onefc.com.