MMA, martial arts

‘ONE: Heart of the Lion’ fight card features 9 MMA, 3 Muay Thai, 1 kickboxing, 1 sanda contests

'ONE: Heart of the Lion' fight card

Out of the 14 matches on the “ONE: Heart of the Lion” fight card, nine are mixed martial arts contests and five are striking-only bouts under ONE Super Series. The striking contests include three Muay Thai fights, one kickboxing bout and one sanda contest.

There will be two title bouts at “ONE: Heart of the Lion,” which will be the second and final event of ONE Championship in Singapore in 2018. It will take place at the Singapore Indoor Stadium on November 9, 2018.

In the co-main event of the evening, ONE Interim Bantamweight World Champion Kevin “The Silencer” Belingon, 30, of Kiangan, Ifugao, Philippines will challenge ONE Bantamweight World Champion Bibiano “The Flash” Fernandes, 38, of Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil. The bantamweight title unification bout will be a rematch between the two.

In the main event, ONE Women’s Atomweight World Champion Angela “Unstoppable” Lee, 20, of Singapore will challenge ONE Women’s Strawweight World Champion “The Panda” Xiong Jing Nan, 30, of China. This the first time two female reigning world champions are fighting each other in ONE Championship.

Here is the complete fight card for “ONE: Heart of the Lion” featuring nine MMA bouts and five ONE Super Series contests:


  1. MMA featherweight: Anthony Engelen (Netherlands) vs Meas Meul (Cambodia)
  2. MMA bantamweight: Hisyam Samsudin (Malaysia) vs Xie Bin (China)
  3. MMA bantamweight: Muhammad Aiman (Malaysia) vs Shuya Kamikubo (Japan)
  4. ONE Super Series sanda featherweight: Shahzaib Rindh (Pakistan) vs Feng Lei (China)
  5. MMA lightweight: Adrian Pang (Australia) vs Kota Shimoishi (Japan)
  6. ONE Super Series Muay Thai bantamweight: Panicos Yusuf (Cyprus) vs Muangthai P.K.Saenchai Muaythaigym (Thailand)
  7. ONE Super Series Muay Thai featherweight: George Mann (United Kingdom) vs Smokin’ Jo Nattawut (Thailand)


  1. MMA featherweight: Garry Tonon (United States) vs Sung Jong Lee (South Korea)
  2. ONE Super Series Muay Thai bantamweight: Andrew Miller (United Kingdom) vs Yodlekpet T-Ded 99 (Thailand)
  3. MMA strawweight: Dejdamrong Sor Amnuaysirichoke (Thailand) vs Himanshu Kaushik (India)
  4. MMA strawweight: Tiffany Teo (Singapore) vs Michelle Nicolini (Brazil)
  5. ONE Super Series kickboxing catchweight 71 kg: Giorgio Petrosyan (Italy) vs Sorgraw Petchyindee Academy (Thailand)

Co-Main Event

  1. ONE Bantamweight World Championship: Bibiano Fernandes (Brazil) vs Kevin Belingon (Philippines)

Main Event

  1. ONE Women’s Strawweight World Championship: Xiong Jing Nan (China) vs Angela Lee (Singapore)


Cancelled Bouts:

*Featherweight MMA: Abro Fernandes (Indonesia) vs Chan Rothana (Cambodia)

*Strawweight MMA: Alex Silva (Brazil) Pongsiri Mitsatit (Thailand)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.