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ONE Championship’s 100th live event ‘ONE: Century 世紀’ to take place in Tokyo, Japan

Chatri Sityodtong (© ONE Championship)

Chatri Sityodtong (© ONE Championship)

ONE Championship has just announced its return to the iconic Ryōgoku Kokugikan in Tokyo, Japan for “ONE: Century 世紀.” Scheduled for October 13, 2019, it marks the promotion’s historic 100th live event.

“ONE: Century 世紀” is ONE Championship’s most exciting show to date. It will feature three World Championship bouts and three World Grand Prix Championships in the ONE Lightweight World Grand Prix, ONE Flyweight World Grand Prix and the ONE Featherweight Kickboxing World Grand Prix.

“I am thrilled to announce that ONE Championship is set to throw the biggest martial arts event in history this October in Tokyo, Japan,” ONE Championship chairman and CEO Chatri Sityodtong stated. “ONE Championship has come a long way since 2011 and is ushering in a new era for martial arts across the globe. ‘ONE: CENTURY 世紀’ is our historic 100th live event.”

To celebrate ONE Championship’s historic 100th live event, the organization will be holding the inaugural World Martial Arts Week in Tokyo on October 5-13, 2019. It is a week filled with activities and fan engagement, culminating at “ONE: Century 世紀.”

World Martial Arts Week will kick off with the ONE Martial Arts Fan Fest on October 5-6, 2019 at Bellesalle Shibuya Garden in Tokyo. The latter  will feature athlete open workouts and once-in-a-lifetime opportunities for fans to meet and greet their favorite ONE Championship superstars such as Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson, “Unstoppable” Angela Lee, Brandon “The Truth” Vera, legends Miesha Tate and Rich Franklin, and more.

Combining the very best of martial arts and esports, the ONE Martial Arts Fan Fest is the first of its kind. A special edition ONE Tekken Tokyo Invitational will be held at the event featuring the best Tekken players in the world.

Meanwhile, here is a clip featuring Lee, Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez in an open workout in Japan:

Tickets for ONE: CENTURY 世紀 are available via lottery application to Japanese residents on July 1, 2019 at 6 p.m. JST exclusively on LINE Ticket at https://ticket.line.me/sp/ONEChampionshipONE Martial Arts Fan Festtickets are available for regular sale from the same link.

For non-Japanese residents, tickets are available for purchase on Boardwalk athttps://ticket.tickebo.jp/en/ONE-info/from July 3, 2019 at 6 p.m. JST for the ONE Martial Arts Fan Fest and from July 27, 2019 at 10 a.m. JST for ONE: CENTURY 世紀.

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