“ONE: Age of Dragons” is the next ONE Championship event to take place in China. Added to the card is a strawweight mixed martial arts bout between Miao Li Tao, 26, of China and Jeremy “The Jaguar” Miado of the Philippines.
ONE Championship will hold “ONE: Age of Dragons” at the Cadillac Arena in Beijing, China on November 16, 2019. Including the strawweight bout between Miao and Miado, the combat sports event will feature 12 matches not only in mixed martial arts but also in ONE Championship’s striking-only league ONE Super Series with kickboxing and Muay Thai contests.
Miao is training out of My MMA Academy. Hailing from Luoyang, Henan, China, he moved to Beijing, China and made his professional MMA debut in 2016.
A son of farmers, Miado hails from Albay, Philippines and was 19 years old when he started his Muay Thai training. He made his professional MMA debut in 2016 and joined ONE Championship in 2017.
In the main event of “ONE: Age of Dragons,” reigning ONE Flyweight Kickboxing World Champion Ilias Ennahachi of the Netherlands will defend his World Title against challenger “Metal Storm” Wang Wenfeng of China. In the co-main event, Tarik “The Tank” Khbabez of Morocco and Roman Kryklia of Ukraine will do battle for the inaugural ONE Light Heavyweight Kickboxing World Championship.
ONE Championship has also announced a partnership with Bloomage International. As the strategic partner, the latter will work closely with the Singapore-based martial arts organization in developing its brand across all platforms.
“ONE Championship remains dedicated to delivering Chinese martial arts fans the very best in sports entertainment,” ONE Championship group president Hua Fung Teh stated. “Showcasing our elite Chinese ONE Championship athletes and giving them the global platform to shine is our goal. I can’t wait for this amazing event this November.”
“ONE: Age of Dragons” matches and order are still subject to change. For more updates on ONE Championship, please visit www.onefc.com, follow us on Twitter and Instagram @ONEChampionship, and like us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/ONEChampionship.