What better to bring on the summer heat than a thrilling evening of authentic Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) action? ONE Championship is presenting ONE: KINGS & CONQUERORS in The Venetial Macao's Cotai Arena on Saturday, August 5, 2017. Tickets go on sale now at all cotai Ticketing box offices.
In the main event, reigning champion Bibiano Fernandes of Brazil will take on top contender Andrew Leone of the United States for the ONE Bantamweight World Championship.
37-year old Bibiano “The Flash” Fernandes of Brazil is the reigning ONE Bantamweight World Champion, and widely considered one of the best bantamweights in the world. He remains unbeaten inside the ONE Championship cage and has won his last 12 bouts, including three submissions and two knockouts.
Andrew Leone of Cortland, New York, is a 27-year old martial artist who trains alongside some of the most talented combat sports athletes in Asia at the renowned Bali MMA gym in Bali, Indonesia. With a standout record of eight wins and only two losses, Leone is coming off three solid victories over top calibre opponents, earning him a shot at the ONE Bantamweight World Championship.
Making up the bill at the action spectacular are some of the brightest international stars on the Asian MMA circuit, including 27-year old Timofey Nastyukhin from Russia competing in ONE Championship’s stacked lightweight division, where he will meet Koji “The Commander” Ando, one of Japan’s fiercest competitors; Shannon “One Shin” Wiratchai of Thailand who takes on 34-year old veteran “Ruthless” Rob Lisita of Campbelltown, Australia; and 21-year old strawweight Joshua Pacio of Baguio City, Philippines who will lock horns with 30-year old Hayato Suzuki of Japan.
Eric “The Natural” Kelly of Baguio City, Philippines, widely considered as one of the best homegrown martial artists to come out of the Philippines, takes on Kotetsu “No Face” Boku originally from South Korea by way of Japan, and is a former ONE Lightweight World Champion; unbeaten 28-year old “Rock Man” Chen Lei of Changsha, China combats bantamweight striker Saiful “The Vampire” Merican of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; 28-year old Herbert “The Blaze” Burns of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil squares off against Russian combatant Magomed Idrisov; and 28-year old female atomweight from Bangkok, Thailand Rika “Tinydoll” Ishige takes on the Philippines’ Jomary Torres.
Finally on the card, 30-year old martial arts veteran Leandro Ataides of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, goes up against middleweight contender Michal Pasternak of Pinczow, Poland; and Malaysian warrior Marc Marcellinus will go shot for shot with Vietnam’s Tran Quang Loc, who is making his professional debut.
Event ONE: KINGS & CONQUERORS
Date and Time August 5, 2017 (Saturday), 7 p.m.
Venue Cotai Arena, The Venetian Macao
Ticket Prices MOP/ HKD 1,980 (Cageside)
MOP/ HKD 1,180 (Premier Seats)
MOP/ HKD 880 (Gold)
MOP/ HKD 280 (Silver)
MOP/ HKD 140 (Bronze)
Add MOP/HKD 108 to ticket price for a round trip Cotai Water Jet ferry ticket between Hong Kong and Macao (not applicable to Bronze)
Ticketing Outlets: Cotai Ticketing
• Online: www.cotaiticketing.com
• Box offices:
o The Parisian Macao - Main Lobby Box Office (Level 1)
o The Venetian Macao – Cotai Arena and Main Lobby box offices
o Four Seasons Hotel Macao – The Plaza™ Macao box office
o Sands ® Macao – Level 1 box office
o Sands ® Cotai Central – Sheraton Main Lobby and Holiday Inn Main Lobby box offices
o Macao: +853 2882 8818
o Hong Kong: +852 6333 6660
o China toll-free: 4001 206 618
Hong Kong Ticketing (customer service fee applies)
• Online: www.HKTicketing.com
• Phone: +852 3128 8288
Macao Kong Seng Ticketing Network
• Online: www.macauticket.com
• Selected retail outlets, as listed at
• Phone: +853 2855 5555
For more information, please visit http://www.onefc.com