ONE FC, Asia’s largest MMA promotion, will return with ONE FC: Rise of Heroes on May 2 from the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, the promotion announced recently.
In the main event, Bibiano Fernandes will defend his bantamweight title against Masakatsu Ueda. Also, featherweights Rob Lisita and Yusuke Kawanago will square off, along with a handful of other bouts.
“Expect ONE FC: Rise of Heroes to be a night of explosive knockouts and exciting finishes,” said ONE FC CEO Victor Cui. “The 10 bouts that are planned for the night will feature the biggest stars from the Philippines and around the world.
“These bouts set the tone for a blockbuster card that will keep fans from around the world on the edge of their seats.”
Fernandes unified the ONE FC bantamweight title when he defeated Soo Chul Kim, while Ueda is a former Shooto featherweight champion.
The event will be available for purchase through the ONE FC website.
ONE FC also has a card booked for this coming Friday, ONE FC 14, featuring a welterweight championship match in the main event.