Former Bellator and U.S. Olympian Ben Askren’s debut with ONE FC is set, as he will face Bakhtiyar Abbasov at ONE FC: Honor & Glory.
The event is set for May 30 from Singapore. The event airs via online pay-per-view.
Along with Askren-Abbasov, Caros Fodor meets Willy Ni and Jake Butler takes on Pane Haraki.
“After months of anticipation, ONE FC will return to Singapore with another explosive night of world-class mixed martial arts action,” said Victor Cui, ONE FC exectuve. “Fans around the world have been eagerly awaiting the ONE FC debut of top welterweight, Ben Askren. He faces the toughest test of his career when he goes up against another top welterweight, Bakhtiyar Abbasov.”
Askren was a four-time All-American in college, going 153-8. He was on the 2008 U.S. Olympic team and is 12-0 in MMA. Abbasov is a native of the eastern European country of Azerbaijan.