The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced additional bouts for ONE: PINNACLE OF POWER, set for the Studio City Event Center in Macau, China on Saturday, 23 June.
Chatri Sityodtong, Chairman and CEO of ONE Championship, stated: “ONE Championship is absolutely thrilled to be coming back to Macau, and we are excited to host an amazing show at the Studio City Event Center. The entertainment capital of Asia is home to ONE Championship’s most compelling contests, and on 23 June we have an electric card for all martial arts fans. In addition to two blockbuster world title bouts at the top of the card, we have a series of exciting showdowns planned all throughout the night. It’s going to be an incredible evening of action that fans will surely not want to miss!”
Ev “E.T.” Ting (15-4) is a 28-year-old martial arts standout from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Living and training out of Auckland, New Zealand, Ting owns a stellar 15-4 professional record, which includes four wins by submission and five by knockout. A winner of six of his last seven bouts, Ting is one of the most talented competitors to come out of Malaysia. In his most recent bout, Ting defeated highly-regarded Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt Ariel Sexton via split decision. “E.T.” will make his return against another top lightweight contender and former ONE Lightweight World Title challenger, Koji Ando.
Ev Ting After his last fight against Ariel Sexton
Koji “The Commander” Ando(12-6-2) is one of Japan’s fiercest competitors, having been a professional martial artist since 2008. The 33-year-old Japanese warrior is never in a boring bout and always remains a threat no matter the opponent. In his most recent contest, Ando went three gruelling rounds with the hard-hitting Timofey Nastyukhin. With an array of diverse striking skills, coupled with solid submission grappling credentials, Ando is ready to claim victory inside the ONE Championship ring. This time, he battles Ev Ting.