ONE Championship Brings Two Live Shows to End 2020
ONE: Big Bang will occur on Friday, December 4, with a ONE Light Heavyweight Kickboxing World Championship main event.
Reigning king Roman Kryklia defends the gold against Murat “The Butcher” Aygun.
But four mixed martial arts bouts will help fill out the six-bout event alongside Marat Grigorian vs. Ivan Kondratev in ONE Super Series action.
ONE Atomweight World Grand Prix hopefuls Ritu “The Indian Tigress” Phogat and Jomary Torres will lock horns in an attempt to make a final statement for inclusion in the 2021 tournament.
Also in action, heavyweight Amir Aliakbari makes his promotional debut against Islam Abasov, and flyweights Kairat Akhmetov and Danny Kingad look to steal the show in their three-round contest.
Lastly, in the co-main event, undefeated Garry Tonon takes on Koyomi Matsushima as a possible featherweight title eliminator. The two contenders are attempting to be next-in-line for Thanh Le and the ONE Featherweight World Championship.
Two weeks later, ONE: Big Bang gets underway on Friday, December 18. Atop the bill will be ONE Bantamweight Muay Thai World Champion Nong-O Gaiyanghadao taking on ONE Bantamweight Muay Thai Tournament victor Rodlek PK.Saenchai Muaythaigym.
The remaining five bouts will be contested under mixed martial arts rules.
As part of the undercard, Raimond Magomedaliev meets Edson Marques in a welterweight showdown, flyweights Chan Rothana and Xie Wei will attempt to be the best bout of the evening, and Amir Khan takes on Dae Sung Park in a lightweight battle.
American Troy Worthen looks to keep his record spotless when he meets #3-ranked bantamweight contender Yusup Saadulaev as both men try to make a case to challenge for the gold in 2021.
The lightweight co-main event will see the return of Lowen Tynanes as he takes on former ONE Featherweight World Champion Marat Gafurov.
The final two live events of 2020 look to be strong showings for ONE and set the stage for a huge new year.
ONE: Big Bang Full Card
ONE Light Heavyweight Kickboxing World Championship: Roman Kryklia vs. Murat Aygun
Koyomi Matsushima vs. Garry Tonon
Marat Grigorian vs. Ivan Kondratev
Kairat Akhmetov vs. Danny Kingad
Amir Aliakbari vs. Islam Abasov
Ritu Phogat vs. Jomary Torres
ONE: Collision Course Full Card
ONE Bantamweight Muay Thai World Championship: Nong-O Gaiyanghadao vs. Rodlek PK.Saenchai Muaythaigym
Marat Gafurov vs. Lowen Tynanes
Yusup Saadulaev vs. Troy Worthen
Amir Khan vs. Dae Sung Park
Chan Rothana vs. Xie Wei
Raimond Magomedaliev vs. Edson Marques