ONE Championship will bring a total of 22 bouts to Tokyo, Japan this October as part of its ONE: Century double-header.
ONE Championship’s monumental 100th event will be a double header. On Sunday, ONE officials announced the full line-up and broadcast plans for the show, going down in Tokyo, Japan this October. The card, split up into Part 1 and Part 2, will take place the same day, with ONE: Century Part 1 airing live on TNT in the United States. That show will be headlined by ‘Unstoppable’ Angela Lee taking on Xiong Jing Nan of China.
It will be the second meeting between Lee (9–2) and fellow champ Jing Nan (14-1) after Lee failed in an attempt to move up to strawweight back in March. This time, it’s Lee’s own atomweight belt that is on the line.
Also on ONE: Century Part 1, Demetrious Johnson will take on Danny Kingad in the final of the ONE Championship flyweight grand prix. And it what ONE is billing as a second co-main event, Eddie Alvarez will face Saygod Guseyn Arslanaliev in the final of the promotion’s lightweight grand prix.
ONE: Century Part 2, meanwhile, will be broadcast live in over 140 countries, per Sunday’s release from the promotion. Topping that card will be double champ Aung La N Sang defending his light heavyweight title against heavyweight champion Brandon Vera. A trio of co-main events will accompany ‘The Burmese Python.’
The first will feature Bibiano Fernandes defending the bantamweight title against Kevin Belingon, while a flyweight Muay Thai title fight will see Rodtang Jitmuangnon defend against Walter Goncalves. The third co-main event (is that a co-co-co-main event?) sees the finale of the featherweight kickboxing grand prix unfold between Giorgio Petrosyan and Samy Sana.
ONE Championship: Century Part 1
Angela Lee vs. Jingnan Xiong – for the ONE women’s atomweight world championship
Demetrious Johnson vs. Danny Kingad – ONE flyweight grand prix final
Eddie Alvarez vs. Saygid Guseyn Arslanaliev – ONE lightweight grand prix final
Janet Todd vs. Ekaterina Vandaryeva — Muay Thai
Yuya Wakamatsu vs. Dae Hwan Kim
Sam-a Gaiyanghadao vs. Darren Roland — Muay Thai
Yushi Okami vs. Agilan Thani
Itsuki Harata vs. Rika Ishige
Senzo Ikeda vs. Lito Adiwang
Phoe Thaw vs. Yoon Chang Min
Sunoto vs. Kwon Won Il
ONE Championship: Century Part 2
Aung La N Sang vs. Brandon Vera – for the ONE light heavyweight world championship
Bibiano Fernandes vs. Kevin Belingon – for the ONE bantamweight world championship
Rodtang Jitmuangnon vs. Walter Goncalves — for the ONE flyweight Muay Thai championship
Giorgio Petrosyan vs. Samy Sana — ONE Kickboxing Grand Prix Final
Mauro Cerilli vs. Arjan Bhullar
Shinya Aoki vs. Honorio Banario
Mei Yamaguchi vs. Jenny Huang
Shoko Sato vs. Rafael Silva – Shooto champion vs. Pancrase champion
Yosuke Saruta vs. Daichi Kitakata – Shooto champion vs. Pancrase champion
Koshi Matsumoto vs. Takasuke Kume – Shooto champion vs. Pancrase champion
Hernani Perpetuo vs. Hiroyuki Tetsuka – Shooto champion vs. Pancrase champion
ONE: Century takes place Sunday, October 13 at the Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo, Japan.