Australia vs Norway: Alma Juniku, Anne Line Hogstad fight at ‘ONE: Masters of Fate’ in the Philippines

ONE Championship has just announced its return to Manila, the bustling capital of the Philippines. This 8 November at the Mall of Asia Arena, ONE: MASTERS OF FATE will see the world’s best martial arts talent take the ONE Championship ring to showcase their skills.

WBC and IPCC Muay Thai World Champion Alma Juniku of Australia is back in ONE Super Series action when she takes on Anne Line Hogstad of Norway in a Muay Thai atomweight contest in 4-ounce gloves. Juniku made her ONE Championship debut against none other than two-sport World Champion Stamp Fairtex last June. She is now tasked to welcome ISKA Muay Thai World Champion and promotional newcomer Hogstad to the world’s largest martial arts organization.

In the main event, reigning ONE Strawweight World Champion Joshua “The Passion” Pacio of the Philippines will defend his title against countryman Rene “The Challenger” Catalan.

Former two-time ONE Lightweight World Champion Eduard “Landslide” Folayang of the Philippines is on the comeback trail. He is scheduled to face MGL-1 FC Lightweight Champion Amarsanaa “Spear” Tsogookhuu of Mongolia in the evening’s co-main event. The veteran member of Team Lakay will have to deal with Tsogookhuu’s uncharted power, as the Mongolian boasts of a solid knockout ratio featuring three stoppages out of five victories.

Check the complete “ONE: Masters of Fate” fight card on Conan Daily.

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Vietnam’s Nguyen Tran Duy Nhat excited to fight at ‘ONE: Immortal Triumph’ in Ho Chi Minh City

Nguyen Tran Duy Nhat (©ONE Championship)
Nguyen Tran Duy Nhat (©ONE Championship)

Nguyen Tran Duy Nhat was one of the Vietnamese martial artists featured in the open workout held by ONE Championship as a preliminary activity for “ONE: Immortal Triumph” at the Hotel Nikko Saigon in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam on September 3, 2019. He is set to make his debut in the Singapore-based organization’s striking-only league ONE Super Series.

“I am so happy and thankful that ONE Championship has finally come to Vietnam, my beloved home country,” Nguyen stated. “For the past few years, it has been my dream to compete in front of my friends and family here in Ho Chi Minh City. Now, to get to do so under the bright lights of ONE Super Series, the greatest platform in the world for striking martial arts, it excites me to no end.”

Featuring kickboxing and Muay Thai bouts only, “ONE: Immortal Triumph” is the first ever ONE Championship event that does not have any mixed martial arts match on the card. In the 12th bout of the evening, Nguyen will face Azwan Che Wil of Malaysia in a Muay Thai bout in the flyweight division.

“I’m laser focused in putting together the best performance of my career this Friday,” Nguyen said. “Hopefully, the fans come out and we can rock the stadium.”

Taking place at the Phu Tho Indoor Stadium in Ho Chi Minh City on September 6, 2019, “ONE: Immortal Triumph” is the first ever ONE Championship event to take place in Vietnam. Aside from Vietnam, 14 other countries will be represented namely Australia, Brazil, France, India, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, the Netherlands, Pakistan, Russia, Slovakia, Thailand, the United Kingdom and the United States.

Ticket information for “ONE: Immortal Triumph” is available at www.onefc.comHere is a clip from the recent workout in Ho Chi Minh City:

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Chris Nguyen focused on beating Yukinori Ogasawara at ‘ONE: Immortal Triumph’ in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Chris Nguyen (©ONE Championship)
Chris Nguyen (©ONE Championship)

Chris Nguyen was one of the Vietnamese martial artists featured in the open workout held by ONE Championship as a preliminary activity for “ONE: Immortal Triumph” at the Hotel Nikko Saigon in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam on September 3, 2019. The Vietnamese-Australian fighter is set to make his debut in the Singapore-based organization’s striking-only league ONE Super Series.

“I’ve trained long and hard for this moment,” Nguyen stated. “Getting this opportunity to compete with the world’s best striking talents in ONE Super Series, it’s going to be amazing for my career moving forward.”

Featuring kickboxing and Muay Thai bouts only, “ONE: Immortal Triumph” is the first ever ONE Championship event that does not have any mixed martial arts match on the card. In the ninth bout of the evening, Nguyen will face Yukinori Ogasawara of Japan in a Muay Thai bout in the atomweight division.”

“This is the world’s top proving ground for martial arts and the competition is definitely fierce,” the Vietnamese-Australian fighter said. “But I believe it’s my time to shine and I’m surely aiming for the ONE world title. Right now, however, I’m focused on one thing only and that’s beating Yukinori Ogasawara decisively.”

Taking place at the Phu Tho Indoor Stadium in Ho Chi Minh City on September 6, 2019, “ONE: Immortal Triumph” is the first ever ONE Championship event to take place in Vietnam. Aside from Vietnam and Australia, 13 other countries will be represented namely Brazil, France, India, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, the Netherlands, Pakistan, Russia, Slovakia, Thailand, the United Kingdom and the United States.

Ticket information for “ONE: Immortal Triumph” is available at www.onefc.comHere is a clip from the recent workout in Ho Chi Minh City:

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Michael Pham pumped, ready to make ONE Super Series debut at ‘ONE: Immortal Triumph’ in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Michael Pham (©ONE Championship)
Michael Pham (©ONE Championship)

Michael Pham was one of the Vietnamese martial artists featured in the open workout held by ONE Championship as a preliminary activity for “ONE: Immortal Triumph” at the Hotel Nikko Saigon in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam on September 3, 2019. The Vietnamese-English fighter is set to make his debut in the Singapore-based organization’s striking-only league ONE Super Series.

“I’m pumped and ready to make my ONE Championship debut,” Pham stated. “Being part of the promotion’s inaugural event in Vietnam, it’s such a huge honor on my part. I’ve always dreamed of coming back here and showcasing my skills.”

“It’s a privilege that I get to put on a show for the Vietnamese people,” Pham continued. “I just want to make the fans happy with my performance.”

“Anyone who has seen me fight knows I always bring it and I never back down from a challenge,” the Vietnamese-English martial artist added. “I’m looking forward to getting my hand raised this Friday night.”

Featuring kickboxing and Muay Thai bouts only, “ONE: Immortal Triumph” is the first ever ONE Championship event that does not have any mixed martial arts match on the card. In the first bout of the evening, Pham will face his fellow ONE Super Series debutante Mohamad Fakri Bin Yusoff of Malaysia in a Muay Thai bout in the featherweight division.

Taking place at the Phu Tho Indoor Stadium in Ho Chi Minh City on September 6, 2019, “ONE: Immortal Triumph” is the first ever ONE Championship event to take place in Vietnam. Aside from Vietnam, 14 other countries will be represented namely Australia, Brazil, France, India, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, the Netherlands, Pakistan, Russia, Slovakia, Thailand, the United Kingdom and the United States.

Ticket information for “ONE: Immortal Triumph” is available at www.onefc.comHere is a clip from the recent workout in Ho Chi Minh City:

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