8 months Pinoy fighters defend titles in ONE: A New Era Manilatimes |Sports
Philippine pride is at stake as Filipino fighters Eduard “The Landslide” Folayang and Kevin “The Silencer” Belingon of Team Lakay defend their titles against respective rivals in ONE: A New Era on March 31 in Tokyo, Japan. The main event will be the battle between ONE lightweight world champion Folayang and Japanese Shinya “Tobikan Judan” Aoki. Folayang snatched the crown from Aoki via third-round technical knockout in ONE: Defending Honor in November 2016. Folayang though lost the title to Martin Nguyen by way of knockout in November 2017. “The Landslide” regained his rhythm last November in Manila beating Amir Khan ... more