"I believe that this struggle is going to be an explosive, and there's a lot of history to write," – Eduard Folayang
Introducing a World Premier Honorable, Eduard "Landslide" Folayang from the Philippines and the challenger Shinya "Tobikan Judan" Aoki from Japan was appearing in the press conference at a high level. ONE: New Time, held on Thursday evening at The Ritz Carlton in Ropponggi, Tokyo, Japan.
The two will appear in the premier event on Sunday's historic battle card, a re-version of their 2016 event which saw Folayang dethrone Aoki become the new ONE Lightweight World Champion.
Folayang, which comes from the famous Lakay team at La Trinidad, Benguet, has run second with the ONE Lightweight World Champion and is looking for a repeat of the story as he divides the cage with Aoki again.
"This re-position is for three years, it is an honor to address Shinya here in Japan. This is the first [ONE Championship] This event is happening here, and I think everybody is excited, not only artists who will be competing, but the supporters and everyone who does world-wide. "
"I believe that this struggle is to be an explosion, there is a lot of history to write," he said.
Scotland's favorite Aoki city fan will be competing for Japan for the first time since 2015, and hopes to return the ONE Lightweight World Championships back home.
“I am grateful to ONE Championship in my country. This is a major step forward in the martial arts in Japan. "Aoki said.
"I'll be focusing on the laser for this coming game. I've been trained hard for my opponent on this Sunday night. I am confident I can influence and victory. being a World Champion again, "he added. t
New Era, a historical card of the first ONE in Japan, will also be the fourteen other interesting games introducing three large rounds of world competition.
Another Filipino will put forward names, such as the Folayang Team's “Fileycer” team, Kevin “The Silencer”, supporting Belingon to hold an old Bantamweight World Championship. fashionable Bibiano “The Flash” Brazilian Fernandes. Belingon and Fernandes face each other for the third time in their life, as they will seek to dispute which dog is the best in the bantryweight sector.
Introducing the Intermediate World Championship of Women Women t "Panda" Xiong Jing Nan from China will put her name on the line against the introduction of the Women's Universe Management Track t Angela, Unstoppable, Lee, who wants to become the world's first female singer in ONE history.
Relocation around the globe will also be placed in the middle category, as it incorporates the Mediterranean World Championship Aung La N Sang of Myanmar against Ken Hasegawa of Japan. The two hardened Central Mounds met in 2018, with Aung La N Sang scoring halting at the end of the fifth visit to hold his title.
Also on the card are two American UFC wardens, first of all, as the old Demetrious “Mouse Mighty” long-flying flight champion Johnson is waiting for Japan's Yuya Wakamatsu the cupcake with ONE Flyweight World. Eddie's light-hearted warrior "The Underground King" Alvarez opposite Timofey Nastyukhin in Russia in a box containing the AON Prix Grand Quax at Light Light World.