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  1. Eddie Alvarez is set to debut with One Championship in early 2019. Photo: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | South China Morning Post

    One Championship boss keeps cards close to chest regarding debut of new star signing, but former UFC champion is welcome to idea of Japan homecoming The "Underground King" may not stay out of sight much longer, with all signs pointing to Eddie Alvarez making his One Championship debut at their marquee Tokyo debut in March 2019. Alvarez arrives in a wide open lightweight division after Martin Nguyen vacated the title because of a knee injury, and the former UFC champion confirmed he will make his bow early next year.

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  2. Eddie Alvarez And One Championship Reportedly Close To Agreeing On Multi-Fight DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2018 | Forbes.com

    DECEMBER 02: Eddie Alvarez prepares to enter the Octagon prior to facing Justin Gaethje in their lightweight bout during the UFC 218 event inside Little Caesars Arena on December 02, 2017 in Detroit, Michigan. According to a report from Tarso Doria in September, and a second note from ESPN's Ariel Helwani on Saturday, the promotion is in advanced talks with former Bellator and UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez.

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  3. Martin Nguyen Vacates ONE Championship Lightweight TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2018 | MMA Weekly

    Martin Nguyen has been forced to relinquish his ONE Championship lightweight title because of a serious knee injury. The announcement was made on Facebook by the promotion's CEO and Founder, Chatri Sityodtong.

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  4. Mei Yamaguchi Aims to Avenge Angela Lee Loss, Lead ONE Championship into JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | MMA Weekly

    Mei Yamaguchi's opponent at ONE: Unstoppable Dream was still a teenager when she became a superstar in Asia and one of the highest-earning female fighters in the sport. For the Japanese veteran, the journey to the top has taken much longer.

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  5. The Greatest 155-Pounder in MMA History Isn't Who You Think He IsRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2017 | BleacherReport

    In a memorable lightweight brawl last Saturday, Eddie Alvarez and Justin Gaethje did their part to stake claim to the title. After nearly 15 minutes of blood spilled and guts displayed, it was Alvarez who landed a crushing finishing blow.

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  6. After the War He Promised with Justin Gaethje, Eddie Alvarez Is UnequalledRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2017 | BleacherReport

    Chaos, in one form, ongoing for the past 15 minutes or less, is over. Chaos, in the form of an exhausted, back-flipping celebration and an arena full of screaming and shocked and awed fans, is also just being unleashed.

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  7. ONE: Askren, Aoki battle for welterweight strap in SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | ABS-CBN News

    Two MMA superstars go head to head, while a Filipina warrior looks to take another step towards world championship gold when the ONE Championship cage returns to Singapore for ONE: IMMORTAL PURSUIT, Friday evening at the Singapore Indoor Stadium. Headlining the card will be a legend versus legend superfight for the ONE welterweight world championship as reigning and defending champion Ben 'Funky' Askren steps into the cage one last time and puts his title on the line against former ONE lightweight world champion and global MMA legend Shinya Aoki.

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  8. MMA: Pro grapplers and local fighters promise to excite at ONE: Immortal PursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Headlining Friday's MMA event will be undefeated Ben Askren's last professional fight, while Singaporeans Amir Khan, May Ooi and Tiffany Teo will be aiming for wins at the Indoor Stadium. Singaporean MMA fighter May Ooi, who will be facing Cambodia's Vy Srey Khouch at ONE: Immortal Pursuit.

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  9. 10 November Tussles Worth WatchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | Sherdog

    In an effort to bring more attention to the global stage of mixed martial arts, this list does not focus on major North American-based promotions like the Ultimate Fighting Championship , Bellator MMA and the Professional Fighters League . Not many mixed martial artists walk away on their own terms.

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