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  1. Folayang eyeing April returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Sun-Star

    AFTER suffering one of the toughest lost in his mixed martial arts career, former One Championship lightweight world champion Eduard Folayang is hoping to see action again in April. Folayang lost his title against challenger and featherweight world champion Martin Nguyen in a second round knockout as the Team Lakay fighter is eyeing to reclaim his belt.


  2. Loman inspired to retain title after Kisla awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | Sun-Star

    BAGUIO. Archery coach John Hongitan, former One Championship lightweight world champion Eduard Folayang, Brave CF bantamweight champion Stephen Loman, UC athletic director Danny Cong-o, Team Lakay coach Mark Sangiao and world wushu gold medalist Divine Wally during the Kafagway International Sports Luminary Award.


  3. Pacio seeks 11th win, eyes title match anewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 23 | Sun-Star

    ... World Championship, Pacio is inspired to embrace the grind as he witnessed Team Lakay's elder statesman Eduard Folayang endured a tumultuous period of uncertainty in his martial arts career before becoming one of the brightest superstars and most ...


  4. Loman, Sangiao to lead Kafagway Sports AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | Sun-Star

    ... in the global stage. Among his prized fighter include ONE Championship's former lightweight world champion Eduard Folayang and former featherweight world champion Honorio Banario. Other honorees from at least 15 sports discipline are senior citizen ...


  5. Team Lakay among the best in Asia's MMA gymRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | Sun-Star

    ALTHOUGH 2017 can be a roller coaster ride for Team Lakay, the Baguio based mix martial arts gym remains one of the top in Asia and definitely the Philippines according to One Championship. The famed Team Lakay offers classes in grappling and wushu, and is home to the country's biggest martial arts stars such as former ONE world champions Eduard Folayang and Honorio Banario, and several top contenders in many weight classes.


  6. Sangiao among Asia's top MMA coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | Sun-Star

    ... arts superstars who continue to inspire Asia and the world, including former ONE lightweight world champion Eduard Folayang, former ONE featherweight world champion Honorio Banario, and several world title contenders. ONE added it is mission ...


  7. Stories that shaped MMA in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | ABS-CBN News

    ... slide to end the year. The biggest loss for Team Lakay however, was now-former ONE lightweight king Eduard Folayang's stunning KO defeat to new two-division champion Martin Ngyuen. Following his knockout win over MMA legend Shinya Aoki in 2016, ...


  8. After sour end to 2017, Team Lakay looks to refocus for 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | ABS-CBN News

    ... Kingad's submission loss to Adriano Moraes for the flyweight title, followed by former lightweight king Eduard Folayang's shocking KO loss to Martin Nguyen, and Gina Iniong's short-notice decision loss to Mei Yamaguchi in a women's atomweight title ...


  9. April Osenio put school first before MMA careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | ABS-CBN News

    ... the motivation to get a degree came from her Team Lakay seniors like former ONE lightweight world champion Eduard Folayang and flyweight contender Geje Eustaquio. "Naging motiovation ko is mga senior ko sa Team Lakay." April shared. "Lahat sila may ...


  10. Shannon Wiratchai Determined to Secure a Title Shot at ONE: Warriors of the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | MMA Weekly

    ... ONE Championship's first ever two-division champion when he moved up a division to challenge and defeat Eduard Folayang . Next up for Nguyen is a bantamweight title match with Bibiano Fernandes in early 2018. It's possible that might mean an interim ...


  11. Ben Askren vs Shinya Aoki staredown pic from ONE 'Immortal Pursuit' press conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | MMA Mania

    ... (39-7, 1 NC) has history of bouncing around weight classes and hasn't been seen since getting bludgeoned by Eduard Folayang last November in Singapore, snapping a nine-fight win streak for the "Tobikan Judan." "Ben Askren is a spectacular martial ...


  12. MMA Rundown - November 24th-26th, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | BloodyElbow

    ... Askren has a submission and a TKO in his last two bouts, While Aoki is coming off a brutal TKO loss to Eduard Folayang . Brazilian Leandro Issa (14-6) will also be taking on Korean standout Dae Hwan Kim (12-1-1 draw) in a bantamweight tilt, while ...


  13. Rich Franklin to host reality series for ONE Championship in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 |

    ... been witness to some of the best martial arts talent I have ever seen. Stars today such as Angela Lee and Eduard Folayang came from the grassroots level of talent in Asia, and the next martial arts superstar is just waiting to be discovered. "Follow ...


  14. Gacad: Losing breedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | Sun-Star

    ... all over. When Martin Nguyen landed his patented overhand right on defending ONE lightweight world champion Eduard Folayang, the whole pro-Folayang MOA crowd was stunned silent. Martin Nguyen made history as ONE Championship's only two-division ...


  15. Nguyen makes history by winning 2nd One FC beltRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | Sun-Star

    FILIPINO MMA icon Eduard Folayang's reign as lightweight king in the ONE Championship has ended after a second-round knockout loss to challenger and current featherweight champion Martin Nguyen in the main event of ONE: Legends of the World last Friday night at the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Manila. The 28-year-old Nguyen knocked Folayang out cold with a right overhand to the jaw as the Filipino MMA star threw his patented spinning kick.


  16. MMA: Massive KO win earns Martin Nguyen his second ONE title beltRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 |

    By beating Eduard Folayang in Manila, Nguyen won the Filipino's Lightweight crown while retaining his own Featherweight title at the main event of ONE: Legends of the World. MANILA: It was a decisive counter overhand punch - an explosive right-handed hit which reverberated throughout the Mall of Asia Arena - that won the bout for Sydney-based Martin "The Situ-Asian" Nguyen at ONE Championship's event in Manila on Friday .


  17. Martin Nguyen KOs Eduard Folayang, Becomes Two-Division Titleholder in One ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Sherdog

    Martin Nguyen etched his name in the history books and did so in stirring fashion. The 28-year-old became One Championship 's first simultaneous two-division champion, as he knocked out Eduard Folayang with second-round punches to capture the lightweight crown in the One Championship "Legends of the World" headliner on Friday at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay, Philippines.


  18. ONE Championship: Balancing act for 'The King'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    ... believes that he could be the next big thing in the sport, following the footsteps of his senior colleague Eduard Folayang, who is widely regarded as the face of the Philippine mixed martial arts scene and currently reigns as the ONE Lightweight ...


  19. Ben Askren-Shinya Aoki, Angela Lee-Mei Yamaguchi 2 Title Bouts Official for Nov. 24 One ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Sherdog

    ... be his last. The 34-year-old Aoki hasn't competed in MMA since dropping his 170-pound "lightweight" title to Eduard Folayang via third-round knockout last November. The "Tobikan Judan" did step into the One cage this past May however, losing a ...


  20. ONE Championship: Miado takes on undefeated ThaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    ... loss could set him back considerably. "My goal is to become a world champion. I want to be at the top here. Eduard Folayang was my idol when I started in this sport, and now he is the ONE Lightweight World Champion, so it shows I can do it. I will ...