Includes ONE: BIG BANG Event Highlights
5 December 2020 – Singapore: ONE Championship athletes Garry “The Lion Killer” Tonon, Ritu “The Indian Tigress” Phogat, Jihin “Shadow Cat” Radzuan, and Jomary “The Zamboanginian Fighter” Torres all spoke to the media following their respective bouts at ONE: BIG BANG.
Relive all the incredible martial arts action at ONE: BIG BANG in this video highlight reel:
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Tonon overcame a difficult test posed by #3-ranked featherweight contender Koyomi “Moushigo” Matsushima to win by unanimous decision. After his performance, Tonon talked about the specific challenges he encountered with Matsushima, potential showdowns with top featherweights Martin Nguyen, Christian Lee, and Thanh Lee, his thoughts on transitioning from submission grappling to MMA, and plans for the next year. Find out what he had to say.
Garry Tonon Post-Event Interview:
Indian Wrestling Champion Phogat put together another masterful display of grappling in her first-round finish of the Philippines’ Jomary Torres. Phogat was all smiles as she spoke with the media on a wide range of topics, including her thoughts on how she has progressed in 2020, how much she has missed her family in India, her challenges in facing COVID-19 travel restrictions, and opening up a martial arts academy of her own in India. All that and more in this post-event interview.
Ritu Phogat Post-Event Interview:
Malaysian “Shadow Cat” Jihin bounced herself back into the winner’s column with a hard-fought victory over Vietnamese-American Bi “Killer Bee” Nguyen, winning by unanimous decision. Jihin talked to the media about her incredible performance and discovering her weaknesses, her thoughts on the stacked women’s atomweight division, potentially facing Ritu Phogat next, and more.
Jihin Radzuan Post-Event Interview:
The Philippines’ Torres had a rough night, experiencing defeat at the hands of India’s Ritu Phogat. Torres fielded questions from the media about her performance and intricate details in the bout, the specific changes she needs to make in her training to get back to victory, and her mental frustration with her recent losing streak. Listen to what Torres had to say.
Jomary Torres Post-Event Interview:
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About ONE Championship™
ONE Championship (ONE) is the largest global sports media property in Asian history. Headquartered in Singapore, ONE is the world’s largest martial arts organization, hosting bouts across all styles of martial arts such as Muay Thai, Kickboxing, Karate, Kung Fu, Silat, Sanda, Lethwei, Mixed Martial Arts, Tae Kwon Do, Submission Grappling, and more.
ONE hosts the biggest sports entertainment events across Asia, featuring some of the world’s best martial artists and world champions on the largest global media broadcast in Asia.
ONE Esports, a subsidiary of ONE Championship, runs Asia’s largest global esports Championship Series with some of the biggest blockbuster game titles in the world. With a focus on both martial arts and esports, ONE Championship is currently the largest producer of millennial live sports content in Asia.
In addition to its digital platforms, ONE Championship broadcasts across 150+ countries with some of the largest global free-to-air and digital broadcasters, including Star Sports, Tencent, TV5, Astro, ClaroSports, Startimes, Fox Sports, Thairath TV, Turner Sports, Skynet, Mediacorp, Great Sports, Mediaset Italia, ProSiebenSat.1, Dubai Sports, and more.