If two former UFC champs isn’t sufficient motive so that you can try ONE’s TNT debut, will the addition of viral sensation “Reug Reug” push your curiosity excessive?
ONE officers lately introduced the entire broadcast lineup for ONE on TNT I, which airs dwell in primetime within the U.S. on April 7 from Singapore Indoor Stadium.
The corporate beforehand revealed that former UFC flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson (30-3-1) will problem reigning ONE flyweight titleholder Adriano Moraes (18-3) within the evening’s essential occasion, whereas former UFC light-weight champion Eddie Alvarez (30-7) will face former ONE light-weight title challenger Iuri Lapicus (14-1) within the co-main.
Rounding out the TNT-broadcast essential card is a all-striking contest in four-ounce gloves with ONE flyweight muay Thai champ Rodtang Jitmuangnon in a non-title catchweight affair in opposition to British striker Jacob Smith.
In the meantime, the prelims characteristic “Reug Reug,” aka Oumar Kane (2-0), the large Senegalese wrestling standout who kicked his profession off beneath the ARES FC banner earlier than transitioning to ONE earlier this yr, selecting up a TKO win over Alain Ngalani. Kane’s subsequent problem comes within the type of Iranian heavyweight Mehdi Barghi (4-3) and streams dwell on B/R Stay.
The entire ONE on TNT 1 lineup contains:
MAIN CARD (TNT, 10 p.m. ET)
- Champ Adriano Moraes vs. Demetrious Johnson – for flyweight title
- Eddie Alvarez vs. Iuri Lapicus
- Rodtang Jitmuangnon vs. Jacob Smith (muay Thai)
PRELIMINARY CARD (B/R Stay, 8:30 p.m. ET)
- Tyler McGuire vs. Raimond Magomedaliev
- Rade Opacic vs. Patrick Schmid (kickboxing)
- Mehdi Barghi vs. Oumar Kane