Three New Matches Scheduled for Rise of Heroes

Three new fights have been added to ONE FC’s Rise of Heroes:

James “The Hammer” McSweeney vs. Chris “Igor” Lokteff (Heavyweight)

Aung La N Sang vs. Mahmoud Salama “Iron Man” (Middleweight)

Priyanka jeet toshi vs “The legendary “Bad Girl” Jujeath Nagaowa (Women’s Atomweight)

This is in addition to the main event announced last week between Bantamweight champion, Bibiano Fernandes and Masakatsu Ueda.  Two other matches are also scheduled:

Rob Lisita vs. Yusuke Kawanago (Bantamweight)

Gianni Subba vs. Eugene Toquero (Flyweight)

Rise of Heroes is set to kick off on May 2 from the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Passay City, Philippines.   You can catch all the action live online at for just $9.99 (USD).

Chris Zahar is an American-born journalist. He has been covering Asian MMA since 2013, and his work has been featured in both Fight of the Night and Yahoo Sports. He has also interviewed such top Asian, ONE FC stars as Rob Lisita, Paul Cheng, and Sam "Sung Ming Yen." Chris also has the honor of training at TOUGH MMA, the only Taiwanese fight team to have exclusive partnership with ONE Fighting Championship. In his spare time, Chris not only enjoys mixed martial arts, but studies politics, philosophy, and Chinese. He is also happily married and a proud father to his son. Chris resides in Taiwan.