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While it was expected that former DREAM lightweight champion Shinya Aoki would debut with ONE FC at their fifth show, he will make his official debut at “ONE FC 6: Rise of Kings” against Arnaud Lepond.
According to ONE FC CEO Victor Cui, there will be three title fights at ONE FC 6.
ONE FC 6 is scheduled to take place at the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Singapore on Oct 6.
Englishman Phil Harris holds a professional record of 21-9-1 in his professional MMA career, and it was reported today that he signed a deal with the UFC. At age 28, Harris will add depth to the newest division in the UFC, the flyweight division. According to reports, he is considered the top 125-pounder in Europe.
There is currently no official event or opponent announced for Harris.
Photo: Shinya Aoki applies a choke (Taro Irei/Sherdog)