Each day, The MMA Corner will provide a recap of results, event announcements, fight matchups, and injuries/cancellations from throughout the world of MMA.

Aoki to debut at ONE FC 6

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.

UFC inks prospect Harris

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)