BEN ASKREN COMPLETES 5-COUNTRY MEDIA TOUR AS A PRELUDE TO HIS UPCOMING ONE FC DEBUT IN SINGAPORE
TICKETS FOR ONE FC: HONOR & GLORY ARE ON SALE NOW AT SPORTS HUB TIX
16 May 2014 – Singapore: Ben Askren has been making huge waves in Asia since signing with Asia’s largest Mixed Martial Arts organization, ONE Fighting ChampionshipTM. Askren continued to make headlines this week as he embarked on a 5-country media tour to meet with the top media from the Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, Cambodia and Singapore.
The response to the tour was phenomenal as media from the top publications in each country attended Ben Askren’s open workout to find out more about the greatest welterweight star and his preparation for his upcoming fight. During the open workout sessions, Askren demonstrated some of his famous wrestling and ground skills before speaking to members of the press. He shared his excitement and fascination of being in Asia and meeting the media and his fans in this part of the world.
“I am super excited to be making my ONE FC debut at the end of this month in Singapore. MMA is growing so rapidly in Asia and so it’s really fantastic to be able to fight here. I have been training really hard and I can’t wait to be back in the cage to put on a fantastic fight for my fans,” Askren commented on his debut with ONE FC.
Askren will make his ONE FC debut in Singapore come this 30 May in ONE FC: HONOR & GLORY and the Olympian is eager to impress with his strong wrestling background.
Tickets for ONE FC: HONOR & GLORY in Singapore are on sale now at Sports Hub Tix (http://www.sportshub.com.sg/
Fans in Asia can catch all the action live on STAR Sports. Check your local listings. Also, fans from around the world can witness the action online via live streaming at www.onefc.livesport.tv. The event will be available for purchase at just US$9.99.
About ONE FC
With a 90%+ market share in Asia, ONE Fighting Championship is Asia’s largest Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) organization. Headquartered in Singapore, the world’s most exciting mixed martial arts organization hosts the best Asian mixed martial artists and world champions, all signed to exclusive contracts, on the largest media broadcast in Asia. ONE Fighting Championship™ has partnered with FOX and STAR Sports for an unprecedented 10-year cable television deal with a coverage that spans 70+ countries across the world.