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ONE on TNT I Closing Weight and Hydration Outcomes | FightBookMMA
April 7, 2021
Singapore: ONE Championship™ (ONE), Asia’s largest international sports activities media property, in the present day held the “ONE on TNT I” Digital Press Convention and Official Faceoffs at Singapore Indoor Stadium.
In attendance for the press convention was ONE Championship Chairman and CEO Chatri Sityodtong, in addition to ONE athletes Adriano Moraes, Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez, Iuri Lapicus, Rodtang Jitmuangnon, and Danial Williams.
Chatri Sityodtong, Chairman and CEO of ONE Championship, said: “After I first began ONE Championship, I might have by no means imagined we’d be dwell on prime time within the U.S. on TNT — the house of the NBA, the house of AEW. I’m so fired as much as showcase our distinctive model of martial arts to American followers for the very first time. American followers are in for an enormous deal with as a result of they’ve by no means seen a number of the stuff we’re going to indicate throughout the entire plethora of martial arts in April. To inform you the reality, I don’t suppose any of those fights listed below are going to go the gap. After I take a look at everybody right here, they’re all finishers, and so they all need this, and so the American followers are in for a large deal with. We need to showcase the perfect of humanity, the very best athletes on this planet who’re real superstars and real function fashions to the world.”
Adriano Moraes, ONE Flyweight World Champion, said: “I’m excited. I really feel blessed and wholesome. I simply need to say thanks to Demetrious Johnson for difficult me for my belt, and to be right here to combat in opposition to me. I can’t wait to showcase [my skills] to my American followers. I knew this time would come, and the time is now. I’m prepared.”
Demetrious Johnson, ONE Flyweight World Grand Prix Champion, said: “I need to thank ONE Championship for the chance to return out right here and compete in Singapore. I’m wanting ahead to the problem in opposition to Adriano Moraes. He’s been an awesome champion. I do know it’s going to be a troublesome combat, and I’m able to show my ability set dwell on TNT. The menace degree is excessive. Adriano is a superb champion, nice grappler, and lengthy for the division. He has a attain benefit. For me, I’ve to get [inside] with out taking any punishment, push the tempo, and put the strain on.”
Eddie Alvarez, former UFC and Bellator Light-weight World Champion, said: “I’m excited to be right here. That is the whole lot I envisioned once I signed with ONE Championship — to deliver this present to America, to indicate the American followers how nice it’s. It’s a dream come true. I’m extra motivated than ever. I’m all the time within the fitness center, I’m all the time preparing, and I’m all the time on edge. There’s an enormous a part of me inside that [tells me] I’ve to attain this. I’ve been reawakened throughout this complete COVID factor. You will note it.”
Iuri Lapicus, #2-ranked light-weight contender, said: “I can not wait to combat. I believe that Eddie Alvarez is all the time at his finest. He has large expertise, and particularly now that he desires to win his third World Title. I believe I can [beat Eddie] as a result of I’m younger and hungry. I need a second probability for the title.”
Danial Williams, WMC Muay Thai World Champion, said: “You understand, it’s an enormous event. I’m simply right here to create the story of an underdog. Rodtang is the person. I’ve the utmost respect for him. In fact, he’s the flyweight champion, and the distinction is clearly the mentality I’ve simply to create that story. That’s what I’m right here to do.”
Rodtang Jitmuangnon, ONE Flyweight Muay Thai World Champion, said: “I’m very glad and honored to be right here in the present day as a result of that is the most important occasion for me. To be on the world stage [especially in front of the U.S. fans], I’m very honored. I wish to thank Chatri for giving me this chance. I’ll do my finest to symbolize Thailand and present my Muay Thai [skills] to the world.”
‘ONE on TNT I’ Closing Weight and Hydration Outcomes:
ONE Flyweight World Championship (56.8 KG–61.2 KG) Adriano Moraes (60.95 KG, 1.0152) vs. Demetrious Johnson (60.95 KG, 1.0183)
Blended Martial Arts – Light-weight (70.4 KG–77.1 KG) Eddie Alvarez (77.0 KG, 1.0176) vs. Iuri Lapicus (76.85 KG, 1.0112)
Muay Thai – Catch Weight (61.5 KG) Rodtang Jitmuangnon (61.5 KG, 1.0248) vs. Danial Williams (60.65 KG, 1.0099)
Blended Martial Arts – Welterweight (77.2 KG–83.9 KG) Tyler McGuire (83.25 KG, 1.0160) vs. Raimond Magomedaliev (83.2 KG, 1.0244)
Kickboxing – Featherweight (65.9 KG–70.3 KG) Chingiz Allazov (69.85 KG, 1.0214) vs. Enriko Kehl (69.65 KG, 1.0168)
Blended Martial Arts – Heavyweight (102.2 KG–120.2 KG) Patrick Schmid (111.95 KG, 1.0132) vs. Oumar Kane (118.85 KG, 1.0044)
*Hydration values lower than or equal to 1.0250 earn a passing mark, whereas values better than or equal to 1.0251 earn a failing mark. Athletes who failed weight and hydration checks on Day 1 or Day 2 are given one other probability to clear checks on the morning of the occasion.
Roberto Villa is the CEO, Govt Author, Senior Editor of FightBook MMA. Has a ardour for Fight Sports activities and in addition a podcast host for Sitting Ringside. He’s additionally a former MMA fighter and Kickboxer.