October 3, 2018 – Singapore: Rich Franklin’s ONE Warrior Series, a subsidiary of ONE Championship™ (ONE), the largest global sports media property in Asian history, has just announced its next event, taking place in Singapore on 11 October. The wildly popular travel series talent search program featuring multiple-time world champion and mixed martial arts legend Rich “Ace” Franklin is currently airing its second season.
The live spectacle will feature various athletes and prospects who participated during the show and who will compete in professional bouts for a chance to win a $100,000++ USD ONE Championship contract. A series of compelling contests await, as fans will be treated to an evening of pure martial arts action.
Rich Franklin, CEO of ONE Warrior Series, stated: “Our travel has paid off with 15 countries being represented on our largest card to date. Visiting these amazing cities in Asia and experiencing the culture, while digging beneath the surface for the most promising martial artists on this side of the world has been a fulfilling endeavor, and I can’t wait for our athletes to be able shine on the biggest stage. The last event live on the app was a tremendous success, and this card will be the best matchups we have seen to date.”
Jonathan Fong, Director of ONE Warrior Series, stated: “It’s exciting to have another ONE Warrior Series event right around the corner! We have our largest card to date for October 11 with lots of familiar as well as new faces. There is so much martial arts talent in Asia, and we have been treated to some exciting and impressive demonstrations. These martial artists really give it their all, and everyone wants the chance to showcase their skills on the ONE Championship stage. It is an honor and a privilege to help them achieve that.”
Rich Franklin’s ONE Warrior Series is a travel series talent search program. The show aims to discover new martial arts talent across Asia, providing promising young athletes with the platform to unleash their martial arts greatness. Franklin, who serves as the show’s host, travels across the Asian continent with co-host Jonathan Fong, searching for talent, experiencing local cultures and testing their boundaries.