ONE Championship lead commentator and Fox Sports Presenter Steve Dawson Previews the main event for ONE: UNBREAKABLE WARRIORS between top featherweights Ev Ting and Rob Lisita
Ev Ting vs Rob Lisita, at the Stadium Negara in Kuala Lumpur on 2 September, is a peach of a match. Both fighters come to Malaysia on the same mission: a rematch with ONE Featherweight World Champion Marat Gafurov.
There is another common opponent here though. Eric Kelly choked out Lisita in July 2014, beginning a dark period for the Australian, who despite making his ONE debut with only one (since avenged) loss in eight previous contests, has now lost his last three.
Ting put a guillotine choke on Kelly in January with a performance that surprised me, and signaled his prominence in the division. Some might argue that Kelly is a fading force in ONE Championship, but if he is, it’s Ting who hit the dimmer switch.
His fans would also point to last year’s one-minute submission of Honorio Banario, which in light of theRead More »from Fight Preview: Ev Ting vs Rob Lisita at ONE: UNBREAKABLE WARRIORS