Alaverdi Ramazanov

ONE: Unbreakable will kickstart the new year for ONE Championship.

The electric event will emanate from Singapore with six bouts, including a ONE Bantamweight Kickboxing World Championship main event.


Alaverdi "Babyface Killer" Ramazanov will defend his gold for the first time against Capitan Petchyindee Academy.

Ramazanov won the gold in a five-round thriller against Zhang Chenglong at ONE: Mark Of Greatness. Now, Thai superstar Capitan is ready to try and dethrone him from his perch after making his debut in 2020 with a six-second knockout.

The co-main event will be a mixed martial arts instant classic as the #4-ranked lightweight contender, and Japanese legend, Shinya Aoki welcomes James Nakashima to the division.

Nakashima will make his divisional debut after failing to capture welterweight gold and gets a prime opportunity against the former king of the division to make a quick splash and leap into the official ONE athlete rankings.

Also in action, China's Meng Bo returns to do battle with Brazil's Samara Santos.

Three more exciting bouts will help round out the action and set the stage for a fun-filled 2021 for ONE.

Alaverdi Ramazanov vs. Zhang Chenglong | ONE Championship's Top 100 Fights | #79 www.youtube.com

ONE: Unbreakable will air live and free via the B/R Live app on January 22 at 7:30 a.m. EST/4:30 a.m. PST.

ONE: Unbreakable Card

ONE Bantamweight Kickboxing World Championship: Alaverdi Ramazanov vs. Capitan Petchyindee Academy

Shinya Aoki vs. James Nakashima

Rade Opacic vs. Patrick Schmid

Zabaztian Kadestam vs. Gadzhimurad Abdulaev

Meng Bo vs. Samara Santos

Hexigetu vs. Lito Adiwang

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Dustin Poirier has knocked out Conor McGregor in the second round at the UFC 257 Main Event. This spoils McGregor's long-awaited UFC return after his win over Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone last January. Poirier hinted after the match that he would be open to another bout against McGregor, as this fight brings their rivalry to a 1-1 record. The impressive wins of Poirier and Michael Chandler on Saturday night set the UFC's lightweight division up for a very exciting future.

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In a competition bereft of many of its top wrestlers, Daieisho was a surprise winner of the New Year Grand Sumo Tournament Sunday in Tokyo. With the area under a state of emergency due to the coronavirus pandemic and a post-war record 19 wrestlers withdrawing from the event, Daieisho pulled off the upset victory coming from the maegashira level, the lowest of five ranks in sumo's top division, to win the title.

It was Daieisho's first championship as he finished the event with a 13-2 record. Displaying a powerful pushing and thrusting style, he also garnered the prize for outstanding performance during the tournament as well as the prize for best technique.

Shin Wook Lim, a national taekwondo coach for Canada, was sentenced to six-and-a-half years in prison Friday after being found guilty last week on 10 counts of sexual assault and sexual interference against an underage student. Lim also pleaded guilty to other charges involving a second accuser. The two women appeared at the sentencing to tell the court of the lasting damage Lim had done to their lives.

Lim, who taught at the Black Belt World taekwondo studio, was a coach with the Canadian Olympic team in 2008 and 2016. He committed the assaults against both girls between 2013 and 2017 while they were his students with incidents of abuse taking place in Toronto and during trips for competitions and training camps.

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