ONE Championship made the announcement of ONE: Inside The Matrix last week with a stunning four World Championship bouts lining the card. Now, the largest sports media property in Asia has announced the final two bouts and the event's location.

ONE returns to Singapore on Friday, October 30, for its stacked event.

The main event, and fourth of its title tilts, will pit reigning ONE Middleweight World Champion Aung La "The Burmese Python" N Sang against Reinier "The Dutch Knight" De Ridder.


The remaining three title bouts will see ONE Lightweight World Champion Christian "The Warrior" Lee defend against Iuri Lapicus, ONE Featherweight World Champion Martin "The Situ-Asian" Nguyen take on Thanh Le, and ONE Women's Strawweight World Champion "The Panda" Xiong Jing Nan rematching against Tiffany "No Chill" Teo.

The remaining two mixed martial arts bouts that have been announced also feature world-class athletes looking to make noise in their respective divisions.

Eduard Folayang will take on Antonio Caruso in a lightweight matchup, and undefeated Indian star Ritu "The Indian Tigress" Phogat meets Nou Srey Pov in an atomweight affair.

ONE: Inside The Matrix will come your way live and free via the B/R Live app on Friday, October 30.

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ONE: Inside The Matrix

ONE Middleweight World Championship: Aung La N Sang vs. Reinier De Ridder

ONE Lightweight World Championship: Christian Lee vs. Iuri Lapicus

ONE Featherweight World Championship: Martin Nguyen vs. Thanh Le

ONE Women's Strawweight World Championship: Xiong Jing Nan vs. Tiffany Teo

Eduard Folayang vs. Antonio Caruso

Ritu Phogat vs. Nou Srey Pov

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The 2021 championships were originally slated to be hosted by Uzbekistan with Hungary to have hosted the 2022 tournament. The world championships will be a qualifying event for the 2021 Tokyo Olympics.

On Friday, October 30, ONE Championship presents ONE: Inside The Matrix. The event will feature World Championship contests across four divisions with some of the best and most exciting global stars.

The six-bout card from Singapore will air live and free on the B/R Live app starting at 8:30 a.m. EST/5:30 a.m. PST.

Click here to find out how to watch the event if you live outside of the United States.

A Card Full Of Finishers

If there is anything fans should know going into ONE: Inside The Matrix, it is to have their snacks ready because every contest will feature athletes who can finish bouts in the blink of an eye.

Two title challengers, Thanh Le and Iuri Lapicus enter their respective World Championship clashes with perfect finishing rates. However, both of their opponents, Martin "The Situ-Asian" Nguyen and Christian "The Warrior" Lee respectively, have finishing rates above 90%.

In the main event, both Aung La "The Burmese Python" N Sang and Reinier "The Dutch Knight" De Ridder have finishing rates of 92%.

And strawweights "The Panda" Xiong Jing Nan and Tiffany "No Chill" Teo have also finished more than half of their wins before going to the scorecards. In an evening of title tilts, every match for gold is filled with the possibility of a show-stealing ending.

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