ONE “Century” Primer: Watch Demetrioun Johnson & Danny Kingad Reflect on Path to FW GP Finals
Demetrious Johnson and Danny Kingad are going to battle in the finals of ONE's flyweight grand prix, and recently ONE shared out the fighters reflecting on their path to the October 13th fight.
ONE Championship’s “Century” card will take place right around the corner on October 13th, and the stacked card will see former UFC champ Demetrious Johnson take on Danny Kingad in the finals of the flyweight grand prix.
Johnson and Kingad’s paths to the finals
Johnson (29-3-1) made his ONE debut this past March and his bout with Yuya Wakamatsu also served as a quarterfinal for the promotion’s flyweight tourney. Johnson won that fight via submission, and advanced to face Tatsumitsu Wada in August. The renowned fighter took that bout via decision.
Kingad (11-1), meanwhile, took on Senzo Ikeda in the opening round of the GP in March, and he advanced to the semis with a decision win. In his August, semifinal bout, Kingad got by Reece McLaren with a split decision victory.
Recently ONE posted the video below, which features Johnson and Kingad reflecting on their path to the finale.
ONE “Century” line-ups
Here are the cards for ONE’s massive, “Century” event, which will go down in Tokyo, Japan.