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Demetrious Johnson Fights For ONE Title In Primetime

Former UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson goes after the ONE title live on Amazon Prime this August at ONE 161.

Former UFC champion Demetrious Johnson will headline ONE 161.

The event airs live on primetime in the U.S. on August 26. It will take place from Singapore and air on Amazon Prime.

Johnson will challenge Adriano Moraes for the flyweight title.

In the co-main event, Nong-O Gaiyanghadao puts his bantamweight Muay Thai belt on the line against Liam Harrison. Nong-O has reeled off five consecutive title defenses.

Also on the card will be Rodtang Jitmuangnon, as he meets Savvas Michael in one semifinal of the ONE Flyweight Muay Thai World Grand Prix.

Below is the current fight card:

MAIN CARD

ONE Flyweight World Championship
(C) Adriano Moraes vs. (1) Demetrious Johnson
Flyweight: 125 LBS – 135 LBS

ONE Bantamweight Muay Thai World Championship
(C) Nong-O Gaiyanghadao vs. (5) Liam Harrison
Bantamweight: 135 LBS – 145 LBS

ONE Flyweight Muay Thai World Grand Prix Semifinal
(C) Rodtang Jitmuangnon vs. (4) Savvas Michael
Flyweight: 125 LBS – 135 LBS

Mixed Martial Arts
Marcus ‘Buchecha’ Almeida vs. Kirill Grishenko
Heavyweight: 225 LBS – 265 LBS

Mixed Martial Arts
Amir Aliakbari vs. Mauro Cerilli
Heavyweight: 225 LBS – 265 LBS

ONE Flyweight Muay Thai World Grand Prix Alternate
Amir Naseri vs. (2) Jonathan Haggerty
Flyweight: 125 LBS – 135 LBS

LEAD CARD

Mixed Martial Arts
Itsuki Hirata vs. Lin Heqin
Atomweight: 105 LBS – 115 LBS

Muay Thai
Diandra Martin vs. Amber Kitchen
Catchweight: 128 LBS

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