One Championship 79 Beyond the Horizon, Live Stream Online Free HD TV Schedule, Shanghai is in for another electrifying night of the world’s most exciting martial arts action on 8 September
The women’s strawweight title will be on the line Saturday when ONE Championship returns to China. “ONE Championship 79: Beyond the Horizon” is set for Baoshan Arena in Shanghai. The card will stream through online pay-per-view in North America on the ONE Championship app.
In the main event, women’s strawweight championship Jing Nan Xiong (15-1) will put her title on the line against Brazil’s Samara Santos (12-5-1). In the MMA co-feature, former featherweight champion Honorio Banario (13-6) meets Amir Khan (10-3) in a lightweight bout. The card also will feature kickboxing and muay Thai fights as part of the ONE Championship Super Series.
Ahead of the event, take a look at some features about those fighters and more in the videos below.
Shanghai is in for another electrifying night of the world’s most exciting martial arts action on 8 September with ONE: BEYOND THE HORIZON! The blockbuster event is headlined by ONE Women’s Strawweight World Champion Xiong Jing Nan, who defends China’s first-ever mixed martial arts world title against top Brazilian contender Samara Santos.
Plus, top lightweight contenders collide in a pivotal bout between Honorio Banario and Amir Khan. Banario is riding a red-hot five-bout win streak, but that could come to an end against the devastating Khan, who owns the most knockouts in ONE history.
“The Panda” Xiong Jing Nan of China is the reigning ONE Women’s Strawweight World Champion. With a professional record of 15-1, Xiong began her career competing in professional boxing and was inspired by her father, who imparted in her values of courage and integrity. Featuring a wide array of skills, “The Panda” bagged a gold medal at the prestigious China Open Brazilian jiu-jitsu tournament in 2017. In her last bout, she defeated Laura Balin to successfully retain her ONE Women’s Strawweight World Championship for the first time. Up next, the 30-year-old defends her title against Samara Santos.
Samara “Marituba” Santos of Brazil is a 25-year-old female mixed martial artist who is set to make her promotional debut at ONE: BEYOND THE HORIZON. A former Salcaterra Marajo Fight Strawweight Champion, Santos has gained solid experience competing largely in her home country of Brazil for the majority of her career.
She has amassed a 12-5-1 record over the past three years as a professional, including six wins by submission. In her first appearance in ONE, Santos will take on defending ONE Women’s Strawweight World Champion Xiong Jing Nan.
ONE Championship 73 takes place today, and you can watch a live stream of the event on MMAjunkie.
ONE Championship 73 takes place at Singapore Indoor Stadium in Singapore. In the main event, Angela Lee defends her atomweight title against Mei Yamaguchi. And in the co-feature, Martin Nguyen puts his featherweight title on the line against Angela Lee’s brother, Christian Lee.