Originally written on MMA Interplay  |  Last updated 11/19/14

A lightweight superfight matching Shinya Aoki and Arnaud Lepont is set to headline ONE Fighting Championship 6: Rise of Kings on October 6th at Singapore’s Indoor Stadium. After a victory at ONE FC 4, Lepont (9-1) requested a fight with Aoki (30-7) who had recently signed with ONE FC at the time. The match was booked and many fans have given Lepont little chance against Aoki who is considered one of the best lightweights in mixed martial arts. Lepont responded to the critics, “I will try to make them wrong. I am fighting my idol and I’m planning to win this fight”. The veteran Aoki is not deterred by brash talk from underdogs looking to make a name for themselves.

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