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Singaporean Teenager Benedict Ang Draws Yohan Legowo at ONE: Pride of Lions

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Three more match-ups were recently added to the ONE: Pride of Lions card. The most intriguing announcement sees Singaporean teenager Benedict Ang thrown in with seasoned Indonesian featherweight Yohan Legowo.

Ang (1-0) made his pro debut in May after going undefeated in his amateur career. He is, however, taking a huge step up against Legowo (7-3), who has been fighting since 2002, is a BJJ purple belt, and has been in with the likes of Ev Ting, Nam Jin Jo, and Fransino Tirta.

ONE: Pride of Lions is set for the Singapore Indoor Stadium on Nov. 13 and Ang vs. Legowo is one of several featherweight match-ups on the card. It will be an interesting night for the 145-pound division with a total of ten different fighters in action.

Looking to work his way back into contention for a second title shot is Australia’s Martin Nguyen (4-1). He was initially slated to face Bashir Ahmed at last month’s ONE: Odyssey of Champions show, but found himself bumped up to main event status after a last-minute reshuffle.

Nguyen took on undefeated Russian Marat Gafurov in Jakarta, but was submitted in the first round, the sole loss of his career to date. ….View original article

Source:: mmaweekly