19 Jun '17, 7am

UFC World Champion Rich Franklin: Angela Lee Can Beat Any World Champion

SINGAPORE: Vice-president of ONE Championship and former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) star Rich Franklin on Monday (Jun 19) fired the latest salvo in an ongoing war of words between the latter US-based mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion company and its Asian rival. Last Saturday after UFC’s second Singapore show , senior vice-president Joe Carr described ONE as a grassroots league for fighters to migrate to the UFC from. He also said earlier in the week that comparing ONE to UFC was like pitting local Southeast Asian football leagues against the English Premier League. “These sound like comments from somebody who doesn’t do business on this side of the world that often,” Franklin, 42, told Channel NewsAsia. “They do one show at a time; we spent years developing talent over here.” “We’re the competitor to them and we put on a great show. Our show is quality from sta...

Full article: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/sport/one-spent-years...

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