A middleweight division attraction has been added to One Championship: King Of The Jungle as Yoshihiro Akiyama is in action against Sherif Mohamed.
Akiyama (14-7-0-2NC) enters the bout riding a two fight losing streak and he hasn’t picked up a victory in over five years. Akiyama is also winless thus far in One Championship, dropping a decision to Agilan Thani at One Championship: Legendary Quest. Akiyama also won just two of seven during his time with the UFC, with those victories coming over the duo of Alan Belcher and Amir Sadollah.
Mohamed (8-5-0) comes into the contest while riding a three fight losing streak and he hasn’t earned a victory in over four years. Mohamed has also gone winless in One Championship, having lost three of three thus far in the promotion. Mohamed has picked up a total of eight wins as a professional MMA fighter, with four coming by KO/TKO and four coming by way of submission.
One Championship: King Of The Jungle takes place on Friday, February 28 from the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore with no main event announced at this time. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, which streams live on Bleacher Report Live.