ONE FC and their sponsor Kuala Lumpur have announced the introduction of Malaysian Invasion MMA.
It will consist of tryouts for amateur fighters with select rules. There will be three rounds that each last three minutes. Banned from the fights will be elbows and soccer kicks or knees to downed opponents.
Only Malaysian’s can tryout, with auditions set for the end of February.
The new system is designed for fighters with no professional experience under their name to showcase their skills, but that may change and some fighters with a little competition may be allowed to join according to Jason Lo, CEO of Tune Talk who also sponsors ONE FC.
ONE FC Return of Warriors was their last show over the weekend and seventh overall. The promotion returns with Kings and Champions on April 5 from the Singapore Indoor Stadium. ESPN Star Sports will air the card.