The black belt in Wushu and current ONE Bw champion Kevin Belingon entered this fight with a pro mma record of 20-5-0 (55% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.17 bantamweight in the world. He was defeated by Bibiano Fernandes in their first fight in 2016 (Fernandes vs Belingon I) but then he has won seven bouts defeating Andrew Leone, Martin Nguyen and taking revenge on Fernandes in 2018 (Bibiano Fernandes vs Kevin Belingon 2).
His opponent, the black belt in Bjj, former Dream and ONE FC champion Bibiano Fernandes, has a record of 22-4-0 (45% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.21 in the same weight class. Before losing to Belingon in his last bout in 2018 (split and controversial decision), he had beat Martin Nguyen (Bibiano Fernandes vs Martin Nguyen). Belingon vs Fernandes 3 is valid for the ONE Bantamweight title (Belingon’s first defense); undercard of Eduard Folayang vs Shinya Aoki 2 – ONE FC 93. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: ONE Championship 93: A New Era
Where: Ryogoku Kokugikan, Tokyo, Japan
Division: bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg)
Title: ONE Bantamweight Championship
Their previous fight: Bibiano Fernandes vs Kevin Belingon 2
Their next fight: Bibiano Fernandes vs Kevin Belingon 3
Belingon’s next fight: John Lineker vs Kevin Belingon
Belingon vs Fernandes 3 full fight video:
(Free embeddable video hosted on Youtube and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights)