‘ONE FC 5: Pride of a Nation’ Fight Card Filling Up

Written by Tom Ngo
July 17th, 2012

UFC Dream Bibiano Fernandes

As One Fighting Championship prepares to draw the curtain on their fifth show, the mixed martial arts organization is diligently going about filling out the roster for their August 31st event.

“ONE FC 5: Pride of a Nation” takes place inside Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City, Philippines. According the Sherdog.com, several former UFC stars will appear in the festivities.

Andrei Arlovski is expected to battle Soa Palelei and Jens Pulver is rumored to face Eric Kelly.

OneFC also found an opponent for former Dream bantamweight champ Bibiano Fernandes. The Brazilian will meet Gustavo Falciroli in Manila.

No word from the Singapore-based promotion on how the event will be made available for viewing.

Here are the athletes expected to perform in the show:

Igor Gracie vs. TBD

Rolles Gracie vs. TBD

Gregor Gracie vs. TBD

Shinya Aoki vs. TBD

Phil Baroni vs. Rodrigo Ribeiro

Jens Pulver vs. Eric Kelly

Bibiano Fernandes vs. Gustavo Falciroli

Soa Palelei vs. Andrei Arlovski

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