Fight Weekend event schedule October 5-6
Fight Weekend: Emmanuel Onyedikachi faces De'von Morris at ONE Warrior Series 8 | Pic: ONE Championship

This coming Fight Weekend, October 5-6 (AEST), brings us four world-class events in Japan, Australia and USA. The roster includes three MMA promotions and a big bang boxing match.

The action begins on Saturday with Bellator 229 held in Temecula, CA, USA. MMA event is headlined by Andrey Koreshkov and Lorenz Larkin, squaring off at welterweight.

The next stop is in “The Land of the Rising Sun”, where ONE Championship presents Warrior Series 8. The show, titled “Japan vs. The World”, takes place in Tokyo, pitting welterweight mixed martial artists De’von Morris and Emmanuel Onyedikachi.

Sunday kicks off with UFC 243 in Melbourne, Australia. The event features the reigning middleweight champion Robert Whittaker and the division’s interim titleholder Israel Adesanya in the championship unification.

In conclusion, Gennady Golovkin and Sergiy Derevyanchenko go head to head in New York City, NY, USA. The pair contests for the vacant IBF and IBO middleweight titles.

Fight Weekend: Four-event schedule

October 5
Bellator 229: Koreshkov vs. Larkin
ONE Warrior Series 8 Tokyo: Morris vs. Onyedikachi

October 6
UFC 243: Whittaker vs. Adesanya
Gennady Golovkin vs. Sergiy Derevyanchenko