MMA fans get their fill

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter Ben Askren thrilled local fans with his grappling skills at the Clarke Quay Fountain Square, during the Fight Night Singapore open workouts last night. The 35-year-old American former Olympic wrestler will
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter Ben Askren thrilled local fans with his grappling skills at the Clarke Quay Fountain Square, during the Fight Night Singapore open workouts last night. The 35-year-old American former Olympic wrestler will take on Brazilian jiu-jitsu specialist Demian Maia, 41, in the main event of Fight Night Singapore on Saturday at the Singapore Indoor Stadium. It is the UFC's fourth show in Singapore. For tickets, go to sportshub.com.sg/UFC2019

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 24, 2019, with the headline 'MMA fans get their fill'. Print Edition | Subscribe