Eddie Alvarez along with Demetrious Johnson can make their highly anticipated ONE Championship debuts on March 31 inside the Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo.

The advertising made the announcement on Wednesday afternoon.

Johnson (27-3-1), ” the prior UFC flyweight winner and pound-for-pound best, will square off against Yuya Wakamatsu at a flyweight competition. The man known as “Mighty Mouse” has been once traded out of the UFC for former ONE welterweight winner Ben Askren at a historic movement earlier this year.

In terms of competition, Johnson was seen falling his 125-pound title to current UFC winner Henry Cejudo in their rematch at UFC 227 at August. This blow off snapped his UFC listing of 11 straight title guards , which dated back to Sept. 2012.

Wakamatsu (103 ) lately dropped a choice to Danny Kingad in September.

The Philadelphia indigenous previously ended his free service by enrolling with ONE at October.

Prior to this, the self-proclaimed “Many Violent Fighter” earned successes over former champions Anthony Pettis, Gilbert Melendez, Justin Gaethje along with Rafael dos Anjos, the latter that made his UFC championship.

He’d however drop his belt to conor-mcgregor in their highly-promoted struggle at UFC 205 at Nov. 2016.

Nastyukhin (12-4) can also be looking to right the boat after being finished as a result of Saygid Guseyn Arslanaliev at September.

Both bouts are expected to be a portion of lightweight Grand Prix tournaments and the flyweight.


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