Despite riding a three fight win streak, and winning the ONE FC Lightweight Title, Shinya Aoki announced that he would be dropping to featherweight. This surprised fight fans around the world. In the video below from Evolve MMA, Aoki discusses his desire to fight at featherweight, his move to Singapore to train full time, and how his fighting has progressed since the move. Aoki debuts as featherweight in the co main event at ONE FC: Total Domination on October 18. Stay tuned to Fighters.com for complete coverage of the event.
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