Tag: Yoshitaka Naito

Rene Catalan Battled Through The Pain To Defeat Yoshitaka Naito

ONEchampionship.com Rene “The Challenger” Catalan registered the biggest victory of his mixed martial arts career at ONE: REIGN OF VALOR on Friday, 8 March. However, the Filipino strawweight contender admitted things could have gone very differently. Catalan handed former ONE Strawweight World Champion Yoshitaka “Nobita” Naito the first stoppage defeat […]

Yoshitaka Naito Predicts How He Will Beat Rene Catalan In Myanmar

ONEchampionship.com For the first time in his ONE Championship career, Yoshitaka “Nobita” Naito will step into the cage for a non-title match, but the Japanese grappler hopes an impressive victory will change that in subsequent bouts. The former ONE Strawweight World Champion meets surging Filipino Rene “The Challenger” Catalan at ONE: REIGN OF VALOR on Friday, 8 March, and a […]

ONE Superstars Make Their Predictions For ONE: CONQUEST OF HEROES

By OneFC.com ONE Championship is just a few days away from holding its most explosive show in Indonesia yet. This Saturday, 22 September, the world’s largest martial arts organization will host its forthcoming spectacle, ONE: CONQUEST OF HEROES, at the Jakarta Convention Center. From top to bottom, the 12-bout card is […]

The Ultimate Guide To Yoshitaka Naito VS Joshua Pacio II

By OneFC.com One of the biggest rematches in ONE Championship history will finally go down this Saturday, 22 September, at the Jakarta Convention Center in Indonesia. At ONE: CONQUEST OF HEROES, two-time ONE Strawweight World Champion Yoshitaka “Nobita” Naito(13-1) will defend the belt against Filipino sensation Joshua “The Passion” Pacio (12-2) in the main […]

How Manga Has Helped Yoshitaka Naito In His Martial Arts Career

By OneFC.com Reigning ONE Strawweight World Champion Yoshitaka “Nobita” Naito walks to the cage decked out in an outfit patterned after his namesake from the Japanese series, Doraemon. His “Nobita” moniker came about after one of his training partners pointed out the resemblance between him and the character, and Naito has embraced the persona […]