This year, the “Road to ONE – Mongolia 2022” project of the world-class mixed martial arts association ONE Championship was officially organized for the first time in Mongolia on November 26, 2022, the Republic Day, at Mongolia’s first Olympic-standard art, culture and sports palace Steppe Arena with a full audience.
The Road to ONE competition was organized by Steppe Arena in the form of a 10-episode reality show and a 2-episode live broadcast of the championship. The winner of the competition, the two-time champion of “MGL-1 Fighting Championship”, mixed martial artist B. Enkh-Orgil won the right to sign a contract with “ONE Championship” worth 100,000 USD. The prize was presented by Rich Franklin, the Vice President of One Championship and three-time UFC World Champion.
Mr. Tsagaan Puntsag, Chairman of the Board of Steppe Arena, opened the final match by remarking, “I am happy that One Championship, which is the most popular martial arts association in the world, and Steppe Arena jointly organizing the Road to ONE – Mongolia 2022, an international tournament for the first time in Mongolia at international standard. This is a historic event that provides the opportunity for the Mongolian people to enjoy the World Stage here at home. This event will be held annually, and we plan to outreach Central Asia as well. I hope it will have an important impact on the development of tourism in Mongolia.”