Filipino Geje Eustaquio, Brazil's Adriano Moraes clash in ONE Championship flyweight unification bout

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Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, June 20) — Geje Eustaquio and Adriano Moraes will battle in a unification fight to determine the undisputed ONE Championship flyweight king.

They will stand opposite each other in the co-main event of ONE: Pinnacle of Power on June 23 in Macau.

This is a rematch after the two warriors sqaured off for the inaugural flyweight belt in 2014.

The 29-year-old Eustaquio is coming off a victory over Kairat Akhmetov to capture the interim flyweight title last January.

The Baguio native understands that focusing on his asset will give him a higher chance of success.

"We have to put the show on my strength which is striking, we'll have a better chance of winning with that," Eustaquio told CNN Philippines' Sports Desk in a previous interview.

But he said that he is also prepared to fight with more grappling which his Brazilian opponent is known for.

"I'm looking forward if I can keep the fight standing up, but if he wants it on the ground, I've been training for it," said the Team Lakay member, who owns a record of 10 wins and six losses.

Meanwhile, reigning flyweight champion Moraes is riding on a four-bout winning streak. He is gunning for his 18th professional victory.

In the other co-main event, China's first-ever mixed martial arts world champion Xiong Jing Nan will defend her ONE women's strawweight title versus Argentinian Laura Balin.

Other Filipinos included in the fight card are:

-Edward Kelly vs. Narantungalag Jadambaa of Mongolia (featherweight)

-Rodian Menchavez vs. Li Kai Wen of China (featherweight)

-Danny Kingad vs. Ma Hao Bin of China (flyweight)

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