Finn Toni Tauru (10-2-1) will return to the ONE Cage after challenging for the ONE Bantamweight World title. The promotion announced today that Dynamite will take on undefeated Muin Gafurov (9-0). The fight will take place on January 23 at the Changsha Stadium in Changsha, China. The promotion announced the matchup as part of the massive ONE WUJIE: DYNASTY OF CHAMPIONS card, which will also include the return of Bibiano Fernandes.
Gafurov is out of Dushanbe, Tajikistan and has submissions in six of his nine wins. Tauru had a recent 10 fight winning streak from 2011 – 2014, the bantamweight is ready to get back on track. “I was hoping to fight again in December but it might be so next fight is early next year. I’m in shape so I go when told to =)” said Tauru to MMAViking.com last month.
“ONE is getting bigger all the time, they are doing more and more events.” says an enthusiastic Tauru that can’t wait to get back in the cage.