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ONE Championship 167: 'Vanilla Thunder' Ben Tynan Set to Clash with Mauro Cerilli

Ben Tynan Set to Clash with Mauro Cerilli
Ben Tynan

ONE Championship 167 is set to feature an electrifying showdown as Canada's rising MMA star, Ben Tynan, faces Italy's Mauro Cerilli in a highly anticipated heavyweight bout, confirmed by a promotion official. The event is scheduled for June 7 in Bangkok, Thailand, promising fans an action-packed night of martial arts excitement.

Tynan, boasting an impressive undefeated record of 6-0, has quickly made a name for himself since joining ONE Championship. With a 100 percent finishing rate, including four first-round stoppages, Tynan's prowess inside the cage has garnered attention worldwide. Before his professional career, Tynan showcased his talent with an undefeated amateur record of 8-0, setting the stage for his remarkable rise in the MMA scene.

His opponent, Mauro Cerilli, brings a wealth of experience to the octagon as a former Cage Warriors heavyweight champion. Despite a mixed record in ONE Championship, Cerilli has secured notable victories over renowned fighters such as Alain Ngalani, Abdulbasir Vagabov, and Paul Elliott, showcasing his ability to compete at the highest level.

The addition of Tynan vs. Cerilli adds further excitement to the already stacked ONE Championship 167 lineup, which includes thrilling matchups such as Champ Stamp Fairtex vs. Denice Zamboanga and Champ Tawanchai PK aenchai vs. Jo Nattawut in muay Thai competition.

As the countdown to the event begins, fans eagerly anticipate witnessing the clash between these two heavyweight contenders. With Tynan's unbeaten streak on the line and Cerilli's experience in the cage, the stage is set for an unforgettable showdown in Bangkok. Stay tuned for more updates and coverage as ONE Championship 167 approaches, promising an unforgettable night of MMA action.


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