Jakarta’s mixed martial arts fans got the chance to watch their heroes pound on each other, and they have Victor Cui to thank.

The Canadian businessman saw a good future in the no-holds- barred world of MMA and founded the ONE Fighting Championship, which is based in Singapore. He brought the ring mayhem to Jakarta with an event at the Sports Mall in Kelapa Gading, the first of two events planned for the capital this year.

The 40-year-old former ESPN executive tells the Jakarta Globe why nothing beats watching a good fight live, how his family feels about all the violence and why MMA is all about respect.

For the complete interview visit thejakartaglobe.com/in-their-story/the-ceo-owner-of-one-fc/505227

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