Garry Tonon's next MMA fight has been announced and he will appear on the same event as the legendary Renzo Gracie.
Tonon will return to the ONE Championship cage on July 27 to battle Indian fighter Rahul Raju (5-2-0, with two submissions and two KOs).
Tonon in his first MMA fight
Making his long-awaited MMA debut earlier this year Tonon defeated Richard Corminal via second-round knockout.
ONE: REIGN OF KINGS lights up Manila on 27 July with a stacked card headlined by two-division ONE World Champion Martin Nguyen & Kevin Belingon for the ONE Interim Bantamweight World Championship! #ReignOfKings #Manila #MartialArts pic.twitter.com/po3ymOLfYI— ONE Championship (@ONEChampionship) July 11, 2018
Also appearing on the event is Renzo Gracie, who returns to the cage for the first time since 2010. The 51-year-old will face off with veteran Yuki Kondo, a 42-year-old fighter with an incredible 94 fights on his record.
Tonon, a black belt under Tom DeBlass, trains out of the Renzo Gracie academy in New York and is part of the extended Renzo Gracie network that extends throughout the North East region.