Busy weekend for combat sports!
Asia’s largest and the world’s most exciting mixed martial arts (MMA) organization, ONE Championship (ONE), made a triumphant debut in Guangzhou, China, with yet another spectacular evening of world-class competition. ONE: “Dynasty of Champions” delighted fans with a night of heart-thumping action, as the best fighters from all across China and the entire world battled inside the ONE cage.
In the main event, Russian fighter Timofey Nastyukhin defeated Yusuke Kawanago from Japan, boosting his record to a 9-1. Huang Di Yuan also became winner of the ONE Guangzhou Featherweight Tournament after defeating Ma Jia Wen via unanimous decision while Wu Ze took home the win against Yang Jian Bing and became the champion of the ONE Guangzhou Flyweight Tournament.
ONE: ‘Dynasty of Champions’ (Guangzhou) Results:
MAIN EVENT Featherweight bout: Timofey Nastyukhin defeats Yusuke Kawanago by TKO (referee stoppage due to strikes) at 1:32 minutes of round 1
Featherweight Tournament Finals Featherweight bout: Huang Di Yuan defeats Ma Jia Wen via Unanimous Decision
Guangzhou Flyweight Tournament Finals Flyweight Bout: Wu Ze defeats Yang Jian Bing by Split Decision
Lightweight bout: Zorobabel Moreira defeats Christian Holley by verbal tapout at 0:14 minutes of round 1
Flyweight bout: Marcos Santana defeats Ruel Catalan by Submission (Guillotine Choke) at 2:12 minutes of round 1
Guangzhou Featherweight Tournament Semi-Finals Featherweight bout: Ma Jia Wen defeats Biekemulati Nulijiao by TKO (referee stoppage due to strikes) at 2:06 minutes of round 2
Featherweight bout: Huang Di Yuan defeats Tian Jian She by TKO (verbal submission) at 5:00 minutes of round 1
Guangzhou Featherweight Tournament Alternate Bout Featherweight Bout: Wang Ya Yong defeats Li Yun Long by referee stoppage at 2:45 minutes of round 2
Guangzhou Flyweight Tournament Semi-Finals Flyweight bout: Wu Ze defeats Wu Hui Qiang by Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 4:42 minutes of round 2
Flyweight bout: Yang Jian Bing defeats Wang Shuo by unanimous decision
Guangzhou Flyweight Tournament Alternate Bout Flyweight Bout: Hu Ri Ge defeats Zhao Xiao Tong by Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 0:19 minutes of round 1