ONE Championship: ONE X Results

ONE Championship put on a show to remember as the promotion celebrated their 10-year Anniversary in Singapore on Saturday, March 26th.

Angela Lee retained her strawweight title as she picked up a second round submission win over Stamp Fairtex in the main event. Lee got over some early adversity when she was badly hurt with a liver shot in round one, but the champion recovered to successfully defend her title. In a special mixed rules Mixed Martial arts GOAT, Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson took on Muay Thai legend Rodtang Jitmuangnon. Rounds one and three were scheduled under the Muay Thai ruleselt, rounds two and four were set up for the MMA ruleset. Johnson held his own in round one, in round two he got the standup specialist to the mat and secured a rear-naked choke which put his rival to sleep.

Adriano Moraes retained his bantamweight crown when he took out Yuya Wakamatsu in round three. The Brazilian champion and his Japanese rival fought a cat and mouse type fight in the early stages with the champion taking a slight advantage in some of the early exchanges on the feet and on the mat. The referee dished out a yellow card apiece for stalling, wrongfully in a lot of people’s eyes, at the start of round three which forced Wakamatsu to force the action. Whist initiating the grappling the “Little Piranha” found himself in a guillotine choke and Moreas forced the tap to successfully defend his title.

Yoshihiro “Sexyama” Akiyama and Shinya Aoki produced a stunning fight in a fight between two rivals that was many years in the making. Aoki had the better start in round one, securing the takedown and back mount for almost all of the round. Akiyama stormed back in round two and the 46-year old legend stuffed the takedown attempts went on to land a knee to the face, followed up with punches and force the ref to step in a call a halt toe the action.

John Wayne Parr was vying for his 100 career wins in a Muay Thai contest. Eduard Folayang play party pooper as he got the better start of the two, Parr rallied late, landing a knee which wobbled his adversary but could not secure the finish. The judges reward a unanimous decision to Folayang. John Wayne Parr had said he was set to retire after this fight left his gloves inside the cage before he left.

The opening bout of the main card was for the kickboxing title as Thai sensation Superbon Singha Mawynn faced off with Marat Grigorian over five round. Both had clashed in the past with Grigorian coming out on top of that bout with a knockout win. Superbon made sure that didn’t happen this time around as he dominated over the course of the fight and went on to pick up a one-sided decision victory.

Catch the official results of all three sections of the card which had a total of 20 fight in what was ONE Championship’s greatest card that they have ever put on.

Grand Finale

Angela Lee def. Stamp Fairtex via submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:50 of round two – Strawweight MMA Title

Demetrious Johnson def. Rodtang Jitmuangnon via submission (rear-naked choke) at 2:13 of round 2 – special mixed-rules fight

Adriano Moraes def. Yuyaearly Wakamatsu via submission (guillotine choke) at 3:58 of round 3 – Bantamweight MMA Title

Yoshihiro Akiyama def. Shinya Aoki via TKO (punches) at 1:50 of round 2 – Welterweight MMA

Eduard Folayang def. John Wayne Parr via unanimous decision – Muay Thai

Superbon Singha Mawynn def. Marat Grigorian via unanimous decision – Featherweight Kickboxing Title Fight

Part II

Nong-O Gaiyanghadao def. Felipe Lobo via KO (uppercut) at 2:15 of round 3 – Bantamweight Muay Thai Title Fight

Hiroki Akimoto def. Capitan Petchyindee via unanimous decision – Bantamweight Kickboxing Title Fight

Ham Seo Hee def. Denice Zamboanga via unanimous decision – Strawweight MMA

Jihin Radzuan def. Itsuki Hirata via split decision – Strawweight MMA

Tang Kai def. Kim Jae Woong via KO at 2:07 of Round 1 – Lightweight MMA

Part I

Chingiz Allazov def. Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong via unanimous decision – featherweight kickboxing grand prix final

Reinier de Ridder vs. Andre Galvao ends in a draw – Submission Grappling

Sinsamut Klinmee def. Nieky Holzken via KO at 1:39 of round two – Muay Thai Bout

Jeremy Miado def. Lito Adiwang via TKO (injury) at 2:56 of round two – Lightweight MMA

Stephen Loman vs. Shoko Sato via unanimous decision – Featherweight MMA

Amir Khan def. Ryogo Takahashi via split decision – Lightweight MMA

Kang Ji Won def. Paul Elliott via KO – at 0:58 of round 1

Mei Yamaguchi vs. Danielle Kelly ends in a draw – Submission Grappling

Senzo Ikeda def. Ryuto Sawada via TKO at 3:09 of round two

Ian O'Neill is a Kilkenny man living in Canada. You can catch him on Twitter most of the time talking all things MMA. Follow me on Twitter and on Instagram @ioneillmma.