A new champion was crowned in the strawweight division at ONE: KINGDOM OF CHAMPIONS, as Yoshitaka Naito submitted Dejdamrong Sor Amnuaysirichoke in a huge upset over the hometown hero.
The event took place from the Impact Arena in Bangkok, Thailand. In a meeting of unbeaten fighters, it was Naito who not only kept his record perfect, but left with the championship belt in the night’s main event.
“Nobita” scored his fifth career submission win, improving to 11-0 overall. This marked his debut with ONE after competing solely for Shooto since 2012. Amnuaysirichoke (6-1) was trying to give the vocal Thai crowd a reason to go home happy, but the 37-year-old from Trang was stopped for the first time in his career.
In the co-main event, Marat Gafurov successfully defended his ONE Featherweight World Championship, scoring his tenth career submission with a second-round finish of Kazunori Yokota.
Gafurov was able to lock up a rear-naked choke on the Japanese veteran, pushing his overall record toRead More »from Full Results for ONE: KINGDOM OF CHAMPIONS