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Renzo Gracie, 51, Victorious in Return; Kevin Belingon Claims Title at ONE: Reign of Kings

Renzo Gracie submits Yuki Kondo at ONE Championship

ONE Championship electrified the packed Mall of Asia Area with one other night of genuine world-class martial arts motion. The state-of-the-art showground performed host to ONE: REIGN OF KINGS, that includes the very best in native and worldwide martial arts expertise. In the primary occasion, hometown hero Kevin “The Silencer” Belingon of Baguio Metropolis, Philippines overcame a stiff problem from two-division ONE World Champion Martin “The Situ-Asian” Nguyen, profitable by unanimous determination to say the ONE Interim Bantamweight World Championship.

In the primary occasion of ONE: REIGN OF KINGS, Filipino dynamo Kevin “The Silencer” Belingon derailed Martin Nguyen’s objective to grow to be a three-division world champion by outclassing the ONE Featherweight and Light-weight World Champion together with his hanging superiority. Together with his hometown crowd cheering behind him, Belingon effortlessly picked Nguyen aside in the stand-up, jolting the two-division titleholder with beautiful left hooks and perfectly-executed spinning again kicks. In the long run, all three judges scored the bout in favor of Belingon to win by unanimous determination after an intense five-round affair, bringing house the ONE Interim Bantamweight World Championship.

Kevin Belingon def Martin Nguyen at ONE ChampionshipKevin Belingon, ONE Interim Bantamweight World Champion, said: “I can’t explain this feeling, I’m the happiest athlete tonight. Thank you to all the people who came out to support me, and of course to ONE Championship, my team, my coaches and trainers, and my teammates. To Martin [Nguyen], it was an honor fighting you. You’re such a great athlete and champion. I trained very hard for this fight, just to get this belt. I’m proud to be a champion representing the Philippines. My friend Bibiano [Fernandes], I respect him as a champion, but we’re in the same weight class and I’m the top contender. So there is no escape in facing me. I hope you recover fast and we can make the fight this year.”

Within the co-main occasion of the night, former ONE Light-weight World Champion Shinya “Tobikan Judan” Aoki of Japan easily steered to a first-round stoppage victory over Thai martial arts celebrity Shannon “OneShin” Wiratchai. It shortly turned the start of the top for Wiratchai simply minutes into the primary spherical, as he was effortlessly taken down by Aoki. On the mat, Aoki barely gave Wiratchai room to breathe, raining down a torrent of punishing elbows that compelled the referee to step in and name a halt to the competition. The victory earned Aoki GoDaddy Knockout of the Night time honors.

Renzo Gracie submits Yuki Kondo at ONE ChampionshipBrazilian legend Renzo Gracie made a triumphant return to combined martial arts competitors after eight lengthy years, having his hand raised in victory at the expense of Japanese martial arts pioneer Yuki Kondo. Following a prolonged feeling-out course of between the 2 grizzled veterans in the primary spherical, Gracie shifted gears in the second body and instantly drove his foe to the mat. Taking Kondo’s again, Gracie fixed a wrenching rear bare choke with no hesitation, which left his opponent no selection however to faucet.

Hometown hero Eduard “Landslide” Folayang of Baguio Metropolis, Philippines turned in one other full efficiency, incomes a unanimous determination win over beforehand unbeaten Aziz Pahrudinov of Russia. Folayang operated behind a relentless stream of leg kicks that left Pahrudinov hampered all through the three-round contest. Connecting on his mixtures with laser-like precision, Folayang dominated the bout because the three judges sitting cageside awarded him the victory.

Worldwide grappling celebrity Garry “The Lion Killer” Tonon of america was profitable in his second look in the ONE Championship cage, defeating Rahul “The Kerala Krusher” Raju of India by way of submission in spherical three. After testing his putting talents for almost all of the primary two rounds, Tonon went again to his strengths in the third, taking the motion to the canvas the place he fixed a deep rear bare choke to seal the deal.

After falling brief in his ONE Tremendous Collection debut two months in the past, two-time Muay Thai World Champion Chris Ngimbi sought the redemption that he desired, edging out Armen Petrosyan by way of cut up determination in their three-round catch weight kickboxing showdown. Though Petrosyan stored himself aggressive all all through the competition, Ngimbi landed the extra telling blows from bell to bell, which was sufficient to influence two of three cageside judges to attain in his favor.

In a ONE Tremendous Collection Muay Thai contest, former ONE Warrior Collection entrant Panicos Yusuf of Cyprus earned a unanimous determination victory over Han Zi Hao of China after a gruelling three-round affair. Working behind a sound recreation plan and well-placed strikes, Yusuf countered Han persistently with a myriad of mixtures off the again foot. In the long run, all three judges scored the bout in favor of Yusuf.

Former ONE World Title challenger Joshua “The Passion” Pacio of the Philippines notched his third-straight victory, authoring a spectacular submission victory over rising Thai celebrity Pongsiri Mitsatit in the primary spherical. After an emphatic slam to the canvas, Pacio completed the job with a straining armlock, leaving Mitsatit with no different selection however to faucet.

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Former Lumpinee and Rajadamnern Stadium World Champion Chamuaktong Fightermuaythai of Thailand showcased his world-class hanging expertise, defeating challenger Brown Pinas of the Netherlands by way of unanimous determination. Making his ONE Tremendous Collection debut, Chamuaktong dazzled, placing his treacherous Muay Thai clinch recreation on full show, whereas connecting on a plethora of elbows and knees from shut quarters. All three judges scored the bout in favor of Chamuaktong after three rounds.

Filipino martial arts veteran Rene Catalan emerged as an early crowd favourite, bringing the Mall of Asia Area crowd to their ft with a rousing efficiency. Over the course of three rounds, Catalan exhibited dynamic hanging, feints, sweeping low leg kicks, and a strong left hook that had highly-regarded opponent Stefer Rahardian of Indonesia in hassle on a number of events. In the long run, all three judges scored the bout in favor of Catalan to win by unanimous determination.

Kicking off ONE: REIGN OF KINGS was Chinese language featherweight sensation “The Stalker” Xie Bin. After a quick grappling trade on the mat, Xie made fast work of Cambodia’s Sor Sey, ending with a deep guillotine choke that put his opponent to sleep early in the primary spherical.

ONE: Reign of Kings Official Outcomes

  • ONE Interim Bantamweight World Championship bout: Kevin Belingon defeats Martin Nguyen by Unanimous Choice (UD) after 5 rounds
  • Light-weight bout: Shinya Aoki defeats Shannon Wiratchai by TKO (Strikes) at 2:16 minutes of spherical 1
  • Welterweight bout: Renzo Gracie defeats Yuki Kondo by Submission (Rear Bare Choke) at 1:40 minutes of spherical 2
  • Light-weight bout: Eduard Folayang defeats Aziz Pahrudinov by Unanimous Choice (UD) after three rounds
  • Light-weight bout: Garry Tonon defeats Rahul Raju by Submission (Rear Bare Choke) at three:27 minutes of spherical three
  • ONE Tremendous Collection (Muay Thai) Catch Weight (72.5kg) bout: Chris Ngimbi defeats Armen Petrosyan by Cut up Choice (SD) after three rounds
  • ONE Tremendous Collection (Muay Thai) Bantamweight bout: Panicos Yusuf defeats Han Zi Hao by Unanimous Determination (UD) after three rounds
  • Strawweight bout: Joshua Pacio defeats Pongsiri Mitstatit by Submission (Armlock) at three:37 minutes of spherical 1
  • ONE Tremendous Collection (Muay Thai) Catch Weight (68.0kg) bout: Chamuaktong Fightermuaythai defeats Brown Pinas by Unanimous Determination (UD) after three rounds
  • Strawweight bout: Rene Catalan defeats Stefer Rahardian by Unanimous Determination (UD) after three rounds
  • Featherweight bout: Xie Bin defeats Sor Sey by Submission (Guillotine) at 1:55 minutes of spherical 1

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