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Filipino warriors were wiped out during Part 2 of ONE Championship’s ONE: Century held October 13, 2019 at Japan.
Brandon “The Truth” Vera failed in his attempt to wrest the Light Heavyweight World Championship against Aung La “The Burmese Python” N Sang via TKO at 3:23 of round two in their bout.
Honorio “The Rock” Banario succumbed to a d’arce choke against Shinya “Tobikan Judan” Aoki to loss via submission at 0:54 of round one of their lightweight bout.
Lastly, Bibiano “The Flash” Fernandes defeats Kevin “The Silencer” Belingon via a rear-naked choke submission at 2:16 of round two of their championship bout to retain the ONE Bantamweight World Championship.
Of the five Filipinos competing in the event, only Lito Adiwang emerged victorious. The other fighter, Danny Kingad, also lost in the Flyweight World Grand Prix Championship finals.
See results: Adiwang continues streak, Kingad losses to DJ
Other results of Part 2 of ONE: Century:
- Flyweight Muay Thai World Championship: Rodtang “The Iron Man” Jitmuangnon defeats Walter Goncalves via split decision;
- Featherweight Kickboxing World Grand Prix Championship Final: Giorgio “The Doctor” Petrosyan defeats Samy “AK47” Sana via unanimous decision;
- Heavyweight: “Singh” Arjan Bhullar defeats Mauro “The Hammer” Cerilli via unanimous decision;
- Atomweight: Mei “V.V” Yamaguchi defeats Jenny “Lady GoGo” Huang via unanimous decision;
- Strawweight: Yosuke “The Ninja” Saruta defeats Daichi Kitakata via knockout at 0:59 of round two;
- Bantamweight: Shoko Sato defeats Rafael “Morcego” Silva via TKO at 4:30 of round two;
- Welterweight: Hiroyuki “Last Samurai” Tetsuka defeats Hernani Perpetuo via unanimous decision;
- Lightweight: Takasuke “Hawk” Kume defeats Koshi “Luxor” Matsumoto via unanimous decision.
By: Armando M. Bolislis
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