ONE: Reign of Dynasties: Sam-A Gaiyanghadao defuses Josh Tonna to retain strawweight Muay Thai belt
Everything was A-OK for Thailand’s strawweight Muay Thai champion Sam-A Gaiyanghadao at ONE: Reign of Dynasties.
Gaiyanghadao collected an emphatic second-round TKO victory, dropping challenger Josh Tonna with a left straight hand and knocking him down twice more, leaving no doubt to the outcome.
Tonna, a former ISKA K-1 world champion and the current No. 1 contender from Australia, was left perplexed at the champion’s high pace of boxing and high round kicks in the first round.
In other bouts:
ONE Strawweight Muay Thai World Championship: Sam-A Gaiyanghadao defeats Josh Tonna via Technical Knockout (TKO) at 2:30 of round 2
Mixed Martial Arts – Flyweight: Reece McLaren defeats Aleksi Toivonen via Knockout (KO) at 4:18 of round 1
Mixed Martial Arts – Lightweight: Amir Khan defeats Rahul Raju via Knockout (KO) at 4:47 of round 1
Mixed Martial Arts – Catchweight (63.5 KG): Eko Roni Saputra defeats Murugan Silvarajoo via Submission (Shoulder Lock) at 2:29 of round 1
Mixed Martial Arts – Strawweight: Hexigetu defeats Dejdamrong Sor Amnuaysirichoke via Split Decision (SD) after 3 rounds
Mixed Martial Arts – Strawweight: Roshan Mainam defeats Liu Peng Shuai via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) at 2:27 of round 2