Four Fights Added To One FC 12: Warrior Spirit
Posted by Joseph Lee on 10.21.2013
Including a tournament final..
MMA Junkie reports that four fights have been added to "ONE FC 12: Warrior Spirit", including a tournament final. The event happens on November 15 at the Putra Indoor Stadium in Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It streams in North America as an online PPV and features Adam Kayoom (4-1) vs. Nobutatsu Suzuki (10-1-2) for the inaugural welterweight title.
There will also be the finals of the Malaysian national featherweight tournament, featuring Melvin Yeoh (7-1) vs. AJ Lias Mansor (1-3). Yeoh advanced with a submission over Raymond Tiew, his fifth win in a row. All of his wins have been by stoppage. Mansor is a replacement for the injured Jian Kai Chee. Mansor lost to Chee by decision in the first round of the four-man tournament, his third loss in a row.
There will also be a flyweight fight between Gianni Subba (2-0) and Chen Yun Ting (1-0). Subba stopped Bruce Loh and Saiful Merican in his first two ONE FC fights. Ting knocked out Ronald Low in his ONE FC/pro debut earlier this year.
The other new fights are Nik Harris (4-2) vs. Zuli Silawanto (6-6) and Steven Durr (1-1) vs. Samir Mrabet (2-0).
Here's the current card:
Adam Kayoom vs. Nobutatsu Suzuki - for inaugural welterweight title
A.J. Lias Mansor vs. Melvin Yeoh - Malaysian featherweight tourney final