Daniel “The Rock” Dawson, 40, of Perth, Western Australia, Australia and Mustapha “The Flying Dragon” Haida, 29, of Florence, Italy will make their debut in ONE Championship’s striking-only ONE Super Series. They will face each other at “ONE: Beyond the Horizon” on September 8, 2018.
“ONE: Beyond the Horizon” will take place at the Baoshan Arena in Shanghai, China. In the third bout of the evening, Dawson and Haida will compete in a ONE Super Series kickboxing contest at a catch weight of 72kg.
Dawson was born in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. He holds a professional kickboxing record of 40 wins, 5 losses and 1 draw.
On the other hand, Haida has 38 wins, 7 losses and 3 draws. Before joining ONE Championship, he competed in Kunlun Fight, SUPERKOMBAT, Glory Kickboxing and Bellator Kickboxing.
In the main event of “ONE: Beyond the Horizon,” reigning ONE Women’s Strawweight World Champion “The Panda” Xiong Jing Nan of China will defend her title against Samara “Marituba” Santos of Brazil. Here is the complete “ONE: Beyond the Horizon” fight card:
- Phat Soda vs Elipitua Siregar: Mixed Martial Arts: 56.7kg (Strawweight)
- Hakim Hamech vs Yukinori Ogasawara: ONE Super Series Muay Thai: 61.2kg (Flyweight)
- Daniel Dawson vs Mustapha Haida: ONE Super Series Kickboxing: 72.5kg (Catch Weight)
- Chen Lei vs Muhammad Aiman: Mixed Martial Arts: 65.8kg (Bantamweight)
- Han Zi Hao vs Stergos Mikkios: ONE Super Series Muay Thai: 65.8kg (Bantamweight)
- Roman Alvarez vs Daichi Takenaka: Mixed Martial Arts: 65.8kg (Bantamweight)
- Ognjen Topic vs Tukkatatong Petpayathai: ONE Super Series Kickboxing: 65.8kg (Bantamweight)
- Edward Kelly vs Christian Lee: Mixed Martial Arts: 70.3kg (Featherweight)
- Honorio Banario vs Amir Khan: Mixed Martial Arts: 77.1kg (Lightweight) *co-main event
- Xiong Jing Nan vs Samara Santos: Mixed Martial Arts: 56.7kg (Women’s Strawweight) *ONE Women’s Strawweight World Championship, main event
Ticket information for ONE: BEYOND THE HORIZON is available at www.onefc.com.