After making a successful ONE Championship debut, Elipitua Siregar of Indonesia is returning to the cage. On October 6, 2018, he will compete at “ONE: Beyond the Horizon” at the Baoshan Arena in Shanghai, China against Phat Soda of Cambodia.
At “ONE: Beyond the Horizon,” Soda will attempt to show the effectiveness of Kun Khmer to the world. It will be his third bout in ONE Championship.
Soda made his ONE Championship debut on September 16, 2017 at “ONE: Victory” where he was submitted by Adrian “The Papua Bad Boy” Mattheis of Indonesia via rear-naked choke. On November 10, 2017, the Cambodian fighter returned to the cage and was knocked out by Peng Xue Wen of China at “ONE: Legends of the World.”
On the other hand, “ONE: Beyond the Horizon” marks Siregar’s second ONE Championship bout. When he made his promotional debut at “ONE: Grit and Glory” on May 12, 2018, he submitted Dodi “The Maung” Mardian of Indonesia via rear-naked choke.
The bout between Soda and Siregar wil kick off “ONE: Beyond the Horizon.” They will battle it out in the strawweight division.
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.