Indonesia and Malaysia will be represented at the ONE Championship event “ONE: Warrior’s Dream,” which will take place on November 17, 2018 at the Stadium Istora in Jakarta, Indonesia. The fight card features three ONE Super Series striking contests and 11 mixed martial arts matches.
In the seventh bout of the evening, Eka “Egi Rozten” Aprilianto, 30, of Jakarta will face Eddey “The Clown” Kalai, 30, of Sabah, Malaysia. They will compete in an MMA match the strawweight division.
Rozten is a former regional boxing champion. When he made his ONE Championship debut on January 20, 2018, he was knocked out via punches by his Riski “Kong” Umar, 25, of Ternate, Indonesia.
In Rozten’s most recent bout, which was on September 22, 2018, he had his rematch with Umar. The Jakarta native had his redemptive win by knocking out his opponent from Ternate via strikes.
A two-time SEA Games boxing bronze medalist, Kalai comes from a long line of boxers. After several years spent on the regional boxing circuit, he became intrigued at the prospect of competing in MMA and took part in a national MMA tournament in 2013.
Although Kalai lost, he was instantly hooked so he decided to dedicate himself to training in all disciplines and adding new tools to his strong boxing base. After 10 wins as an amateur with eight stoppages, he turned professional and now finds himself among the world’s best martial artists in ONE Championship.
[RESULT TO BE ADDED HERE]
“ONE: Warrior’s Dream” Main Events
In the co-main event of the evening, Nieky “The Natural” Holzken, 34, of Helmond, Netherlands and Cosmo “Good Boy” Alexandre, 36, of Sao Paulo, Brazil will battle it out in a ONE Super Series kickboxing contest. [RESULT TO BE ADDED HERE]
In the main event, Zebaztian “The Bandit” Kadestam, 28, of Arsta, Uppsala, Sweden and Tyler McGuire, 32, of Spokane, Washington, United States will compete for the vacant ONE Welterweight World Championship. [RESULT TO BE ADDED HERE]
Ticket information for ONE: WARRIOR’S DREAM is available at www.onefc.com.