Indonesia was well 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 featured three ONE Super Series striking contests and 11 mixed martial arts matches.
In the first bout of the evening, Indonesian female MMA fighters Putri Padmi, 25, of Jakarta and Dwi Ani Retno Wulan, 20, of Nguluhan, Central Java battled it out in the atomweight division. Both fighters are ONE Championship debutantes.
Wulan is a state Muay Thai champion. She is training out of Han Academy in Surakarta, Central Java, Indonesia.
Padmi is a provincial Muay Thai champion with a background in boxing. She is training out of Tigershark Fighting Academy in Jakarta along with her fellow ONE Championship athlete Adrian “Papua Badboy” Mattheis, 25.
After three five-minute rounds, the atomweight bout between Wulan and Padmi was left in the hands of the judges. In the end, referee Olivier Coste raised the hand of the former, who was declared the winner via unanimous decision.
Winning at “ONE: Warrior’s Dream” improved Wulan’s professional MMA record to 1 win and 0 loss. On the other hand, Padmi now has 0 win and 1 loss.
“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 battled it out in a ONE Super Series kickboxing contest. The Dutch kickboxer knocked out his Brazilian opponent in the second round.
In the main event, Zebaztian “The Bandit” Kadestam, 28, of Arsta, Uppsala, Sweden and Tyler McGuire, 32, of Spokane, Washington, United States competed for the vacant ONE Welterweight World Championship. The Swedish contender captured the belt by knocking out his American opponent in the fourth round.
Watch all the “ONE: Warrior’s Dream” bouts here: