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Thailand vs Myanmar: Jaktan Tangjan, Aung Kyaw Kyaw fight at ‘Full Metal Dojo: Big Trouble in Little Bangkok’

Thailand and Myanmar were represented at the most recent Full Metal Dojo event. The weigh-ins of the 18 mixed martial arts competing in the event titled “Full Metal Dojo: Big Trouble in Little Bangkok” was hosted by the Clubhouse Sports Bar and Grill in Bangkok, Thailand on November 2, 2018.

Hosted by FDM founder Jon Nutt, the fight night took place at the Insanity Nightclub at Sukhumvit soi 11 in Bangkok on November 3, 2018. The fight card featured two amateur and six professional MMA matches and one celebrity e-sports contest.

In the fifth bout of the evening, “The Man” Jaktan Tangjan of Thailand faced “K.O.” Aung Kyaw Kyaw of Myanmar in the bantamweight division. It was the third professional MMA bout of the evening.

The bantamweight bout between Jaktan and Aung ended after the second round. The Burmese contender was declared the winner via referee stoppage due to retirement.

Training out of Yangon Fight Club in Yangon, Myanmar, Aung made his professional MMA debut at “Full Metal Dojo: Big Trouble in Little Bangkok.” He and O Kay Gyi were the only two fighters from Myanmar on the card.

On the other hand, Jaktan is training out of WildCard MMA in Bangkok. Losing to Aung downgraded his professional MMA record to 2 wins and 4 losses.

Including Jaktan, six fighters represented Thailand at “Full Metal Dojo: Big Trouble in Little Bangkok.” The other five were Sirirot “Prince Dragon” Silchaitan, Visarut Numnoi, Chinnakit Manolai, Loma Lookboonmee and Suwanan Boonsorn.

In the co-main event of the evening, Loma and Suwanan competed for the FMD Women’s Atomweight Championship.

The latter submitted the latter via armbar at 2:06 of Round 1.

In the main event, Glenn “Teddy Bear” Sparv of Finland and Mehdi Bagheri of Malaysia competed for the FMD Middleweight Championship. The Finnish contender knocked out his Iranian opponent via head kick at 2:52 of Round 2.

Here are the official “Full Metal Dojo: Big Trouble in Little Bangkok” results:

AMATEUR BOUTS

  1. Bantamweight: Sirirot “Prince Dragon” Silchaitan (Thailand) defeated Bryson Dean Collins (South Africa) via rear-naked submission at 1:56 of Round 2.
  2. Heavyweight: Stan “Pizdanuke” Tskitishvili (Ukraine) defeated “Malaysian Superboy” Azreel Izzal Al-Hadi (Malaysia) via technical knockout at 0:35 of Round 1.

PROFESSIONAL BOUTS

  1. Bantamweight: “The Beast” O Kay Gyi (Myanmar) defeated Visarut Numnoi (Thailand)  via technical knockout at 2:59 of Round 1.
  2. Bantamweight: Long La (Cambodia) defeated Chinnakit Manolai (Thailand) via knockout at 0:22 of Round 1.
  3. Bantamweight: “K.O.” Aung Kyaw Kyaw (Myanmar) defeated “The Man” Jaktan Tangjan (Thailand) via referee stoppage due to retirement at 3:00 of Round 2.
  4. Bantamweight: Javier “Honey Badger” Trujillo (USA) defeated Vinod “Cookie Monster” Greywal (Malaysia) via rear-naked submission at 4:24 of Round 1.
  5. Bantamweight: Javier “Honey Badger” Trujillo (USA) defeated Vinod “Cookie Monster” Greywal (Malaysia) via rear-naked submission at 4:24 of Round 1.
  6. E-sports: Peter Davis (Malaysia) defeated Nik “The Bloodhound” Harris (Malaysia) in a “Tekken 7” contest.

CO-MAIN EVENT

  1. FMD Women’s Atomweight Championship: “Pocket Rocket” Suwanan Boonsorn (Thailand) defeated Loma Lookboonmee (Thailand) via armbar submission at 2:06 of Round 1.

MAIN EVENT

  1. FMD Middleweight Championship: Glenn “Teddy Bear” Sparv (Finland/ Thailand) defeated Mehdi Bagheri (Iran, Malaysia) via knockout via head kick at 2:52 of Round 2.

Watch all the “Full Metal Dojo: Big Trouble in Little Bangkok” bouts here:

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