Including Indonesia, 14 countries were represented at “ONE: Eternal Glory” at the Istora Senayan in Jakarta, Indonesia on January 19, 2019. It is the first event of ONE Championship in 2019.
Featured on the fight card were two Muay Thai bouts and 12 mixed martial arts matches. In the first bout of the evening, two Indonesians namely Oscar Yaqut, 28, and Andreas “Yahyaz” Satyawan, 28, made their respective ONE Championship debuts and professional MMA debuts.
Both Yaqut and Satyawan were two of the eight fighters who represented Indonesia at “ONE: Eternal Glory.” The others were Aziz “The Krauser” Calim, 21, Adi “Zenwalk” Paryanto, 26, Anthony “The Archangel” Engelen, 33, “The Terminator” Sunoto, 33, Stefer “The Lion” Rahardian, 31, and Priscilla “Thathi” Hertati Lumban Gaol, 30.
Originally from Salatiga, Central Java, Indonesia, Satyawan currently lives in Semarang, Indonesia. He studied at the Health Analyst Academy of Theresiana and and is training out of Lindu Aji Fighting Club in Semarang.
Yaqut trained in the Indonesian Navy and is training out of Gorilla Fight Club in Jakarta. His martial arts arsenal includes kickboxing, Muay Thai and Wushu Sanda.
At “ONE: Eternal Glory,” Yaqut and Satyawan battled it out in an MMA match in the featherweight division. Referee Kemp Cheng put a stop to the contest after 2 minutes and 36 seconds in the second round.
Yaqut knocked out Satyawan via strikes. The former now holds a professional MMA record of 1 win and 0 loss while the latter has 0 win and 1 loss.
“ONE: Eternal Glory” Main Events
In the main event of “ONE: Eternal Glory,” Yosuke “Tobizaru” Saruta, 31, of Saitama, Japan will challenge Joshua “The Passion” Pacio, 22, of La Trinidad, Benguet, Philippines. The Japanese challenger won via split decision.
In the co-main event, Alexi “Phet” Serepisos, 24, of New Zealand and Mongkolpetch Petchyindee Academy, 23, of Thailand competed in a Muay Thai contest in the flyweight division. The Thai contender won via unanimous decision.
Brazil, China, India, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, New Zealand, the Philippines, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and the United Kingdom were also represented at “ONE: Eternal Glory.” Check the complete fight card here.
Here are Michael Schiavello and Mitch Chilson giving a “ONE: Eternal Glory” recap: