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Japan vs Philippines: Senzo Ikeda, Lito Adiwang fight at ‘ONE: Century 世紀’ in Tokyo, Japan

Senzo Ikeda, Chatri Sityodtong, Lito Adiwang (©ONE Championship)

Senzo Ikeda, Chatri Sityodtong, Lito Adiwang (©ONE Championship)

Japan and the Philippines were among the countries represented at “ONE: Century 世紀” in Tokyo, Japan. The combat sports event had two parts with 11 bouts each.

Featuring mixed martial arts, Muay Thai and kickboxing matches, “ONE: Century 世紀” took place at the Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo on October 12, 2019. In the third bout of the first part, Senzo Ikeda, 37, of Tokyo, Japan and Lito “Thunder Kid” Adiwang, 26, of Benguet, Philippines competed in an MMA bout in the strawweight division.

“ONE: Century 世紀” was the second ONE Championship event held in Japan. It marked the martial arts organization’s 100th live event.

As part of the ONE Martial Arts Fan Fest, ONE Championship held an open workout at the Bellesalle Shibuya Garden in Tokyo featuring select “ONE: Century 世紀” athletes on October 6, 2019. The official press conference and face-offs took place at the Park Hyatt in Tokyo on October 10, 2019.

Including Japan and the Philippines, a total of 18 countries were represented in the two parts of “ONE: Century 世紀.” The others were Algeria, Belarus, Brazil, China, France, India, Indonesia, Italy, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey and the United States.

Ikeda was one of the 12 fighters who represented Japan. Adiwang was one of the five representatives of the Philippines.

Blue Corner

  • Name: Lito Adiwang
  • Fight Name: “Thunder Kid”
  • Age: 26
  • Hometown: Benguet, Philippines
  • Height: 162cm
  • Gym: Team Lakay

Red Corner

  • Name: Senzo Ikeda
  • Fight Name: N/A
  • Age: 37
  • Hometown: Tokyo, Japan
  • Height: 173cm
  • Gym: The Paraestra Matsudo

Fight Result

  • Sport: MMA
  • Division: Strawweight
  • Referee: Motohiro Tsuruwa
  • Winner: Lito “Thunder Kid” Adiwang
  • Method: Technical Knockout
  • Time and Round: 1:57 of Round 1

Photos

 

Records after “ONE: Century 世紀”

Fighter

Professional MMA record

ONE Championship record

Senzo Ikeda 12 wins, 8 losses 0 win, 2 losses
Lito “Thunder Kid” Adiwang 10 wins, 2 losses 1 wins, 0 loss

 

Check the complete results of “ONE: Century 世紀” Part 1 on Conan Daily. Watch the highlights here:

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