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Myanmar vs Philippines: Aung La N Sang, Brandon Vera fight at ‘ONE: Century 世紀’ in Tokyo, Japan

Aung La N Sang, Chatri Sityodtong, Brandon Vera (© ONE Championship)

Aung La N Sang, Chatri Sityodtong, Brandon Vera (© ONE Championship)

Myanmar and the Philippines were 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 main event of the second part, Brandon “The Truth” Vera, 42, of the Philippines challenged reigning ONE Light Heavyweight World Champion “The Burmese Python” Aung La N Sang, 34, of Myanmar.

Vera is the reigning ONE Heavyweight World Champion. Aung is also the reigning ONE Middleweight World Champion.

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

Aung was one of the two fighters who represented Myanmar.  Vera was one of the five representatives of the Philippines.

Blue Corner

  • Name: Brandon Vera
  • Fight Name: “The Truth”
  • Age: 42
  • Hometown: Philippines
  • Height: 191cm
  • Gym: Alliance Training Center

Red Corner

  • Name: Aung La N Sang
  • Fight Name: “The Burmese Python”
  • Age: 34
  • Hometown: Myanmar
  • Height: 185cm
  • Gym: Hardknocks 365

Fight Result

  • Sport: MMA
  • Division: ONE Light Heavyweight World Champion
  • Referee: Olivier Coste
  • Winner: “The Burmese Python” Aung La N Sang
  • Method: Knockout
  • Time and Round: 3:23 of Round 2
  • Judges: Ian Cartwriting, Eshton Thomas, Rosenberg Rosete

Photos

 

Records after “ONE: Century 世紀”

Fighter

Professional MMA record

ONE Championship record

“The Burmese Python” Aung La N Sang 26 wins, 10 losses, 0 draw, 1 No Contest 11 wins, 1 loss
Brandon “The Truth” Vera 16 wins, 8 losses, 0 draw, 1 No Contest 4 wins, 1 loss

 

Check the complete results of “ONE: Century 世紀” Part 2 on Conan Daily. Watch the highlights here:

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