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Singapore vs Turkey: Christian Lee, Saygid Guseyn Arlslanaliev fight at ‘ONE: Century 世紀’ in Tokyo, Japan

Christian Lee, Chatri Sityodtong, Saygid Guseyn Arslanaliev (©ONE Championship)

Christian Lee, Chatri Sityodtong, Saygid Guseyn Arslanaliev (©ONE Championship)

Singapore and Turkey 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 eighth bout of the first part, reigning ONE Lightweight World Champion Christian “The Warrior” Lee, 20, of Singapore and Saygid “Dagi” Guseyn Arslanaliev, 23, of Istanbul, Turkey competed in the inaugural ONE Lightweight World Grand Prix Championship.

“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 Singapore and Turkey, 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, Japan, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and the United States.

Lee was one of the two fighters who represented Singapore. Arslanaliev solely represented Turkey.

Blue Corner

  • Name: Saygid Guseyn Arslanaliev
  • Fight Name: “Dagi”
  • Age: 23
  • Hometown: Istanbul, Turkey
  • Height: 178cm
  • Gym: Dagi Gym

Red Corner

  • Name: Christian Lee
  • Fight Name: “The Warrior”
  • Age: 20
  • Hometown: Singapore
  • Height: 180cm
  • Gym: Evolve MMA, United MMA

Fight Result

  • Sport: MMA
  • Division: ONE Lightweight World Grand Prix Championship
  • Referee: Olivier Coste
  • Winner: Christian “The Warrior” Lee
  • Method: Unanimous Decision
  • Time and Round: 5:00 of Round 3

Photos

 

Records after “ONE: Century 世紀”

Fighter

Professional MMA record

ONE Championship record

Christian “The Warrior” Lee 13 wins, 3 losses 13 wins, 3 losses
Saygid Guseyn “Dagi” Arslanaliev 8 wins, 2 losses 7 wins, 2 losses

 

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

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