Hisyam “Zephyrus” Samsudin of Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia and “The Terminator” Sunoto, 32, of Jakarta, Indonesia faced each other at “ONE: Iron Will” on March 24, 2018 in the bantamweight division. The latter won via unanimous decision.
The bantamweight bout between Samsudin and Sunoto was the first bout of the evening. It was refereed by Kemp Cheng.
“ONE: Iron Will” marked the third fight of Samsudin in ONE Championship. For Sunoto, it was his ninth bout in the promotion.
Samsudin made his promotional debut on September 2, 2016. He lost to his fellow Malaysian Muhammad Aiman at “ONE: Unbreakable Warriors” via unanimous decision.
When Samsudin returned to the ONE Championship cage, he had his first win in the promotion. He knocked out Jeremy Meciaz via knees and punches at “ONE: Total Victory.”
After “ONE: Iron Will,” Samsudin now has 2 wins and 3 losses. On the other hand, Sunoto now has 8 wins and 3 losses.
Sunoto made his promotional debut on April 24, 2015. He lost to Wang Ya Wei at “ONE: Valor of Champions” via punches.
On September 27, 2015, Sunoto won at “ONE: Odyssey of Champions” via unanimous decision over Mario Satya Wirawan. It was Sunoto’s first win in the promotion.
After Wirawan, Sunoto defeated Burn Soriano, Yohan Mulia Legowo, Chan Heng and Rin Saroth in the ONE Championship cage. The other fighters who defeated Sunoto in the promotion aside from Wang are Ming Yen Sung and Edward Kelly.
Headlined by Martin Nguyen and Bibiano Fernandes, “ONE: Iron Will” took place at the Impact Arena in Bangkok, Thailand.