Indonesia’s Sunoto earns 7th ONE Championship win at ‘ONE: Unstoppable Dreams’ in Singapore



On May 18, 2018, ONE Championship was in its home country Singapore for “ONE: Unstoppable Dreams,” which featured both mixed martial arts and ONE Super Series bouts. The first bout of the evening was an MMA bout between Roel “Akiyama” Rosauro of the Philippines and “The Terminator” Sunoto of Indonesia in the bantamweight division.

After three five-minute rounds, the bantamweight bout between Rosauro and Sunoto was left in the hands of the judges. It was a unanimous decision in favor of the Indonesian contender.

Sunoto was coming out of a victory over Hisyam “Zephyrus” Samsudin of Malaysia. On March 24, 2018, the Indonesian fighter defeated his Malaysian opponent at “ONE: Iron Will.”

The unanimous decision victory at “ONE: Unstoppable Dreams” marked the seventh victory of Sunoto in ONE Championship. When he made his promotional debut on April 24, 2015 at “ONE: Valor of Champions,” he lost to Wang Ya Wei via technical knockout via punches.

It was on September 27, 2015 at “ONE: Odyssey of Champions” when Sunoto had his first win in ONE Championship. He defeated Mario Satya Wirawan via unanimous decision.

Aside from Wirawan and Samsudin, Sunoto also defeated Bernard Soriano, Yohan Mulia Legowo, Chan Heng and Rin Saroth. Aside from Wang, the other opponents in the promotion who defeated Sunoto were Ming Yen Sung and Edward Kelly.

After defeating Rosauro at “ONE: Unstoppable Dreams,” Sunoto improved his record to 9 wins and 3 losses. Rosauro, on the other hand, now has 3 wins and 3 losses.

Three belts were at stake at “ONE: Unstoppable Dreams,” which took place at the Singapore Indoor Stadium, Kallang, Singapore. There were two co-main events prior to the main event.

In the first co-main event, Martin “The Situ-Asian” Nguyen of Australia and Vietnam successfully defended his ONE Featherweight World Champion title from Christian “The Warrior” Lee of Singapore. The Vietnamese-Australian champion won via split decision.

In the second co-main event, Sam-a Gaiyanghadao of Thailand and Sergio Wielzen of the Netherlands competed for the inaugural ONE Super Series Flyweight Muay Thai World Championship. The Thai martial arts veteran won via knockout in the second round.

In the main event, Angela “Unstoppable” Lee of Singapore defended her ONE Women’s Atomweight World Champion title from Mei “V.V.” Yamaguchi of Japan in a rematch. The Singaporean champion kept the title and her undefeated record by defeating her Japanese challenger via unanimous decision.

Here is a “ONE: Unstoppable Dreams” recap by Michael Schiavello and Mitch Chilson:

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