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[PHOTOS] Angela Lee vs Mei Yamaguchi at ‘ONE: Unstoppable Dreams’ in Singapore

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18 May 2018 – Singapore: The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), hosted another memorable and historic evening in its home-base of Singapore as the capacity crowd at the Singapore Indoor Stadium witnessed an amazing display of heart-pounding martial arts action. “ONE: Unstoppable Dreams” featured a series of compelling bouts, punctuated by three unforgettable championship clashes that left fans on the edge of their seats.

In the main event, Angela “Unstoppable” Lee of Singapore continued her reign as the ONE Women’s Atomweight World Champion, notching a unanimous decision victory over Japan’s Mei “V.V” Yamaguchi. The two traded heavy blows and showcased high-level tactical grappling skills all throughout the bout to the delight of a packed crowd.

Yamaguchi started out very strong in the early going, but Lee came close with several near-submissions. Throughout the five grueling rounds, Lee dug deep to show the heart of a champion, doing just enough to earn the unanimous decision win.

“It’s a huge night for me and my family,” Lee stated. “It’s not easy to do what we’re doing inside the cage. Martial arts fans and their love for the sport are the reason why we’re fighting. This is for you guys.”

“Props to Mei Yamaguchi,” the reigning ONE Women’s Atomweight World Champion added. “She’s an amazing and very talented competitor. Thank you for the opportunity.”

Here are the official “ONE: Unstoppable Dreams” results:

  • ONE Women’s Atomweight World Championship bout: Angela Lee defeats Mei Yamaguchi by Unanimous Decision (UD) after 5 rounds
  • ONE Super Series Muay Thai Flyweight World Championship bout: Sam-A Gaiyanghadao defeats Sergio Wielzen by Knockout (KO) at 2:47 minutes of round 4
  • ONE Featherweight World Championship bout: Martin Nguyen defeats Christian Lee by Split Decision (SD) after 5 rounds
  • ONE Super Series Kickboxing catchweight bout (72.5kg): Yodsanklai IWE Fairtex defeats Chris Ngimbi by Unanimous Decision (UD) after 3 rounds
  • Lightweight bout: Shinya Aoki defeats by Rasul Yakhyaev Submission (Triangle Choke) at 3:15 minutes of round 1
  • Lightweight bout: Eduard Folayang defeats Kharun Atlangeriev by Unanimous Decision (UD) after 3 rounds
  • Lightweight bout: Amir Khan defeats Sung Jong Lee by TKO (Strikes) at 3:39 minutes of round 2
  • ONE Super Series Muay Thai flyweight bout: Singtongnoi Por Telakun defeats Joseph Lasiri by TKO (Strikes) at 2:36 minutes of round 2
  • Featherweight bout: Xie Chao defeats Meas Meul TKO (Strikes)  at 1:10 minutes of round 3
  • Bantamweight bout: Xie Bin defeats Huang Shi Hao  by TKO (Corner Stoppage) at 2:26 minutes of round 2
  • Bantamweight bout: Sunoto defeats Roel Rosauro by Unanimous Decision (UD) after 3 rounds

For more updates on ONE Championship, please visit www.onefc.com, follow us on Twitter and Instagram @ONEChampionship, and like us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/ONEChampionship.

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