06 August 2018 – Shanghai, China: The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced the complete card for “ONE: Beyond the Horizon,” which is set for September 8, 2018 at the Baoshan Arena in Shanghai, China. It will feature 10 bouts including a match between Han Zi Hao, 22, of China and Stergos “Greek Dynamite” Mikkios, 28, of Greece.
At “ONE: Beyond the Horizon,” Han and Mikkios will compete in aMuay Thai contest in the bantamweight division. Both fighters are competing in ONE Super Series for the second time and are coming out of a loss.
A representative of Mad Muay Thai Gym, Han now finds himself looking to showcase his incredible striking skills on the biggest global stage of martial arts competition, joining elite athletes in the world of striking martial arts as part of ONE Super Series. His first appearance for the promotion was a difficult one as he took on the tough Panicos Yusuf, 33, of Cyprus.
Han is a Top King Muay Thai World Champion and a Muay Thai practitioner based out of Bangkok, Thailand. He owns an impressive professional Muay Thai record of 57 wins and 15 losses.
On the other hand, Mikkios has a Muay Thai record of 19 wins, 9 losses and 2 draws. Proudly representing Sityodtong Global, he has won numerous Muay Thai titles in the United States including Triumph Kombat, American Kickboxing Federation (AKBF) and Friday Night Fights championships.
Although Mikkios only started training in Muay Thai six years ago, it soon became his passion and purpose in life. He even quit his job, sold most of his possessions and moved to Thailand to train and compete full-time.
Mikkios now showcases his talents on the global stage in ONE Championship. In his most recent contest, the Greek kickboxer figured in one of the most entertaining Muay Thai bouts yet against Ognjen Topic, 32, of the United States.
In the main event of “ONE: Beyond the Horizon,” reigning ONE Women’s Strawweight World Champion “The Panda” Xiong Jing Nan of China will defend her title against Samara “Marituba” Santos of Brazil. Here is the complete “ONE: Beyond the Horizon” fight card:
- Phat Soda vs Elipitua Siregar: Mixed Martial Arts: 56.7kg (Strawweight)
- Hakim Hamech vs Yukinori Ogasawara: ONE Super Series Muay Thai: 61.2kg (Flyweight)
- Daniel Dawson vs Mustapha Haida: ONE Super Series Kickboxing: 72.5kg (Catch Weight)
- Chen Lei vs Muhammad Aiman: Mixed Martial Arts: 65.8kg (Bantamweight)
- Han Zi Hao vs Stergos Mikkios: ONE Super Series Muay Thai: 65.8kg (Bantamweight)
- Roman Alvarez vs Daichi Takenaka: Mixed Martial Arts: 65.8kg (Bantamweight)
- Ognjen Topic vs Tukkatatong Petpayathai: ONE Super Series Kickboxing: 65.8kg (Bantamweight)
- Edward Kelly vs Christian Lee: Mixed Martial Arts: 70.3kg (Featherweight)
- Honorio Banario vs Amir Khan: Mixed Martial Arts: 77.1kg (Lightweight) *co-main event
- Xiong Jing Nan vs Samara Santos: Mixed Martial Arts: 56.7kg (Women’s Strawweight) *ONE Women’s Strawweight World Championship, main event
Ticket information for ONE: BEYOND THE HORIZON is available at www.onefc.com.