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Indonesia’s Priscilla Lumban Gaol earns 4th ONE Championship win

Priscilla Hertati Lumban Gaol

Priscilla Hertati Lumban Gaol

Fighting out of Jakarta, Indonesia, Priscilla “Thathi” Hertati Lumban Gaol, 30, has earned her fourth victory in ONE Championship. She was one of the eight Indonesian contenders on the “ONE: Conquest of Heroes” card, which featured 10 mixed martial arts bouts and two striking-only matches under ONE Super Series.

On September 22, 2018, ONE Championship returned to Jakarta for “ONE: Conquest of Heroes,” which took place at the Jakarta Convention Center. In the fifth bout of the evening, Gaol competed in an MMA bout against Jomary “The Zamboanganian Fighter” Torres, 22, of Zamboanga del Norte, Philippines in the atomweight division.

The atomweight bout between Gaol and Torres was the only female match on the “ONE: Conquest of Heroes” card. After three five-minute rounds, it was left to the hands of the judges and in the end, referee Olivier Coste raised the hand of the Indonesian contender as the winner via unanimous decision.

By winning at “ONE: Conquest of Heroes,” Gaol improved her professional MMA record to 4 wins and 3 losses. It was a redemptive win for the Jakarta native, who came out of a unanimous decision loss to Jihin “Shadowcat” Radzuan, 19, of Malaysia at “ONE: Pursuit of Power” on July 13, 2018.

The three other opponents Gaol defeated in ONE Championship were Audreylaura Boniface Raphael, Krisna Limbaga and Rome Trinidad. Aside from Radzuan, the other fighters who defeated Gaol in the promotion were Tiffany Teo and Gina “Conviction” Iniong of the Philippines.

Gaol was the first fighter to defeat Torres. The Filipino fighter now has 4 wins and 1 loss.

Torres was one of the three Filipino fighters on the “ONE: Conquest of Heroes” card. The other two were Danny “The King” Kingad, 22, and Joshua “The Passion” Pacio, 22, who are both training at Team Lakay in Baguio City, Philippines.

In the ninth bout of the evening, Kingad competed in the flyweight division against Yuya “Little Piranha” Wakamatsu, 23, of Kagoshima, Japan. The Filipino contender defeated his Japanese opponent via unanimous decision.

In the main event, Pacio challenged reigning ONE Strawweight World Champion Yoshitaka “Nobita” Naito, 34, of Chiba, Japan for the second time. The Filipino challenger dethroned the Japanese champion via unanimous decision.

Also fighting out of Jakarta, Stefer “The Lion” Rahardian, 31, competed against Peng Xue Wen, 21, of Zhongshan, Guangdong, China in the strawweight division in the co-main event of the evening. The Chinese contender won via unanimous decision.

Watch the preliminary bouts of “ONE: Conquest of Heroes” here:

 

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