Alaverdi “Dagger” Ramazanov, 24, of Russia will face Ognjen Topic, 33, of Serbia and the United States at “ONE: Dreams of Gold.” ONE Championship will hold the combat sports event at the Impact Arena in Bangkok, Thailand on August 16, 2019.
“ONE: Dreams of Gold” will feature mixed martial arts, kickboxing and Muay Thai. One of the Muay Thai bouts is between Ramazanov and Topic.
Ramazanov is a three-time IFMA World Champion Alaverdi Ramazanov. Representing the prestigious Venum Training Camp in Pattaya, Thailand, he is a three-time International Federation of Muaythai Amateur World Champion.
While Ramazanov grew up swimming competitively, he switched to Muay Thai when he was 13 years old. Originally from Russia, he was 21 when he moved to Thailand to train at the Venum Training Camp under the tutelage of under Mehdi Zatout.
Topic is a Lion Fight Lightweight World Champion. He is training out of North Jersey Muay Thai in New Jersey, USA and P.K. Saenchai Muay Thai Gym in Bangkok.
Born in Bosnia and Herzegovina on February 1, 1986, Topic was 6 years old when he and his family moved to Serbia because of the Bosnian War. He was 9 when they moved to the U.S.
In the main event of “ONE: Dreams of Gold,” Ilias Ennahachi, 23, of the Netherlands will challenge reigning ONE Flyweight Kickboxing World Champion “The Baby Shark” Petchdam Petchyindee Academy, 21, of Thailand. Also on the card is the rematch between Giorgio “The Doctor” Petrosyan, 33, of Italy and “Smokin’” Jo Nattawut, 29, of Thailand for the ONE Featherweight Kickboxing World Grand Prix semi-finals.
Ticket information for “ONE: Dreams of Gold” is available at www.onefc.com. Meanwhile, here is a teaser for the upcoming ONE Championship event: