Hexigetu, 34, of China will face Ramon “The Bicolano” Gonzalez, 32, of the Philippines 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 MMA bouts is between Hexigetu and Gonzalez.
While Hexigetu is a former CMSL Champion, Gonzalez is a Philippine National Kyokushin Karate Champion. They will compete in the strawweight division at “ONE: Dreams of Gold.”
Hailing from Horqin, Inner Mongolia, Hexigetu was named Fighter Of The Year by the CMPC in 2015. Training out of China Top Team in Beijing, China, he made his professional MMA debut in 2014 and joined ONE Championship in 2017.
On the other hand, Gonzales made his professional MMA debut in 2009 and joined ONE Championship in 2015. He is training out of Hitman MMA in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines and in Kuwait Fight Club in Salmiya, Kuwait and he represents Team Kyokushin.
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: