Zhao Zhi Kang, 24, of China will face Paul “The Great King” Lumihi, 31, of Indonesia 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 Zhao and Lumihi.
While Zhao is a Chinese Sanda Champion, Lumihi is a five-time OPMMA Featherweight Champion. They will compete in the bantamweight division.
A son of farmers, Zhao was 15 years old when he started his martial arts training in Hohhot, Inner Mongolia. He made his professional MMA debut in 2012 and joined ONE Championship in 2017.
On the other hand, Lumihi was in middle school when he started his training in kung fu. “ONE: Dreams of Gold” marks his second outing in ONE Championship.
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: