Winardi has earned his fifth victory in One Pride Pro Never Quit. Training out of Lindu Aji Semarang, he was one of the winners at “One Pride MMA Fight Night 33: Battle of the Pride” at Mahaka Square Kelapa Gading, North Jakarta, Jakarta, Indonesia on October 26, 2019.
“One Pride MMA Fight Night 33: Battle of the Pride” has four mixed martial arts matches on the main card. The first match on the main card is a flyweight bout between Winardi and Galih Tornado, who trains out of Sahai Muaythai Jakarta.
Both Winardi and Galih quickly exchange blows at the opening bell. As the fight progressed, the former landed cleaner strikes that clearly hurt the latter.
As Galih attempted to close the distance, Winardi landed even more powerful strikes that buckled his opponent. It allowed the Lindu Aji Semarang representative to finish with a ground and pound at the 4:17 mark of the first round.
Winning at “One Pride MMA Fight Night 33: Battle of the Pride” improved the professional MMA record of Winardi to 5 wins and 2 losses. On the other hand, Galih now has 3 wins and 4 losses.
In the main event of the evening, Aep “The Raging Bull” Saepudi became the new One Pride MMA Featherweight Champion by dethroning Hafid “The Avatar” Nur Maradi. In the co-main event, Randy Pangalila knocked out his fellow actor Adhi Pawitra in the featherweight division.
“The bouts tonight are very exciting and my prediction for the celebrity fight is spot on,” KOBI Chairperson Ardiansyah Bakrie said. “However, I had it wrong for the title fight. I thought Hafid will bring Aep down and submit him but turns out that the new champion managed to defend his takedown attempts and knocked out Hafid.”
The first four opponents Winardi defeated in One Pride MMA were Gustra Atama, Anam, Muhammad Ridwan Kholik and Burdan. Watch the flyweight bout between Winardi and Galih at “One Pride MMA Fight Night 33: Battle of the Pride” here: