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Brunei’s Adib Sulaiman earns 3rd ONE Warrior Series win, knocks out India’s Susovan Ghosh in Singapore

Adib Sulaiman (©ONE Championship)

Adib Sulaiman (©ONE Championship)

Adib “Deep” Sulaiman, 29, of Brunei Darussalam was one of the winners at “ONE Warrior Series 10.” It was his third victory in the ONE Championship subsidiary.

Featuring two kickboxing bouts and 12 mixed martial arts matches, “ONE Warrior Series 10” took place in Singapore on February 19, 2020. In the sixth bout of the evening, Sulaiman competed in an MMA match in the strawweight division against Susovan “Lil Tiger” Ghosh of India.

The referee put a stop to the strawweight contest after 4 minutes and 57 seconds in the second round. Sulaiman knocked out Ghosh via strikes.

Winning at “ONE Warrior Series 10” improved the professional MMA record of Sulaiman to 3 wins and 3 losses. On the other hand, Ghosh now has 4 wins and 5 losses.

Training out of Wolfpack Training Ground in Tutong, Brunei, Sulaiman has been competing professionally since 2018. The first two opponents he defeated in ONE Warrior Series were Nyan Lin Sai of Myanmar and Rungrot “Abone” Posiri, 25, of Thailand.

The Warrior Bonuses were given to five of the 28 “ONE Warrior Series 10” fighters namely Michael Walker, 22, of the United States, Marc “The Gyrocopter” Grayson, 31, of Australia, Min Hyuk Lee of South Korea and Ryoji Kudo, 26, and Koji “Animal” Shikuwa, 28, of Japan. Each of them received a six-figure contract with ONE Championship.

“What a card from top to bottom!” ONE Warrior Series CEO Rich Franklin stated. “Tonight, we gave out more bonuses to warriors who lost their matches than those who won.”

Including Australia, Brunei Darussalam, India, Japan, South Korea and the U.S., 16 countries were represented at “ONE Warrior Series 10.” The others were Egypt, Estonia, Iran, Malaysia, New Zealand, Northern Ireland, Ukraine, Pakistan, South Africa and Thailand.

Among the top ONE Warrior Series alums are Lito “Thunder Kid” Adiwang, 26, of the Philippines and Mark “Tyson” Fairtex Abelardo, 28, of New Zealand. Meanwhile, watch all the “ONE Warrior Series 10” bouts here:

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