Prajanchai PK.Saenchai Muaythaigym outlasted Sam-A Gaiyanghadao to claim the ONE Muay Thai strawweight title in the main event of ONE: Battleground.
The event took place from Singapore.
Prajanchai started the bout off strong, showcasing his trademark speed and power. A straight right hand down the middle sent Sam-A crashing to the canvas in the first round, scoring a knockdown for the ONE Super Series debutant.
Sam-A picked up the pace at the end of round three, as the two warriors traded combinations across the Circle. Rounds four and five were intense, as both men poured it on in the championship rounds. In the end, Prajanchai took home the victory by majority decision.
In the co-main event, former champion Aung La N Sang knocked out Leandro Ataides. Victoria Lee, the sister of Angela and Christian Lee, submitted Wang Luping her in her second pro bout.
Official Results for ONE: BATTLEGROUND
ONE Strawweight Muay Thai World Championship: Prajanchai defeats Sam-A via Majority Decision
Mixed Martial Arts – Catchweight (95.8 KG): Aung La N Sang defeats Leandro Ataides via Knockout at 3:45 of Round 1
Mixed Martial Arts – Strawweight: Gustavo Balart defeats Ryuto Sawada via Unanimous Decision
Mixed Martial Arts – Atomweight: Ritu Phogat defeats Lin Heqin via Unanimous Decision
Mixed Martial Arts – Bantamweight: Jeremy Pacatiw defeats Chen Rui via Unanimous Decision
Mixed Martial Arts – Atomweight: Victoria Lee defeats Wang Luping via Submission (Armbar) at 3:22 of Round 1