Jonathan Haggerty took advantage of his opportunity at ONE Fight Night 9, knocking off Nong-O Hama.
Haggerty claimed the ONE bantamweight Muay Thai title with his performance in the main event from Bangkok, Thailand.
After a furious exchange, Haggerty dropped Nong-O with a straight right, sending shockwaves throughout the stadium. The Thai legend beat the 10-count, but “The General” sent him crashing to the canvas again with another explosive combination.
Sensing victory, Haggerty went for Nong-O’s head and connected with the fight-ending overhand right at the 2:40 mark to capture ONE Championship gold.
ONE Fight Night 9 Complete Results
Muay Thai – Bantamweight: Jonathan Haggerty def. Nong-O Hama vía Knockout at 2:40 of R1
MMA – Lightweight: Halil Amir def. Maurice Abevi via Unanimous Decision
MMA – Strawweight: Bokang Masunyane def. Hiroba Minowa via Unanimous Decision
Muay Thai – Bantamweight: Felipe Lobo def. Saemapetch Fairtex via Knockout at 1:52 of R3
MMA – Atomweight: Denice Zamboanga def. Julie Mezabarba via Unanimous Decision
MMA – Welterweight: Isi Fitikefu def. Valmir Da Silva via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) at 4:15 of R1
MMA – Strawweight: Meng Bo def. Dayane Cardoso via Unanimous Decision
Muay Thai – Catchweight (149.5 lbs): Asa Ten Pow def. Han Zi Hao via TKO at 0:52 of R3
MMA – Catchweight (149.75 lbs.): Jhanlo Mark Sangiao def. Matias Farinelli via Submission (Kneebar) at 0:58 of R1
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