On Friday, Sept. 12, ONE FC hosted its 20th event, dubbed “Rise of the Kingdom,” from NagaWorld in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
In the night’s main event, the promotion crowned a flyweight champion as Brazilian grappling ace Adriano Moraes clashed with Filipino fighter Geje Eustaquio. Moraes The 25-year-old Moraes had scored back-to-back submission wins over Kosuke Suzuki and Yasuhiro Urushitani inside the ONE FC cage. Team Lakay’s Eustaquio also rode a two-fight winning streak into the contest, having edged both Kentaro Watanabe and Eugene Toquero on the scorecards.
The co-main event of the evening featured Strikeforce and UFC veteran Caros Fodor against veteran Dutch fighter Vincent Latoel. Fodor got back in the win column with a first-round submission win over Willy Ni in last ONE FC appearance, while Latoel stopped Eddie Ng via strikes.
The 10-fight card also featured the promotion’s Cambodian Featherweight Grand Prix.