On Friday, March 9, ONE Championship held its 69th event from the Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

In the main event of the evening, Malaysia’s own Gianni Subba headlined his first event opposite former title challenger Reece McLaren. Subba entered the bout with nine wins in his 11-fight professional career, all of which had happened under the ONE Championship banner. McLaren returned to the win column in his most recent outing against Anatpong Bunrad by submission in the waning moments of the first round.

The preliminary card aired live on Facebook and Twitter. The main card continued live at 6 a.m. ET via internet pay-per-view.

Reece McLaren def. Gianni Subba by submission (arm-triangle choke)
Agilan Thangalapani def. Amitesh Chaubey by submission (kimura). Round 2
Christian Lee def. Kazunori Yokota by submission (guillotine choke). Round 2
Danny Kingad def. Sotir Kichukov by unanimous decision
Luis Santos def. Kiamrian Abbasov by unanimous decision
Michelle Nicolini def. Iryna Shaparenko by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1
Jia Wen Ma def. Ahmed Mujtaba by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2
Muhammad Aiman def. Rin Saroth by unanimous decision
Jihin Najihin def. Puja Tomar by submission (triangle choke). Round 2
Khon Sichan def. Riski Umar by split decision

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Zach Aittama became a fan of martial arts at an early age. Hooked on the sport after one experience, Zach started training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Muay Thai as a teenager. Watching the sport only increased his interest, building a fascination for combat sports around the globe. Years of training and amateur bouts later, Zach continues to train while working and attending school full-time. Zach started writing for Fight Sport Asia in 2014 and joined the Combat Press staff in July of 2015.

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