A Sol Kwon (left) vs. Mansour Barnaoui (ROAD FC/Facebook)

ROAD FC 53 Results: Barnaoui Submits Kwon, Wins One Million Dollar Tournament

On Saturday, May 18, ROAD FC held its 53rd event from the Halla Gymnasium on Jeju Island, South Korea.

In the night’s main event, 32-main lightweight grand prix winner Mansour Barnaoui won $1,000,000 USD after submitting ROAD FC lightweight champion A Sol Kwon.

Elsewhere on the card, fan favorite Aorigele returned against South Korea’s Jae Hyuk Heo.


The prelims kicked off at 3:00 a.m. ET on Fight Network. The main card continued live at 6:00 a.m. ET on DAZN (United States), Fight Network, Afreeca TV (South Korea), and Youtube.

Mansour Barnaoui def. A Sol Kwon by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 3:44 – for lightweight title
Aorigele def. Jae Hyuk Heo by knockout (punch). Round 1, 0:50
Dong Guk Shin def. Tamotsu Hayashi by TKO (punches). Round 1, 2:50
Tae In Kim def. Dong Hwan Lim by TKO (ground and pound). Round 1, 0:45
Ji Ho Yang def. Hyung Geun Park by unanimous decision
Seok Han Park def. Kenta Kubo by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2, 4:25
Gi Won Ko def. Chang Hwan Hwang by unanimous decision
Tae Young Yoon def. Byung Ha Lim by TKO. Round 2, 1:27
Rowan Pilger def. Hee Jo Yang by unanimous decision
Ji Seung Shin def. Young Min Ji by unanimous decision