Daniel Dawson scheduled for ONE Shanghai on Sept. 8

Daniel Dawson faces Mustapha Haida

Australian kickboxer Daniel Dawson (53-13) is set for his next outing on September 8 in Shanghai. Going through the ropes in the biggest city in China, “The Rock” is featured on the card at the “ONE: Beyond the Horizon” event, which takes place at the Baoshan Arena.

Over the course of his career Dawson earned titles in all stand up fighting disciplines. After eight years of “The Sweet Science” he returned to Muay Thai in October 2016, going the five-round distance with John Wayne Parr.

Making his ONE Championship debut, Dawson takes on the Italian competitor Mustapha Haida (38-7-3). The latter is the former light middleweight world champion (ISKA) whose resume includes the wins against Enriko Kehl, Johane Beausejour, Abdallah Mabel, among others.

The Dawson vs. Haida bout is scheduled for three rounds at catchweight with the limit of 72.5 kg.

Catchweight (72.5 kg) Daniel Dawson vs. Mustapha Haida