Daniel Dawson vs Mustapha Haida at One Shanghai
Daniel Dawson face off Mustapha Haida / Pic: Facebook / Gaz Numan

Australian kickboxer Daniel Dawson makes his ONE Championship debut tonight (Sep. 8) in Shanghai, China. “The Rock” takes on Italian Mustapha Haida, battling out at the “Beyond the Horizon” event held at the Baoshan Arena.

The Dawson vs. Haida bout is scheduled for three rounds at catchweight with the limit of 73 kg. Kickboxing contest is featured on the “Super Series” part of the programme.

Both fighters made weight, as well as passed the required hydration tests. The “face off” took place on the 30th floor of the Hotel Indigo.

ONE: Beyond the Horizon is headlined by Chinese Jingnan Xiong who makes her second strawweight title defense facing Brazilian Samara “Marituba” Santos. The full fight card can be found below.

The ringside commentator is the Australian “Voice”, famed Michael Schiavello. The event starts at 5pm local time.

ONE: Beyond the Horizon fight card

Strawweight Jingnan Xiong vs. Samara Santos
Lightweight Honorio Banario vs. Amir Khan
Featherweight Edward Kelly vs. Christian Lee
Bantamweight Chen Lei vs. Muhammad Aiman
Strawweight Phat Soda vs. Elipitua Siregar
Featherweight Roman Alvarez vs. Daichi Takenaka

Catchweight (73 kg) Daniel Dawson vs. Mustapha Haida

Muay Thai
Bantamweight Ognjen Topic vs. Tukkatatong Petpayathai
Bantamweight Han Zi Hai vs. Stergos Mikkios
Flyweight Hakim Hamech vs. Yukinori Ogasawara