Daniel Dawson stopped at ONE debut in Shanghai

Mustapha Haida KO’s Daniel Dawson in Round 3

Australian kickboxer Daniel Dawson went up against Mustapha Haida of Italy on Saturday September 8. The pair battled out at the “ONE: Beyond the Horizon” event held at the Baoshan Arena in Shanghai, China.

The scheduled for three rounds kickboxing bout at catchweight (73 kg) ended prior the final bell. The victory went in favor of the Italian competitor who stopped his opponent at 2:14 of the third round with left hook. Both men were making their ONE Championship debut.

ONE: Beyond the Horizon was headlined by the defending women’s strawweight champion from China Jingnan Xiong, who faced Brazilian Samara Santos. The bout also ended in the third round. The local fighter took the win, as well as made her second successful title defense, by way of TKO with strikes.

The rest of the fight card included a series of MMA and Muay Thai bouts. The complete results can be found below.

ONE: Beyond the Horizon

Strawweight Jingnan Xiong def. Samara Santos via third-round TKO (Strikes, R3 1:22)
Lightweight Amir Khan def. Honorio Banario via first-round submission (RNC, R1 4:34)
Featherweight Edward Kelly def. Christian Lee via first-round DQ (Illegal suplex, R1 2:21)
Bantamweight Muhammad Aiman def. Lei Chen via second-round submission (RNC, R2 4:35)
Strawweight Elipitua Siregar def. Phat Soda via first-round TKO (Strikes, R1 2:30)

Catchweight (73 kg) Mustapha Haida def. Daniel Dawson via third-round KO (Left hook, R3 2:14)

Muay Thai
Bantamweight Tukkatatong Petpayathai def. Ognjen Topic via unanimous decision
Bantamweight Han Zi Hao def. Stergos Mikkios via unanimous decision
Flyweight Hakim Hamech def. Yukinora Ogasawara via first-round KO (Punch, R1 2:59)