Zebaztian Kadestam defeats Tyler McGuire at ONE Championship Warrios Dream
Zebaztian Kadestam and Tyler McGuire in their ONE Welterweight title fight / Pic: Supplied

Zebaztian Kadestam KO’s Tyler McGuire

Zebaztian Kadestam and Tyler McGuire squared off this past Saturday (Nov. 17) in Jakarta, Indonesia. The pair headlined the “Warrior’s Dream” event battling it out for a vacant ONE Championship welterweight title. The rest of the fight card featured a series of kickboxing, Muay Thai and MMA bouts.

“From bell to bell, Kadestam picked McGuire apart with his striking superiority, jolting his American opponent with thunderous high kicks and solid right hands,” reads the post-event statement sent out by the promotion. “Although McGuire was consistent in his relentless pursuit of takedowns for the majority of the contest, Kadestam held his composure, and showcased great grappling defense. In the final moments of the fifth round, Kadestam uncorked a power right hand to knock out McGuire, taking home the ONE Welterweight World Championship.”

The co-main event featured a 78 kg catchweight kickboxing encounter between Brazilian Cosmo Alexandre and Dutch Nieky Holzken. The contest also ended prior the final bell.

“The Dutch striker punished Alexandre with a flurry of pin-point punches and kicks, leading to a pair of knockdowns in the first round. It was Holzken’s hands that proved to be the difference however as he unloaded a combination in the dying seconds of the second round that was capped off by a well-placed uppercut that shut Alexandre’s lights out for the spectacular ONE Championship debut.”

Also on the main card Priscilla Hertati Lumban Gaol came out victorious by a unanimous decision form her atomweight bout against Angelie Sabanal. The complete fight results from ONE Warrior’s Dream can be found below.

ONE Warrior’s Dream results

Zebaztian Kadestam def. Tyler McGuire via KO (R5 at 4:32)
Nieky Holzken def. Cosmo Alexandre via KO (R2 at 2:59)
Priscilla Hertati Lumban Gaol def. Angelie Sabanal via unanimous decision
Hayato Suzuki def. Pongsiri Mitsatit via submission (RNC, R1 at 2:09)
Lerdsila Phuket Top Team def. Sok Thy via unanimous decision
Anthony Engelen def. Jimmy Yabo via Submission (RNC, R1 at 2:35)
Elipitua Siregar def. Muhammad Imran via submission (RNC, R2 at 2:10)
Egi Rozten def. Eddey Kalai via KO (R1 at 3:15)
Dae Hwan Kim def. Zhao Zhi Kang via unanimous decision
Tatsumitsu Wada def. Eugene Toquero via submission (RNC, R1 at 0:52)
Adrian Mattheis def. Aziz Calim via submission (Guillotine choke, R2 at 0:57)
Brown Pinas def. Yohann Fairtex Drai via KO (R2 at 0:52)
Bruno Pucci def. Xie Chao via submission (Guillotine choke, R1 at 0:56)
Dwi Ani Retno Wulan def. Putri Padmi via unanimous decision