Saturday, June 25, 2016

Narantungalag vs Kelly Headlines in ONE Championship

Filipino MMA fighter Eric Kelly will face the former ONE Featherweight Champion Jadamba Narantungalag. The fight will be held at HEFEI OLYMPIC SPORTS CENTRE, CHINA, CHINA on July 2nd , 2016.

Eric Kelly has a record consisting of 12 wins including 2 defeats, he is one of the best fighters in the Philippines. The 34 years old won 9 wins by submission.

Prior to win the belt, Kelly battled EV Ting for the title eliminator but he was defeated via Submission (Guillotine Choke) in round 3, that was in January 2016. Ev Ting looks very sharp and Kelly didn't win any round.

Kelly only 2 losses comes from his last fight against EV Ting and against Honorio Banario of Team Lakay in 2013.

On the Other hand, the Mongolian MMA Fighter Narantungalag is a former ONE Featherweight champion. He got his belt when he defeated Koji Oishi of Japan in 2014. The 40 years old fighter won the fight via Unanimous Decision.

After that in 2015 Narantungalag met his first tough Russian challenger Marat Gafurov, It was one hell of the fight, the Mongolian striking skills showed in the fight and he was also escaped some submission by the challenger, but the Russian still prevail in the 4th round after he got the champion via Submission (rear naked choke). It the was the 4th lost of Narantungalag.

Last May 2016 the Mongolian fought Kotetsu Boku of Japan and win the fight via Submission (von flue choke).