Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Joshua Pacio to face undefeated 16-0 Hayato Suzuki in ONE: Kings & Conquerors

Filipino MMA Fighter Joshua Pacio is set to face the undefeated Japanese Hayato Suzuki on August 5, 2017 in ONE Championship.

Josua Pacio is only 21 years old and has a potential to be a world champion someday. Pacio has a record of 9 wins with only 1 defeat. Most of his wins are by way of submission.

The Kid from La Trinidad, Benguet, Philippines is currently managed by the famous team Lakay.

In his early professional career, Josua Pacio already had a world title shot. In that fight, Pacio was very impressive in the 1st and 2nd round but unfortunately, he was caught by the Japanese in the third round where he was submitted via rear naked choke.

Pacio, however, came back in his last fight and won via Split decision against the former ONE minimum world champion Dejdamrong Sor Amnuaysirichoke.

On the other hand, Hatayo Suzuki is a 30 years old professional MMA fighter with an unblemished record of 16 wins.

Suzuki will fight for the first time in ONE Championship, he came from other MMA promotions including Gracha, Deep, Vale Tudo and more.

Suzuki has a 31% winning rate by KO's and decisions and has 38% winning rate by submissions.

Pacio vs Suzuki is included in the undercard of Bibiano Fernadez and Andrew Leone ONE Bantamweight Championship.