ONE Grit & Glory Highlights: Leandro Ataides Pummels His Way to a Title Shot
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Yoshitaka Naito earned a split-decision nod to regain his ONE strawweight championship at ONE: Grit and Glory on Saturday in Jakarta, but it was Leandro Ataides that stole the show.
Naito lost the belt to Alex Silva at ONE: Warriors of the World in December. It was the first, and thus far only, blemish on his record. But he avenged the loss and returned the belt to his waist by stifling Silva’s every move in their rematch.
While Stefer Rahardian scored an impressive rear-naked choke victory in the co-main event, Leandro Ataides delivered a diet of punishing punches to Vitaly Bigdash to steal the show and earn a shot at the ONE Championship middleweight title.
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ONE: GRIT AND GLORY Full Results
- ONE Strawweight World Championship bout: Yoshitaka Naito defeats Alex Silva by Split Decision (SD) after 5 rounds
- Strawweight bout: Stefer Rahardian defeats Himanshu Kaushik by Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 2:25 minutes of round 1
- Middleweight bout: Leandro Ataides defeats Vitaly Bigdash by TKO (Strikes) at 2:41 minutes of round 3
- ONE Super Series Kickboxing catchweight bout (95kg): Sergej Maslobojev defeats Antonio Plazibat by Unanimous Decision (UD) after 3 rounds
- Women’s atomweight bout: Priscilla Hertati Lumban Gaol defeats Rome Trinidad by Submission (Guillotine) at 2:27 minutes of round 1
- Featherweight bout: Sor Sey defeats Victorio Senduk by Unanimous Decision (UD) after 3 rounds
- Catchweight bout (72.0kg): Tetsuya Yamada defeats Eric Kelly by Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 3:00 minutes of round 1
- ONE Super Series Muay Thai bantamweight bout: Ognjen Topic defeats Stergos Mikkios by Unanimous Decision (UD) after 3 rounds
- Bantamweight bout: Radeem Rahman defeats Tang De Pan by Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 1:19 minutes of round 1
- Flyweight bout: Elipitua Siregar defeats Dodi Mardian by Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 3:59 minutes of round 1
- Strawweight bout: Riski Umar defeats Doan Birawa by Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 1:22 minutes of round 2