While most of the MMA world is fixated on what’s going to go down tonight at UFC 156, many forgot “ONE FC 7: Return of Warriors” took place earlier this morning in Malaysia.
Honorio Banario posted a TKO victory over Eric Kelly to become the promotion’s inaugural featherweight champion in the show’s featured contest.
Putra Indoor Arena in Kuala Lumpur served as host.
ONE FC offered the even via online pay-per-view
Here are the official results from the fights:
Jake Butler Defeated Antoni Romulo via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 2:46
Saiful Merican Defeated Gianni Subba via submission (armbar) at 4:08 in the 2ndRound
Jian Kai Chee Defeated A.J. Lias Mansor via unanimous decision
Melvin Yeoh Defeated Raymond Tiew via submission (triangle choke) at 3:29 in the 2ndRound
Thanh Vu Defeated Ryan Diaz via TKO (punches) at 1:03 in the 1stRound
Adam Kayoom Defeated Zuli Silawanto via submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:41 in the 1stRound
Peter Davis Defeated Leo Krishna via TKO (doctor’s stoppage due to cut) at 2:01 in the 1stRound
Lowen Tynanes Defeated Vuyisile Colossa via submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:37 in the 3rdRound
Shinichi Kojima Defeated Rey Docyogen via submission (guillotine choke) -at 4:47 in the 2ndRound
Honorio Banario Defeated Eric Kelly via TKO at 1:01 in the 4thRound (Banario wins inaugural featherweight title)