The Philippines suffered a pair of blackeyes in ONE Championship’s Subsequent Gen III in Singapore on Friday night time.
Lito Adiwang, Workforce Lakay’s resurgent strawweight, faltered towards the debuting Jarred Brooks by means of arm triangle within the second spherical in the principle occasion at Singapore Indoor Stadium.
The Filipino striker discovered himself groping for management early because the UFC veteran instantly introduced the motion onto the bottom.
Adiwang battled extra of the identical technique within the second spherical, the place his loudmouthed opponent slammed him, paving the best way for the ending choke which additionally snapped the Filipino’s back-to-back victories this 12 months.
“Lito will certainly [bounce back],” Workforce Lakay ringmaster Mark Sangiao wrote after the bout. “To be unsuccessful will not be deadly, [being] incapable of studying is.”
Adiwang dropped to a 13-4 report, which may have an effect on his standing because the fifth-ranked contender in his weight class.
In the meantime, Rene Catalan continues to haven’t any reply to the puzzle that’s former strawweight champion Alex Silva.
Catalan fell to 6-5 slate, plunging him to a three-match slide within the Asian promotion.
Unable to land a mixture, Catalan discovered himself down on the mat the place he was rendered inutile by Silva, who laced a slick arm bar that will end the struggle in slightly below 4 minutes within the first spherical. Silva thus prolonged his mastery of the Catalan household.
Silva had additionally crushed Catalan by way of arm bar within the first spherical of their 2013 encounter. The Brazilian additionally scored first-round victories over Catalan brothers Ruel (by way of knee bar in 2015) and Robin (by way of arm triangle in 2016).
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