Phoe Thaw, Chatri Sityodtong, Yoon Chang Min (©ONE Championship)
Phoe Thaw, Chatri Sityodtong, Yoon Chang Min (©ONE Championship)

Myanmar and South Korea were among the countries represented at “ONE: Century 世紀” in Tokyo, Japan. The combat sports event had two parts with 11 bouts each.

Featuring mixed martial arts, Muay Thai and kickboxing matches, “ONE: Century 世紀” took place at the Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo on October 12, 2019. In the second bout of the first part, Phoe “Bushido” Thaw, 34, of Yangon, Myanmar and “The Big Heart” Yoon Chang Min, 25, of Busan, South Korea competed in an MMA bout in the featherweight division.

“ONE: Century 世紀” was the second ONE Championship event held in Japan. It marked the martial arts organization’s 100th live event.

As part of the ONE Martial Arts Fan Fest, ONE Championship held an open workout at the Bellesalle Shibuya Garden in Tokyo featuring select “ONE: Century 世紀” athletes on October 6, 2019. The official press conference and face-offs took place at the Park Hyatt in Tokyo on October 10, 2019.

Including Myanmar and South Korea, a total of 18 countries were represented in the two parts of “ONE: Century 世紀.” The others were Algeria, Belarus, Brazil, China, France, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey and the United States.

Phoe was one of the two fighters who represented Myanmar. Kwon was one of the three representatives of South Korea.

Blue Corner

  • Name: Yoon Chang Min
  • Fight Name: “The Big Heart”
  • Age: 25
  • Hometown: Busan, South Korea
  • Height: 173cm
  • Gym: Team MAD

Red Corner

  • Name: Phoe Thaw
  • Fight Name: “Bushido”
  • Age: 34
  • Hometown: Yangon, Myanmar
  • Height: 180cm
  • Gym: Team PT, Fight for Good

Fight Result

  • Sport: MMA
  • Division: Featherweight
  • Referee: Yoshinori Umeki
  • Winner: “The Big Heart” Yoon Chang Min
  • Method: Submission via Rear-Naked Choke
  • Time and Round: 3:17 of Round 1

Photos

https://www.facebook.com/topsportsasia/photos/a.2501595723421357/2501598400087756/?type=3&theater

 

Records after “ONE: Century 世紀”

Fighter

Professional MMA record

ONE Championship record

Phoe “Bushido” Thaw 8 wins, 2 losses 8 wins, 2 losses
“The Big Heart” Yoon Chang Min 3 wins, 1 loss 3 wins, 0 loss

 

Check the complete results of “ONE: Century 世紀” Part 1 on Conan Daily. Watch the highlights here:

https://www.facebook.com/topsportsasia/videos/491739861381241/

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