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Superbon Defeats Giorgio Petrosyan With Head Kick Knockout

Superbon Head Kick Knockout on Petrosyan - ONE Championship

Friday, October 15Superbon etched his name in history today at ONE: FIRST STRIKE.

The Thai superstar shocked the Kickboxing world when he landed an inch-perfect head kick which knocked Giorgio Petrosyan out cold in the second round of their main event bout.

The first ever all-Kickboxing card at ONE Championship was a huge success, as the Featherweight Grand Prix tournament left fans in shock and awe.

The main event bout between Giorgio Petrosyan and Superbon also lived up to expectations.

After a back and forth opening round, Superbon came out in the second looking to land the head kick.

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As they disengaged from a punch exchange, Petrosyan stepped out of the pocket and dropped his left hand as Superbon‘s kick came over the top and landed flush.

Petrosyan‘s legs stiffened before he hit the ground and he remained out cold as Superbon celebrated the monumental victory around the ONE circle.

This would be Petrosyan‘s third ever defeat in his 100+ fight career.

What’s next for Superbon?

The Featherweight Grand Prix tournament provided shocks and spills at ONE: FIRST STRIKE earlier today.

Davit Kiria, many people’s outsider of the tournament, looked sensational as he dropped Enriko Kehl numerous times in the first round to take a TKO victory.

Samy Sana was also blitzed in the first round with a powerful head kick followed by a crushing body shot by Chingiz Allazov.

The ‘Killer Kid’ Sitthichai out-pointed Tayfun Ozcan in the third quarter-final of the night.

And finally, former GLORY Kickboxing champion, Marat Grigorian, stopped kickboxing legend Andy Souwer in the second round.

All four winners move onto the semi-final of the Grand Prix, with the eventual winner becoming the next to face the newly crowned Featherweight Kickboxing champion, Superbon.

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