Ben Askren wins by submission in One FC debut
Several months removed from his release from Bellator (while holding the welterweight championship), Ben Askren was successful in his first fight away from the organization.
The accomplished welterweight fighter and decorated wrestler submitted Bakhtiyar Abbasov via arm-triangle submission in the very first round earlier today in Singapore.
Full One FC 16 results below:
MAIN CARD (Online pay-per-view)
Ben Askren def. Bakhtiyar Abbasov via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 1, 4:21
Vincent Latoel def. Eddie Ng via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 3:16
Jadambaa Narantungalag def. Honorio Banario via unanimous decision
Caros Fodor def. Willy Ni via submission (kimura) – Round 1, 3:29
Major Overall def. Bruno Pucci via KO (soccer kick) – Round 1, 2:52
Chi Lewis Parry vs. Alain Ngalani ends in a no-contest (accidental low blow)
Radeem Rahman def. Raymond Tan via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 2:46
Nik Harris def. Brad Robinson via split decision
Casey Suire def. Stephen Langdown via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 1:41