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Video – John Lineker lands massive KO over Troy Worthen at ONE on TNT 3 | FightBook MMA
April 22, 2021
Touchdown within the promotion again in October of 2019 — Lineker has made waves from the onset, scoring a pair of wins over Muin Gafurov, and a knockout stoppage over former ONE Championship bantamweight champion, Kevin Belingon.
It’s now three straight successes beneath the ONE Championship for Lineker, who primes himself for a shot on the bantamweight championship.
Following the win, Lineker referred to as for a title pairing in opposition to reigning champion, Bibiano Fernandes.
“I got here right here to be a champion,” Lineker stated. “I would like Bibiano (Fernandes) to point out that I’m higher than him and that I’m the most effective on the planet.“
Additionally stamping his title aspirations, Yuya Wakamatsu scored a unanimous resolution victory over Australia’s Reece McLaren. With the victory, Wakamatsu prolonged his successful spree to 4 fights following his March 2019 knockout loss to latest title chaser, former UFC flyweight finest, Demetrious Johnson.
On the preliminary card, Okay Roon Yae earned his finish of month showdown with fellow contender, former UFC and Bellator light-weight finest, Eddie Alvarez with a unanimous judging win of his personal over Marat Gafurov. Roon Yae will meet with Alvarez at ONE on TNT 4 — with the victor making inroads to defending champion, Christian Lee’s throne.
Opening the occasion, a Muay Thai showdown between veteran placing artists, John Wayne Parr and Nieky Holzken. With simply over a minute elapsed within the second spherical, Dutch veteran, Holzken landed an enormous left high-kick knocking Parr down in a one-sided win, forcing the referee to name a halt to the motion.
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