The counterstriking of Christian Lee leads him to a first-round stoppage over Timofey Nastyukhin.
Christian Lee has confirmed as soon as once more why he is without doubt one of the faces of ONE Championship, not needing lengthy to soundly defeat Timofey Nastyukhin and retain the ONE light-weight championship in the principle occasion of ONE on TNT 2.
Christian Lee stops Timofey Nastyukhin in simply over a minute to retain ONE light-weight championship
Lee tried a takedown within the opening seconds of the combat, however Nastyukhin prevented it pretty properly. Nastyukin tried to strain Lee and consistently got here ahead, attempting to again Lee as much as the cage.
However Lee ended issues in a fast trend by throwing a left to catch Nastyukhin coming in, adopted by a proper and a number of other follow-up photographs. Nastyukhin wasn’t capable of climate the storm and the referee was pressured to step in and wave off the competition.
That is Lee’s second profitable protection of the ONE light-weight title, which he received from Shinya Aoki at ONE: Enter the Dragon in Could 2019. Lee retained towards Iuri Lapicus in October at ONE: Contained in the Matrix.