ONE: Big Bang II Predictions – Naito, Holzken Win Big

ONE: Big Bang II is nearly here! On December 11th, at the Singapore Indoor Stadium, ONE Championship is wrapping up their Big Bang series with a card that is sure to entertain. The card will start at 8:30 p.m. in Singapore, which is 7:30 a.m. Eastern Time in the US. This card is a pre-recorded event but is being shown for the first time. Catch it on the ONE Super App or visit the ONE website for details on specific markets.


This card is headlined by a flyweight Muay Thai scrap between Taiki Naito and Jonathan Haggerty. These are two very good Muay Thai fighters with a lot of experience under their belt. The co-main event will see a lightweight kickboxing scrap go down between Nieky Holzken and Elliot Compton. This fight could decide who fights next for the ONE Lightweight Kickboxing Title.

Last week I went 5-2 on my ONE: Big Bang predictions. How will I do this week?

ONE: Big Bang II Predictions

Flyweight – Muay Thai
Taiki Naito vs Jonathan Haggerty
Taiki Naito
Lightweight – Kickboxing
Nieky Holzken vs Elliot Compton
Nieky Holzken
Featherweight – MMA
Tetsuya Yamada vs Jae Woong Kim
Jae Woong Kim
Heavyweight – Kickboxing
Errol Zimmerman vs Rade Opacic
Errol Zimmerman
Welterweight – MMA
Agilan Thani vs Tyler McGuire
Tyler McGuire
Bantamweight – MMA
Ali Motamed vs Rui Chen
Rui Chen
2020 ONE Championship Record: 5-2

Bonus Predictions

As always, these bonus predictions are purely for fun. Now let’s get crazy!

  • Taiki Naito wins by KO in round two.
  • Nieky Holzken wins by unanimous decision.
  • Jae Woong Kim wins by TKO in round three.
  • Errol Zimmerman wins by TKO within 90 seconds of the opening bell.
  • Tyler McGuire wins by armbar in round one.
  • Rui Chen wins by unanimous decision.

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ONE: Big Bang Results

ONE Championship kicked December off with a Big Bang on Friday, December 4th. The card had lost its main event fight, Roman Kyrklia vs Murat Aygun, just days before the event. Nevertheless, this card was full of action from beginning to end.


Rita Phogut kicked the night off with a beautiful performance to set the tone. Bokang Masunyane earned a thundering first found KO over Rene Catalan. Garry Tonon was very impressive in his win over Koyomi Matsushima. And Marat Grigorian was able to add yet another huge KO win to his resume. Let’s take a look at the full results.



Marat Grigorian vs Ivan Kondratev
Result: Marat Grigorian defeats Ivan Kondratev by KO (1:52 Round 2).

Koyomi Matsushima vs Garry Tonon
Result: Garry Tonon defeats Koyomi Matsushima by unanimous decision.

Anderson Silva vs Murat Aygun
Result: Murat Aygun defeats Anderson Silva by unanimous decision.

Andy Souwer vs Zhang Chunyu
Result: Andy Souwer defeats Zhang Chunyu by unanimous decision.

Bokang Masunyane vs Rene Catalan
Result: Bokang Masunyane defeats Rene Catalan by KO (0:37 Round 1).

Bi Nguyen vs Jihin Radzuan
Result: Jihin Radzuan defeats Bi Nguyen by unanimous decision.

Ritu Phogat vs Jomary Torres
Result: Ritu Phogat defeated Jomary Torres by TKO (3:55 Round 1).

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What’s Next For ONE Championship?

The next ONE event will be ONE: Big Bang II, which will be shown on December 11th. This card will feature two highly-anticpated match-ups. The main event will be a Muay Thai flyweight showdown between Taiki Naito and Jonathan Haggerty. The co-main will be a lightweight kickboxing scrap between Nieki Holzken and Elliot Compton.

ONE Championship: Big Bang Preview

ONE Championship will be kicking off three straight weekends of events with a Big Bang on Friday, December 4th. This card features some very exciting fights, including a showdown for ONE’s Light Heavyweight Kickboxing Championship. In addition to that, One: Big Bang will also see an MMA featherweight fight that could decide the next title challenger. Without further ado, let’s take a look at what’s in store for ONE: Big Bang.


Main Card (8:30 p.m. SGT | 7:30 a.m. ET)

Roman Kryklia vs Murat Aygun – Light Heavyweight Kickboxing Championship fight Fight Postponed due to one of Kyrklia’s coaches testing positive.

Marat Grigorian vs Ivan Kondratev – Kickboxing featherweight fight

Koyomi Matsushima vs Garry Tonon – MMA featherweight fight

Anderson Silva vs Murat Aygun – Kickboxing light heavyweight fight

Andy Souwer vs Zhang Chunyu – Kickboxing featherweight fight

Bokang Masunyane vs Rene Catalan – MMA strawweight fight

Bi Nguyen vs Jihin Radzuan – MMA atomweight fight

Ritu Phogat vs Jomary Torres – MMA atomweight fight


Bonus Fight?

Amir Aliakbari vs ???

ONE is attempting to replace Amir Aliakbari’s opponent after Islam Abasov withdrew from the fight. If they are able to find a replacement opponent, ONE fans will be able to enjoy some heavyweight MMA action.


How To Watch ONE: Big Bang

The event starts at 8:30 p.m. Singapore time and will be available to stream all over the world. The entire event will be streamed on the ONE Super App. For more specific details on how to watch in select markets, check out this link!

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