The undefeated former M-1 Global Fw champion Marat Gafurov entered this fight with a perfect mma record of 12-0-0 (75% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.27 featherweight in the world. He has fought twice in 2015 defeating Ev Ting and Martin Nguyen (bout valid for the interim One Fw title, Gafurov vs Nguyen).
His opponent, the black belt in judo and karate Jadambaa Narantungalag, has an official record of 10-3-0 (50% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.35 in the same weight class. He lost to Koji Ando in 2013 but then he came back to win beating Honorio Banario and Koji Oishi (fight valid for the One Fw belt). Gafurov vs Narantungalag, main event of “One Championship: Dynasty of Champions”, is valid for the unification of the ONE featherweight title; they also faced each other a second time on November 11, 2016 (=Marat Gafurov vs Jadambaa Narantungalag 2). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: One Championship: Dynasty of Champions
Where: Olympic Sports Center Gymnasium, Beijing, China
Division: featherweight (145 lbs, 66 kg)
Title: ONE Featherweight Championship
Gafurov’s previous fight: Marat Gafurov vs Martin Nguyen
Gafurov’s next fight: Marat Gafurov vs Kazunori Yokota