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ONE Championship 48: Yoshitaka Naito Retains His Belt

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Yoshitaka Naito retained his ONE Championship title with a submission win over Joshua Pacio at ONE Championship 48.

The event took place from inside the Thuwunna National Indoor Stadium in Yangon, Myanmar.

Naito improved to 12-0 and remained strawweight champion with the win. He secured a rear-naked choke in the third round.

Other winners were Aung La Sang, Phoe Thaw and Kevin Belingon. Thaw won a one-night featherweight tournament.

Yoshitaka Naito def. Joshua Pacio via submission (rear-naked choke) at 1:13 of Round 3 to remain ONE strawweight champion

Aung La sang def. Michal Pasternak via unanimous decision

Phoe Thaw def. Saw Yan Paing via TKO (strikes) at 3:23 of Round 1

Kevin Belingon def. Muin Gafurov via unanimous decision

Yusup Saadulaev def. Jordan Lucas via submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:28 of Round 1

Bashir Ahmad def. Mahmoud Muhammad via submission (heel hook) at 1:23 of Round 1

Saw Ba Oo def. Kyal Sin Phyo via unanimous decision

Saw Yan Paing def. Ye Yint Aung via unanimous decision

Phoe Thaw def. Kat Pali via TKO (strikes) at :22 of Round 1