Don Sulaimen and Jihin 'Shadow Cat' ended 2018 spectacularly when they defeated their opponents in five heart-stomping rounds, and earned the Iskandar Puteri Mayor Belt and EduCity Belt respectively. Don wrestled Amirul 'Abe Long', and Jihin met her SUKMA opponent, Syamira 'Chitty Chang'.
The combat sports action event was held on 29 December 2018 at EduCity Sports Complex. 16 professionals took the ring and displayed superb moves that captivated the audience - Umar 'The Osman's', Khairul 'Baby Shark', Darius 'Big D' Azaden, 'The Jeneral' Shareh Nasrullah, Sonia 'Black Ruby', Aurora Chai, Gpy Ciko 'Mountain Wolf', Andrea Seah 'Vanda Boxing', Nidal 'King Joker', Alexandra Pini, Mok Judo and Angah climbed into the ring and gave their all to the fights.
The Mayor of Iskandar Puteri, YB Dato' Haji Adib Azahari Bin Daud put the belt on Don and IIB's Senior Vice President, Aidah Bt Abd Rahman wrapped the much-envied belt around Jihin after her victorious rounds. The event was also witnessed by Johor Tourism's Noralan Bt Hj Abd Rahman and an energetic crowd of about 1,000 enthusiasts that showed up throughout the day. Earlier, over 60 amateurs displayed courageous fights and earned their medals in the combat league.
*Photos courtesy of Boxxtomoi.asia
Umar 'The Osman's' defeated Khairul 'Baby Shark' (3-0)
(unanimous decision) (51kg men category)
Darius Big D Azaden defeated 'The Jeneral' Shareh Nasrullah (3-0) (unanimous decision) (72kg men)
Sonia 'Black Ruby' defeated Aurora Chai (3-0)
(unanimous decision) (50kg ladies)
Don 'The Magnificient' Sulaimen defeated Amirul 'Abe Long' (3-0)(unanimous decision) (63.5kg men) (Iskandar Puteri Mayor Belt)
Gpy 'Ciko Mountain Wolf' defeated Andre Seah 'Vanda Boxing' (2-1) (split decision) (68kg men)
Nidal 'King Joker' defeated Alexandre Pini (3-0) (unanimous decision) (73kg men)
'Mok Judo' defeated 'Angah' (3-0)
(unanimous decision) (85kg men)
Jihin Shadow Cat defeated Syamira 'Chitty Chang' (3-0)
(unanimous decision) (54kg ladies) (EduCity Belt)