Mohammed Bin Mahmoud Electrifies KL With First-Round Knockout

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The fans in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia were on their feet for the final prelim of ONE: DESTINY OF CHAMPIONS as Mohammed “Jordan Boy” Bin Mahmoud scored a stunning first-round knockout.

He thrilled his countrymen by defeating Stergos “Greek Dynamite” Mikkios in their ONE Super Series bantamweight Muay Thai bout at the Axiata Arena on Friday, 7 December.

Malaysian Muay Thai superstar Mohammed Bin Mahmoud brings the house down with a sensational knockout of Stergos Mikkios at 2:20 of Round 1!

Malaysian Muay Thai superstar Mohammed Bin Mahmoud brings the house down with a sensational knockout of Stergos Mikkios at 2:20 of Round 1!Watch the full event LIVE & FREE on the ONE Super App ???? | TV: Check local listings for global broadcast.

Posted by ONE Championship on Friday, December 7, 2018

The contest came alive in the first 10 seconds as Mikkios exploded forward with a leg kick, but Mohammed — a MuayFight Featherweight Champion — soon started firing back with his own low strikes.

As the 28-year-old Greek warrior continued to push forward and put weight on his front foot, he was forced to take hard shots for his trouble.

A wild punching exchange took the athletes into the clinch at the end of the first minute, and when they were separated by referee Atsushi Onari, the pace briefly slowed down.

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It was not long before the bout burst into life once again, as Mikkios flew forward with a superman punch and entered the clinch.

However, he was caught with his left hand down and was floored by a right elbow.

Somehow, he rose to his feet to beat the count, but he was on wobbly legs, and the 22-year-old Malaysian smelled a stoppage.

Mohammed connected with a hard right hand, which staggered his opponent, and then finished the job with another straight right.

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“Jordan Boy” wheeled away in celebration and dropped to his knees for an emotional celebration with his team. The finish was called with 2:20 gone in the opening period.

“I’m so happy to fight here. This is for you guys,” he told the fans. “[I thought he was finished] because I’ve got a good elbow, but I’ve got a good punch.”

With the stunning knockout victory, Mohammed improves his Muay Thai record to 31-2-1

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