Thai fighter with a Bangkok crowd backing her Fairtex She believes that this is another step in her journey as combat sport pioneer. French Algerian Meksen Will be looking to In the historic match, she confirmed her legendary kickboxing standing.
Find out more FairtexIt is close, but it is not easy. to It has been a whole year since the beginning. ONE Chairman and Chatri Sityodtong CEO, of her willingness to Demetrius Johnson has shown you how to fight the mixed rules. and Rodtang will be fighting in the new format, for the first-time.
This was March of last year. and Now is the right time to Write a new piece history herself.
“The day I fought with Angela Lee was the same day Rodtang fought with Demetrious. Chatri [Sityodtong, ONE Chairman and CEO]The came to Talk to me and I said that I was ready. to Take part in this special fight. The result was what I hoped for. For me this is a brand new challenge. and It will propel me to The sky is the limit
“It will be a great opportunity to write a new page in my history book, to create my own legacy.”
To do so in Thailand, at Bangkok’s Impact Arena – is even more special to The former ONE Super Series Atomweight Kickboxing and Muay Thai World Champion and current World Grand Prix Champion – but comes with its own unique set of pressures.
Includes two rounds Muay Thai and There are two rounds of MMA that alternate. Fairtex She believes that she is the winner. If the fight is a draw, then she will likely be the clear favorite. to Kickboxing on the ground and Titles of Muay Thai to her name her stand-up credentials should not be underestimated – even against the super-talented Meksen.
“ It is a great challenge for me to see if I could take her down or submit her. Moreover, this event will happen in Thailand,” Fairtex. “I feel really pressured, but also very happy at It was all at the same time. I’m happy because I will fight in front of my family, teammates, and Thai fans. On the other hand, it’s a pressure on my shoulders because I have to Fighting with an extremely strong opponent is a good idea.
“But I feel like this pressure is positive for me, because it makes me eager to win.”
Meksen, on the other hand, is expecting a short night’s work.
““My goal is to finish her, 100 percent,” “She said. It doesn’t matter during which round, but a first-round [finish] It would be great. That’s my aim. to You can finish her in round 1. [Fans can expect] a quick fight.”
Her efforts have also been instrumental in leading up to this event. to Questioning the fighter Fairtex’s career credentials – suggesting they do not stack up against her own accomplishments. She had an impressive reputation prior to her arrival in ONE, Meksen Now, he has added three more consecutive wins to his record and Is not ready to Let that record fall.
““Before [Stamp] Enter ONE Championship, I’m sorry to You could say that she was everything, but it wasn’t true. She had no title, no fame, and When she first entered ONE, ONE Built her, made her a career.
“It’s not the same for me. I took everybody out [who was in] my way. I did not choose opponents, nothing. So we will see if she’s the bigger star.”
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