At ONE Battle Night 6: Superbon vs. Allazov, Thai megastar Stamp Fairtex made a victorious go back to her residence country as well as got a US$50,000 effectiveness incentive for her split-decision triumph over Anna “Supergirl” Jaroonsak.
Whereas she’s happy together with her triumph, Stamp never expected to encounter her 19-year-old compatriot in a strawweight kickboxing spell on the Impact Location in Bangkok, Thailand, on January 13.
As an alternative, the previous two-sport ONE Globe Champ was intending to sq. off with pound-for-pound kickboxing great Anissa Meksen in a combined standards super-fight, a fight whereby the rounds would certainly alternative in between Muay Thai as well as Mixed Martial Arts.
Nevertheless when “C18” really did not report for weigh-ins as well as “Supergirl’s” special challenger missed out on weight, ONE Champion policemans clambered to position jointly the new fight on merely 24 hr’ uncover.
Every one of the abrupt, Stamp found herself within the Circle against a dangerous challenger with essential optimal, weight, as well as obtain advantages in a sporting activity she hadn’t prepared to contend in.
After the fight, the 25-year-old talked worrying the ands also as well as minuses of approving the short-notice trouble.
“It’s each a reward as well as furthermore a challenge. In my history in Muay Thai, I recognize exactly how to punch as well as furthermore toss a kick, yet in addition in kickboxing, I can not utilize joints or knees. It’s a reward for me as an outcome of she is taller than me as well as she or he can not utilize knees or joints in resistance to me, so it create of [works] 2 approaches.”
The fight ended up being a back-and-forth problem from start to finish, bringing fans had in the Impact Location to their feet various circumstances.
Throughout the spell, Stamp verified a courageous desire to connect together with her larger, heavier-hitting challenger.
According to the Thai celebrity, that battling technique was everything about having delightful as well as putting on an existing.
“Certain, it was tons of pressure for me as an outcome of I [had] simply a couple of downsides using the [height] as well as furthermore with the concern course. I [thought] to myself that I [would] merely do that as well as I [would] merely have delightful. As Well As [it would] resemble recreation. Shedding or successful, it [didn’t] issue.”
Mark Fairtex Teases Go Back To The Placing Arts
After beating Anna Jaroonsak, Stamp Fairtex currently shows up keyed for a shot on the ONE Ladies’s Atomweight Kickboxing Globe Title – a belt she ahead of time held.
Before ONE Battle Night 6, the Fairtex Gym expert was arranged to contravene Meksen for the acting crown, a news made merely days earlier than their mixed standards super-fight was envisioned to drop.
Nonetheless, with the French-Algerian demonstrator not presenting as long as weigh-ins, Stamp is less than enthusiastic concerning scheduling that fight moving in advance.
“I’m not in fact attempting in advance to stop with Anissa as an outcome of I consider this less than professional. I invested tons of time looking for a brand-new challenger on this celebration. So, I don’t in fact expect that again.”
Due To The Fact That the ONE Ladies’s Atomweight Globe Grand Prix Champ, the Thai citizen might uncover herself in a high-stakes mixed fighting styles spell, most likely against ruling atomweight queen Angela Lee.
Nonetheless, provided the awful death of Lee’s 18-year-old sis, Victoria, Stamp discussed she prepares to concentrate her initiatives on recording gold within the placing arts to offer the Lee home time to regret.