ONE Championship introduces a new kickboxing league
By Shantanu Srivastav | February 13, 2018
ONE Championship has announced the launch of its professional kickboxing league which will showcase Muay Thai, Kickboxing, Karate, Tae Kwon Do, Kung Fu, Wushu, Sanda, Silat and Lethwei.
ONE Championship Kickboxing will launch in Manila, Philippines at ONE: Heroes of Honour on 20 April at the Mall of Asia Arena. It will feature Muay Thai world champions Petchboonchu FA Group, Nong-O Gaiyanghadao, Yodsaenklai Fairtex, Sam-A Gaiyanghadao, Singtongnoi Por Telakun, Dejdamrong Sor Amnuaysirichoke, Sagetdao Petpayathai, Kwankhao Mor. Rattanabandit, Yodcherry Sityodtong, Giorgio Petrosyan, Fabio Pinca, Alain Ngalani, Regian Ersel and Sergej Maslobojev.
Chatri Sityodtong, Chairman and CEO of ONE Championship, stated: “ONE Championship is dedicated to giving fans an authentic martial arts experience. We are proud to announce that the absolute best strikers in the world have chosen to continue their professional careers under the ONE banner.
“Fans will be treated to the most exciting kickboxing matches where the best face the best inside of both our ring and our cage. Some matches will be under standard international kickboxing rules in our ring, and other matches will be under modified hybrid striking rules in our cage. This is a game changer in the world of martial arts, and I am excited to kick things off this April.”