In the wake of the most monumental Muay Thai match of the century, which took place between Rodtang and Superlek, ONE Championship is preparing for another tremendous battle between two of the best strikers in “The Art of Eight Limbs.” “The Art of Eight Limbs”
The much-anticipated champion-versus-champion megafight that will take place on December 8 between Tawanchai PK Saenchai and Superbon Singha Mawynn has been given the go-ahead to serve as the main event of ONE Fight Night 16.
This monumental battle between two deadly Thai icons was scheduled to take place at ONE Fight Night 15 earlier this month; however, Superbon was forced to withdraw out after suffering a calf injury in training, and the event had to be postponed.
This dream matchup is obviously much too amazing not to come to fruition, and the company located in Singapore is giving the fans what they want by rebooking this matchup. Clearly, this dream matchup is way too good not to come to fruition.
After fighting under kickboxing rules in his most recent two bouts, Tawanchai will switch over to Muay Thai regulations for his next attempt at defending his ONE featherweight Muay Thai world title.
At ONE Fight Night 13 in August of 2017, the young phenom, who is now 24 years old, completely destroyed Davit Kiria. After that, Tawanchai was challenged by Jo Nattawut, who was filling in for Superbon at ONE Fight Night 15, but he still managed to emerge victorious after a hard-fought unanimous decision.
After losing the ONE featherweight kickboxing strap to Chingiz Allazov in January of last year, Superbon will try to win back the 26 pounds of solid gold that were awarded to him as the champion.
The striking genius, who is 33 years old, got his career back on track with a resounding victory at ONE Fight Night 11 in June of last year. He knocked out the dangerous Tayfun Ozcan with another stunning head kick knockout.
After going 4-1 in ONE’s ultra-stacked featherweight kickboxing ranks, it will be interesting to watch how Superbon adjusts back to Muay Thai. “It will be interesting to see how Superbon transitions back to Muay Thai.”
Fights are decided by styles, and this one has two of the nastiest kickers in the game going head to head. There will undoubtedly be a lot of action.
Don’t miss out on ONE Fight Night 16, which will be broadcast live and for free on US Primetime for those in the United States and Canada who have a subscription to the Amazon Prime Video service.