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Watch the mega-fight between Rodtang and Superlek, which is one of the best Muay Thai bouts that ONE Championship has to offer in 2023.


The year 2023 has been a year of non-stop and full-packed Muay Thai action for ONE Championship. This is due to the fact that the organization has booked several dream matches, which has resulted in the promotion providing fans from all over the world with everything they could possibly want.

A look back at the five Muay Thai fights that offered the greatest excitement and spectacle was taken by the largest martial arts organization in the world as the calendar turned over into a new year.

The promotion uploaded the film that was one hour long to YouTube and provided the following description at the time:

“Sit back, relax, and enjoy the craziest Muay Thai firefights of 2023, featuring the historic super-fight between ONE Flyweight Muay Thai World Champion Rodtang and ONE Flyweight Kickboxing World Champion Superlek, the explosive five-round showdown between ONE Featherweight Muay Thai World Champion Tawanchai and former ONE Featherweight Kickboxing World Champion Superbon, AND MORE!“
Watch the video in its entirety down below:

The 140-pound catchweight super fight between ONE flyweight Muay Thai world champion Rodtang Jitmuangnon and ONE flyweight kickboxing world champion Superlek Kiatmoo9 is the highlight of this incredible lineup of Muay Thai bouts, which will take place in September 2023 at ONE Friday Fights 34.

“The Kicking Machine” emerged victorious and defeated “The Iron” by way of a unanimous decision, so delivering “The Iron” his very first defeat in the history of Muay Thai ONE Championship. The fight between Tawanchai PK Saenchai and Superbon Singha Mawynn for the ONE featherweight Muay Thai world title also took place at the end of the calendar year 2023. This was not the only epic showdown that took place in 2023.

The outcome of the fight, which was a close majority decision and featured a back-and-forth battle that lasted for five rounds, allowed Tawanchai to keep his golden belt at the weight classes of 26 pounds. The judges were satisfied that the Thai phenom, who is 24 years old, had won the fight because his significant strikes were more obvious.

The remaining three fights on the list are as follows: the featherweight match between Jo Nattawut and Luke Lessei, which will take place in December 2023 at ONE Fight Night 17, the ONE atomweight Muay Thai world title unification bout between Allycia Hellen Rodrigues and Janet Todd, which will take place in March 2023 at ONE Fight Night 8, and the 140-pound catchweight contest between Seksan and Tyson Harrision.

Superlek Kiatmoo9 opens 2024 with defense of his ONE flyweight kickboxing world title

Superlek will be the main attraction on the opening card of ONE Championship in 2024. This comes after he won all five of his fights in 2023, culminating in a historic victory over Rodtang.

The main event of ONE Fight Night 18 will take place on January 12 at the illustrious Lumpinee Boxing Stadium in Bangkok, Thailand. He will be looking forward to the challenge that Elias Mahmoudi, the fifth-ranked contender in his division, will present to him.

At ONE Fight Night 6, which took place in January 2023, Superlek defeated Daniel Puertas to capture the vacant world championship. This will be Superlek’s second subsequent defense of his world title. Earlier, in March 2023, at ONE Fight Night 8, he successfully defended himself against the challenge raised by Danial Williams.

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