COVID-19 is reportedly the foundation of a compelled change to ONE Championship’s schedule, because the pre-taped ONE: Full Blast will now air on Might 28 as a substitute of the deliberate reside ONE: Empower broadcast
ONE Championship was set to current a particular reside broadcast of a historic occasion of their historical past, ONE: Empower, on Might 28. It was set to be the first-ever all-female ONE Championship card, that includes a flyweight title battle and the beginning of the ONE Girls’s Atomweight World Grand Prix.
Sadly, a change of plans has been compelled and we’ll have to attend slightly longer for ONE: Empower. As an alternative, a pre-taped occasion referred to as ONE: Full Blast, initially scheduled for June 11, will now air in Empower’s place.
In a Might 21 announcement of the change, ONE Championship attributed the delay of ONE: Empowered to the rising issues relating to the COVID-19 state of affairs in Singapore.
Singapore has reportedly seen a important rise in COVID instances as of late.
A brand new date for ONE: Empowered shall be introduced sooner or later.
ONE: Full Blast to air rather than postponed ONE: Empowered on account of COVID-19 state of affairs in Singapore
ONE: Full Blast will characteristic 5 contests throughout a wide range of martial arts, that includes a Muay Thai bout in the principle occasion that places Saemapetch Fairtex in opposition to Kulabdam Sor. Jor. Piek Uthai.
Fairtex comes into this bout off back-to-back wins over Pongsiri P.Okay.Saenchaimuaythaigym and Rodlek P.Okay. Saenchaimuaythaigym, the latter coming at ONE: No Give up 2.
Kulabdam will enter this contest coming off a December win over Shadow Suanaharnpeekmai by way of KO. His final ONE look noticed him drop a unanimous choice to Rodlek at ONE: A New Breed.
Right here’s the complete ONE: Full Blast card:
- Saemapetch Fairtex vs. Kulabdam Sor. Jor. Piek Uthai – Muay Thai bout
- Kantharaj Agasa vs. Xie Wei
- Santino Verbeek vs. Miles Simson – Kickboxing bout
- Ahmed Faress vs. Edward Kelly
- Anthony Do vs. Liang Hui