ONE Championship is prepared for the highlight as soon as extra as their U.S. primetime showcase continues on Wednesday, April 14, with ONE on TNT II.
3 Questions for ONE on TNT II
The primary card will function a monster conflict for the ONE Light-weight World Championship that ought to garner the eye of martial arts followers around the globe. However there are nonetheless questions we’ve got earlier than the bell rings for that title tilt.
Do you wish to get primed for the following version of ONE on TNT? Then let’s kick off the week on the fitting foot.
Listed here are three questions we’ve got for ONE on TNT II.
Can Lee Prolong His Personal File For Finishes?
Christian “The Warrior” Leeat present owns the report for many finishes in ONE Championship historical past with 13. Will he have the ability to push it to 14?
Timofey Nastyukhin is a troublesome Russian with dynamite in his palms. He’s a finisher in his personal proper who will go away all of it on the road for greatness. The assembly of two males at all times searching for the end opens the door for the chance. Neither man plans to coast to a call.
The extraordinary factor about Lee is that he’s solely 22-years-old. “The Warrior” is already a World Champion, already holds information, and remains to be not at his peak. Every time Lee competes, followers see a greater model.
That’s an thrilling prospect for ONE on TNT II. What new model of Lee will we see, and can his killer intuition solely develop beneath the brilliant lights? Followers could possibly be witnessing one thing distinctive with Lee’s title run, and if he can end Nastyukhin, it’ll solely assist to cement the truth that he’s doing one thing particular.
What Comes Subsequent At Light-weight?
Irrespective of who comes out victorious at ONE on TNT II, the massive query will probably be what’s subsequent for his or her subsequent bout.
Eddie Alvarezand Iuri Lapicus have been set for a attainable title eliminator at ONE on TNT I, however a truncated disqualification end didn’t clear the air as to who might take that high spot. However that doesn’t imply there’s a lack of contenders.
Marat Gafurov, the previous ONE Featherweight World Champion, seemed spectacular towards Lowen Tynanes at ONE: Collision Course final December. Former World Champion Shinya Aoki has gotten again to his successful methods since he misplaced the gold. And no person ought to overlook #1-ranked contender Saygid Guseyn Arslanaliev. “Dagi” stays on the high.
The light-weight division is loaded with expertise, however there has but to be a transparent separation as to who’s subsequent. A solution will come quickly sufficient, however the champion has choices regardless of who walks out with the gold.
Will JT Stamp Her Title Ticket?
Janet “JT” Todd is making an attempt to grow to be a two-sport World Champion and seize the elusive ONE Atomweight Muay Thai World Title to associate with the kickboxing crown. However standing in her approach is Anne “Ninja” Line Hogstad.
Todd has been on a roll, and he or she already has an enormous Muay Thai victory in 2021 over fellow contender Alma Juniku. A second top-five victory would certainly put her within the cat hen’s seat for the title shot, however can the efficiency be sufficient to safe it?
Finally, Stamp Fairtex remains to be the #1-ranked contender within the division. Whereas she prepares for the ONE Atomweight World Grand Prix, the door is open for Todd to usurp her place throughout the division and seize the shot. However she nonetheless must proceed her streak.
The American is bringing Muay Thai to the primetime stage. She helps to develop the game domestically, and if she will be able to punch her ticket to a gathering with Allycia Hellen Rodrigues, Todd can kill two birds with one stone.
Watch the ONE on TNT II important card on TNT or the Watch TNT app at 10 p.m. EST at 10 p.m. EST/7 p.m. PST. The West Coast can watch the primary card on TNT on a delay at 10 p.m. PST.
The occasion may also be obtainable on Bleacher Report and the B/R app at 10 p.m. EST/7 p.m. PST. Followers might want to log in with their cable subscription credentials.
Prelims will probably be aired on the B/R App, B/R Stay, Bleacher Report, B/R Stay YouTube, and B/R MMA Twitter at 8:30 p.m. EST/5:30 p.m. PST.