Brazil’s Allycia Hellen Rodrigues captured ONE gold tonight as she upset the percentages to defeat reigning ONE Muay Thai Atomweight Champion Stamp Fairtex through Majority Resolution. The pair confronted off in the primary occasion of ONE: A New Breed, which occurred behind closed doorways in Bangkok, Thailand.
Rodrigues, who made her promotional debut, began sluggish, with Stamp in management throughout the opening two rounds. The 22-year-old Thai walked ahead with aggression, throwing loads of energy punches that had been usually discovering their goal.
Throughout the third spherical, the Brazilian started to step up her output. Her entrance kicks started taking their toll on the defending champion. Stamp nonetheless appeared preferred she would retain her title at this level, however because the fourth began, it appeared her gasoline tank was dry, as she stopped shifting, permitting Rodrigues to dictate the tempo.
The ONE newcomer continued to land the simpler photographs within the remaining spherical, with Stamp, now bleeding from the nostril, unable to discover a route again into the struggle. Rodrigues’ feelings bubbled over after the ultimate bell as she dropped to her knees with tears in her eyes, assured that she had completed sufficient to earn the title. She was proper to be assured, although a majority determination win might even see Stamp calling for a rematch.
Stamp began the 12 months dropping her ONE Kickboxing Atomweight Championship to the USA’s Janet Todd. Now with the lack of her Muay Thai title, will probably be fascinating to see if she decides to focus extra on MMA or make investments all of her consideration into her get up recreation.
Within the co-main occasion, Thailand’s Rodlek PK.Saenchai Muaythaigym booked himself a shot at Nong-O Gaiyanghadao’s Muay Thai bantamweight strap after defeating compatriot Kulabdam Sor. Jor. Piek Uthai through unanimous determination.Rodlek was at his harmful greatest within the second-round, sending his opponent to the canvas twice, together with his brutal punching energy. Kulabdam stayed within the contest, however a 3rd knockdown within the remaining spherical sealed the deal for a jubilant Rodlek.
Earlier within the night time, Denice Zamboanga scored an opening-round TKO victory over Watsapinya Kaewkhong. This bout was a preserve busy struggle for Zamboanga. She is subsequent in line for a shot at Angela Lee’s atomweight belt, and is ready to see when that may be booked.
The cardboard’s opening encounter noticed Yodkaikaew Fairtex impressively beat Alex Schild through a third-round TKO. The Thai unleashed a blistering kicking recreation that Schild couldn’t discover a solution for.