Filipino female kickboxer Krisna Limbaga, 28, seeks to defy odds by translating her in-ring accomplishment into the ONE Championship cage. On February 23, 2018, she will make her debut as a professional MMA fighter.
In Limbaga’s first appearance as a ONE Championship athlete, she will square off with Priscilla Hertati Lumban Gaol of Indonesia. It will be a three-round atomweight contest at “ONE: Quest for Gold,” which will take place at the Thuwunna Indoor Stadium in Yangon, Myanmar.
Owning an impressive record of 35-5 in Muay Thai, Limbaga is now ready to carry over her wealth of combat experience and exceptional skills on the ultimate proving grounds of martial arts. She said, “I am very excited and little bit nervous for this upcoming bout.”
“This is my debut match as a pro and in ONE Championship,”Limbaga continued. “Everybody knows ONE Championship is a big event that draws huge audiences. I am training very hard for my bout to get the victory.”
“I’m getting better, getting stronger and learning more as day goes by,” Limbaga said. Currently residing in Marikina City, Metro Manila, she is focused on learning all the disciplines that are necessary in her new martial arts journey while in deep training for her cage encounter with Gaol.
On February 10, 2017, Gaol made her ONE Championship debut at “ONE: Throne of Tigers,” where she lost to Tiffany Teo via unanimous decision. On November 10, 2017, Gaol returned to the ONE Championship cage and was knocked out by Gina Iniong at “ONE: Legends of the World.”
It was on January 20, 2018 when Gaol had her first success inside the ONE Championship cage,. She knocked out Audreylaura Boniface Raphael at “ONE: Kings of Courage.”