28 February 2018 – Singapore: The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced additional signings to ONE Super Series, which aims to provide the world’s best martial artists a prestigious global platform to showcase the beauty of Asia’s striking arts such as Muay Thai, kickboxing, karate, taekwondo, kung fu, wushu, sanda, silat, lethwei and more.
On April 20, 2018, ONE Super Series will launch at “ONE: Heroes of Honor” at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines. One of the confirmed bouts is between Giorgio Petrosyan, 32, of Italy and “Smokin” Jo Nattawut, 25, of Korat, Thailand.
Petrosyan is known as one of the finest offensive talents in the world. He began his professional Muay Thai career at the age of 16 competing between bantamweight and middleweight, winning multiple titles across each division.
Sporting a professional kickboxing record of 85-2-2, 2NC, Petrosyan is known for his incredible 6-year 42-bout win streak. This is considered one of the most dominant reigns in middleweight history.
On the other hand, Nattawut is a kickboxing star with a professional kickboxing record of 60-11-2. A resident of Atlanta, Georgia, he is a Lion Fight Super Welterweight Champion and WMC Champion and is known for his powerful elbow and knee strikes.
ONE Super Series was created to showcase the adrenaline-pumping action of world-class martial arts on the world’s biggest and most prestigious stage of competition. Fans will be treated to an amazing evening of electrifying and compelling matchups, designed to showcase the purest form of world-class striking across all of Asia’s major martial arts.
Here are Mitch Chilson and Michael Schiavello talking about Petrosyan and Nattawut: