25 June 2018 – Guangzhou, China: The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship (ONE), has just announced the main event of “ONE: Battle for the Heavens” set for July 7, 2018 at the Guangzhou Tianhe Gymnasium in Guangzhou, China. Yodcherry Sityodtong, 19, of Thailand will take on Kai Ting “Killer Bee” Chuang, 23, of Taiwan for the inaugural ONE Super Series Kickboxing Atomweight World Championship.
“World-class martial arts makes a triumphant return to the beautiful city of Guangzhou with another spectacular event,” ONE Championship chairman and CEO Chatri Sityodtong stated. “‘ONE: Battle for the Heavens’ will feature a titanic clash between superstar strikers, as Thailand’s Yodcherry Sityodtong faces Chinese Taiwan’s Kaiting Chuang for the inaugural ONE Super Series Kickboxing Atomweight World Championship. The two will be joined by several of the very best martial arts talent from China and the world, so don’t miss this awesome evening of authentic martial arts action.”
Yodcherry makes her long-awaited ONE Championship debut when she competes for the inaugural ONE Super Series Kickboxing Atomweight World Championship. Representing Evolve MMA in Singapore, the Muay Thai phenom features an impressive professional Muay Thai record of 81 wins, 18 losses and 1 draw.
At such a young age, Yodcherry has already garnered many achievements in the ring, having won various Muay Thai world championships throughout her young career. Now, she looks to make her first appearance in ONE Championship’s striking-only league taking on a Chinese kickboxer.
Hailing from Taipei, Taiwan, Chuang is making her ONE Championship debut at “ONE: Battle for the Heavens.” With a professional kickboxing record of 16 wins and 5 losses, she represents Iron Boxing and is a Chinese Taiwan Kickboxing Champion.
The inaugural ONE Super Series Kickboxing Atomweight World Championship title bout between Yodcherry and Chuang will be the main event of “ONE: Battle for the Heavens.” Here is a clip featuring the Thai contender:
Ticket information for ONE: BATTLE FOR THE HEAVENS is available at www.onefc.com.