Celeste Hansen will be back in action at ONE Friday Fights 17. The Australian will be looking to continue with her recent run of good results at Lumpinee Stadium when she faces Dani Fall.
At ONE Friday Fights 6 in February she stopped Kalaked Por Muangpetch, earning a $10,000 USD bonus for her performance. Last year she won the Road to ONE tournament which was held in the same venue, competing as an atomweight.
This Friday the Australian returns to Lumpinee Stadium again to take on Fall. While Hansen has plenty of experience when it comes to fighting three rounders in MMA gloves it appears the English fighter has been competing in conventional Muay Thai.
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There are three MMA fights on the card. The first bout of the evening sees Kazakhstan’s Samir Akhmedov (5-1) take on Poland’s Bartosz Skrok (3-0) in a featherweight fight.
The second bout of the evening sees long term Thailand resident Rocky Bactol (5-2) return to ONE Championship after a five year absence. The Filipino bantamweight has been matched with Enkh-Orgil Baatarkhuu (8-2) who won the Road to ONE tournament in Mongolia.
The third MMA fight on the card is between Ivan Parshikov (10-3) and Xia Lianyang (7-1). The Russian has already won two ONE Championship fights at Lumpinee this year.
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As previously announced this card will feature catchweight contest pitting Yodlekpet Or Atchariya against Denis Puric. Both men will be required to weigh in at 138lbs while passing hydration tests which limit the amount of weight they can cut.
Puric was scheduled to fight Jacob Smith earlier this month but the fight was scrapped when the Englishman suffered an injury. Yodlekpet has fought twice for ONE Championship, winning both bouts inside the distance and picking up $10,000 USD bonuses on each occasion.
ONE Friday Fights 17, May 19th, Bangkok
Pomphet PKSaenchaigym vs. Duangsompong Jitmuangnon (Catchweight)
Komawut FAGroup vs. Avatar PKSaenchaigym (Bantamweight)
Apiwat Sor Somnuk vs. Denkriangkrai Singha Mawynn (Catchweight)
Rak Erawan vs. Mahasamut Paeminburi (Catchweight)
Rachan Sor Somnuk vs. Khunsuk Sor.Dechapan (Catchweight)
Maisangkum Sor Yingcharoenkarnchang vs. Tossagan Pôogongongtom (Catchweight)
Yodlekpet Or Atchariya vs. Denis Purić (Catchweight)
Li Gouzhen vs. Jelte Blommaert (Strawweight)
Celeste Hansen vs. Dani Fall (Strawweight)
MMA: Ivan Parshikov vs. Xia Lianyang (Bantamweight)
MMA: Enkh-Orgil Baatarkhuu vs. Rocky Bactol (Bantamweight)
MMA: Samir Akhmedov vs. Bartosz Skrok (Featherweight)