ONE CHAMPIONSHIP FIST OF FURY INTERVIEWS
23 February 2021 – Singapore: ONE Championship™ (ONE) athletes, Victoria “The Prodigy” Lee, Giorgio “The Doctor” Petrosyan, Hiroki Akimoto, and Wondergirl Fairtex, who will all compete at ONE: FISTS OF FURY this Friday night, 26 February, live from the Singapore Indoor Stadium, spoke to the media ahead of their respective bouts. *Note: Interviews were pre-recorded offline before athletes competed in their respective bouts. Teenage sensation Victoria “The Prodigy” Lee is ready to make her ONE Championship and professional mixed martial arts debut when she faces Thailand’s Sunisa “Thunderstorm” Srisen. Lee discussed what she’s feeling ahead of her first time in the Circle, how she blocks out negativity on social media, her fighting style compared to Angela and Christian, and advice she received from her father. Find out what she had to say in her interview down below. Victoria Lee (Full Interview): https://www.dropbox.com/sh/9xvafqpsutjl7c9/AAC_uJPTYqdbjQXnZaD90snda?dl=0&preview=VICTORIA+LEE.mov ONE Featherweight Kickboxing World Grand Prix Champion and #1 featherweight kickboxing contender Giorgio “The Doctor” Petrosyan, considered one of the greatest and most dominant kickboxers of all time, will return to action against former opponent Davit Kiria in a highly-anticipated rematch. Petrosyan spoke about how he and his opponent have improved since their last meeting, how much longer he can keep competing at the highest level, and his goals for the rest of the year. Listen to the legendary Petrosyan in his complete interview down below. Giorgio Petrosyan (Full Interview): https://www.dropbox.com/sh/9xvafqpsutjl7c9/AAC_uJPTYqdbjQXnZaD90snda?dl=0&preview=GIORGIO+PETROSYAN.mov WFKO Kyokushin Karate World Champion and #3-ranked bantamweight kickboxing contender Hiroki Akimoto will be taking on #4-ranked bantamweight kickboxing contender Zhang Chenglong in a rematch of epic proportions. Akimoto fielded questions surrounding his upcoming bout, and touched on topics such as fighting his way to a world title opportunity, what will be different in this rematch against Zhang, and what he thinks about making the jump to mixed martial arts. Find out what Akimoto had to say in his interview down below. Hiroki Akimoto (Full Interview): https://www.dropbox.com/sh/9xvafqpsutjl7c9/AAC_uJPTYqdbjQXnZaD90snda?dl=0&preview=HIROKI+AKIMOTO.mov Two-time Thailand Muay Thai Champion Wondergirl Fairtex, one of the fastest rising striking talents in the world today, is set to welcome newcomer Jackie Buntan into the ONE Super Series fold in her next fight. Wondergirl addressed her next bout, and talked about her perceived advantages over her opponent, her thoughts on Buntan’s style, and her experience joining ONE Championship. Listen to what Wondergirl had to say in her full interview down below. Wondergirl Fairtex (Full Interview): https://www.dropbox.com/sh/9xvafqpsutjl7c9/AAC_uJPTYqdbjQXnZaD90snda?dl=0&preview=WONDERGIRL+FAIRTEX.mov Complete Card for ONE: FISTS OF FURY Ilias Ennahachi vs. Superlek Kiatmoo9 (Kickboxing – Flyweight) Giorgio Petrosyan vs. Davit Kiria (Kickboxing – Featherweight) Rodtang Jitmuangnon vs. Tagir Khalilov Kickboxing – Flyweight) Hiroki Akimoto vs. Zhang Chenglong (Kickboxing – Bantamweight) Wondergirl Fairtex vs. Jackie Buntan (Muay Thai – Strawweight) Victoria Lee vs. Sunisa Srisen (Mixed Martial Arts – Atomweight)
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