Fight Card Revealed For All-Female ONE Championship Event
On 28th May, ONE Championship return to live events with a mega card at ONE: EMPOWER.
In an official release on ONEFC.com, it was revealed the event will feature an all-female fight card.
Stamp Fairtex, Ritu Phogat and Itsuki Hirata are just some of the female fighters in action on the card.
ONE: EMPOWER will be headlined by a ONE Strawweight MMA World title contest between current champion Xiong Jing Nan and Brazilian Michelle Nicolini.
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The full fight card, which features five female MMA bouts, will also see the long-awaited debut of Anissa Meksen in the only Kickboxing bout on the six-fight card.
The former GLORY Kickboxing World champion is set to face Italian Martine Michieletto in a Strawweight Kickboxing contest.
Michieletto, a two-time ISKA Muay Thai World champion, is ranked #2 in the WBC Muaythai female Featherweight World rankings.
The Italian fighter has fought, and beaten, many of the best female Muay Thai and Kickboxing fighters around Europe.
She has also competed on some of top promotions in the World and is no stranger to the big stage.
As well as the main event and co-main event, ONE: EMPOWER will see the kick-off of the biggest ever female MMA tournament.
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Full fight card for ONE: EMPOWER on 28th May:
- Xiong Jing Nan vs Michelle Nicolini (Strawweight MMA)
- Anissa Meksen vs Martine Michieletto (Strawweight Kickboxing)
- Denice Zamboanga vs Seo Hee Ham (Atomweight MMA)
- Alyona Rassohyna vs Stamp Fairtex (Atomweight MMA)
- Itsuki Hirata vs Alyse Anderson (Atomweight MMA)
- Meng Bo vs Ritu Phogat (Atomweight MMA)