Jackie Buntan Enters WBC Muaythai World Rankings

Jackie Buntan - ONE Championship

Last month, Jackie Buntan shocked the World with her sensational ONE Championship debut.

Facing Wondergirl Fairtex, many pundits and fans wrote off Buntan’s chances of a win.

Despite that, Jackie Buntan executed the gameplan perfectly.

Showing incredible footwork and boxing skills, Buntan dropped Wondergirl at the end of the first round on her way to a unanimous points victory.

Not only did she take a huge win in her ONE Championship debut, but the incredibly dominant performance caught the attention of Muay Thai enthusiasts around the World.

The performance also impressed the rankings committee at World leading Muay Thai organisation WBC Muaythai.

In the latest update after Muay Thai results throughout March, the WBC Muaythai promoted Jackie Buntan to #5 in the female Muay Thai Super-Bantamweight World rankings.

Buntan now accompanies many of the World’s best female fighters in the 122lbs rankings. This includes the likes of Sawsing Sor.Sopit, Iman Barlow, Anissa Meksen and many more.

Jackie Buntan now joins her Boxing Works teammate Janet Todd who also occupies a top 5 spot in the World rankings.

Sylvie von Duuglas-Ittu, Maggie Wanek, Magalie Alvarez and Angela Chang make up the six American female Muay Thai fighters currently in the WBC Muaythai World rankings.

Full WBC Muaythai Female Super-Bantamweight World Rankings

  1. Sawsing Sor.Sopit
  2. Iman Barlow
  3. Anissa Meksen
  4. Christi Brereton
  5. Jackie Buntan
  6. Natacha de Almeida
  7. Yolanda Schmidt
  8. Natalia Diachkova
  9. Valeria Drozdova
  10. Nongbew Tor.Thepsutin
  11. Barbara Aguiar
  12. Desiree Rovira

Who should Jackie Buntan face next?

With the likes of Wondergirl Fairtex, Smilla Sundell, Iman Barlow, Amber Kitchen, Viktoria Lipianska and many more, the ONE Championship female Strawweight division is becoming extremely competitive.

Who do you think Jackie Buntan should face in her next ONE Championship bout?

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