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ONE Empower: Stamp Fairtex feels ‘honored’ to compete in all-female atomweight tournament

Atomweight Stamp Fairtex appears to bounce again from her first lack of her skilled MMA profession at ONE Empower on April 14

Stamp Fairtex will compete as a part of the ONE Championship Grand Prix on April 14. Fairtex presently sits at 5-1 in MMA and can tackle Alyona Rassohyna in a rematch of their first bout that came about in February. Rassohyna completed Fairtex through guillotine with simply seconds remaining in regulation.

A bit of over a month faraway from her first loss, Fairtex spoke on how grateful she was to get one other alternative to redeem herself and compete in a prestigious event.

”Properly, after all I really feel glad and I really feel honored to be part of this world grand prix, together with a grand prix for ladies throughout this time,” Fairtex stated through translation. “I’m representing Thailand, and that is sort of just like the issues that I can show myself that I’m the best or not.”

Fairtex feels that the rematch is a must-win for the way she will probably be remembered amongst the ONE Championship fan base and MMA group as a complete.

”[There is] just one factor on my thoughts,” Fairtex stated. “I’ve to win this battle as a result of [my] final battle, I didn’t really feel like I misplaced. So this time, I have to show myself and I solely assume to win.”

Stamp Fairtex will search for the knockout

Though Fairtex’s important precedence is to avenge the loss, the No. 4 atomweight has a transparent goal for the way the bout will finally be determined.

“Properly, on this battle, I plan to knock her out,” Fairtex stated. “I nonetheless can’t inform on the main points as to how the battle goes to be. However anyhow, I want to knock her out, or win by unanimous resolution. Something, however solely successful that I want for.”

Fairtex put collectively a 63-17 kickboxing document prior to creating her transition to MMA and the atomweight division.

ONE on TNT 1 takes place on Wednesday, April 14, dwell from Singapore. Comply with together with FanSided for all of your dwell information and highlights.

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