Jonathan Haggerty needs to seek out out firsthand simply how a lot energy Nong-O Hama possesses.
Luckily for combat followers, and perhaps not a lot for Haggerty himself, ‘The Basic’ received’t have to attend for much longer as he’s slated to step contained in the Circle subsequent Friday night time at ONE Combat Evening 9 on Prime Video. Haggerty will try to seize his second ONE world title, this time within the bantamweight division, as he hopes to perform what no man has below the ONE Championship banner.
Earlier than he makes an attempt to dethrone the reigning ONE bantamweight Muay Thai world champion, Jonathan Haggerty spoke to ONE Championship relating to his ONE Combat Evening 9 headliner:
“I’m excited to see how a lot energy he actually has,” Haggerty mentioned. “You already know I’ve been seeing him knock folks out and I’m intrigued to see if he can damage me or not. However other than that, I’m simply excited total for the entire occasion and simply to be there within the second.”
‘The Basic’ is not any stranger to being below the highlight. Other than his run as a ONE world champion, Jonathan Haggerty has gone toe-to-toe with among the greatest strikers in all of fight sports activities, together with Joseph Lasiri, Sam-A Gaiyanghadao, and ‘The Iron Man’ Rodtang Jitmuangnon. Nonetheless, Nong-O Hama is a special monster totally.
10-0 since signing with the promotion in 2018, Nong-O already holds the excellence of being an eight-time ONE bantamweight Muay Thai world champion. Keeping off elite challengers left and proper, the Thai famous person has solely gotten higher as time has gone on.
Nong-O Hama has scored an unbelievable five-straight knockouts contained in the Circle, with these wins coming in opposition to among the most harmful males in Muay Thai, together with Saemapetch Fairtex, Liam ‘The Hitman’ Harrison, and Alaverdi Ramazanov. He’ll look to maintain the streak going in opposition to ‘The Basic’ subsequent Friday night time.
Amazon Prime Video subscribers in North America can catch ONE Combat Evening 9 reside and without spending a dime on April 21.