Fabricio Andrade, the present ONE bantamweight MMA world champ, is set to complete for a 2nd title in his upcoming fight. He will be contending for the uninhabited ONE bantamweight kickboxing world title against Muay Thai champ Jonathan Haggerty. While Andrade’s focus is on winning the kickboxing title, he is open to choosing a 3rd champion belt, particularly the one held by Haggerty.
Andrade formerly declared the uninhabited ONE bantamweight MMA world title in February after beating John Lineker. Now, he is going back to kickboxing, a sport he has comprehensive experience in. His challenger, Haggerty, likewise holds a world title, having actually knocked out Nong-O Hama to win the ONE bantamweight Muay Thai title.
The headlining match in between Andrade and Haggerty will occur at ONE Fight Night 16 on November 3 in Bangkok, at the Lumpinee Boxing Stadium. The occasion will be relayed live on Prime Video for existing customers in North America.
If Andrade succeeds in winning the kickboxing title, he prepares to stabilize in between 2 departments and safeguard his belts. However, he is likewise thinking about pursuing the 3rd champion belt held by Haggerty.
Overall, Andrade’s objective is to end up being a multi-division champ in ONE Championship and strengthen his position as one of the leading fighters in the company.