“Superlek Kiatmoo 9” is preparing to return to kickboxing again. We are ready to defend the throne for the second time by facing Elias Mahmoudi. This event guarantees excitement for the year 2024.
Action-packed combat sports fans are gearing up to welcome a new era at ONE Fight Night 18, with the latest boxing match everyone has been waiting for. “Superlek Kiatmoo 9”, the 28-year-old Flyweight Kickboxing World Champion (125-135 lbs), from Buriram, has the opportunity to defend his title for the second time. Meet the holder of the No. 5 chair in the rankings, “Elyes Mahmoudi”, the 25-year-old Algerian fighter, who is broadcasting live from the Lumpini Boxing Stadium (Ramintra) during prime time in America. Which falls at 8:00 AM on Saturday, January 13, 2024.
As for “Super Lek”, their level is currently on the rise. After achieving outstanding results throughout 2023 at the hands of top boxers from Buriram, he started the year with a victory over Daniel Puertas, the skilled Spanish player. He won the vacant world flyweight kickboxing belt in January before continuing his success by knocking out Daniel Williams, a half-Thai, half-Australian boxer. In his first title defense in March.
But after his last title defense, “Superlek” decides to cross the line to fight in Muay Thai. Who showed impressive form after winning in incomplete rounds over “Nabil Annan” and the strong Russian “Tagir Khalilov”, while in his last fight he managed to defeat “Rodtang Jeetmuangnon”, the king of Muay Thai in the same category, where you can go down. In a fight outside the Muay Thai rules, the superfighter weighed in at 140 pounds last September.
However, returning to the rules of kickboxing this time “Super Lake” has determination and determination. And eager to defend the throne again after looking forward to this battle for 8 whole months.
Elias Mahmoudi is known to Muay Thai fans. After getting a golden opportunity to compete for the vacant flyweight kickboxing belt in 2019, he did not achieve his dream. After losing to Petchdam Petchyindee Academy two fights later, he jumped over the line to fight under Muay Thai rules. By defeating Father Eels “Lertsila Phuket Top Team” and losing to “Mongkulvit Pechendi Academy” in June 2021.
After being away from the ring to show his skills for two years due to the spread of the Corona virus (COVID-19). And injuries, Elias was finally back in action again at ONE Fight Night 13 on August 4. With a strong thirst for victory, this is what made him able to chase “Edgar Tabares”, the former competitor for the Muay Thai throne. Even the defeat by TKO only went to the first round.
During the “Super Lek” showdown this time “Elias” who is currently sitting in the #5 chair in the ONE Kickboxing rankings, flyweight division, comes in hoping to become the next person to sit on the throne. To erase the memories of the nightmare he lived 4 years ago.
Follow news updates from this fight on the ONE Championship Thailand Facebook page, ONEFC.com, and ONEChampTh Instagram.
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