Female mixed martial arts legend Ham Seo-hee (35) prepares again for a showdown that was canceled last year with Itsuki Hirata (23, Japan), the winner of season 3 of the Japanese reality program ‘Fighting Proxy War’.
On the 8th, ONE Championship, Asia’s largest organization, announced the conclusion of the contract, saying, “Ham Seo-hee and Hirata have agreed to face each other at ONE Fight Night 8 in the atomweight division of mixed martial arts.”
‘ONE Fight Night 8’ will be held on March 25 at Singapore Indoor Stadium (capacity 12,000). The main card schedule will be adjusted so that the global OTT service ‘Amazon Prime Video’ can be watched live from 8:00 pm on March 24 in New York, USA.
The two were scheduled to face off at ‘One Championship 163’ in November 2022. However, the match with Ham Seo-hee was canceled as Hirata failed to pass the weigh-in.
One Championship emphasized the need to prepare well for the tournament so that the match with Ham Seo-hee would not be missed again메이저놀이터, saying, “Hirata knows well that he must not make any mistakes.”
Ham Seo-hee is a world class ranked first in the world in the mixed martial arts atom class by the third quarter of 2021. In the One Championship, he won two consecutive victories over Dennis Zamboanga (26, Philippines), who was ranked third in the official rankings.
She dominated the Japanese stage by reaching the top of DEEP Jewels in 2013-2014 and Raijin in 2019. When discussing the history of women’s mixed martial arts, it is a living legend that must be included in the top 30 no matter how underestimated it is.
Hirata defeated ▲Double G Atomweight Champion Park Bo-hyun (Korea) ▲K-1 –45kg title challenger Mio Tsumura (Japan) ▲DEEP –44kg title challenger Mizuki Furuze (Japan) to qualify for the 2018 One Championship Reached the top of Fighting Proxy War season 3.
It is noteworthy that at the One Championship, she defeated Total Warrior Combat Atomweight Champion Alice Anderson (USA). His record in mixed martial arts, including 1 win in amateur and 3 victories in proxy fighting, is 10 wins and 1 loss.
It is a record that cannot be ignored just because it is not in the official atom ranking (TOP5). The One Championship official website revealed the reason for promoting the confrontation again, saying, “The fight between rising star Hirata and top-class veteran Ham Seo-hee will receive a lot of attention.”
Ham Seo-hee has revealed her goal of conquering the One Championship and claiming the throne of the Atom class in three overseas groups. The One Championship website also did not deny the possibility of securing the championship challenge, saying, “If you defeat Hirata, a title match is possible in the near future.”