Singapore: ONE Championship™ (ONE) athletes competing at ONE: FISTS OF FURY III this Friday night, 19 March answered questions ahead of their respective bouts.
Former ONE Strawweight World Champion and current #5-ranked strawweight contender Alex “Little Rock” Silva locks horns with former Shooto Champion Hiroba Minowa in his next outing. Silva talked about Minowa’s grappling skills as compared to his own, his current standing in the strawweight division, and his goal to earn another shot at the ONE Strawweight World Title.
Alex Silva (Full Interview):
Rising Japanese star Hiroba Minowa takes on the biggest challenge of his young career so far, when he faces Alex Silva in a three round bout. Minowa spoke about his thoughts on a potential grappling showdown in the bout against Silva, his experience competing on the biggest global stage, and potentially earning a World Title opportunity.
Hiroba Minowa (Full Interview):
In a ONE Super Series Muay Thai contest, #4-ranked atomweight Muay Thai contender and former WBC Muay Thai World Champion Alma Juniku faces yet another tough opponent in Janet “JT” Todd. Juniku fielded questions regarding the lessons she learned from her previous fight against Stamp Fairtex, her thoughts on Todd’s overall game, and wanting to earn the right to challenge for the belt.
Alma Juniku (Full Interview):
Reigning ONE Atomweight Kickboxing World Champion and #2-ranked Atomweight Muay Thai contender Janet “JT” Todd embarks on a quest for a second World Title when she takes on Alma Juniku in a Muay Thai match. In her interview, Todd talked about fighting and competing during a pandemic, her opponent Juniku’s strengths and weaknesses, and potentially adding the Muay Thai World Title to her mantle.
Janet Todd (Full Interview):
Complete Card for ONE: FISTS OF FURY III:
Regian Eersel vs. Mustapha Haida (Kickboxing – Lightweight)
Alma Juniku vs. Janet Todd (Muay Thai – Atomweight)
Alex Silva vs. Hiroba Minowa (Mixed Martial Arts – Strawweight)
Maira Mazar vs. Jenelyn Olsim (Mixed Martial Arts – Strawweight)
Roshan Mainam vs. Aziz Calim (Mixed Martial Arts – Flyweight)
Yodkaikaew Fairtex vs. Hu Yong (Mixed Martial Arts – Flyweight)
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