Srisaket vs. Diaz – WBC Super Flyweight title
ONE: Kingdom of Heroes takes place at the Impact Arena on October 6 in Bangkok. The event features a mixed-fight bill with World Boxing Council Super Flyweight title contested in the headline-bout.
Thai Srisaket Sor Rungvisai defends his WBC Super Flyweight title for the third time facing Iran Diaz of Mexico. The bout is scheduled for twelve rounds.
Srisaket (46-4-1, 41 KOs) won the belt against Roman Gonzalez taking a majority decision in March 2017. He successfully defended the title in September, scoring the fourth-round knockout win against the latter. In February the Thai star retained the belt by a majority decision against Juan Francisco Estrada. After that he took the first-round TKO win against Young Gil Bae in a non-title bout.
Iran Diaz (14-2-3, 6 KOs) is coming of a draw against Adolfo Castillo in June. Before that he won three bouts in a row against the likes of Edgar Alfredo Martinez, Luis Concepcion and Hernan Marquez.
Among other bouts featured on the card of the upcoming event, Muay Thai celebrity Yodsanklai Fairtex is expected to make his second ONE Championship appearance. The name of his opponent is yet to be announced.