ONE Championship and the Royal Thai Army announced a partnership in 2023 for ONE Lumpinee. Events will be held at the historic Lumpinee Stadium in Bangkok, Thailand.
Plans are for 52 live events in Thailand throughout 2023 airing to over 150 countries. The partnership will help transform Muay Thai and the martial arts ecosystem in Thailand into a global attraction.
“ONE Lumpinee will be a landmark partnership between ONE Championship and the Royal Thai Army that will unite and ignite the Muay Thai and martial arts ecosystem in Thailand like never before,” said Chatri Sityodtong, ONE chairman and CEO.
ONE also announced that it will be making its return to Thailand on January 14 at the Impact Arena in Bangkok for ONE on Prime Video 6 airing in U.S. primetime on Friday, January 13.
The card will feature several of ONE’s Thai superstars, including former two-sport World Champion Stamp Fairtex, who will face top-ranked women’s kickboxer Anissa Meksen in an MMA x Muay Thai mixed rules super-fight.
ONE Muay Thai World Champions Nong-O Gaiyanghadao and Rodtang Jitmuangnon are also expected to be in action.