Jihin Radzuan compares Stamp Fairtex to previous opponents

Stamp Fairtex could also be ONE’s first two-sport world champion, however Jihin Radzuan nonetheless doesn’t purchase the hype.

Forward of their ladies’s atomweight conflict at ONE on Prime Video 2: Xiong vs Lee III, which airs dwell on US primetime, ‘Shadow Cat’ claimed that she’s not likely impressed by the Thai celebrity’s set of expertise. Actually, she believes that her final two opponents have been tougher to arrange for.

Radzuan spoke to ONE Championship as she wrapped up her preparations for the No.1-ranked ladies’s atomweight fighter on September 30 on the Singapore Indoor Stadium.

The 24-year-old Malaysian stated:

“I’m actually feeling constructive about this. I really feel Stamp is an effective opponent, a stable fighter, however she’s in all probability the worst of the fighters that I’ve [faced recently] after preventing in opposition to a few legit fighters [in Mei Yamaguchi and Itsuki Hirata].”

Radzuan rose up the ranks and secured the fifth spot within the division’s rankings after profitable her final three fights. The Final MMA Academy standout isn’t carried out but. She desires to take Stamp’s place as the highest contender at 115 kilos.

In spite of everything, a win over a former Muay Thai and kickboxing world champion would doubtless assure Radzuan a shot at ladies’s atomweight queen Angela Lee. Then once more, knocking off Stamp might be a lot simpler stated than carried out.

After dominating ONE’s striking-only scene, the previous ONE Tremendous Sequence star has made a easy transition to blended martial arts. She received eight of her first ten MMA bouts, along with her final battle being a world title loss to ‘Unstoppable’.

Other than her excellent placing expertise, Stamp has additionally proven an ever-improving floor sport, as evidenced by her submission victories over powerful opponents like Asha Roka and Ritu Phogat. Jihin Radzuan might discredit Stamp’s talents, however the Thai star’s physique of labor proves in any other case.

Jihin Radzuan says she will stand toe-to-toe with Stamp Fairtex

A veteran of 85 Muay Thai and kickboxing bouts, Stamp Fairtex is arguably one of the vital completed feminine fighters within the placing arts. Her prowess on the toes translated easily to MMA, as she dispatched Rashi Shinde, Puja Tomar, and Sunisa Srisen by way of KO/TKO.

Jihin Radzuan, nevertheless, believes in her personal standup sport and thinks Stamp’s placing is simply higher on paper.

Jihin Radzuan instructed ONE:

“I feel the way in which she sells herself as this feared Muay Thai and Kickboxing World Champion makes everybody assume that her placing is so good. It isn’t proper up there, nevertheless it’s good. One factor I can say about her placing is that it’s quick. Her palms, her kicks, and elbows can come at you shortly.”

Moreover, Jihin Radzuan argued that Stamp’s earlier opponents didn’t have the identical placing pedigree that she possesses:

“It can work in opposition to ladies who’re uncertain on the right way to strike. As for me, I do know the right way to deal with it.”

Edited by John Cunningham

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