Having fought all of his professional combat sports bouts with ONE Championship, Joseph Lasiri will meet Prajanchai PK Saenchai this Friday, May 20 at ONE: 157 in Singapore.
The 30-year-old “Hurricane” fighting out of Milan, Italy recently changed weight classes and will compete in the co-main event when he challenges for the ONE Strawweight Muay Thai World Title.
Yesterday at faceoffs, in anticipation of this weekend’s fights, Lasiri was asked if he was impressed with Prajanchai’s ONE Champonship debut.
“I’m not impressed with anything,” Lasiri said. “I’m ready for this fight. And I’m so excited to come back to ONE Championship and do the co-main event for the world title. I’m ready, this is the main event of my life.”
A follow up question asked Lasiri how confident he was that he would could out victorious.
“Like always, like always I’m working very hard and training very hard,” he said. “So, I’m coming into the arena and do my job like always.”
Main Card For ONE 157: Petchmorakot vs. Vienot
- Petchmorakot Petchyindee vs. Jimmy Vienot (ONE Featherweight Muay Thai World Title)
- Prajanchai PK.Saenchai vs. Joseph Lasiri (ONE Strawweight Muay Thai World Title)
- Rodtang Jitmuangnon vs. Jacob Smith (Flyweight Muay Thai Grand Prix quarterfinal)
- Garry Tonon vs. Tye Ruotolo (lightweight – submission grappling)
- Marcus “Buchecha” Almeida vs. Hugo Cunha (mixed martial arts – heavyweight)
- Shinya Aoki vs. Kade Ruotolo (lightweight – submission grappling)
- Jonathan Haggerty vs. Walter Goncalves (Flyweight Muay Thai Grand Prix quarterfinal)
Lead Card For ONE 157: Petchmorakot vs. Vienot
- Rade Opacic vs. Guto Inocente (kickboxing – heavyweight)
- Asha Roka vs. Alyse Anderson (mixed martial arts – women’s atomweight)
- Superlek Kiatmoo9 vs. Taiki Naito (Flyweight Muay Thai Grand Prix quarterfinal)
- Savvas Michael vs. Amir Naseri (Flyweight Muay Thai Grand Prix quarterfinal)
- Davit Kiria vs. Mohammed Boutasaa (kickboxing – featherweight)
- Nat “Wondergirl” Jaroonsak vs. Zeba Bano (mixed martial arts – women’s strawweight)
- Panpayak Jitmuangnon vs. Josue Cruz (Flyweight Muay Thai Grand Prix alternate bout)
- Sherzod Kabutov vs. Denis Puric (Flyweight Muay Thai Grand Prix alternate bout)
- Elipitua Siregar vs. Robin Catalan (mixed martial arts – strawweight)
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