MANILA – Former strawweight title contender Joshua Pacio has been lined up for another tough fight this March in Bangkok, Thailand.
Pacio, a member of the famed Team Lakay, will be pitted against former strawweight champion and 3-time Lumpinee Stadium Muay Thai king Dejdamrong Sor Amnuaysirichoke on March 11 in "ONE: Warrior Kingdom."
Pacio, a wushu specialist with a solid grappling skill set, was undefeated in 8 fights before losing to reigning champion Yoshitaka Naito.
He will be having a tough assignment against Sor Amnuaysirichoke, who has figured in 350 professional Muay Thai fights.
Two other Pinoys are also slated to fight in the same card.
Malaysia-based Filipino fighter Richard “Notorious” Corminal will square off with Thai MMA star Shannon Wiratchai, while Iloilo’s Rabin Catalan will tackle Thai standout Pongsiri Mitsatit.
ONE: Warrior Kingdom will feature the atomweight title clash between reigning champion Angela Lee of Hawaii and grappling specialist Jenny Huang of Chinese Taipei.
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