ONE flyweight Muay Thai world champion Rodtang Jitmuangnon picks up his preparation at any time when he’s set to compete in massive fights.
‘The Iron Man’ shared this in an interview over CutzRadio within the lead-up to his scheduled title battle this month in opposition to fellow Thai celebrity Superlek Kiatmoo9.
Rodtang will stake his world title for the sixth time within the showdown in opposition to ‘The Kicking Machine,’ who’s the No. 1 contender within the division, at ONE Friday Fights 34 on September 22 in Bangkok.
Within the interview, the 25-year-old Jitmuangnon Gymnasium standout mentioned that for large fights just like the one at hand, he and his group make tweaks in his coaching to assist him to be better-prepared.
“I run for 15 kilometers each morning and run once more within the night. However I run lower than within the morning as a result of I’ve my apply and different issues to do.”
Rodtang is coming off a profitable title retention again in Could, in ONE’s first-ever dwell on-ground occasion in the USA.
He knocked out Mexican challenger Edgar Tabares within the second spherical with a strong elbow to the jaw to earn not solely the win but in addition a hefty $100,000 efficiency bonus from ONE Chairman and CEO Chatri Sityodtong.
27-year-old Superlek, who can also be the concurrent ONE flyweight kickboxing world champion, is one busy fighter of late, competing already in 4 fights this 12 months up to now.
He was in motion in January, March, June and July, successful all of them in spectacular style to enhance to 11-1 within the promotion.