Petchmorakot Petchyindee Academy became the inaugural ONE Featherweight Muay Thai Champion on Friday, after getting a unanimous decision win over Pongsiri PK.Saenchaimuaythaigym.
The fight headlined ONE Championship’s “Warrior’s Code” card which took place on at Istora Senayan in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Petchmorakot dominated the fight with jabs and knees, keeping Pongsiri at a distance for most of the time. No knockdowns were landed in the fight.
Petchmorakot was first meant to face Detrit Sathian Muay Thai, although the day before he was replaced by Pongsiri.
In the co-main event of the show, Reinier de Ridder defeated Leandro Ataides, putting him next in line to face Aung La N Sang for his ONE Middleweight Championship.
ONE Championship’s next flagship show is on Feb. 28th, with Stamp Fairtex in a kickboxing main event against Janet Todd.