ONE Championship, Channel 7 HD and Tero Entertainment team up for historic “ONE Lumpinee” partnership

ONE Championship™ (ONE), the world’s largest martial arts organization, today announced a partnership with Channel 7 HD, Thailand’s largest free-to-air television network, and Tero Entertainment. The partnership will usher in a new chapter in Muay Thai history with weekly “ONE Lumpinee” live events at the iconic Lumpinee Boxing Stadium in Bangkok every Friday night.

ONE Lumpinee will feature the best local and international martial artists competing in ONE’s Muay Thai, Kickboxing and Mixed Martial Arts divisions under ONE’s global rule sets. The events will also benefit from ONE’s world-class production quality and a setting that will transform the Lumpinee Boxing Stadium into the new home of Muay Thai in the modern era.

Channel 7 HD’s ONE Lumpinee shows will air at 8:30 p.m. local time and stream live in more than 150 countries around the world, starting with “ONE Lumpinee 1” on January 20. The first card will feature Seksan Or. Kwanmuang’s ONE debut against Tyson Harrison in a Muay Thai wrestling weight bout, while the second card will headline Nong-O Gaiyanghadao against Alaverdi Ramazanov in a ONE Bantamweight Muay world title fight. Thai.

ONE Championship’s monthly “ONE Fight Night” events will also be shown on Channel 7 HD, beginning with “ONE Fight Night 6” on January 14. This event features many of the world’s biggest ONE stars from Thailand, including reigning Muay Thai World Champions Superbon Singha. Mawynn and Rodtang Jitmuangnon, as well as former two-sport world champion Stamp Fairtex.

Fans can book tickets for ONE on Fight Night 6 on Thai Ticket Major and register for priority access to ONE Lumpinee 1 here.

Chatri Sityodtong, President and CEO of ONE Championship, said: “It is an honor to announce that Channel 7, Thailand’s largest broadcaster, and Tero Entertainment will be the new home for ONE Championship live broadcasts in Thailand from 2023. This collaboration will allow Thai fans to watch live live the best martial arts action in the prime time, including ONE Lumpinee historic events and our monthly ONE Fight Night cards.Muay Thai is an integral part of my life and I’m proud to share the beauty and the skills of this sport with the world through ONE.

Pattanapong Nuphan, Acting Managing Director of Channel 7 HD, said: “At Channel 7 HD, we aim to bring the best sports content to our viewers and we are delighted that ONE Championship is considering hosting weekly live events at Lumpinee Boxing Stadium. We are absolutely delighted that these truly classy ONE Lumpinee events world are broadcast live on Channel 7 HD.

Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn, Minister of Tourism and Sports of Thailand, said: “Thailand is justifiably proud of its Muay Thai heritage, and the world is now embracing the sport. ONE Lumpinee events will be watched by millions around the world, further increasing the popularity of Thai martial arts and bringing pride I am confident that ONE Lumpinee will be a big hit and will be a must see attraction for both Thai people and tourists visiting Thailand.

Brian Marcar, Managing Director of Tero Entertainment, said: “Sport is what I love, and I developed the sport in Thailand with a focus on Muay Thai, the ultimate martial arts form with a unique Thai identity. I want the Muay Thai industry to Thai grows with Thailand’s tourism economy and provides our next generation of athletes with the opportunity to showcase their skills on the biggest stage in the world and achieve the highest levels of achievement I would like to thank all of our partners for their support of ONE Lumpinee and look forward to showcasing the best of Thai cultural heritage to the world.

ONE Championship and Channel 7 HD announced their partnership at a press conference held at Channel 7 HD’s Studio 8 in Bangkok. Many top athletes and celebrities were in attendance, including Nong-O, Superbon, Rodtang and Stamp, as well as Channel 7 HD stars Big M Krittarit, Grace Patsita and Amp Pheerawas, among others.

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