‘Dark horse’ Seo Hee Ham sees KO win over Denice Zamboanga

Korean fighter Seo Hee Ham. ONE CHAMPIONSHIP

MANILA, Philippines — Seo Hee Ham desires nothing in need of a spectacular win in her first foray at ONE Championship.

Brimming with confidence, Seo sees herself making an announcement in opposition to top-ranked Denice Zamboanga within the Women’s Atomweight World Grand Prix at ONE: Empower.

“She will in all probability search for a takedown and attempt to convey the battle to the bottom. I don’t actually thoughts combating anyplace in MMA, so I’m simply going to attempt to make the most effective of each scenario,” Seo stated.

“I imagine I’ll knock her out, and that’s the plan. That’s what I would like, however after all, I can’t assure that. I’m making ready to go the total distance. It has been a very long time since my final battle, so I wish to get pleasure from each minute of it.”

The highly-anticipated event was initially scheduled for May 28 at Singapore Indoor Stadium however was pushed again till additional discover because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

“Physically and mentally, I really feel like I’m in the most effective form of my profession. I really feel robust and prepared for my ONE Championship debut. It’s going to be a enjoyable one,” Seo stated.

“This is a superb event and an awesome alternative to compete among the many finest. I’ve butterflies in my abdomen simply excited about it. It’s an honor to be a part of the world’s largest martial arts group, and I can’t wait to expertise the Circle.”

The veteran South Korean is upbeat about her probabilities but additionally cautious of Zamboanga’s skills.

After all, the explosive Filipino isn’t undefeated for no cause.

“I believe she’s an awesome athlete. She’s very robust and succesful. I don’t assume she has any actual weaknesses. I don’t wish to underestimate her,” stated Seo (23-8), who’s on a six-fight win streak.

“As all the time, if I work arduous and provides it my all, I believe I can win the entire thing.”


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