Eko Roni Saputra has been raring to get again in motion and it appears he shall be getting his want quickly.
In his newest Instagram put up, the Indonesian warrior teased that he could have a battle arising as he’s in “Battle camp part 1.” That is based on his coach, Coach Aqil of ASP efficiency.
Within the caption, Coach Aqil wrote:
“I’ve been teaching him for 3 years now and been by a number of battle camps collectively. This man is robust and explosive as hell!” We’ve constructed such a powerful base that we will go straight in and spend extra time in our superior part of our coaching the place programming and workouts are strategically chosen for his battle.”
Whereas Saputra didn’t specify a date or opponent, a fast have a look at his Instagram tales would reveal a clue as to when he may battle.
Within the story, he factors at an commercial for ONE X, which is scheduled to happen in Singapore on March 26. The occasion will mark the 10-year anniversary of the promotion and shall be held in entrance of a full-capacity crowd.
Whereas the introduced fights are already stacked, extra matches are nonetheless to come back as ONE Chairman and CEO Chatri Sityodtong believes that there may be 18-20 matches on the card when it’s all mentioned and finished.
The addition of Eko Roni Saputra might add one other must-see bout. The multi-time Indonesian nationwide wrestling champion is on an unbelievable five-fight win streak, together with a 10-second knockout of Liu Peng Shuai in his final outing.
Who will face Eko Roni Saputra subsequent?
Eko Roni Saputra misplaced his debut match in ONE Championship however has since rebounded with a string of 5 first-round finishes. Evidently, he’s prepared for larger challenges within the stacked ONE flyweight division.
The division’s world champion, Adriano Moraes, is already booked to battle No.2-ranked Yuya Wakamatsu at ONE X. In the meantime, No.1-ranked Demetrious Johnson can also be scheduled to compete in a first-of-its-kind particular guidelines battle towards ONE flyweight Muay Thai world champion Rodtang, which takes them out of the equation as doable opponents for Saputra.
Nonetheless, the likes of No.5-ranked Reece McLaren, No.4-ranked Danny Kingad and No.3-ranked Kairat Akhmetov nonetheless don’t have a date to the dance. They very nicely could also be candidates to check Eko Roni Saputra on the massive present.
In the meantime, Chinese language striker Xie Wei can also be rising within the ranks with three consecutive stoppages on the worldwide stage. He additionally might present an thrilling matchup with Saputra.
A giant present deserves a giant identify and one other high-profile flyweight to contemplate could possibly be former world champion Geje Eustaquio, who can also be getting again within the successful observe on his approach to reclaiming his misplaced gold.
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One factor’s for positive although – contemplating Eko Roni Saputra’s current performances, he will certainly placed on a present irrespective of who he finally ends up going through.