Yodsanklai Fairtex will return to China on March 4, where he faces Cedric Manhoef at Kunlun Fight 58.
The news was broken by MMA Plus’ Anoop Hothi during the 11/01 edition of the K1Anoop podcast.
Muay Thai legend Yod, is considered by many to be the best pound-for-pound thai boxer in the world and holds impressive wins over Marat Grigorian, Dzianis Zuev and Dzhabar Askerov in Kunlun Fight.
Whereas, opponent Manhoef trains out of the famed Mikes Gym in The Netherlands and faces without question the toughest bout of his career against the esteemed Lumpinee champion. Cedric – the cousin of famed Dutch kickboxer Melvin Manhoef – appeared on the November 22 edition of Kunlun Fight where he beat Wu Xuesong by decision.
The event will be broadcasted on ‘JSBC’ and more information is set to be released in the coming weeks.
Stay tuned to MMA Plus and the K1 Anoop podcast (Ben Vickers edition) for more information on Kunlun Fight 58 as the card continues to develop.