Ham Vs. Stamp, Hirata Vs. Phogat Confirmed For Atomweight GP Semis
The global fan base has spoken, and the ONE Women’s Atomweight World Grand Prix semifinals have been decided.
During the live broadcast of ONE: REVOLUTION this past Friday, the fan-voted semifinal matchups were revealed.
These matches will go down at ONE: NEXTGEN on 29 October.
The quarterfinal round of the ONE Women’s Atomweight World Grand Prix officially kicked off at the promotion’s inaugural all-female event, ONE: EMPOWER, on 3 September.
In the other quarterfinals, Stamp earned her redemption against Ukrainian grappling sensation Alyona Rassohyna, and Ham edged out top-ranked contender Denice “Lycan Queen” Zamboanga to earn the final two spots in the next round. Those razor-close matches ended via split decision.
- Stamp Wins Rematch With Rassohyna, Reaches Grand Prix Semifinals
- Ritu Phogat Survives Early Scare, Claims Huge Victory Over Meng Bo
- Ham Survives Determined Zamboanga To Enter Grand Prix Semifinals
Following the historic event, ONE gave fans a week to vote and decide on the tournament’s semifinal matchups.
And now that the bouts have been set, the four athletes will begin to focus and prepare for their upcoming matches, with each one hoping to secure a place in the ONE Women’s Atomweight World Grand Prix Championship Final later this year.
The ONE Women’s Atomweight World Grand Prix Champion will receive the tournament’s customary silver belt and a World Title shot at the division’s reigning queen, “Unstoppable” Angela Lee.
Stay tuned to ONEFC.com for more coverage on ONE: REVOLUTION and the ONE Women’s Atomweight World Grand Prix.