You can’t maintain a person like Nieky Holzken down for too lengthy.
The Dutch kickboxing legend absorbed a troublesome loss at ONE X when he fell to promotional newcomer Sinsamut Klinmee by way of knockout within the second spherical of their encounter. It was his first KO loss since 2010.
On Instagram, he posted a photograph of himself understanding within the health club with a message expressing his need to get that loss again. Nieky Holzken wrote:
“Cant wait to fight @onechampionship. Got something to set right.”
Holzken began his ONE X match by placing stress on Klinmee for many of the opening stanza. However, the Thai warrior weathered the storm fairly nicely for a detailed first spherical.
In the second, Klinmee discovered a option to negate Holzken’s distance and slowly chopped away on the kickboxing legend. Halfway by means of the body, an overhand proper landed sq. on Holzken’s face, knocking him right down to the ground. ‘The Natural’ wasn’t capable of beat the referee’s rely and Klinmee was awarded with a stoppage win.
Fans are pleased to see that Holzken is able to get again on the market as they inspired him within the feedback. One supporter wrote:
“You got this, living legend!🔥❤️”
Others imagine that he’ll rain down punishment upon his return. Another fan stated:
“I feel sorry for whoever stands in your way.”
Nieky Holzken’s rollercoaster expertise in ONE Championship
Since arriving on the ONE Championship scene in 2018, Nieky Holzken has been on a rollercoaster of highs and lows.
He introduced his arrival with a second-round knockout of Cosmo Alexandre in November 2018. He adopted that up with a three-round mastery towards Mustapha Haida in February 2019.
Three months later, Holzken confronted a streaking Regian Eersel for the inaugural ONE light-weight kickboxing world title. Eersel emerged because the winner after 5 rounds. Five months later, the Surinamese-Dutch kickboxer asserted his dominance by defeating Holzken for a second time.
Nieky Holzken bounced again by ending Elliot Compton within the first spherical of their December 2020 encounter. He later adopted it up with a second-round knockout of John Wayne Parr to disclaim the Aussie his a centesimal win in April 2021.
Just when it regarded like he was hitting his stride, Holzken’s momentum was minimize brief by his ONE X loss. However, it doesn’t seem like his spirit is damaged as he’s already asking to get again into motion.
If his pattern of ups and downs continues, Holzken may very well be headed to a different huge win within the ONE Championship circle.