Josh Timebomb Tonna

When Josh "Timebomb" Tonna challenges Sam-A Gaiyanghadao for the ONE Strawweight Muay Thai World Championship on October 9, fans will see the very best strawweight striking has to offer.

ONE Championship has put ink to paper for the main event of ONE: Reign of Dynasties that will see the champion face the #1-ranked contender in the division.

Sam-A has been a force in ONE as a former ONE Flyweight Muay Thai World Champion and now a two-sport titleholder in the strawweight division. He is at the sport's apex and is an example of what a model martial artist looks like in the ring.

But the Aussie is no slouch.

"Timebomb" has been a factor since arriving in The Home of Martial Arts in 2018. He cemented his top position and the right to challenge for the gold with a spectacular knockout against Andy Howson. But defeating Sam-A will be a Herculean task for the contender.

To get primed for the epic main event, check out every single victory of both Sam-A and Tonna under the bright lights of ONE. Both men have been involved in some memorable battles and scored highlight-reel knockouts, and every win has led them to this pivotal moment where the world will find out who is the top strawweight striker.

Sam-A vs. Josh Tonna | All Wins In ONE Championship

Sit back and grab your popcorn.

ONE: Reign of Dynasties can be seen on October 9, for free, at 8:30 a.m. EST/5:30 a.m. PST on the B/R Live app.

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