Filipino fans in Thailand erupted with joy after Gina Iniong of Team Lakay was announced as ONE Championship winner against Jihin “Shadowcat” Radzuan of Malaysia on Saturday, 16 February 2019. The match between the two fighters, dubbed ONE: Clash of Legends, united Filipinos in the kingdom in cheering for the Filipino fighter.
In a Facebook post dated 18 February, the ONE atomweight contender thanked God, her family, her friends including her Filipino fans in Thailand who supported and cheered her on before, during and after the fight.
Read the complete post below.
“Thank you Thailand! Indeed the Glory belongs to God, for our victory last saturday. Thank u to all our Filipino kababayan in Thailand who were there as my cheering squad. May your unfailing support continuously be with us. Thank u to my love one, family, friends, Coaches, seniors, Team Mates, Filipino fans and our unfailing sponsors. Without all your love, care and support I am not this optimistic and motivated as I am before. Thank you ONE Championship for everything. Above all, thank God who gives me strength!”
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