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Legends Collide! Nieky Holzken Issues 2021 Challenge To John Wayne Parr

When we think of muay Thai and kickboxing, two names that instantly spring to mind are those of Nieky Holzken and John Wayne Parr. They are two of the best to compete but have never met. Well, that could soon be about to change. Today, via Nieky Holzken’s Instagram account, the challenge appears to have been made and accepted.

Nieky Holzken Issues Challenge

Nieky Holzken Issues Challenge To John Wayne Parr via Instagram

Holzken’s Instagram post included a picture of both legends accompanied with the caption saying

“Hey John Wayne Parr a few years ago I heard in an interview that your dream fight was against me. Now we are in the same organization ONE Championship, so if you want we can let your dream come true. Who wants to see this happen?”

John Wayne Parr replied with “full Thai rules 😉.

Legendary Match Up

Have we just seen a match be made between the two legends? What do you think? Would you like to see Nieky Holzken vs John Wayne Parr?

All images credited to ONE Championship PR Team

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