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New LION FIGHT 19 Main Event: Nattawut vs. Kearney

November 21st, 2014

CEO of Lion Fight Promotions, Scott Kent, today announced that Muay Thai Champion Jo Nattawut will step in on short notice to replace Fabio Pinca in the main event of LION FIGHT 19. Pinca had to withdraw from the fight due to illness. Nattawut vs. Kearney will now be the non-championship main event for LION FIGHT 19 this coming weekend, live from Foxwoods Resort Casino’s Fox Theatre. The rest of the fighters scheduled ...

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TopKing World Series France Results

November 18th, 2014

  The second round of the Top King World Series took place this past weekend in France. Four fights of the 154lb tournament as well a some super fights featuring some big names and world class athletes in the world of Muaythai. In the tournament Marat Grigorian, Niclas Larsen, Marcin Parcheta, and Reece McAllister all advanced with their wins. Grigorian scored a decision over Abraham Roqueni while Larsen, Parcheta and McAllister all scored knockouts to ...

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Phuket Games Opened with Spectacular Ceremony

November 15th, 2014

The curtain finally rose on the 4th Asian Beach Games on the evening of November 14 at the Saphan Hin Sports Center in Phuket, with Privy Councillor and the Royal Representative, Gen Surayuth Julanon presiding. Also attending the ceremony were HRH Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah, president of the Olympic Council of Asia, Tourism and Sports Minister Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, Phuket Governor Nisit Chansomwong, and other key people from the world of sport, ...

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C K Wu Re-elected as AIBA President

November 14th, 2014

Muaythai congratulates C K Wu on officially being re-elected as the President of the International Boxing Association (AIBA). C K Wu was officially re-elected for a third four-year term today and vowed to continue his radical overhaul of the sport. The 68-year-old Taiwanese was first elected in 2006 to replace the controversial Anwar Chowdhry, the Pakistani widely accused of corruption during his 20 years as President. Wu's main aim during his new four-year ...

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An Evening of Miracles planned at the Phuket Beach Games Opening Ceremony

November 14th, 2014

Phuket, Thailand: Organisers of the 4th Asian Beach Games in Phuket, Thailand, are promising an evening of miracles at the opening ceremony on Friday, November 14. The opening ceremony will be held at the 2,500-capacity Saphan Hin public park, near Phuket town centre, and each National Olympic Committee can send a 20-strong delegation, plus flag bearer, for the traditional parade of athletes.  Organisers briefed the team leaders about the opening ceremony at ...

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IFMA First International Federation to Sign Partnership Contract for SportAccord Convention 2015

November 13th, 2014

IFMA General Secretary Stephan Fox and SportAccord Convention Managing Director Nis Hatt signed a contract for Sochi 2015. Mr Fox also presented Mr Hatt with a token of appreciation from Muaythai for the support and cooperation of SportAccord. Owned by SportAccord, ASOIF, AIOWF, ARISF and AIMS, SportAccord Convention annually brings together representatives from more than 100 International Sports Federations and organisations affiliated to SportAccord (General Association of International Sports Federations), ASOIF ...

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2014 Monte-Carlo Fighting Masters: Video Recap

November 12th, 2014

Thank you, HSH Prince Albert II, and the organizers of Monte-Carlo Fighting Masters for an unforgettable event. 7 World Titles in a Muaythai and WMC special. Here are the highlights from the fights, courtesy of ArtsMariauxMonaco.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pS0L4sus8II https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=13Lzk4nWyFk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XQ1--_FwMgs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FhRyD_fitPs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Wib2xkCyZ4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sYPIbt2GDLk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CVIl9IihSOg      

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Technical Tuesday: Sok Ti (Slashing Elbow)

November 11th, 2014

Today's elbow technique is one of the most common type of elbow thrown in muaythai, one which most beginners and intermediates grow accustomed to, and one which seasoned athletes know like the back of their hands. In this offensive technique, the motion of the elbow is thrown in an oblique downwards angle. The area this elbow targets is usually the top of the head, forehead, and side of the face. ...

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SportAccord IF Forum 2014 a Huge Success

November 11th, 2014

The SportAccord IF Forum in Lausanne this year was a huge success. Read below for a quick roundup of the events and activities. CLOSING ADDRESS FROM THE PRESIDENT The IF Forum provides the ideal platform for the international federations from where to adapt, every year, their management, marketing and media strategies to existing standards. It creates, at the same time, the most appropriate social environment that allows members and colleagues from the ...

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IFMA Meets with Thailand’s Department of Physical Education

November 11th, 2014

IFMA President, Dr Sakchye Tapsuwan, IFMA Sport Director Charissa Tynan, and Vice President of the AMTAT under Royal Patronage, Kajorn Prowsri met with the Director General of the Department of Physical Education of Thailand, Dr Patanachart Kridiborworn, to discuss on-going cooperation especially with the upcoming Muaythai University Championships. The Championship is scheduled for February next year, and will be opened on the 6th, which will be World Muaythai Day. The Department ...

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Congratulations to HRH Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah on His Re-election as ANOC President

November 10th, 2014

Muaythai would like to congratulate HRH Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah on his Re-election as ANOC President. The re-election was held at last week’s historical XIX ANOC General Assembly held in Bangkok, Thailand, and Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah was re-elected as the ANOC President for the 2014-2018 term by the world’s 203 NOCs present at the General Assembly after a successful two year interim term at the helm of the organisation. ...

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IFMA & WMC’s New Social Initative: Female Empowerment through Muaythai (FEM)

November 8th, 2014

As part of IFMA & WMC’s new social initiative Female Empowerment through Muaythai (FEM) and in collaboration with UN Woman’s UNite campaign to Stop Violence against Woman and Girls, The Woman’s Project (TWP) has launched a new foundation in Mexico. TWP’s main objective is to ensure that women and men have equal opportunities of development, The Women's Project (TWP) is a Mexican nonprofit organization created by Elisa and Francesca Salinas ...

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