Triumphant Returns!

December 8th, 2017

Friday the 15th December in the beautiful city of California, USA will see the return of Triumphant Muaythai Series. Following the success of the last event promoter Geoff Quares has put together another amazing fight card with 13 bouts which is going to be an incredible end to 2017. The event which is sanctioned by the WMC will this time be at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton, California and will ...


One Year Since IFMA’s IOC Recognition!!

December 7th, 2017

December the 6th marks one year since Muaythai and IFMA were granted provisional recognition by the International Olympic Committee. Not a federation to rest on its laurels, it’s been a busy year for IFMA with many goals set and achieved. Let’s take a look at some of IFMA’s major achievements since its recognition.   One of the first markers for Muaythai’s popularity following IOC recognition was the exciting voting race for Sofia ...


Australian Technical Seminar

December 4th, 2017

Fairplay and health and safety of the athletes is an important foundation of the philosophy of muaythai, therefore importance is made to ensure that all technical officials of the WMC undergo a permanent training programme to ensure that the permanent challenges sport undergoes are met. Australia had the highest honour to welcome the head official Somchai Sripiew for a 2 day workshop to make a national coaching seminar in the beautiful ...


WMC and IFMA Team Congratulates Dr. Sakchye Tapsuwan

December 2nd, 2017

The staff of the WMC and IFMA office attended the special celebrations in honour of the WMC Vice-President and IFMA President at the Sport Authority of Thailand. The reception was on the occasion to congratulate Dr. Sakchye Tapsuwan on the Honourary Doctorate Degree in Sports Science granted by Chulalongkorn University in the name of H.R.H. Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn of the Kingdom of Thailand. Muaythai has seen its rise under ...


Athinodoros “300” Michailidis vs Micael Calunga for the MTGP12 main event!

November 29th, 2017

Athinodoros “300” Michailidis vs Micael Calunga! 4 days to go for the MTGP12 Athens, the greatest fighting event of the year 2017 inside Athens! The fight announcements do not stop and every single one of them levels up the event’s fighting spirit! Main International Fight: Athinodoros “300” Michailidis vs Micael Calunga! The unstoppable “300” is training at Diamond Camp and Calunga comes from the famous DoubleK gym in UK! The ferocious ...


Ignition Pro this Sunday!

November 28th, 2017

Sunday the 3rd December in the beautiful city of Perth, Australia will see the return of Ignition Pro. The event which is sanctioned by the WMC boasts an international fight card alongside some of Australia's best homegrown athletes. Australia is one of the strongest countries in the sport outside of Thailand with athletes such as John Wayne Parr and Chad Collins to name a few making waves on the international scene. President ...


Sofia Olofsson Successfully Defends her WMC World Title

November 27th, 2017

Saturday the 25th November at the world renound Muaythai gala, Rumble of the Kings in Sweden, saw Sofia Olofsson successfully defend her WMC World Champion Bantamweight (53.5kg) title against Iman Barlow from the UK. The bout which took place in the Partille Arena, in Gothenburg was considered fight of the evening as both athletes gave it everything they had from the moment the bell went. After 5 hard fought rounds it was ...


Wu Fights Returns!

November 23rd, 2017

One of China’s most historical cities and the home of Kung Fu, Foshan will once again become the host city of the Wu Fights Series on Friday 24th November. The event which is under the umbrella of the WMC will take place over the next 12 months in a monthly tournament inviting the best muaythai athletes from all continents. The fourth round of the event will see multiple WMC and IFMA ...


Iman Barlow vs. Sofia Olofsson, Who is the best bantam weight female fighter in the world?

November 20th, 2017

Iman Barlow is a 24-year-old British thaiboxer from Leicester. She started training muaythai when she was only 4 years old. Before becoming a Thai professional, she had nearly 100 junior / amateur matches. She had her first professional match in Thailand at the age of 12. Iman instructs Muaythai classes for both men and women at her father's gym. Iman is 165 cm, fights in the -54 kg class and has ...


MTGP Athens Releases Another Prestigious Bout

November 16th, 2017

The following announcement does not concern just a fight, it is the fight of all fights! The promoter of the event, Mr. Pavlos A. Kaponis , has chosen two young ambitious fighters that made an excellent appearance on the last show, in order to fight for the 80 kg WMC belt! And so… ladies and gentlemen we are proud to announce that on the 3rd of December Mr Alexander Milos ...


Angel Fight Returns!

November 15th, 2017

Following a massive success with round 1 in Angel Fight at the Sports Authority of Thailand the second round is set to take place on Saturday November 18th this time in U-Tapao International Airport, Thailand. The competition which is sanctioned by the WMC is a sixteen-woman elimination tournament at 57kg which began in April and will be completed by the end of the year. The first round saw 16 female athletes ...


Countdown: 26 days to MTGP 12! Katia Tsovgan vs Vasia Fragostefanaki is announced!

November 13th, 2017

Countdown: 26 days to MTGP 12! Another big fight is announced! A fight for the 50 Kg WMC belt! Contenders: The first one could not be other than the top class Katia Tsovgkan, who has great pro fighting experience both in her home country Greece and Internationally. The second one is the upcoming and ambitious Vasia Frangkostafanaki! Heading to the top, she takes the opportunity to fight and prove that she ...

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