Muaythai’s Legendary Success in South Africa
Another sold out electrifying Legendary Muaythai Fight Night by Dragon Power Promotions. The fights were fast and action packed, with 7 UMF Muaythai Fights on the bill, with 5 provinces entering the SA Muaythai Championships. The World No.1 Ubuntu BBoys a jaw dropping performance followed by Sifu Kru Quentin ‘Dragon’ Chong giving a short thank you speech for all that attended the event and helped make the night the success that it was. The main event was the SA Muaythai Light Middleweight championship fight between Jarred ‘Rothweiler’ Rothwell & Ceeh ‘Croco Croco’ Khuboni.
The event was opened and MC’ed by Tapfuma ‘Twinkle Toes’ Makina at 7:00pm.
In between the ever entertaining bouts, the main event intro videos were displayed to build anticipation, as well as continuing with the ‘Inside Quentin Chong’ series on Zoopy two new videos were displayed, ‘Returning to the Ring’ & ‘Giving Back to the Community’. All of which can be viewed on www.zoopy.com/umf or mobile m.zoopy.com/umf .
We would like to say a huge thank you to everyone that helped out on the night and helped to make the event so successful, as well as to congratulate all the fighters that competed on the night win or lose. Last but not least, the fight fans that came to support or watched via live streaming, without your support; the evening would not be have been.
Fight 1: Cadet Muaythai – Monwabisi Qampa (Gugulethu, MAD Program) defeated Juan-Luc Adendorff (George) by a unanimous points decision.
Fight 2: Senior Muaythai Featherweight – Thabo Matsau (Cape Town) defeated Mtha Gazu (Durban) by TKO in the 3rd Round.
Fight 3: Senior SA Muaythai Final Light Welterweight – Eugeen van der Merwe (Gauteng) defeated Siyabula Fitoli (Eastern Cape) by disqualification in the 3rd round.
Fight 4: Senior SA Muaythai Final Welterweight – Finian Naidoo (Eastern Cape) defeated Xolani Mchunu (Kwa-Zulu Natal) by Unanimous point decision.
Fight 5: Senior SA Muaythai Final Middleweight – Akhona Mnqibisa (Western Province) defeated Yazeed Mohammed (Eastern Cape) by Unanimous point decision.
At 9pm Tapfuma ‘Twinkle Toes’ Makina announced that we were live and welcomed the world to fight night via live online streaming on Zoopy.com/umf.
MAINCARD FIGHTS – live on www.zoopy.com/umf
Fight 6: Senior SA Muaythai Final Featherweight – Keith Drewery (Western Province) defeated Mandla ‘Shosha’ Goga (Kwa-Zulu Natal) by TKO in the 3rd Round.
Fight 7: Senior SA Muaythai Light Middleweight Final – Jarred ‘Rothwieler’ Rothwell (Western Province) defeated Ceeh ‘Croco-Croco’ Khubani (Kwa-Zulu Natal) by unanimous points decision.