Archive for September, 2018

Triumphant 5

September 28th, 2018

Saturday the 13th October in the beautiful city of Pleasanton, California will see an evening of muaythai action from the Triumphant team. The fifth edition in the series promises to not disappoint with 15 action packed fights of full muaythai rules. The show will include Triumphant's very first 4-Man Grand Prix Challenge in the 155lb division where 4 aspiring athletes will vie for a 3-Fight Contract with Triumphant! Promoter Geoff Quares stated that the event is growing from ...

AFC Fight Results

September 26th, 2018

Ryan Jakiri from the Philippines took on local boy Azwan Che in the opening bout of the evening. Azwan started off well but Ryan was easy to adapt to his style and score high in the final 2 rounds taking the win. The second fight of the evening saw Izham red Army from Malaysia go head to head with Saentanong from the motherland of the sport, Thailand. Saentanong quickly took lead in this bout displaying great ...

AFC a Roaring Success!

September 24th, 2018

Saturday the 21st September in the vibrant city of Kuala Lumpur Malaysia saw the second installment from the Asia Fighting Championship. The event which is sanctioned by the WMC plans to do events across Asia and showcase the best athletes from the region. The Axiata Arena was the venue for the evening which hosted a gala for all the VIP's and saw the stadium packed out with muaythai fans both local and international. Following the event ...

All Fighters Weighed in for AFC

September 21st, 2018

Thursday the 20th September in the Gateway Mall, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia was the setting for the weigh in and stand off ahead of the Asia Fighting Championship on Friday. There was an amazing atmosphere in the venue with supporters coming to cheer their local heroes as well as excited onlookers taking it all in. All athletes made weight and you could see the relief on their faces as the last few months in the training camps ...

IGNITION Muaythai Fight Card Released!

September 18th, 2018

Sunday the 23rd September in the beautiful city of Perth will be the battleground for the latest edition of Ignition Muaythai. The event has a truly knock out line up featuring Australia’s finest and will be held at the John Forrest High School. Doors open at 12 PM so make sure you get there early to avoid disappointment. Main Event IGNITION 65kg Champion belt  Brandon Kingston (WATBC) v Cody Owens (Sunshine) 65kg Under card Matt Lillywhite (Dragon) v Corey Scarlett (EMT) ...

Afghanistan Muaythai Continues to Grow

September 17th, 2018

The National Federation of Muaythai, Afghanistan put together a muaythai gala entitled the “Hope and Growth” Professional Muaythai Cup in Kabul Afghanistan over the weekend. Ten athletes in five weight categories from different provinces competed against each other at the highest level. Sayed Hamidullah Hussaini, Ahmad Hussainzada, Ahmad Shoja Jamal, Mohammad Yosef Jahangeer, Sayed Noor Aqa Panahi defeated their opponents, each going home with cups to commemorate the occasion. The event was held in Kabul and ...

UAE Gets the Highest Honour

September 13th, 2018

The United Emirates have made a name for themselves in the last 12 months under the new leadership under Board Member – Executive Director Tariq Mohamed Al Mehairi.and Board Member – Head of the Activities Department Fahad Khalfan Al Abdooli. The grass root development and the cooperation with the WMC and IFMA and important structured events and championships have created a new era of athletes. The UAE team traveled as total outsiders to the IFMA World Championships and came ...

AFC Fight Card Released

September 11th, 2018

The official fight card has now been released for AFC on the 21st September in the vibrant city of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The city will be host to the second installment of the event sanctioned by the WMC after a successful show in Singapore. The event features the top WMC and IFMA athletes from the Asian continent and will host shows around the region promoting the sport at the highest level. Promoter Sasi stated that after the success ...

Muaythai Rocks the UFC

September 7th, 2018

Muaythai is known to be one of the most effective stand up sports in the world. The close range weapons including the grappling and throws make it not only realistic but also a martial art known to cover three important ranges, long, mid and close. What many are only just realising is the discipline of Muay Boran which is part of muaythai also makes it more than effective on the ground. UFC understood this and have ...

Barlow vs Brady

September 6th, 2018

Domestic fights are what splits a nation , can multiple time world champion Iman Barlow defend her MTGP world title against uk ranked no.4 Hannah Brady? “Pretty killer” known world wide as the queen of Muaythai returns to the Indigo once again to defend her strap she won in and defended in empathic Style against Maria Lobo and Therese Gunnarssen . The Melton Mowbray based athlete is trained by her father , Mark out of the ...

Triumphant Returns!

September 4th, 2018

Saturday October 13th in Pleasanton, California will see Triumphant return for an action packed evening of muaythai. The fifth event has a super stacked card and will feature Triumphant’s very 1st Grand Prix Challenge, where 4 Fighter’s will vie for a 3-Fight Contract! The event will feature an international line up with both male and female fights on the bill. Promoter Geoff Quares stated that after the success of the last show we decided to go all ...

Sandra Godvik, the New European Champion!

September 3rd, 2018

Sandra Godvik became the new European flyweight champion (50.79kg) with an epic win over Dani Fall from the UK. The event was held in the beautiful city of Telford, England. Sandra has been the Swedish National Champion 3 times as well as representing her home country at the IFMA World Championships. She has trained for an extended period out of Phuket Top Team gym in Thailand and finally her hard work has paid off. Congratulations from all ...

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