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5 Days to Go!

January 19th, 2018

Wednesday January the 24th will see the return of the One Night in Chiang Mai Muaythai Event in the beautiful city of Chiang Mai, Thailand. The event will witness some of the best athletes from the USA going head to head with Thai elite athletes with an aim to promote female muaythai. The stadium for the evening is the Chiang Mai Night Bazaar and on the card is 3 x IFMA Medalist Lei Saludares, Rebekah Irwin, ...

Gender Equality in Muaythai comes on in Leaps and Bounds

January 17th, 2018

Female muaythai has come a long way over the past few years especially in the motherland of the sport, Thailand. For many female fighters it is an everyday struggle to be taken seriously in the sport with the top 2 stadiums Lumphinee and Ratchadamnoen not even allowing female athletes to touch the ring nethermind fight in it. Many other stadiums have an under the rope policy for females and over the ropes for male demonstrating ...

Myriam Djedidi to Defend her European Title

January 15th, 2018

Saturday the 3rd of February in Sartouville in the beautiful North-Western Suburbs of Paris will see the return of Muaythai Attitude. The sixth installment will not fail to please as they bring us a packed card featuring both homegrown and international athletes. The fight of the evening will see IFMA gold medalist Myriam Djedidi of France defend her WMC European title at 53.8kg against a strong opponent and recent star of Angel Fight Polina Petrova from ...

Andy Thomson Lanna Muay Thai

January 12th, 2018

A very good and decent gentleman and friend to many, Andy Thomson, is in hospital in Thailand with a very serious illness.  He was in a coma for a week but has been in and out of a coma over the last few days (See latest news below)  Andy was head trainer and previous owner of Lanna Muay Thai in Chiang Mai and Doi Modt in Northern Thailand for over two decades. He recently set up a dog sanctuary - one of his ...

USA v Thailand II “One Night in Chiangmai”

January 10th, 2018

  January the 24th will see the return of the One Night in Chiang Mai Muaythai Event in the beautiful city of Chiang Mai, Thailand. The event will witness some of the best athletes from the USA going head to head with Thai elite athletes with an aim to promote female muaythai. The stadium for the evening is the Chiang Mai Night Bazaar and on the card is 3 x IFMA Medalist Lei Saludares, Rebekah Irwin, and ...

Yodsaenklai Returns!

January 9th, 2018

Yodsaenklai, probably one of Thailand’s biggest exports, has been a legend in muaythai for many years and is a two-time Lumpinee champion. Known as having the strongest kick in muaythai, Yodsaenklai shot to international fame when he appeared on The Contender Asia, the award winning reality TV show, sanctioned by the World Muaythai Council in which he for 15 weeks showed as much character as he did talent. In the end in a thrilling final beat out ...

WMC I-1 Grand Extreme 2017 Results

December 22nd, 2017

Tuesday the 19th December will be a night to remember for muaythai fans as the latest WMC I1 took place in the Star Hall, Hong Kong. The event featured an all star international line up with athletes competing in Super Fights as well as a Super 4 Championship. Special guest IFMA Vice-President Rafal Szlatcha was in attendance and handed out a belt to Marcin Lepkowski from Poland following an epic victory. He stated that the event was ...

Full Line up for Thai Fight Chiang Mai Released!

December 21st, 2017

Full Line Up Below

 A Triumphant Success!

December 20th, 2017

Friday December the 15th in the Alamaeda County Fairgrounds, California saw the second edition of Triumphant Muaythai Series. The event which is sanctioned by the WMC featured a full fight card with homegrown athletes from the States alongside top international athletes. The main event of the evening was between Gaston Bolanos and Turan Hasanov who went head to head for the 147 pounds/66.7kg Welterweight WMC MAD title. After what was deemed the fight of the evening ...

An Angelic Victory for Yolanda Schmidt

December 18th, 2017

Following a massive success with round 2 of World Muaythai Angels at the U-Tapao International Airport, Thailand, the semi-final and final rounds took place on Saturday December the 16th this time in the Sports Authority of Thailand. The competition which was sanctioned by the WMC was a sixteen-woman elimination tournament at 57kg which began in April. Due to complications some fighters were not able to continue in the tournament so the organisers merged the semi-final and ...

Thai Fight Comes to Chiang Mai!

December 15th, 2017

Saturday the 23rd December sees the latest edition of Thai Fight this time in the beautiful city of Chiang Mai, Thailand's northern capital. The event will be the last one of the year from the Thai Fight team after a busy year of international shows. The event promises not to disappoint and includes fights from Muaythai legends such as, Saiyok Windy Sport, a 3 times WMC world champion, Saenchai 4 times WMC champion and considered by many ...

World Muaythai Angels Final!

December 13th, 2017

Following a massive success with round 2 of World Muaythai Angels at the U-Tapao International Airport, Thailand, the semi-final and final rounds are set to take place on Saturday December the 16th this time in the Sports Authority of Thailand. The competition which is sanctioned by the WMC is a sixteen-woman elimination tournament at 57kg which began in April. Due to complications some fighters were not able to continue in the tournament so the organisers have ...

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