World Muaythai Council The Official World Governing Body for Professional Muaythai Fri, 17 Apr 2015 03:06:01 +0000 en-US hourly 1 MAX Muaythai: Ultimate This Sunday at Pattaya Fri, 17 Apr 2015 03:04:45 +0000 This coming Sunday, Pattaya, Thailand will be one of the locations of the various Muaythai events going on around the world this weekend. Every Sunday, MAX Muaythai Promotions holds spectacular Muaythai events for fans of the cultural art and combat sport in Pattaya.

This weekend will feature the MAX Ultimate Tournament in which international challengers will take on Thai Muaythai superstars in an event that promises to deliver.


Photo courtesy of: Sasiprapa Muaythai Gym

The co-main event will feature Italian challenger, Alessio D’Angelo, taking on local superstar Petchrachun Cho. Chanathip . The main event will feature the WMC Muaythai Day Champion, Timur Mamatisakov from Russia, against the dangerous Seeaui Wor. Warich from Thailand.

The event will feature 7 electrifying Muaythai bouts, and will be telecast live on Sunday, April 19th, from 18:20-20:20 (Thai time, GMT+7) from the MAX Muaythai Stadium in Pattaya, Thailand. The event can be viewed live on Thai Channel 8.

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Journey Fight Series XII in Calgary Thu, 16 Apr 2015 08:46:53 +0000 Journey Fight Series XII will kick off at the Century Casino, on Saturday April 18th. The highly anticipated event will feature matches between Team Canada vs. Team Sweden.

Also set for the evening, CMTC-A Canadian Muaythai Champion, Chris McMillan, puts his belt on the line against challenger, Hasman Sandhu.

The event will be streamed online for free here for those outside of Canada who would like to watch the bouts live.

Fight Card:

Chris McMillan vs. Hasman Sandhu

Kelsey Andries (Canada) vs. Erica Bjornestrand (Sweden)
Derek Jolivette (Canada) vs. Patrik Lyzell (Sweden)
Janice MacAulay (Canada) vs. Patricia Axling (Sweden)

Tim Lo vs. Scott Judson
Javier Ortega vs. Steven Lee
Bruce Tran vs. Karlando White
Kyle Messanger vs. Kris Leal
Stephanie Quigg vs. Bronya Gnittke
Dylan O’Toole vs. Justin Basra


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Muaythai Mania 8 Ready for this Weekend Thu, 16 Apr 2015 03:25:23 +0000 Muaythai Mania 8: Hungary vs  Lithuania will kick off on Saturday, April 18th. The highly anticipated event will once again be held at Szentendre, Hungary and the main card will feature one of Hungary’s top female athletes, Kovács Alexandra, verses one of Lithauania’s top female stars, Vaida Masiokaite.

Also on the main card will be a WMC Pro fight between Hungarian Lapusnyik László, taking on Lithuania’s Mantas Rimdeika in a battle of the 91+ weight division. Muaythai Mania have put on another great fight card and fans of Muaythai in Hungary and Lithuania will be able to enjoy a great evening of action at Szentendre, Hungary.

Fight card:

1. Kovács Alexandra (Tong Thai) vs Vaida Masiokaite (Kaunas) 61.24 kg
2. Kisfalvi Milán (SzVSE) vs Ovidijus Jurginas (Kaunas) 82.55 kg
3. Bereczki Dominik (Perfect Fight Club) vs Martynas Jasiunas (Vilnius) 72.58 kg
4. Bakacs Dezső (RFC) vs Ernestas Dapkus (Vilnius) 76.2 kg
5. Lapusnyik László (SzVSE) vs Mantas Rimdeika (Kaunas) 95+ kg
6. Albrecht Péter (SzVSE) vs Radics Róbert (Simon Gym Fertőszentmiklós) 66.68 kg


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Eruption 11 Results Wed, 15 Apr 2015 08:26:09 +0000 Eruption 11 was a huge success with a packed arena filled with spectators and media crew. The event was packed with plenty of Muaythai action for all parties present from highly technical bouts that went the distance to quick first or second round stoppages. Local Muaythai superstar Jamie Stamp took on Asian WMC Champion  Yukiya Nakamura, and after a highly entertaining fight that went the distance, Jamie Stamp was declared the winner and WMC Champion.

Congratulations to Eruption Muaythai promotions for putting together an excellent fight card, including four female bouts that were one of the highlights of the night and showed how far female Muaythai has come along.

Click to view slideshow.

Eruption 11: Results

  1. Jacob Reid Defeated Daniel MacDonald
  2. Alex Grisbrook Defeated Neha Chaudary
  3. Rob Ferguson Defeated Saman Elyass
  4. Melina Yung Defeated Michelle Gracie
  5. Fabian Lossec Defeated Ben Austin
  6. Yvejak NTG Defeated Jamie Young
  7. Lyndon Bin Doraho Defeated Daniel Geurts
  8. Leonie Macks Defeated Claire Baxter
  9. Dwayne Harris Defeated Jarred Siamang
  10. Jamie Stamp Defeated Yukiya Nakamura
  11. Jordan Gilbanks defeated Nathan Pickett
  12. Hannah Layton defeated Kelsie Thompson
  13. Dejan Ross defeated Daniel Valvsaga

Photo credit: Eruption Muaythai

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Eruption 11 Fight Night Fri, 10 Apr 2015 10:02:13 +0000 Eruption 11 is on this Friday evening with local Muaythai athlete Jamie Stamp taking on Asian WMC Champion  Yukiya Nakamura for the main event. Eruption Muaythai promotions have put together an excellent fight card, including four female bouts. View the full card below and stay posted for more news on Muaythai around the world!


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Muaythai Mania: Hungary vs Lithuania Wed, 08 Apr 2015 08:30:01 +0000 Szentendre, Hungary will host the upcoming Muaythai Mania: Hungary vs Lithuania event on April 18th. The fight card will feature top Muaythai athletes from Hungary facing off against top Muaythai athletes from neighbouring Lithuania in an event which will blend sport, culture and mutual respect between the two countries.

Stay posted for more updates on the event!




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MAX Muaythai 4 Man Tournament a Huge Success Tue, 07 Apr 2015 05:43:10 +0000 MAX01_040415 MAX2_040415

April 4th in Pattaya was a night to remember for Muaythai fans as the MAX Muaythai 4 man tournament held the centre stage. 4 top Muaythai athletes from their respective countries came together in a super 4 tournament for the 62kg Silver Belt. The winner of the belt will face off against the winners of 3 other super four 4 tournaments for a grand prize of 1 million baht and the Gold MAX Muaythai Championship belt.

The 4 man tournament featured WMC Champion Mathias Gallo Cassarina (Muay Farang Gym) from Italy, verses a technical Issam Arabat-Ziane from France in the first qualifying bout. The second qualifying bout featured Thai WMC Champion Puenyai Payyakkampan, facing off against Russia’s Ruslan Berdyev.

Italy’s Mathaias and Thailand’s Puenyai both advanced to the face each other in the final bout after hard-won, highly entertaining bouts against their respective opponents. The final between Mathaias and Puenyai was an electrifying back and forth battle of technique and skill with Mathaias stopping Puenyai in the second round to win the MAX Muaythai Silver Belt.



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Thai Fight a Great Success Mon, 06 Apr 2015 07:09:52 +0000 Thai Fight, held at the Chulachomklao Royal Military Academy, Thailand, was a great success with Her Royal Highness, Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya presiding over the event. All current and former WMC Champions came out in full force to compete at the event.

The main fight card saw a new generation of stars take on the old generation. Antoine Pinto, semi-finalist of the Emmy-nominated reality show, Challenger Muaythai, took on Contender participant, Bruce Macfie from Australia; the younger Antioine Pinto proved too strong Bruce Macfie and won the bout in spectacular fashion.

Former WMC Champion Sudsakorn Sor Klinmee from Thailand, took on Alex Oller from Brazil in a highly technical fight with Sudsakorn winning the decision.

3 time WMC Champion, Saiyok Pumphanmuang Windy Sport from Thailand proved too strong for France’s Remy Vectol, winning their bout by decision.

WMC Kings Cup 2014 winner, Tengneng Sitjesairoong, from Thailand, won in the Isuzu Cap Super Fight title fight against fellow countryman, Rungrawee P.K. Saenchai Muaythai Gym, in a highly entertaining fight that went the distance that had all the spectators on the edge of their seats.

In a highly-contested fight, Leo Pinto from France, won a tough decision against Nong-O Laos Vision, from Laos.

Uzbekistan showed why they are one of the strongest Muaythai countries in the world with Anvar Boinazarow stopping Thai contender Ngokun Saiyok Muaythai Gym in the second round. France’s Raphael Bohic also came in full strength to win against Kong-Samui Lukjaoporongtom from Thailand.

3 time WMC world champ, Saenchai P.K. Saenchai Muaythai Gym, showed again why Muay Boran is truly the martial art of the ancient battlefield by defeating the Brazilian Challenger, Jose Neto.

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Las Vegas Prepares for Kem Sitsongpeenong Thu, 02 Apr 2015 08:25:48 +0000 Muaythai superstar and former WMC Champion, Kem Sitsongpeenong, will be headed to Las Vegas on May 22 to headline Lion Fight 22. Kem will “Smokin’ Jo” Nattawut, an explosive, highly technical fighter who won admiration from fight fans for his aggressive style and dominant back-to-back wins in the Lion Fight ring.

“We are excited to bring Kem to the U.S. for the first time and to give fight fans an extraordinary world super welterweight title fight between this Thai legend and the rising star Smokin’ Jo,” said Kent. “Kem literally has more championship belts than he can carry, and Smokin’ Jo wants nothing more than to keep him from winning another. On May 22, we are back in ‘Fight Town’ for LION FIGHT 22 live at Sunset Station with another stacked Muaythai card.”

Kem, 30, started fighting in Thailand at the age of 13. A native of Bangkok, he has over 124 wins to his name. In 2007, Kem began racking up titles, and according to documented records, owns an astonishing 12 championship belts, including three from the WMC, and the 2007 Rajadamnern Stadium Super Featherweight belt.



With over 50 fights on record, Smokin’ Jo fights out of Bangkok Gym in Atlanta. He stormed onto the America Muaythai scene last year defeating his first two opponents with ease. He shocked fans with a strong victory over World Muaythai Champion, Cosmo Alexandre, and easily defeated Sean Kearney even after accepting the fight on 24 hours notice.

Source: Lion Fight Promotions

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LionFight 21: Video Highlights Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:15:36 +0000 On AXS TV FIGHTS: LION FIGHT 21, Tetsuya Yamato won the LION FIGHT super lightweight title, stopping reigning champion Kevin Ross (30-9), in the first round, while former LION FIGHT featherweight champion Tiffany Van Soest (11-2-1) defeated Chajmaa Bellakhal (44-11-2). AXS TV FIGHTS commentators Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello break down the night’s action in this week’s highlight video.

Main Card Results


Main Event – Super Lightweight Title Fight –Tetsuya Yamato (34-11) defeated Kevin Ross (30-9)

Featherweight fight – Tiffany Van Soest (13-2-1) defeated Chajmaa Bellakhal (44-11-2)

Welterweight fight – Malaipet Sasiprapa (146-29-6) defeated Ben Yelle (23-17-1)

Featherweight fight – Victor Saravia (3-0) defeated Sam Poulton (2-2)

Middleweight – Josh Shepard (4-1) defeated Jose Lopez (5-4)

Welterweight – Nick Chasteen (4-1) defeated Tony Fausto (0-1)

Source: Lion Fight Promotions

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Countdown to EPIC 13: FIERCE Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:18:28 +0000 Perth, Western Australia prepares for another spectacular Epic Promotions event this weekend. The main card will feature Muaythai athletes Marco Tentori vs Eli Madigan. Australian Muaythai superstar Caley Reece will take on Polish challenger Martyna Krol in the women’s main event of the evening.

Epic 13 surely has an exciting fight card and Western Australia is looking forward to March 28th for a truly Epic night.


Epic 13: Fierce Fight Card

Marco Tentori vs Eli Madigan

Caley Reece vs Martyna Krol (Poland)

Jamie Lunghitano vs Kosta Masmandisis (SA)

Lloyd Dean vs Ben Cant

Kim Townsend vs Nong Em (Thailand)

Alex Amoroso vs Michael Black (SA)

Alicia Pestana vs Abby Nelson

Barrie Oliver vs Liam Woodhouse

Steph Glew vs Gemma Pike (Thailand)

Zac Einersen vs Simon To

Chantel Jones vs Suthida Upala (Thailand)

Chris Goncalves vs Chris Tinkler

Nicola Callander vs Kirsty Meares

Nathan Eadon vs Jaxon Gardiner

Eddy D’Uva vs Jeremy Firth

Evie Nicolopoulos vs Jenna Harvey

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Road to Rebellion Set for Friday Fri, 20 Mar 2015 07:28:31 +0000 Road to Rebellion 4 will kick off this evening in Balaclava, Victoria, Australia with a stacked fightcard full of talented Muaythai athletes. The main event will feature Chadd Collins verses Roy Wills. Other featured fighters include, Richard Fanous, Ramesh Habib, Cain Brunton, Alex Illijoski, and many more.

Congratulations to Rebellion Muaythai for putting together an excellent card and good luck to all the athletes competing this Friday.








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