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Brazil’s King of the Beach

January 28th, 2013

One of the busiest events of the South American summer, the Beach Fight, will be happening for a second time in the paradise of Arambaré, located in southern Brazil. The event will feature a Super 4 in the professional 71 kg category. The best of the best in Brazil and Uruguay will face off to claim the disputed belt for "King of the Beach." This will be the first event of the year for the ...

Thai Fight celebrates Muaythai Day

February 22nd, 2013

Photo: Thai Fight in cooperation with the National Culture Commission, and also to promote the Muaythai Towards Highest Recognition Campaign, is staging another spectacular Muaythai event, this time in the old capital city of Siam, ancient Ayutthaya. The fight card is filled with Thai superstars, taking on fighters from around the world. Saiyok, who won the trophy donated by HM the King at the gala event last year where Muaythai officially applied for IOC recognition, will take on ...

Best of Siam 3: A Great Success

February 23rd, 2013

Former WMC and French Champion Jean-Charles Skarbowsky and Thai Champion Krongsak Prakong-Boranrat krongsak, together with Muaythai enthusiast Hakim Didda have begun 2013 with the Best of Siam 3. The fight card was full of Thai and international superstars. Thai Champion Petchasawin took on Charles Francois, and this fight had it all from the opening to closing, all eight weapons of Muaythai, to the delight of the audience. It came down to a split point decision in ...


February 1st, 2013

On the 9th February get ready for the Youngblood professional fighting league in Banska Bystrica, Slovakia. Fighters from three European countries will participate in the event and fight for points to enter the Youngblood ranking system. The 71kg Youngblood Grand Prix pyramid will take place on the 1st June, at the Profiliga Muay Thai 13 event. Main Fight of the night: -82 kg Boris Kušpal  Firegym BB SVK vs Roman Cíger Progressive gym MT SVK International Champion of Euroliga -81 kg Silvester Pichler ...

Muaythai Fights Child Abuse

February 4th, 2013

New Zealand has one of the highest statistics for child abuse and negligence. As part of IFMA’s social responsibilities and activities, this is an important issue for prevention and raising awareness and funds for support programs. Former Muaythai champions and superstars, who now have families of their own, have joined forces to participate in this event. They have volunteered to put on the gloves again for this special night, to raise money and awareness. Seventy-five percent ...

Fight for a Good Cause: Perak Amanjaya Muaythai International 2013

January 15th, 2013

The Perak Amanjaya Muaythai International 2013 competition will be held on 27th January 2013, Sunday at 8.00pm which located at Stadium Indera Mulia, Ipoh. This competition is organized by BN Youth Perak with Perak Muaythai Amateur Association in cooperation with the Malaysian Muaythai Association, the sole Malaysian member of IFMA and the WMC, under the sanctioning of IFMA, the WMC and the Asian continental federation, FAMA, the controlling body for Muaythai in Asia. This is a ...

Thai Superstars in full support of Muaythai Towards Highest Sporting Recognition campaign

January 24th, 2013

Thai Muaythai and boxing superstars are united in their support of the application by IFMA towards gaining recognition for Muaythai from the IOC, a campaign which is fully supported by the National Olympic Committee of Thailand and the Thai Government. The official launch of the campaign was a wonderful success, to which HM King donated a trophy. The Prime Minister of Thailand donated the Female Cup, the official Muaythai anthem was introduced, and superstars like Olympic ...

L.A. in Muaythai Fever

January 18th, 2013

  Push Kick Promotions (PKP) in conjunction with WMC and IFMA, is putting on a great promotion for Muaythai Towards Highest Sporting Recognition, as part of the campaign to get Muaythai recognised by the IOC. It will also be a promotion for the SportAccord World Combat Games this year, and there will be pre-qualifiers for the event. Thai legend and winner of the Olympic gold medal in boxing, Somluck Kamsing is helping with the promotion by going ...

Hong Kong Kicks off the year with a gala event

January 16th, 2013

Famous Muaythai promoter Kim Ip, under the full sanctioning of the WMC, IFMA, FAMA and the Hong Kong Muaythai Association kicked off the year with a gala event at the International Trade Exhibition Centre. It was the first round of pre-qualifications for the upcoming SportAccord World Combat Games and the centre was filled to bursting point. The event was televised to China and delayed televised on ESPN. The lineup for the 71 kg division was: Ilya Grad (Israel), ...

Yodsanklai Wins Thai Fight of the Year

January 8th, 2013

In one of the most highly anticipated fights of 2012, between Yodsanklai Fairtex and Kem Sit Song Pee Nong, it was Yodsanklai who came out on top in style, with a 3rd round elbow KO. Yodsanklai who cut down in weight to 71 KG showed why he is the WMC World Champion and winner of the Contender Asia. Congratulations to the promoters of this spectacular WMC event, which ended 2012 with a bang.     All photos from the full ...

“Seconds Knock Out” Italian Muaythai

December 3rd, 2012

PARMA, ITALY - On Saturday, December 15th, some of  Italy's best professional fighters will enter the ring for an action-packed gala evening.  The event will start at 20:00. The fight card so far is as follows: 79 -80 Match 1 Mykola Lapta TEAM SECONDS OUT Vs Aldo Rocca TEAM BOTTINO 80-85 Match 2 Lorenzo Domenichini TEAM SECONDS OUT Vs Erik Cunial TEAM CANOVA 57 KG Match 3 Ghigliotti TEAM SECONDS OUT Vs Daniel Saporito TEAM TOP RING   70 KG Match 4 Domenico Fontana TEAM ...

Elisa Salinas: Sport Is Your Gang finds strong support in South America’s “Queen of Reality TV”

December 14th, 2012

Elisa Salinas needs no introduction in the realm of the silver screen: she is one of the world’s leading television producers, with many Hollywood productions under her belt, affectionately known as the “Queen of Reality TV” in South America. She has produced over fifty telenovelas (the Spanish term for the very popular form of soap operas) and reality shows. Yet what many people don’t know is that Elisa is also a huge fan and practitioner of ...

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