Archive for February, 2023

Chadd Collins vs Superball: World Title Bout

February 27th, 2023

Another big announcement from Infliction and the WMC this week as Chadd Collins will face Superball Tded 99 for the vacant WMC Super Lightweight Title. The pair will touch gloves on the 25th of March at the Carrara Indoor Sports Stadium on the Gold Coast.Superball Tded 99 needs no introduction in the sport as one of the top Thai stadium fighters and an elite level athlete for AMTAT, the IFMA national federation of Thailand, having ...

Gardiner vs Kocakus: World Title Bout

February 24th, 2023

It's Official, Shannon Gardiner will face Kubra Kocakus for the WMC World title at Domination in Perth on the 1st of April. The event which now enters its 27 edition features a full card of international matchups sanctioned by the WMC with a Super 4 tournament also on the bill. The main fight of the evening will be for the vacant lightweight (60kg) WMC world title between Shannon Gardiner from Australia and Kubra Kocakus from Turkey. Shannon ...

Jimmy Vienot vs Youssif Assouik: World Title Bout

February 23rd, 2023

Saturday the 18th of March marks one of the most important days so far in the WMC calendar for 2023 as Jimmy Vienot will defend his WMC world title against challenger Youssif Assouik. The event will take place under the banner of Nice Fight Night under the IFMA federation FFKMDA and sanctioned by the WMC. Jimmy needs no introduction as a multiple-time IFMA gold medalist and the current WMC world double champ of both the Super-Welterweight ...

SAVE THE DATE: Join us in celebrating Play True Day 2023 on 14 April

February 23rd, 2023

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) invites athletes, National and Regional Anti-Doping Organizations, Sports Federations, Governments, Major Event Organizers and all other anti-doping stakeholders around the world to “save the date” of 14 April to celebrate Play True Day 2023. Since 2014, in April of every year, the global anti-doping community has come together to celebrate Play True Day—a digital campaign that is dedicated to clean sport and raising awareness among athletes, the sporting public and others of the importance of preventing doping. The inspiration for Play True Day stems from a ...

Muaythai, The Miracle of Friendship Continues

February 22nd, 2023

IFMA’s vision to use muaythai towards cultural exchange, building bridges and social engagement has continued after 250 youth from Malaysia and Thailand participated in the 3 day workshop in Malaysia. A second important event took place at the Rachathiwat School in Bangkok which was a joint cooperation between the school, IFMA and the National Identity Foundation. The IFMA acting President Dr. Sakchye Tapsuwan together with the principal of the school, representatives from the education ministry, the ...

IFMA Mourns the Loss of Mr. Buncha Kamkaew

February 21st, 2023

The muaythai community and IFMA is saddened by the news of the passing of the founder of Phetch Buncha Samui Stadium, Mr. Buncha Kamkaew, one of the pioneers of muaythai in southern Thailand.He has given opportunities to many athletes from around the world and through these athletes, his legacy will be passed on.

A New European Champion is Crowned

February 20th, 2023

Saturday the 18th of February was a night to remember in Paris as Golden Fight Promotions returned with another solid lineup of elite international fighters and a muaythai gala sanctioned by the WMC. The main fight of the evening was for the vacant WMC European champion title set at 72,58 KG. Bampara Kayouté from France and Romanian fighter Cristian Vasile locked horns in what was considered by many as the fight of the evening. The pair dived ...

Lahti Fight Event 2023: Nordic Title Bout

February 17th, 2023

The Muay Thai event LFE, Lahti Fight Event, which will be held in Lahti at the Total Center Lahti, Finland on Saturday the 4th of March 2023, promises an international atmosphere where the best fighters in their respective divisions will meet. Tessa Kakkonen from Finland and Johanna Persson from Sweden will be the main event of the night.At stake is the Nordic Championship belt of the prestigious WMC professional association.The match will take place in ...

Kouyate vs Vasile: European Showdown

February 16th, 2023

This Saturday the 18th of February, the legendary Golden fight Promotions returns to Paris for an evening of muaythai action. The event never fails to disappoint and is well-known for putting together the best matchups from its ever-growing pool of talented fighters. The main fight of the evening for the vacant middleweight (72.5KG) WMC European title will be contested by the young prodigy from France Bampara Kouyate who will face Romanian fighter Cristian Vasile. Bampara is one ...

IFMA Family Mourns the Loss of Wild Boars Captain

February 15th, 2023

IFMA mourns the life of Duangpetch Promthep who was the captain of the Wild Boars who had been trapped for 2 weeks in a cave and kept the team spirit alive as the captain of the team. It was an extraordinary story, in which over 100 Thai and foreign divers dramatically rescued the Wild Boar team. Sadly, Duangpetch Promthep passed away in a tragic accident in the United Kingdom where he earned a scholarship.. The IFMA Family, who ...

IFMA Youth Shining Bright

February 15th, 2023

Ruach Gordan is one of Israel’s most promising athletes who has made his way from a former youth IFMA Champion to making his mark in Thailand in the leading stadiums. He was chosen to be on the main card for the 2022 King’s Cup final at Icon Siam last December where he stole the hearts of the fans not only for his heart, looks and skills but also for his outstanding personality. Today, he will be ...

WMC West India Title Belt & Ranking Series 11 : Indore 2023

February 15th, 2023

The WMC West India Title Belt and Ranking Series 11 was one of a kind pro-muay Thai event in India. It was a perfect blend of a Thai Culture and professional Muay Thai held at Indore Public School, Main Campus on the 5th Feb 2023.  The perfect venue was chosen by the administration for the West India Title Belt and Ranking Series 11. The Venue is approx 20000 sq. ft area with provisions for multiple rings, ...

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