Archive for June, 2017

Sport Is Your Gang, Youth Social Project Grand Opening in Bangkok, Thailand

June 30th, 2017

Let's join on a morning of fun and cultural exchange! The event will open with performances that the kids prepared especially for this day. The kids will then be taught the traditional Wai Kru. Adults will also be able to enjoy a muaythai training session! Additionally, everyone will have the chance to engage in sepaktakraw, basketball and table tennis. This day will also include a special celebration in honour of Olympic Day. A day where all ...

Macau Muaythai Mania!

June 27th, 2017

On Saturday the 1st July, the beautiful of island Macau will see an exciting evening of Muaythai featuring international bouts. Athletes from Thailand, China and Malaysia will travel to the island to compete for bragging rights at one of the most exciting fight nights Macau has seen so far. General Secretary Vera Chan stated that Muaythai is becoming really popular in Macau in recent times. The island has long been the entertainment hub for the south ...

Rumble of the Kings

June 23rd, 2017

Saturday 25th of November 2017 is time for the Rumble of the Kings, Uprising in Sweden sanctioned by the WMC. This time in Partille Arena just outside Gothenburg! For anyone who loves standing fighting and beautiful world-class battlegrounds, this is an opportunity you can not miss. Some of the world's biggest muaythai stars will step into the ring and the event will feature professional world championship titles to prestigious superfight winnings. The first fight to be published ...

Muaythai Goes Urban

June 22nd, 2017

Saturday 17th June in the exciting city of Hoi Chi Minh City, Vietnam saw the latest edition of Chang Urban Pulse at the Queen Hall venue in District 4. The event is powered by Beer Chang and will tour South East Asia over the next coming year promoting South East Asian street and urban culture. Featured in the event were some of Vietnam's most influential rappers alongside beatboxers and breakdancers from Malaysia, Singapore Thailand and ...

Chang Urban Pulse Tonight!

June 17th, 2017

Tonight 17th June in the exciting city of Hoi Chi Minh City comes the latest edition of Chang Urban Pulse. With the athletes all weighed in and ready to go the event is shaping up to be the best so far following a raging success in Singapore earlier in the year. The event aims to promote street culture and will feature B-Boy crews, Beatboxers, rappers alongside two fights from some of the top-level athletes from both ...

Yodsanklai Announces Retirement!

June 12th, 2017

One of the biggest Muaythai legends of all time has officially handed in his resignation to the Muaythai World in an announcement made over the weekend. Yodsanklai, 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, Yodsanklai shot to international fame when he appeared on The Contender Asia, the award winning reality TV show, sanctioned by the ...

WMC/IFMA Female Gala

June 7th, 2017

12 countries will participate in a special Muaythai promotion and to showcase the gender equality in Muaythai it is an all-female card. The event is there to promote IFMA’s cooperation with UN Women to create awareness towards violence against women. There will be a world title fight between Tisha Rongreankeelakoraj (Thailand) and Fani Sasiprapa Gym (Greece) in the 60kg weight division and an intercontinental title at the 63.5kg as well as 2 title fights for the ...

Chang Urban Pulse

June 5th, 2017

Saturday the 17th June will see the latest event powered by Chang Urban Pulse. The second event of a 4 city tour of South East Asia will this time head to the beautiful city of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to showcase another evening of entertainment, fusing Muaythai with music and break dancing in the Queen Hall. The event aims to promote street culture and will feature B-Boy crews, Beatboxers, rappers alongside two fights from some ...

Angel Fight Part 2

June 2nd, 2017

Following a massive success with round 1 in Angel Fight at the Sports Authority of Thailand the second round is set to take place in August this time in Shanghai, China. The competition which is sanctioned by the WMC is a sixteen-woman elimination tournament at 57kg which began in April and will be completed by the end of the year. The first round saw 16 female athletes go head to head with a full international line ...

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