Archive for March, 2020

Caley Reece: The First ever Female WMC champion in 2 Divisions

March 31st, 2020

Caley Reece is one of Australia's most decorated athletes and one of the WMC's most successful fighters picking up many titles and having defeated many notable opponents including Chommanee Sor Taehiran, Tiffany Van Soest and Jessica Gladstone to name a few. Caley's WMC journey began at 25 years old following a lengthy winning streak where she went on to win the WMC Western Australia State and Australian National Featherweight titles. After conquering Australia it was then time to ...

Muaythai Mourns the Loss of Branko Cikatic

March 24th, 2020

Branko needs no introduction in the world of sport. Having been the first K1 World Grand Prix champion, Branko was also a multiple world champion and dedicated the latter part of his life to the development of the nest generation, and served for numerous years as the President of the Croatian Muaythai Federation an on the IFMA board. Over the last years like a true warrior, Branko has battled his illness and will always be remembered ...

HRH Prince Feisal Al Hussein Receives Muaythai Honorary Membership

March 23rd, 2020

A unique and highly decorated presentation was made to His Royal Highness Prince Feisal Al Hussein, the President of the Olympic Committee of Jordan, IOC Executive Board Member and the Founder and Chairman of prestigious NGO Generations For Peace. HRH is the leading figure in the international sports movement and a visionary who promotes the role of sport and society far beyond the Olympic Games. He is a leading advocate for gender equality and empowerment ...

Valentina Shevchenko: Muaythai Legend

March 20th, 2020

Nowadays the name Valentina Shevchenko is a household name in the combat sports world after her explosion in the UFC. What many of her MMA fans might not know is that Valentina has long been a heroine in the muaythai world as both a WMC world champion and multiple time IFMA gold medalist. Training under the tutelage of coach Pavel Fedotov, Valentina has earned 8 Gold medals at the IFMA world championships and beaten some of ...

The WMC celebrates Nai Khanom Tom Day

March 17th, 2020

The 17th March is a popular date for muaythai enthusiasts around the world as the community celebrates Nai Khanom Tom Day. During this day muaythai guys honour the legendary fighter who won his freedom by fighting the best fighters from Burma where he was imprisoned. National Federations around the world organise different events celebrating Nai Khanom Tom day honouring the legendary muaythai fighter. Everyone at the WMC will be paying homage to the legend on this ...

The Return of the Gunslinger

March 13th, 2020

Just a few months ago the whole muaythai circuit was saddened to hear the news that John Wayne Parr the living legend would hang up his gloves. Parr, a two time WMC world champion and Contender finalist decided to throw in the towel after over 20 years of ring service with his final fight been a high-profile boxing fight. During a recent trip to Singapore Parr cornered Rocky Ogden the boyfriend of his daughter Jazzy ...

Jake Purdy Bags the European Title

March 9th, 2020

Jake Purdy is travelling back to the UK from France and may need to pay for extra baggage due to the weighty WMC European title he is taking back with him. The talented UK athlete headed to Nice, France over the weekend to face Timothee Vandenouc for the middleweight title, emerging victorious. Jake fights out of Free Style Combat in Exeter under the tutelage of trainer Sonny Perez and fought on an action packed ...

Warriors Way 25

March 5th, 2020

Saturday April the 4th will see the return of Warriors Way at the Doncaster Shoppingtown Hotel in Melbourne. Sanctioned by the WMC the show will celebrate it's 25th event to date and what a spectacular line up they have provided for fans. The main event of the evening will feature a superfight between Ramesh 'the Headhunter' Habib and Jedstar Revolution. Also on the card will see Local hero Charlie Bubb who will face Joe ...

Patricia Axling – 5 Times Swedish Champion

March 4th, 2020

2020 started very positive for the Swedish superstar Patricia Axling as she won the fifth gold medal of the Swedish Muaythai Championships. Three competition days telecast live on IFMA gave the world the national representation of the Swedish team for IFMA events and Patricia was the one polishing her national award at the awarding ceremony. The Swedish female muaythai representation is again going to challenge the world and the biggest names of the Swedish muaythai will get ...

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