Archive for October, 2020

The IFMA Virtual Muaythai Championships is Declared Open

October 30th, 2020

It is official! The first IFMA Virtual World Championships started as the opening ceremony took place. The host of the ceremony Ms. Ravi Dent opened the ceremony by welcoming all the athletes, coaches, referees, and viewers around the world to witness this historical event. The flag parade of IFMA, the Continental Federations, and organisations of which Muaythai is proud to be part were marched to the virtual arena with a limitless number of seats as spectators ...

Mohamed Galaoui Steps in to Replace Adam Larfi

October 28th, 2020

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Adam Larfi has had to pull out of the upcoming world title fight in France against Prince Junior on Lion Belt 8. Ready to save the day, Mohamed Galaoiu has stepped in on short notice. Mohamed is a highly formidable opponent amassing a whopping 57 fights across his 10-year career and holds notable wins over Orono Muangseema from Thailand and Cristian Faustimo from Italy. Mohamed will now face Prince Junior for the ...

Mathieu Guevara Successfully Defends his Title for the Third Time

October 27th, 2020

Saturday the 24th of October was a night to remember for WMC European champion Mathieu Guevara as he successfully defended his belt for the third time. The Frenchman flew to Italy to face challenger Cristian Marzullo finishing the bout in the third round by landing a beautifully timed elbow on his opponent. Mathieu's journey to become a 3 time super light-weight (63.5kg) European champion began when he faced Maciej Zenbik from Poland in 2017, ...

All Is Ready for the Virtual World Championships 2020

October 22nd, 2020

IFMA is about to make history with the  kick off of the first ever World Virtual Championships 2020.  Not only will this event make history for the new format but also it will become one of the biggest events by the number of participants as it is the first time everyone gets an equal chance to be part of the world tournament.  Preparation for the event goes back to early spring when the event was first announced. ...

Arena Fight Confirms Vienot vs Dhzaniev

October 21st, 2020

Some big news today in the muaythai world as Arena Fight have just dropped a bomb of an announcement confirming that Jimmy Vienot will fight Khayal Dhzaniev on Saturday the 12th December. Jimmy Vienot is someone that needs no introduction in the sport of muaythai. A 2 time WMC world champion and 2 time IFMA gold medalist, beating some of the best in the game including Sorcraw Petchyindee and fellow Frenchman Rafi Bohic. Facing Jimmy is Khayal, ...

Chareuf vs Moreno: European Title Bout

October 20th, 2020

The 7th of November is a date to be saved in the diary for all muaythai fans as Lion Belt 8 have just added another amazing fight to the already packed roster. Bilal Chareuf from France will face Spaniard Omar Moreno for the vacant Light- Heavyweight WMC European Title. Bilal is a national champion in France having secured two victories in the TKR tournament in December, beating Lassana Coulibaly and Maximo Suarez and bringing his fight ...

Prince Junior vs Adam Larfi : World Title Fight

October 13th, 2020

It has been some time since we have been graced with the announcement of a top level fight due to the dreaded Covid 19 virus but Kader Cherfaoui the promoter of Lion Belt has just released some great news. A world title bout will take place between Prince Junior (Luxembourg) and Adam Larfi (Algeria) on November the 7th in Belfort, France. Prince Junior's last fight saw him defeat Youssouf Binate at Empire Fight in February, his ...

Thai Fight Begins

October 9th, 2020

Thai fight Begins is coming to Westgate Hall at Central Plaza Westgate on Saturday the 17th October. The Thai fight team are now coming back up to speed after restrictions on public gatherings left the promotion unable to do events for 7 months due to the Coronavirus. The show entitled "THAI FIGHT BEGINS" will feature the usual line up of top level elite fighters including multiple time WMC champion and considered by many as the pound ...

Origins 9: A New Champion is Crowned

October 5th, 2020

For many the weekend is a time to relax and kick back after a hard week in the office, but for the guys at Origins 9 this weekend that was definitely not the case. Promoter Pamorn Martdee put together a stacked card full of professional muaythai bouts featuring the best of the best of Ozzy talent keeping many in the muaythai vicinity rushed off their feet. The undercard was absolutely stacked with pure talent and future ...

Muaythai is Resurrected in Australia

October 2nd, 2020

After a gruelling 9 months with the Coronavirus looming over sporting events, Origins Fight Promotions returns to Perth with live Muay Thai entertainment on Saturday the 3rd October. Origins 9: D'Uva vs McCoy "Resurrection". Origins Fight Promotions which is sanctioned by the WMC aims to bring the most exciting in fight entertainment in one of the oldest forms of human combat known to man - Muay Thai, also known as "Science of the Eight Limbs". The main ...

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