Muay Thai Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Fighting chance for GaviganRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... limited to mixed martial arts, which has become widely popular in the US and other nations. Gavigan has opted for Muay Thai, a lesser-known martial art which shares some characteristics with mixed martial arts but is not as violent. Muay Thai is a ...


  2. Edson Barboza: I will win UFC lightweight title in 2016Read the original story

    Aug 25, 2015 | MMA Mania

    Every time Edson Barboza steps into an Ultimate Fighting Championship cage, he brings with him an air of unpredictability and each time he gets his hand raised -- which is most of the time -- he moves one step closer toward a lightweight title shot. He's no "Mystic Mac," but the 29-year-old Muay Thai master believes that the challenges he has overcome to attain the No.


  3. Full Metal Dojo Confirms Two More Fight Cards For 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | MMA Weekly

    ... followed by a soccer kick, which will look good on the highlight reel. FMD 6 also saw the MMA debut of decorated Muay Thai fighter Teerayut Kawrat (1-0). He is a former Rajadamnern and Siam Omnoi champion, but was pushed to the limit by fellow Thai ...


  4. Myrtle Beach to host Muay Thai kickboxing championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | WMBF

    MYRTLE BEACH, SC The IKF East Coast Classic All Amateur Muay Thai Kickboxing Championships will be held October 9 and October 10, at the Crown Reef Hotel in Myrtle Beach. The event is open to fighters from around the world and divisions include: Men, Women, Children, Seniors , Open and Novice.


  5. Hoxton Park brothers excel in jiu jitsuRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | Liverpool City Champion

    ... acific titles. Apart from Brazilian jiu jitsu, the pair also train every day in a variety of disciplines including muay Thai and wrestling.


  6. Fitness Resort in Malibu Changes LivesRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2015 |

    ... as Eva re-enters her life back home in Los Angeles. Eva's goals away from Wellfit include training again in muay thai and jui jitsu (she's a big Ronda Rousey fan), getting into the best shape of her life, and continuing to "redefine her relationship ...


  7. Student mini-rebellion in Korat yields resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    ... TO HIM Apparently, unable to control his anger (anger management), the vice ? Are you a man or a woman ? You know Muay Thai? You wanna go?" "Why do we have to use violence?" The student replied. The PE teacher intervened and warned: "You can't hurt ...


  8. Canadians impress, but UFC lacks northern starRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | 24 Hours

    ... decision over Elias Silvrio. It was Campbell's first win in the Octagon and I look forward to seeing what the Muay Thai champion can do in future UFC bouts. French Canadian Valerie Letourneau (8-3) got a win and the awkward moment of the night ...


  9. NAPW Inducts Sara Smithhart, Realtor / Owner, Devora Realty / Brodie...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... activities. She plays on the USTA tennis team, trains for Olympic triathlons, marathons, half marathons and Muay Thai. Wanting to help others realize the many benefits of CrossFit training, she took the leap of opening her own facility with classes ...


  10. Top Thai prospects taste victory at Full Metal Dojo 6 in BangkokRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2015 | MMA Mania

    Full Metal Dojo 6 took place at the Insanity Nightclub in Bangkok last Saturday and in the main event, Detchadin Srosirisuphathin stopped Kritsada Konsrichai in the opening round to earn himself a brand new samurai sword and the right to be called the organization's inaugural 135-pound champion. Detchadin and Kritsada are both FMD veterans who are extremely popular with the Thai audience and the headline fight pitched the Muay Thai of the former against the wrestling of the latter.


  11. 5 Ways to Turn Your Angst Into Creative FuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | Switched

    ... it into something powerful and tangible. I was talking to a friend recently about the experience she has when Muay Thai boxing, another friend when running, another when climbing and another has found it when swimming - it seems to me that you may ...


  12. Emerging Tamworth gym making its markRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | Northern Daily Leader

    ... mpionships. The gym is open five nights a week, teaching self defence in traditional Japanese Kyokushin Karate and Muay Thai, as well as ladies' only fight-fit classes.


  13. Gloves off as women take to Myanmar's ferocious kickboxing styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2015 | Daily Times

    ... say their sport is the toughest member of Southeast Asia's kickboxing family, leaving Thailand's more famous Muay Thai in the blood-flecked dust thanks to its disdain for gloves and use of skull-cracking head-butts. To win a Lethwei fight you must ...


  14. Charles Oliveira: 'No UFC featherweight wants to grapple with me'Read the original story

    Aug 23, 2015 |

    ... to grapple with him in Canada. "Max deserves my respect. He fights really well," he said. "He has great boxing and muay thai, and has an excellent jiu-jitsu when he goes to the ground too, so it's going to be a great fight. But no UFC featherweight ...


  15. UFC Fight Night 74 fight card: Max Holloway vs Charles Oliveira full fight previewRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... in the last year or so. He's still incredible dangerous on the mat, but he's much more effective with his Muay Thai and isn't quite as easy to hit. Max Holloway Record : 13-3 Key Wins : Cub Swanson (UFC on FOX 15), Andre Fili (UFC 172), Cole Miller ...


  16. UFC Fight Night 74: Maryna Moroz Intent On Continuing Unbeaten Ways Against Valerie LetourneauRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2015 | Rant MMA

    ... be aiming to make the most of a major opportunity on her home soil. The 32-year-old is noted for her striking and Muay Thai skills. She's gone 2-0 in her Octagon tenure, including a successful 115-pound debut against Jessica Rakoczy . "Trouble" ...


  17. Erick Silva: Neil Magny hasn't fought someone as tough as me beforeRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2015 |

    ... but we always train everything," Silva told "We have to train wrestling, jiu-jitsu, boxing and muay thai. If the other guy is tall, short, a wrestler or a striker, we have to train everything. The strategy changes, but we did it ...


  18. Power poles targeted in Narathiwat blastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2015 | The Nation

    ... Security Operations Command. Local police sources say that the bombs targeted electricity poles to disrupt a Muay Thai boxing match, which had been arranged for the centennial celebrations. The boxing match was scheduled for yesterday in ...


  19. Myanmese women show fighting spirit by embracing brutal martial art of LethweiRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    Lethwei fighters say their sport is the toughest member of Southeast Asia's kickboxing family, leaving Thailand's more famous Muay Thai in the blood-flecked dust thanks to its disdain for gloves and use of skull-cracking headbutts. Lethwei has an ancient history in Myanmar and has been kept alive in the eastern border states of Karen and Mon.


  20. Worcester man plans to knock out cancer and make his grandmother proudRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | Worcester News

    ... the experience. The former Nunnery Wood High School student said: "I already practice martial arts Wing Chun and Muay Thai, but as boxing is more of a sport it's a lot more competitive, even if you're not doing it professionally. "I just want people ...