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  1. Leesburg motorcycle mechanic thrilled to make mixed-martial-arts fighting debutRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... in Tavares, taking long runs, lifting weights and focusing on a combination of martial arts such as jujitsu and Muay Thai. He hopes the strength, stamina and strategy he has developed working with three personal trainers and martial-arts coach Brian ...


  2. David Nyika: How a gangly teenager became a prized fighterRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Waikato Times

    ... to thinking about combat sport and started cutting holes in the toes and heels of his socks to try to look like a Muay Thai fighter. When he finally settled on kickboxing, he went through the phone book to find somewhere he could take lessons, found ...


  3. Petch Sor Chitpattana Retains WBC Youth Silver TitleRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    ... Mabao (21-24-1) although the Filipino journeyman never looked seriously troubled by the punching power of the Muay Thai veteran, who is hoping to claim a first title in boxing this year. There was also a comfortable win for teenage prospect Kongfah ...


  4. Laowai not: Rory "the Vicious" van den BergRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | China Daily

    Rory van den Burg came to China five years ago. Working for a finance company in Beijing, he is also a Muay Thai coach at a local boxing club, Muay Thai and Boot Camp Fitness gym.


  5. Chonburi Immigration switches commandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Pattaya Mail

    ... Prasansukh to the Jomtien Soi 5 office. During the event, a boxing ring was set up in the parking lot for a mock Muay Thai match between the incoming and outgoing commanders. Pol. Col. Chaiyot Worakjunkiat took to the ring himself, but was up ...


  6. Marundan bags flyweight titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    MUAY Thai newbie Byron Mallari Marundan of Gan Soo Do Red Knights copped the men's flyweight division title of the main event of the recently-concluded King's Sword American-Bushido-Kai Karate Fight Night XIV held recently at the NCCC Mall Davao Kadayawan Hall. Marundan bested Jessner Jay Ang of King's Sword in their flyweight division championship match as the latter suffered a neck injury, prompting the referee to stop the fight.


  7. UFC 183 Judo Chop: The Striking of the Spider, Anderson Silva, part 1: AmbushRead the original story

    Yesterday | BloodyElbow

    ... fighter for over fourteen years, and a martial artist for nearly twice as long. From Tae Kwon Do to Capoeira, from Muay Thai to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, from boxing to MMA, Silva has left no combative crevice unexplored in his tireless search for the ...


  8. Video: UFC 183 Embedded, episode 1: Where is Nick Diaz?Read the original story

    Wednesday | BloodyElbow

    ... on his way to Las Vegas. But apparently he's not. Meanwhile, the Embedded cameras visit Anderson Silva at his Muay Thai academy where he interacts with a couple of young fans and later "relaxes" by playing paint ball with his Entourage. Before he ...


  9. Gentle exterior belies striking power of CalderwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sunday Herald

    ... This gentle exterior belies her vicious striking power inside of the cage, however. The Scot initially took up Muay Thai (Thai boxing) when she went along to a class with her brother at the age of 13 and has been involved in martial arts ever since, ...


  10. Damian Hall's third winRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Liverpool City Champion

    DAMIAN "The Hurricane' Hall has blown away the competition to improve his muay Thai record to 3-0 with another victory in Thailand. Damian has returned from Thailand with a win and has gone to the Australian Muay Thai awards in Melbourne.


  11. Kickboxing legends collide as Vorn Viva faces Jomhod Kiatadisak in Full Metal Dojo 4 main eventRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | MMA Mania

    Two of the most successful kickboxers that the neighboring countries of Thailand and Cambodia have ever produced will clash in the main event of Full Metal Dojo 4, as Muay Thai legend Jomhod Kiatadisak takes on Kun Khmer veteran Vorn Viva. Jomhod is a former Lumpinee and Rajadamnern champion who won at least 19 major titles during his career in stand-up fighting and was one of the first Thai fighters to travel to Europe to compete, defeating pioneers like Ramon Dekkers and Ivan Hippolyte.


  12. Daniel Hall's third winRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Liverpool City Champion

    DAMIAN "The Hurricane' Hall has blown away the competition to improve his muay Thai record to 3-0 with another victory in Thailand. Damian has returned from Thailand with a win and has gone to the Australian Muay Thai awards in Melbourne.


  13. Al Iaquinta on Fighting Joe Lauzon at UFC 183: "I Think This is Going to be a Good Fight for Me"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | MMA Weekly

    ... t that following, and then you get your title shot, and then the rest is gravy." Anderson Silva pits his brilliant Muay Thai skills against then-UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin in the fight that changed the course of MMA history.


  14. Cris 'Cyborg' Justino's next Invicta fight set for same weekend, city as Rousey vs. ZinganoRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 |

    ... however, an ankle injury forced her off the card. Since her win against Coenen, the Brazilian veteran went 1-1 in Muay Thai competition. Tweet (6-4) has won her last two fights in a row and five of her last six. The 37-year-old Canadian is 1-1 under ...


  15. School's conveyor belt of sports starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Northern Echo

    ... in judo, Joshua Long in taekwondo, Ethan Walton in karate, and brothers Christian and Jevon (CORRECT) Atkinson in Muay Thai. Other successes included Jack Comby and Luke Bell who won boxing titles and James Pratt, John Pratt, Adam Courtley and ...


  16. Muay Thai: Top pick for 2015 Daniel McGowan loses by 2nd round TKORead the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | BloodyElbow

    In our yearly round-up of Muay Thai, Bloody Elbow picked young Englishman Daniel McGowan as one to watch out for in 2015. Things didn't go according to plan today.


  17. Croftfoot lad jetting to USA for Muay Thai tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Daily Record

    A Croftfoot lad is set to jet off to the USA to take on the world's best in a martial arts competition. Thirteen-year-old Corey McLachlan is one of the most promising young athletes in the sport of Muay Thai in the UK.


  18. Ex-boxing champ turned fake-watch seller jailed for stabbing RussianRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Pattaya Mail

    A 1994 Muay Thai boxing champ now selling fake watches in Pattaya was arrested for allegedly stabbing a Russian tourist who refused his counterfeit wares. Payu Daengsee, who won the Channel 7 boxing title 20 years ago as "Phet Namsaengkorsang", turned himself in to police Jan. 12, a day after admittedly stabbing Ivan Cherkashin, 22, outside the Starbucks coffee shop around 9 p.m. at Central Festival Pattaya Beach.


  19. Sackville Winterfest will feature plenty of fun, food and festivitiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Amherst Daily News

    ... High School. Running until 6:30 p.m., the event will feature a variety of demonstrations, including boxing, muay thai, powerlifting, tae kwon do, ninjitsu and more. A partnership between the town, the RCMP and the community program officer, the ...


  20. The top 25 gyms in Toronto by neighbourhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | BlogTO

    ... place to be for your MMA wants and needs. Here you can hop in the ring for a round of boxing, or learn some new Muay Thai or Jiu Jitsu skills. FINANCIAL DISTRICT Bay Street money-makers, Equinox is for you. The luxury gym (two words you don't hear ...