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ONE Championship “Warrior Kingdom” hit Bangkok with a frenzy and showed off MMA at its best

This past Saturday Bangkok saw its second coming of ONE Championship’s MMA spectacle hitting the City of Angels. This time the company, whose co-founder is Thai, brought their biggest star with them and her defend her title for the first time in her career. The promotion of the event was mostly focused on her. Her face could be seen everywhere and she’s been hitting basically every show and been in every magazine (also on my-thai.org of course. Read the interview with Angela Lee here). A lot of pressure put on…

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11 Questions to Kru Rong (Dejdamrong Sor Amnuaysirichoke) of the EVOLVE Fight Team

As the next big ONE MMA event in Bangkok is coming closer I had the chance to ask our home town hero of the EVOLVE Fight Team a few questions. As time is precious and the intensity is slowly reaching its peak, we kept it short this time but still got a few personal answers from the former champ who is now on his way to redemption. Check out our 11 questions with Dejdamrong Sor Amnuaysirichoke – Kru Rong. Sawasdee krub Kru Rong and thank you very much for taking the time…

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Pretty Killer! – Interview with Muay Thai Champion Iman Barlow

Ladies & gentlemen, boys & girls, children of all ages! My-Thai.org is proud to bring to you another great Muay Thai interview with a current World Champion and title holder in two separate promotions. Right now she is on a very impressive streak and does not seem to slow down in any way and therefore is rightfully considered one of the best fighters out there. So please give it up for The Pretty Killer – Iman Barlow! Usually I start with asking my interview guest to introduce themselves. Just a brief intro…

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“I like scars” – Interview undefeated pro MMA Fighter Jenny Huang

Ladies and gentlemen, we…are…live! This is the main event and the moment you’ve all been waiting for! After having interviewed a Muay Thai legend and a few Muay Thai champions we are now bringing you another exclusive, and very special,  fighter interview. It’s time! And now introducing the challenger. Fighting out of the blue corner. This woman is a mixed martial artist. Holding a professional record of 5 wins, 0 losses. Standing at 1.55 m and weighing in at 48 kilograms. Fighting out of Taiwan, representing Martial Armour and taking on Angela Lee on March 11…

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Interview with ONE MMA Champion Angela Lee

Ladies and gentlemen, we…are…live! This is the main event and the moment you’ve all been waiting for! After having interviewed a Muay Thai legend and a few Muay Thai champions we are now bringing you another exclusive, and very special,  fighter interview. It’s time! And now introducing the champion. Fighting out of the red corner. This woman is a mixed martial artist. Holding a professional record of 6 wins, 0 losses. Standing at 1.63 m and weighing in at 52 kilograms. Fighting out of Singapore, representing EVOLVE MMA. Ladies and gentlemen, presenting the…

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ONE Championship to boost Martial Arts boom further with upcoming event in Bangkok

In a sometimes quite patriotic press conference ONE Championship announced its upcoming March 11 event in Bangkok, Thailand.  The press conference at the Sukosol hotel in downtown Bangkok saw all the main players for the March 11 event, dubbed Warrior Kingdom, in attendance. Angela Lee, the Atomweight Champion, her opponent Jenny Huang as well as Thai icons Dejdamrong and ‘Little Tyson’ who all will be in action in the Impact Arena. Moreover we also saw a newcomer introduced in Rika Ishige who is one part of a ONE MMA power couple. Her…

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7 Asian Fighters to look out for in 2017

It’s a new year, it’s a new dawn….of fighters out there. Be it Muay Thai or MMA Asia’s got lots of great fighters and some of them are looking to make or increase their mark on a global scale in 2017. Here are 7 of those fighters that you should keep an eye on in 2017. Angela Lee The ONE Atomweight Champion of the World thrones upon this list. Angela Lee won the ONE title in a tough bout with only 19 years of age and is set to defend…

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Mankong Phranai Muay Thai Gym [review]

MKPN is different. In a good sense. At least speaking from a personal perspective. It’s rather small compared to most other gyms you’ll find on this and other lists but the coaches there are pretty great and aren’t only there to hold pads but also to actually correct you with your technique and give you some real fight tips that can improve your game dramatically. I’ve seen a lot of people come and go there, especially foreigners are often a bit scared / surprised by how small the place looks…

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6 of the best Muay Thai Gyms in Bangkok [updated]

Many visitors that come to Thailand come to enjoy the beautiful beaches, warm waters and impressive hospitality of the Thai people. And for a good reason. Thailand is an amazing holiday destination. However snorkeling, tanning and diving are not the only things one can do here very well. Being the origin of the more and more famous Martial Art of Muay Thai, or Thai Boxing, Thailand sees a bigger share of martial artists coming to the country in order to hone their skills. When first coming to Bangkok it might…

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Muay Thai Gear: Quicksilver Backpack

Sawadee Krub fellow Nak Muays! I finally bought a new backpack which fits my needs in terms of accommodating my work equipment (laptop) and Muay Thai equipment. It took quite a while to find the right backpack so I figured I simply share it here since all the articles I read about Muay Thai bags mostly showed duffle bags or backpacks that wouldn’t have the option to add shin guards. I used to be a big Dakine fan and had 3 or 4 of their backpacks in a row. Mostly…

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