This coming week sees another fantastic line-up of elite Muay Thai bouts in the Stadiums in Thailand as well as another epic line-up at ONE Championship in Bangkok on Friday.
Here’s five of our top picks for bouts you do NOT want to miss this week.
- Tawanchai vs Niclas Larsen to headline ONE 158; Full fight card revealed
- 4 British fighters defending WBC Muaythai World titles
- Jacob Smith reacts to loss against Rodtang at ONE Championship
- Rodtang vs Jacob Smith: Respect after war on ONE Championship
- How to watch Panicos Yusuf at Muay Hardcore มวยช่อง8
Tawanchai PKSaenchaimuaythaigym vs Nuenglanlek Jitmuangnon
These two clinical strikers are set to meet for a third time when they collide at Channel 7 Stadium this coming Sunday 16th August.
The 2019 Fighter of the Year, Nuenglanlek, has been in stunning form as of late, holding 7 wins from his last 8 bouts, but his rival Tawanchai, who was awarded the prestigious Fighter of the Year award in 2018, is currently 2-0 against in-form Nuenglanlek.
Saemapetch Fairtex vs Rodlek PKSaenchaimuaythaigym
ONE Championship kick-off their Bantamweight Muay Thai tournament with a scorcher to headline this Friday’s ONE: No Surrender II card.
Former title challenger Saemapetch Fairtex will look to work his way back to another shot at champion Nong-O Gaiyanghadao, but in his way is the ‘man of steel’ Rodlek, who is undefeated in his three bouts in ONE.
Pakorn PKSaenchaimuaythaigym vs Yanis Mazouni
Legend Pakorn will return to action this weekend when he competes in the main event of Muay Hardcore this Saturday 15th August.
After a loss to Rafi Bohic at Authentic Mix Martial Arts in February earlier this year, the former Lumpinee, Rajadamern and WMC World champion Pakorn PKSaenchaimuaythaigym will; be hoping to get back to winning ways when he faces Algerian Mazouni in MMA gloves under Muay Hardcore rules this weekend.
Julio Lobo vs Tapaokaew Singmawin
Just a few weeks after facing Shadow Tor.Thepsutin in a trilogy bout at OrTorGor3 Stadium, WBC Muaythai Super-Lightweight #5 Julio Lobo will return to actiojn when he faces Tapaokaew Singmawin in the main event at Rajadamnern Stadium this Thursday 13th August.
Sorgraw PetchyindeeAcademy vs Pongsiri PKSaenchaimuaythaigym
After beating Frenchman Jimmy Vienot to win the Lumpini Stadium title in November last year, Petchyindee star Sorgraw will return to the ONE Championship ring for his fourth bout.
He faces another PKSaenchaigym star in Pongsiri, whose last outing was a last minute call-up against currently ONE Championship Muay Thai Featherweight champion Petchmorakot PetchyindeeAcademy back in February.
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