Muay Thai promotion “Thai Fight: We Love Yala” is held on Saturday July 15.
Thai Fight: We Love Yala is the next edition of the famed Muay Thai promotion out of Thailand. Following two events held in Paris and Turin earlier this year, the organization returns to origins with a televised, admission free event held this Saturday at Provincial Physical Education College in Yala. The event is broadcasted on three networks such as Channel 3, Channel 33 and Channel 28, as well as streamed on LineTV.
The promotion has previously announced two eminent fighters battling out in the main event bouts. Saenchai PKSaenchaimuaythaigym and Sudsakorn Sor. Klinmee are expected to headline the show, facing off international competitors whose names yet revealed.
Nevertheless this week Thai Fight scheduled a six-fight program. It features some of the well-known Thai fighters up against competitors, representing Russia, Myanmar, Philippines, Canada, Iran and Cambodia.
Payak Samui faces off Russian Kazbek Kabulov at super lightweight. Super welterweight Saiyok Pumpanmuang battles out against Kyal Lin Aung of Myanmar.
As well, lightweight Thanunchai Puicharleephate takes on Ryan Jakiri of Philippines, and PTT Petchrungruang squares off against Canadian Stephen Oppong at super lightweight.
A revealed six-fight line-up can be found below. The main event bouts are expected to be announced shortly.
Thai Fight: We Love Yala fight card
68 kg Payak Samui (Thailand) vs. Kazbek Kabulov (Russia)
73 kg Saiyok Pumpanmuang (Thailand) vs. Kyal Lin Aung (Myanmar)
65 kg Thanunchai Puicharleephate (Thailand) vs. Ryan Jakiri (Philippines)
68 kg PTT Petchrungruang (Thailand) vs. Stephen Oppong (Canada)
64 kg Kongsuk Sitbunmee (Thailand) vs. Vahid Shahbazi (Iran)
70 kg Saensatan PKSaenchai (Thailand) vs. Long Sophy (Cambodia)