Wednesday, January 22, 2020

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Lilian Dikmans lands Fitness First magazine cover

The Australian model, lawyer and Muay Thai fighter Lilian Dikmans is on the cover of Fitness First magazine. The all new...

Souris Manfredi eyes history as the first female Lethwei champion

Last August, French professional female fighter Souris Manfredi made her debut in the world of Burmese martial art lethwei. Since then,...

We also need rematch: Nurmagomedov Sr names condition for Khabib vs Conor 2

Irish MMA star Conor McGregor made a victorious return this past weekend in Las Vegas, where he knocked out American Donald...

Tyson Fury wants boxing fight in MMA gloves against UFC champion

Tyson Fury is looking to dethrone the reigning WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder in the rematch next month. Moreover, "Gypsy King"...

Floyd Mayweather wants to fight both, Conor McGregor & Khabib Nurmagomedov

Floyd Mayweather seems to be indeed thinking to return to the squared circle this year. The American boxing great recently posted...

McGregor vs Cerrone wasn’t a fixed fight, but perhaps disappointing

Conor McGregor knocked out Donald Cerrone in 40 seconds...

COLD: Eleider Alvarez one punch KO of Michael Seals (video)

Eleider Alvarez and Michael Seals squared off on January...

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Conor McGregor stops Donald Cerrone in 40 seconds, UFC 246 main event results

Conor McGregor and Donald Cerrone squared off in the...

UFC 246 live results: McGregor defeats Cerrone

UFC 246 takes place at T-Mobile Arena in Las...

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Bellator 238 fight card, date, tickets, Budd vs Cyborg

Julia Budd faces Cris Cyborg in the headliner of Bellator 238 fight card live on DAZN. MMA event takes place at...

Rico vs Badr rematch in ‘This Was: COLLISION 2’ (video)

Kickboxing event Collision 2 took place at GelreDome in Arnhem, Netherlands in December 2019. The top of the fight-bill saw a...

Floyd Mayweather wants to fight both, Conor McGregor & Khabib Nurmagomedov

Floyd Mayweather seems to be indeed thinking to return to the squared circle this year. The American boxing great recently posted...

McGregor vs Cerrone wasn’t a fixed fight, but perhaps disappointing

Conor McGregor knocked out Donald Cerrone in 40 seconds last night at UFC 246 in Las Vegas. "The Notorious" made his...

COLD: Eleider Alvarez one punch KO of Michael Seals (video)

Eleider Alvarez and Michael Seals squared off on January 19 (AEDT). The pair battled it out for the vacant WBC Continental...

Conor McGregor stops Donald Cerrone in 40 seconds, UFC 246 main event results

Conor McGregor and Donald Cerrone squared off in the scheduled for five rounds welterweight bout on January 19 (AEDT). The contest...

Live: UFC 246 post-fight press conference video

The post-fight press conference for UFC 246 takes place at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, NV on January 19 (AEDT). In...

UFC 246: Holly Holm defeats Raquel Pennington in the rematch

Holly Holm and Raquel Pennington squared off in the rematch on January 19 (AEDT). The women's MMA bout co-headlined UFC 246...

Marie Avgeropoulos stage kickboxing combat with Alain Moussi (video)

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Dana White confirms Conor McGregor’s title shot if he beats Cerrone

Conor McGregor makes his return this Sunday, January 19...

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McGregor vs Cerrone wasn’t a fixed fight, but perhaps disappointing

Conor McGregor knocked out Donald Cerrone in 40 seconds...

Conor McGregor smart UFC 246 return

Conor McGregor is back in action on January 19...

Combat Sports Coach Offerings 101

Often, when in the early stages of their amateur...

Lilian Dikmans

Lilian Dikmans is an Australian model, actor, Muay Thai fighter and founder of Real Food Healthy Body. She is a feature writer and presenter at FIGHTMAG.

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Lilian Dikmans lands Fitness First magazine cover

The Australian model, lawyer and Muay Thai fighter Lilian...

Muay Thai

Muay Thai training tips for beginners, first-time fighters

Muay Thai training for beginners Starting something new can be...

Women’s Muay Thai training, sparring men

Muay Thai for everyone Centuries back "The Art of Eight Limbs" was the Martial Art used by Thai soldiers in a real warfare in case...

Muay Thai accuracy, adjustable fighting style

Muay Thai is known as the "Art of Eight Limbs" which includes eight points of contact, such as: punches, kicks, knees and elbows. I...

Muay Thai elbow strikes, basics for beginners

Making eight points contact, the sport of Muay Thai is known as "The Art of Eight Limbs". Its' arsenal includes punches, kicks, knees and...

Muay Thai payback & how to stay calm in a fight

Muay Thai fighting tips for beginners Muay Thai is known as the Art of Eight Limbs with its arsenal including punches, kicks, knees and elbows,...

Muay Thai experience in beginner fights

Muay Thai fighting experience By definition experience is the knowledge or mastery of something by way of either being involved in it or exposed to...

Muay Thai ring rust, returning to fight action

What is ring rust in combat sports and how to deal with it There is an argument whether the ring rust in combat sports is...

Tutorials

Inside leg kick techniques in Muay Thai

Leg Day Legs are the wheels of a vehicle. Without them the latter won't move. Thus, for a Muay Thai fighter it is quite logical...

Muay Thai knee strike defense & counter attack

Muay Thai Techniques with Dechsak Sangmorakot Muay Thai knee strikes are some of the most useful techniques when it comes to stand-up fighting. "Knees" are...

Left Kick techniques in Muay Thai

Muay Thai Left Kick Muay Thai is "The Art of Eight Limbs", where the fighter's arsenal includes punches, elbows, knees, and kicks. The latter is...

Muay Thai Teep, push kick techniques

Front push kick techniques with Dechsak Sangmorakot If you've ever done rounds on pads with a Thai trainer, you will definitely recall the "Teep" saying...

How to block & counter clinch attempt in Muay Thai

Muay Thai Clinch When it comes to stand-up fighting, Muay Thai has been widely considered as the most effective combat sport. Known as the "Art...

Muay Thai right elbow strike techniques

When it comes to stand-up fighting, Elbow Strike is arguably the most devastating weapon you will find in your arsenal, thanks to Muay Thai....

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6 Tips how to improve infighting skills

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6 Common Styles of Boxers

A boxer's individual style has evolved from technical skills continually practiced in the gym along with physical and psychological attributes. Physical...

8 Benefits of Skipping rope training routine in boxing

Skipping rope training is beneficial for a boxer's fitness level along with improving body mechanics and coordination. Noticeable short term benefits...

5 Tips how to improve your boxing combos skills

A series of punches thrown nonstop in succession without break in between is commonly known as a combination Being a boxing coach...

3 Types of boxing sparring for developing fighters

Sparring is important in the preparation for a competitive boxer in gaining confidence to apply technical and tactical skills in a...

5 Tips to Overcome Performance Anxiety in Boxing

Recently, I received correspondence from a young boxer. He is having difficulty applying the skills developed in the gym to sparring...

7 Benefits of Floor to Ceiling Ball Training in Boxing

The floor to ceiling ball, also known as the double-end bag, is an air-filled ball suspended by elastic cords from the...

5 Tips to Improve & Strengthen Left Hook

The left or lead hook is an effective punch every fighter should master, a well-timed hook can have a devastating effect...

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John Wayne Parr vs Dmitry Valent

Throwback: Seven years ago John Wayne Parr and Dmitry Valent challenged for the WKN world title. Famed Australian fighter out of the Gold Coast jetted...

Yodsanklai Fairtex vs Marco Tentori

Throwback: The Hero vs Machine Gun Muaythai celeb out of Thailand, Yodsanklai Fairtex visited Perth in August 2015. That was his third journey to Australia...

Nathan Corbett vs Steve McKinnon II

Heavyweight muaythai fighters Nathan Corbett and Steve Mckinnon met for the second time in 2012. The bout was arguably the most anticipated muaythai rematch in...

Toby Smith vs. Johane Beausejour

Nemesis Fight Show 11: Toby Smith vs. Johane Beausejour Australian Toby Smith and French Johane Beausejour met inside the square circle two years ago in...