Wednesday, November 21, 2018

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Tomas Mozny, Slovakian Giant in GLORY Kickboxing 8-man heavyweight tournament

Tomas Mozny partakes in $150k contest at GLORY 62 Kickboxing event GLORY 62 is held on December 8 at Rotterdam Ahoy in the Netherlands. A...

Throwback Muay Thai: Yodsanklai Fairtex vs Marco Tentori

Yodsanklai vs Machine Gun Muaythai celeb out of Thailand, Yodsanklai Fairtex visited Perth in August 2015. That was his third journey to Australia since 2005....

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ONE Championship heavyweight title on the line in Manila

ONE Conquest of Champions: Vera vs. Cerilli Brandon Vera defends his ONE Championship heavyweight title against Mauro Cerilli on November 23 in Manila. The contest...

Manny Pacquiao defends WBA welterweight title against Adrien Broner

Senator Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao and Adrien "The Problem" Broner announced their January 20 (AEDT) mega-fight during the first leg of a two-city press tour...

Bellator 214: Gegard Mousasi defends middleweight title against Rafael Lovato

Bellator 214 takes place at The "Fabulous" Forum in Inglewood, Calif. on January 27 (AEDT). MMA event is headlined by the Finals of the...

Saenchai tops muaythai event Thai Fight Saraburi

The "Kings of Muaythai" visit Thailand's central province Saraburi on November 24. On Tuesday FIGHTMAG learned the names of representatives of the country-host featured...

Rachael Ostovich attacked, UFC fight against Paige VanZant in jeopardy

UFC fighter Rachael Ostovich was attacked by "someone close to her" and hospitalized for major injuries, including a broken orbital bone, in her hometown...

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...

Crowd brawl at kickboxing event in western Ireland

Kickboxing event "Lords of the Ring" was held at Oakwood Hotel in Shannon, County Clare in western Ireland this past Saturday (Nov. 17). A...

Rampage Fighting: Mazoyer vs. Antl set for WKN European Featherweight title

WKN France The World Kickboxing Network visits French commune Vitry Sur Seine (southeast of Paris) on November 24, the organization announced on Monday. The event...

UFC Argentina results: Santiago Ponzinibbio KO’s Neil Magny

The Ultimate Fighting Championship presented Fight Night 140: Magny vs. Ponzinibbio aka "UFC Argentina" on Sunday November 18 (AEDT). The event took place at...

UFC lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov attends Brave 18 Bahrain

The Brave Combat Federation hosted its eighteenth edition this past Friday (Nov. 16) in Bahrain. "The event featured three championship titles being contested and...

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

Boxing Melbourne with Will Tomlinson

Boxing pad work benefits for Muay Thai Last week, I returned to my home town of Melbourne. After spending a couple of months in Western...

Jonny Lee Miller, Elementary’s Sherlock Holmes in Muay Thai ring

There are many misconceptions about Muay Thai and the types of people who practice it. It can easily be framed as a violent blood...

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Muay Thai Throwback: Total Carnage Fight Night

Five years ago Australia has witnessed an amazing muaythai promotion and an amazing main event, Nathan Corbett vs Stephane Susperregui. One of the most successful...

Boxing

Manny Pacquiao defends WBA welterweight title against Adrien Broner

Senator Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao and Adrien "The Problem" Broner announced their January 20 (AEDT) mega-fight during the first leg of a two-city press tour...

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Saenchai tops muaythai event Thai Fight Saraburi

The "Kings of Muaythai" visit Thailand's central province Saraburi on November 24. On Tuesday FIGHTMAG learned the names of representatives of the country-host featured...

Editor's Blog

Vlog: The Legend Osman Yigin of WKN Belgium

WKN Europe: Ep 3 - Osman Yigin, kickboxing legend of Belgium (Blog) Our second stop in Europe was Belgian city-capital Brussels. We flew in from...

Carnage Diary

Carnage Diary: Lion Fight commentator, Muay Thai seminar Minneapolis & Seattle

After spending the past month back in Australia it was time to get back to America and get things moving here again. Only few...

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Throwback: Michael Jai White ‘You watch Conor McGregor because of his personality’

We are less than 24 hours away from UFC 229 press conference, which marks the first time Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor come face...

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KOK Kickboxing: Rusu vs. Dzhavadov, The Rematch in Riga

This time it's different (blog) Riga, Latvia is gearing up for what could be the biggest fight of the year in "King of Kings". KOK...

Rachael Ostovich attacked, UFC fight against Paige VanZant in jeopardy

UFC fighter Rachael Ostovich was attacked by "someone close to her" and hospitalized for major injuries, including a broken orbital bone, in her hometown...

Crowd brawl at kickboxing event in western Ireland

Kickboxing event "Lords of the Ring" was held at Oakwood Hotel in Shannon, County Clare in western Ireland this past Saturday (Nov. 17). A...

World Kickboxing Network shares 1998 photos with Don King, Joe Frazier, Michael Spinks

Throwback: World Kickboxing Network in the US In 1998 the World Kickboxing Network made history as the first organization to feature kickboxing world title fight...

Former NFL linebacker Shawne Merriman targets Bare Knuckle Fighting debut

Shawne Merriman on The Jim Rome Show Bare knuckle fighting is, hands down, the oldest form of combat. It has been around from the day one,...

The best of kickboxing series ‘Simply the Best 22’ featured on Estrellas de Acero

Estrellas de Acero (Steel Stars, Eng.) is the Argentinian combat sports programme hosted by Emanuel Masseroni and Vicky Ravecca on CN23. Created by Stephane...

UFC 230: Derrick Lewis says he’s not a mixed martial artist, talks ‘DC’ fight strategy

Derrick Lewis on The Jim Rome Show Fresh of the third-round knockout win against Alexander Volkov earlier this month in Las Vegas, Derrick Lewis (21-5,...

Cintia Alonso makes Simply the Best appearance in Buenos Aires

El Show De Andy featured on Simply the Best 22 Simply the Best 22 is an upcoming episode of kickboxing series held on September 22...

UFC Octagon Girl Red Dela Cruz wins Asia MMA award

Red Dela Cruz becomes the 2018 Ring Girl of the Year The inaugural Asia MMA Awards was held over this past weekend in Hong Kong....

UFC Australasia’s Red Dela Cruz for the Ring Girl of the Year

Meet UFC Octagon Girl Red Dela Cruz Red Dela Cruz hails from Quezon City, Philippines. The 25-year-old model earned her top spot in the leading...

Muay Thai Training

Round 2: 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...

Round 2: 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...
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Round 2: 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...
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Round 2: 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...
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Round 2: Way 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...
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Round 2: 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....