Muay Thai Fight Barcelona, Saenchai
Thai Fight Barcelona: Saenchai vs Juan Salmeron / Pic: Facebook

Muay Thai event “Thai Fight Barcelona” is held tonight at D’Esports de la vall D’Hebron. The program features an eight-fight bill with some of the prominent Thai fighters up against Spanish and international opponents.

Dedicated to celebrate 147 years of the relations between two countries, the event is the first “Thai Fight” promotion in Spain. It is also the third European installment this year, following the events in Paris and Turin.

The group of Spanish promoters includes Jo Prestia, Rafi Zouheir and Lluis Lloret. The official “Thai Fight” representative is Jartui Sangmorakot of Thailand.

Among the bouts, famed Saenchai PKSaenchaimuaythaigym takes on Spanish Juan Salmeron in a three-round contest at lightweight. As well welterweight Sudsakorn Sor Klinmee faces Yankuba Juwara of Gambia.

Middleweight Saiyok Pumpanmuang goes up against Moroccan Youssef El Hadmi. Lightweight Kongsuk Sitbunmee battles out against Spanish Marc Dass Rey.

The official weigh-in was conducted on Friday. The show starts at 5.30 pm local time. The broadcast on Thai Channel 3 is scheduled from 11.30 pm till 2 am. The full fight card can be found below.

Thai Fight Barcelona fight card.

Lightweight Kongsuk Sitbunmee vs. Marc Dass Rey
Lightweight Saenchai PKSaenchaimuaythaigym vs. Juan Salmeron
Super lightweight Payak Samui vs. Abdo Chahidi
Super lightweight PTT Petchrungrueng vs. Jesus Romero
Welterweight Saensatharn PK Saenchai vs. Kilian Gimenez
Super welterweight Sudsakorn Sor Klinmee vs. Yankuba Juwara
Super welterweight Chanajon PK Saenchai vs. Edye Ruiz
Middleweight Saiyok Pumpanmuang vs. Youssef El Hadmi

Parviz Iskenderov
Parviz Iskenderov is a Muay Thai fighter from Perth, Australia. He is a former National champion of Belarus, and also a finalist of IFMA European Cup. He is an editor and journalist at FIGHTMAG. Iskenderov is also the World Kickboxing Network (WKN) international coordinator for Australia.


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