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Last year was by far the most successful year for King of Kings. With sixteen events in ten different countries, the European promotion was one of the busiest in the fight business. However, as they say, "Rome was not...
Muay Thai training tips Whether you are new to Muay Thai or a regular face at the gym, training mistakes are something which need to be identified, reviewed and worked on in order to improve your journey. Everyone makes mistakes... Even...
Best face sunscreens One of the best things about summer is the ability to train outdoors. While I've been in Perth over the holiday period, I have loved getting out of the gym and running by the ocean. But since...
Review of the year 2018 This year has been exciting, sometime challenging, yet very productive. Below is a quick summary from the top of the head of what has happened during the last 365 days. In February the Ultimate Fighting Championship...
HydraFacial treatment There are so many beauty treatments out there, some effective and others not so much. I'm always keen to test out new skin care offerings, so last week I tried the HydraFacial at MIRA Clinic in Perth. The HydraFacial...
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 a real thing or not. From my experience I can say it indeed exists from...
Honolulu 'Carnage' After five weeks of training camp in Newport Beach, California it was time to head to the island of Honolulu, Hawaii for the last preparation of Dustin Barca, and promotion of Bellator MMA event on December 15. On...
For many people the gym is home away from home, but what if you could bring the gym to your home? Wouldn't that be perfect? The martial art of Muay Thai is no different. You don't need to build a...
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 it. Muay Thai fighting certainly requires the first one. One can say it is impossible...
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 of becoming unarmed. Later it has become the national sport of Thailand, and once was...
Carnage Striking I finished off 2018 with two Carnage Striking Muay Thai seminars held over the past few weeks, firstly in Minneapolis and then in Seattle. It's always great to meet new people from all across the country, and now that...
Editor's blog One can say the industry of combat sports is a narrow niche. It is perhaps indeed quite far from food, health and fitness, for example, where almost everybody can relate. Nevertheless, each fighting discipline has its own fans. Whether...
When it comes to fitness 'machines', I'm always a bit skeptical. They can limit your natural range of movement, which I don't really like. I'd prefer to do pushups or bench press with free weights than use a bench...
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, which consequently makes it eight points of contact. One can say it is also arguably...
American boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. (50-0) still appears to be the most desirable opponent out there to date. His previous bout against another boxer was in September 2015 when he took a unanimous decision against Andre Berto. Before that...

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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.