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Muay Thai Fight Ends When Opponent and Ref Get Knocked Out at Same Time

The ref stepped in to intervene in a MAX Muay Thai event between Gou Dakui and Super X Sitsontidech, and got more than he bargained for.


After Overcoming Poverty, Muay Thai Prodigy Loma Lookboonmee Sets Sights on MMA

The Isaan native will soon fight for the first time in the United States. Can she pave the way for future Thai nationals in MMA?


After a Month of Mourning, Muay Thai Returns to Thailand

The month-long ban on gambling in honor of the death of H.M. King Bhumibol Adulyadej has ended and the Muay Thai community can get back to business.


Youth Muay Thai Shows Promise at World Championship, But U.S. Still Lags Behind

Jet Benjaminson is one of the best young fighters the U.S. has to offer, and he still struggled against the competition at the International Federation of Muaythai Amateur Championship.


Pud Pad Noy Worawoot: The “Golden Leg” of Muay Thai

Feted by kings and statesman, from 1970 to 1975 Pud Pad Noy was the multi-weight daddy of the Muay Thai ring.


Meet the Mayweather vs. McGregor of Muay Thai

Out of shape and over weight but still pulling a side bet of 500,000 Baht, golden era legends Orono and Rotnarong are returning to the ring.


Cutting Weight with Yothin FA Group

We followed one of Muay Thai's rising stars as he prepares to make weight in Northern Bangkok.


The Swedish Ramon Dekkers Is Making the Rounds in Thailand

Nicknames in Thailand's Muay Thai community are given only to a special few. Meet the Swedish fighter who earned his.


4 Minutes, 5 Million Baht: Lumpini's First Ever 'No-Rules' Fight

With over a million Baht in ticket sales, and 300,000 Baht donated to street kids, it doesn't really matter if you agree with the fight or not. It happened.


The Legend of the Fighting Dutchmen

Kaman. Dekkers. Aerts. Dutch kick fighters are in a league of their own. But who was the best of the bunch?


The Grind, The Dream: Yothin FA Group

Breaking a 13-fight win streak at Rajadamnern only means one thing: keep fighting.


Farewell to the Super Computer of Muay Thai

Plagued by injury, Yodsanklai Fairtex throws in the towel on a glittering career. Or has he?