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ONE Championship Spirit of a Warrior Kickboxing Card

ONE Championship returns on June 29th with Spirit of a Warrior live from Myanmar with yet another mixed card featuring MMA and kickboxing bouts. The One SuperSeries has provided us with some awesome kickboxing and muay thai action thus far, including a card today, with Spirit of a Warrior looking to give us yet more kickboxing action live on the ONE App (available on both Apple and Android devices). Spirit of a Warrior features three kickboxing bouts thus far, with two set for the prelims and one on the main card thus far. That is, of course, subject to change, [read more]

Lerdsilla Picks Up a Hard-Fought Decision Victory at ONE Championship Pinnacle of Power

ONE Championship headed to Macau for ONE Pinnacle of Power today, featuring a ring over a cage for the action, which made the showdown between Lerdsilla and Sok Thy’s fight all-the-more exciting. There were four ONE SuperSeries bouts featured on this card, all of which were held under traditional muay thai rules inside of the ring outside of the one kickboxing bout. Four bouts was, indeed, an increase and the action went fast throughout the night. Yukinori Ogasawara picked up a KO victory over Rui Botleho with, of all things, a pretty incredible spinning back elbow in the second round. [read more]

EM Legend 31 – Thailand Station Results

On June 16th EM Legend ran their 31st show — Thailand Station — featuring a host of fighters from Thailand in conjunction with Top King. Fan favorites like Yodwicha, Rungrawee and Yodkhunpol picked up victories for the world of muay thai in this kickboxing card. EM Legend continues to secure interesting partnerships in the fight game and puts forth entertaining cards, this one as no exception, leaving us wonders what else is in store for the future of the company. Stay tuned for more EM Legend news in the coming weeks. Suayngam Phumphanmuang (THA) defeated Arundech Pharn (THA) by KO [read more]

ONE Championship: Pinnacle of Power Set for June 23rd Featuring ONE SuperSeries Bouts

ONE Championship have only had a few events featuring the ONE SuperSeries kickboxing and muay thai bouts thus far but have produced some incredible action and buzz in the span of just a few months. On June 23rd they’ll return with another mostly-MMA card featuring a few, key ONE SuperSeries fights in Macau. As we’ve seen with prior ONE Championship events the SuperSeries will be featured prominently on the main card with two bouts to take place inside of the ONE cage, while one fight is relegated to the prelims, also in the cage. On the main card there are [read more]

WATCH: Tenshin Nasukawa and Rodtang Battle it Out From RISE.125

Tenshin Nasukawa is one of those rare talents to have captivated the world of combat sports at a young age with his undeniable skill, daring and natural aura. Throughout his relatively short career he’s scored a number of impressive knockout victories within the promotion KNOCK.OUT before heading to RIZIN FF where he’s competed not just in professional kickboxing, but also in MMA where he has a flawless record thus far, showcasing talent beyond his years as just a kickboxer and muay thai fighter. This weekend at RISE.125 he competed against Rodtang Jitmuangon, with RISE being affiliated with RIZIN, even holding [read more]

K-1 World Grand Prix Japan 2018 57.5kg Tournament Results

K-1 Japan, one of the most exciting kickboxing promotions in the world, returned this weekend with their 2018 57.5kg Championship Tournament that saw a new champion crowned in what was one of their most prestigious belts because of the former champion, Takeru, who opted to move up in weight and take on new challenges. This card saw a lot of familiar faces score some exciting victories, but was perhaps not as exciting on paper as some of this year’s incredible K-1 Japan cards. Yuta Murakoshi walked away with the K-1 Japan 57.5kg Championship after a tough night of fights culminating [read more]

Big Fights Return to Romania With Catalin Morosanu vs. Freddy Kemayo at Dynamite Fighting Show

On July 5th Romanian superstar Catalin Morosanu will, for the first time, put on his promoter’s hat for Dynamite Fighting Show in Bucharest, Romania. While Eduard Irimia is focused on taking on Hollywood, Morosanu saw a gap created in the Romanian fight game and will be pushing forward with his own series of shows to keep the always-excited Romanian fans satiated with the best kickboxing action around. Morosanu will take on career-rival Freddy Kemayo in a rubber match between the two, with each man holding a victory over the other and this being presumably the final chapter in their tale. [read more]

Artem Vakhitov vs. Danyo Ilunga to Headline GLORY 56 Denver

The summer is just starting to heat up and GLORY will look to keep their “Summer of GLORY” campaign rolling with a bang during the dog days in Denver on August 10th. The event, already announced, will now feature a GLORY Light Heavyweight Championship bout between long-reigning champion Artem Vakhitov and former It’s Showtime Light Heavyweight Champion Danyo Ilunga. Ilunga has had his ups and downs in his career, even recently considering retirement, yet he’s stuck with it and is on a two-fight win streak heading into his August clash with Vakhitov. The two last met at GLORY 25 in [read more]

Eduard Irimia Establishes SuperFilm Alongside Seasoned Producers

When the name Eduard Irimia comes to mind it’s usually for his work as a fight promoter. His vision began with the Local Kombat promotion, then extended into working with K-1 Global before he ventured further into the deep end with SuperKombat. SuperKombat came out of the gates fighting with huge 2011 events featuring some of the biggest names in the sport mixed with high-end production values. Since then SuperKombat has worked to establish Romania as one of the kickboxing meccas of the world, with Irimia having a hand in cultivating talent such as Daniel Ghita, Catalin Morosanu, Benjamin Adegbuyi, [read more]

Fight Card for MTGP 15 and KGP 9 on June 16th

UK-based muay thai and kickboxing promotion Muay Thai Grand Prix/Kickboxing Grand Prix will be holding a dual-branded card on June 16th in Athens including a four-man kickboxing tournament at 80kg, two muay thai titles on the line and the main event features the 72.5kg Kickboxing GP Championship between Meletis Kakoubavas and Mitch Farel. The event will be airing on EB-TV (https://www.eliteboxing.tv/). KGP 9 ATHENS OFFICIAL K1 FIGHTCARD 1. KLAUDIO VECANI (Pyrsos Team) vs SEVIT ZEYNALZADE (K1 GYM) K1 RULES 3X3min -80Kg WKF 4man Semi Final (1) 2. ANDREAS BIBAJ (Kritikos Team) vs GIANNIS BACHAR (Fight Mall-EFL) K1 RULES 3X3min -80Kg [read more]