After the first half of the Junior Finals had taken place, the President of the Turkish Muaythai Federation, Mr. Halil Durna, opened the Medal Ceremony under a hail of confetti. The medal ceremonies for the Male Kids category took place, followed by the second half of the Junior Finals.
Day 5 of the Kids and Juniors World Championships saw the finals in the Male and Female divisions. The crowds were particularly lively as countries and teams cheered for their favourites.
Day 5 saw two favourites from the Thai team sent home. In the 67kg division, Belarusian super star, Andrei Kulebin sent home Dee Teerapong and in the 71kg division, Kem (Pakcotakang Surasak) went home after an incredible upset by Vital Hurkou, also from Belarus. However, Thailand has still made their way to the finals in […]
In one of the most anticipated fights between the Thai champion and winner of Thai Fight Kem (Pakcotakang Surasak), and Vital Hurkou of Belarus, one of the biggest upsets of the day took place. It was a competition which showed that Muaythai truly is an international sport.
Day 5 of the IFMA World Championships will be the day to determine who is going for gold. There are so many world class fighters entering the ring today, that TV stations are fighting one another to know what rings will be telecast at what times. Some of the competitions featured will be Andrei Kulebin […]