Host nation Macau left their mark on the muaythai rings today, saving the best until last when one of the women’s team advanced in an exciting bout, and one of her male team-mates also moved on to the next level. Supporters organised themselves into a tight group behind the ring, and they were certainly heard.
An action-filled afternoon of amateur muaythai saw host nation Macau take a breather before a big day tomorrow, with the larger teams like Thailand and The Philippines having a successful day.
The Macau Forum hosted a fantasical opening ceremony filled with dance, music and of course sport with lots to entertain the watching athletes and fans. It was a real tribute to the hard work of the Macau Muaythai Association and partners.
The eyes of the Asian muaythai community focused on Macau today as the draw took place for the 2018 Championships! Over 30 countries with 400 athletes and officials are settled in and ready for action tomorrow.
Muaythai athletes from over thirty Asian countries are jetting into the beautiful city-state of Macau today, ready for the 2018 edition of the Asian championships.
The Asian Championships 2018 is just around the corner. Sport Director of the Federation of Asian Muaythai Amateur Ms. Azadeh Kamyabi is in Macau meeting the local organising committee, she has also confirmed the venue for the Asian Muaythai Forum.
This year Macau becomes the destination number one for Muaythai athletes and spectators in Asia as the Asian Muaythai Championships is coming to the “Las Vegas of Asia”.