In pro action:
- At Kunlun Fights in China, Shevchenko Valentina defeated Ablavi Bassinah by decision (You can watch the fight here.)
- In France in a K-1 bout, Amel Dehby def. Marisa Pires by points
- Carleigh Crawford def. Sindy Maricic in Australia
- In Thailand, Natasha Sky def. Moddang by points
In an amateur Muay Thai card in Colorado at Just Bang 8 this past weekend:
- Larrisa Herrera def. Amanda Komoczi by unaimous decision after an extention round (90)
- Kaycee Stanton def. Emily Burns by split decsion (115)
- Nicole Bushman and Megan Decker fight to a draw (160)
- Jennica Gleed def. Kari Brunner by unanimous decision (115)
Tiffany VanSoest is looking to gain her first Enfusion world title as she takes on Denise Kielholtz November 23 in Holland. Kielholtz is the current 57 kg champion and has a 36-2 Muay Thai record. VanSoest (10-1-1) is coming off back to back wins.
Here are the first round matches, which were fought in September (results pending):
- Iman Barlow (Eng) v Samantha van Doorn (Nl)
- Sammy-Lee Brown (Aus) v Marina Zueva (Rus)
- Ashley Nichols (Canada) v Lizzie Largilliere (Fr)
- Anissa Meksen (Fr) v Johanna Rydberg (Swe)
The International Federation of Muay Thai Amateurs have joined with the United Nations in its campaign to end violence against women.
During the European Championships in Krakow, Poland this past week, member countries wore orange in solidarity of the campaign.
- At Fight for Glory III in Switzerland October 11, Daniella Elteto takes on Magali Foroni for the
63.5kg WKU Thai Boxing World title
- Jazmine Gallate faces Steph Glew October 12th Octoberin Perth, Australia at Epic 12 ‘Jacked’
- At Friday Night Fights in New York, NY, Kit Fung battles Regan Gowing October 17. The fight will stream for free on Fridaynightfights.com.
- October 18th in Germany, Kg Meryem Uslu fights Samantha Van Doorn
- In London, England October 19, Christi Brereton faces Soraya Bucherie