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Jordan Watson – Muay Thai tutorial

Jordan Watson – Muay Thai tutorial
Jordan Watson, the current YOKKAO 70kg world champion, took the time to conduct a tutorial with MTBUK and we have it here for your viewing pleasure. He recently took the win over Ben Hodge at YOKKAO 20, and we are looking to use some of his techniques in the tutorial that he did for us here at MTBUK. He talks... Read More

YOKKAO 19 & 20 – Results and Video

YOKKAO 19 & 20 – Results and Video
So with the dust now settling on YOKKAO 19 & 20 and what can only be described as ‘a huge success,’ ‘a night that will not be forgotten,’ Brian Calder and the team have yet again smashed all of our expectations! I spent my time there as a spectator, not as a reporter and I took great pleasure in just... Read More

YOKKAO, interview and discount from Brad Stanton

YOKKAO, interview and discount from Brad Stanton
Brad offers 25% discount card for buying tickets for YOKKAO from him! Brad Stanton has been making waves on the UK Muay Thai scene for some time now. We at MTBUK have been follow along his promising career for a little while now and he has gone from strength to strength! I am writing this as a two part article really,... Read More

YOKKAO is looming – Who’s your money on?

YOKKAO is looming – Who’s your money on?
YOKKAO is only 3 weeks away now! With October 8th drawing closer and closer one of the biggest shows of Muay Thai in the UK, YOKKAO 19&20, is set to blow the roof off the Macron Stadium in Bolton. With many of the fights now announced for YOKKAO 19&20 there is a buzz about social media with fighters and fans alike... Read More

Thai Fight Results from the 02 in London is a hit

Thai Fight Results from the 02 in London is a hit
Thai fight Results! So here all the Thai Fight results from today at the 02 arena in London. As all fight fans will be pleased to know a sold out 02 arena was home to some of the best fighters the UK has to offer against some incredibly tough Thai and French opponents. Facebook was on fire with updates from... Read More

Keith McLachlan fights for WBC World Title

Keith McLachlan fights for WBC World Title
Keith McLachlan heads to Tokyo for a WBC World title fight Keith McLachlan is already WBC British, European and International champion and now he is looking for the fourth green strap around his waist, the WBC World title, which would mean he has managed to complete the collection and will have achieved world domination. Keith was awarded Thai Fighter UK 'fighter of... Read More

The Tankō Main Event 14th May

The Tankō Main Event 14th May
The Tankō Main Event Preview A preview for The Tankō Main Event 14th May 2016 The Tankō Main Event: There is talking happening within the UK Muay Thai scene about the upcoming event, I'd even go so far to say that people from all over the world are looking forward to next weekend. MTBUK will be there covering the event,... Read More

John Wayne Parr to fight on MTGP 5

John Wayne Parr to fight on MTGP 5
So there is something special going down in June of this year. John Wayne Parr will be hitting our shores to fight on the MTGP show at the O2 arena against the Greece’s best Pavlos Kaponis in a full Muay Thai rule bout at 74kg. Now to put this into perspective for those who might not know who John Wayne... Read More

The importance of Shadow Boxing

The importance of Shadow Boxing
Shadow boxing is an essential part of anyone's training in Muay Thai or other combat sport. It allows the trainee to put into practice the things they have learned recently and take the time to process movements, counters, attacks all while not in a situation where you are in danger. The beauty of shadow boxing, is that, it can be... Read More