Liam Harrison set to defend the World Title against Rayan Mekki!
Official: Liam Harrison will defend the YOKKAO 65kg World Title against the Frenchnem Rayan Mekki. Rayan Mekki, 19 years old, is one of the most talented youngsters to represent France's Team Nasser-K. He started Muay Thai at the age of 13 collecting 36 fights, 31 wins with 10 of those wins coming from KOs. [caption id="attachment_3171" align="alignright" width="350"]Liam Harrison at YOKKAO 17 Liam Harrison at YOKKAO 17[/caption] Currently the European WMC Champion, Mekki has racked up 13 consecutive victories and managed to impose his winning ways on more experienced and recognized fighters on the Muay Thai circuit, like the Thai Champion SIRIMONGKOL and PONGSAGLEK and lastly the his fellow countrymen Vang MOUA. The upcoming fight versus the YOKKAO World Title holder Liam Harrison will be clearly the most challenging of his young career, but nevertheless, Team Nasser remains supremely confident of his abilities in the ring. Liam Harrison, the current YOKKAO 65kg World Champion, is without a doubt, the man to beat. After becoming the YOKKAO World Champion via his victory over Japanese Tetuya Yamato, Harrison has never step back from a new challenger and can't wait to be back on the ring. Save the date: YOKKAO 23-24, March 25th 2017, 2 events in 1 night for the price of 1 ticket. Don’t miss this opportunity to attend the most in demand and prestigious Muay Thai event to take place outside of Thailand. Tickets on sale at: www.yokkao.com/news/tickets-yokkao-23-yokkao-24-sale/ VIDEO YOKKAO 17 World Title: Liam Harrison vs Tetsuya Yamato https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l84SbiATpFo&t=913s