Come the day of 18th February, a massive fight of epic proportions is set to erupt. Manachai YOKKAOSaenchaiGym will go head to head against Pongsiri PKSaenchaiGym in the battle for the Channel 7 title 147lbs.
First up, Pongsiri hails from none other than the renowned PK Saenchai Gym, arguably one of the top Muay Thai camp in the whole of Thailand. The prolific fighter is a regular on the elite stadium circuit and has held welterweight championship titles from Lumpinee as well as Channel 7 in his illustrious career. There is no doubt that this will be one of the toughest challenges for Manachai since joining the YOKKAO Fight Team.
Manachai himself is a former number one at Lumpinee stadium and he has seen and faced nothing less than the very best fighters in Thailand. He remains unfazed by the coming challenge at Channel 7 stadium. Manachai has been tearing up opponents in the ring with a series of back-to-back victories all around the world. His stellar performance of late includes wins in Lumpinee stadium, Hong Kong and most recently in his Italian debut. It is all or nothing for the young YOKKAO stalwart as he fights for glory and will stop at nothing until he reaches the top of the game.
For fans unfamiliar with the elite Thailand fight scene, Channel 7 Stadium is among the top 3 most important Muay Thai arenas in the country. The Channel 7 belts are distinguished accolades that are highly-valued by Thai fighters and always fiercely battled over. This welterweight title bout between the two young titans is certain to be one of the most exciting match-ups of the year.
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for the lead up to battle day at Channel 7 stadium. For fans who are in Bangkok during the period, admission to Channel 7 fights is free. Stay tuned for more information.