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  1. YOKKAO 23/24 Weigh-in results, press and Pre-Fight Videos!

    YOKKAO 23/24 Weigh-in results, press and Pre-Fight Videos!

    The Weigh-ins for YOKKAO 23/24 went down Friday March 24th with no major issues to report. The action will be held inside the MACRON Stadium in Bolton UK, today Saturday March 25th. [caption id="attachment_3285" align="alignright" width="350"]Muay Thai UK: Jordan Watson vs Sorgraw Petchyindee YOKKAO 24 Muay Thai UK: Jordan Watson vs Sorgraw Petchyindee YOKKAO 24[/caption] YOKKAO will be bringing fight fans two events in 1 night. The fights that has the majority of Muay Thai fans talking about are the showdowns between Jordan Watson (England) vs Songraw Petchyindee (Thailand) headlining YOKKAO 23, Liam Harrison (England) vs Rayan Mekki (France), Amy Pirnie vs Dakota Ditcheva and Wuttichai YOKKAOSAENCHAIGYM vs Stephen Meleady topping off YOKKAO 24. Watson will put his 70kg YOKKAO world title on the

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  2. Two World Titles. Two Events. One night in Bolton - YOKKAO 23/24

    Two World Titles. Two Events. One night in Bolton - YOKKAO 23/24

    Two world titles. Two events. One ticket in Bolton. The smell of Thai liniment oil and the sound of pads being smashed while fighters warm up is just one of many experiences while at a show. YOKKAO 23 - 24 will be absolutely no different. YOKKAO are renown for breaking boundaries and pushing the limits of what's achievable within Muay Thai on a global level. [caption id="attachment_3243" align="alignright" width="420"]YOKKAO Muay Thai England YOKKAO Muay Thai England[/caption] YOKKAO events are the best events outside of Thailand without a shadow of a doubt; with the biggest names in the sport coming together under one roof to put on a fantastic display of technique, heart and showmanship for the spectators that travel from all over the world to be a part of a ground-breaking experience for fighters and fight fans alike.

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  3. Liam Harrison set to defend the World Title against Rayan Mekki!

    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

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  4. Tickets for YOKKAO 23 - YOKKAO 24 are on SALE!

    Tickets for YOKKAO 23 - YOKKAO 24 are on SALE!

    The Next YOKKAO event in UK will take place Saturday, March 25th, 2017 once again at the Macron Stadium in Bolton. The night of YOKKAO 23 and YOKKAO 24 will host two events in one night at the price of only one ticket, featuring some of the greatest superstars Muay Thai has to offer. Liam Harrison, Jordan Watson and Manachai YOKKASAENCHAIGYM have already been confirmed to fight. Due to the overwhellming demand from our fans tickets are going on sale NOW! Don’t forget that our last 4 previous events were completely SOLD OUT. Don’t miss this opportunity to attend and witness the most prestigious and in demand Muay Thai promotion outside of Thailand. Tickets on sale at http://www.yokkao.com/yokkao-23-24-tickets/

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  5. YOKKAO 19 - YOKKAO 20: The Real Deal For Muay Thai!

    YOKKAO 19 - YOKKAO 20: The Real Deal For Muay Thai!

    Saturday, October 8th, 2016 the night of the sold out YOKKAO 19 and YOKKAO 20 took place once again at the famous Macron Stadium in Bolton. [caption id="attachment_2843" align="alignright" width="400"]YOKKAO 19 - YOKKAO 20 SOLD OUT YOKKAO 19 - YOKKAO 20 SOLD OUT[/caption] Coming from all parts of England & Europe the attendants described the night as "The Real Deal for Muay Thai". At the 20th event, YOKKAO established not only itself as the Premiere Muay Thai Promotion outside of Thailand, but set the country of England and their fighters at the pinnacle of Muay Thai. A pure dedication result made by the YOKKAO promoters Brian Calder, Stefania Picelli, the YOKKAO Team, trainers, fighters and fans of Muay Thai who gave their best to yet again write a page in the annals of Muay Thai

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  6. YOKKAO 19 - YOKKAO 20 Quick Results

    YOKKAO 19 - YOKKAO 20 Quick Results

    Quick results of the sold out YOKKKAO 19, YOKKAO 20 which took place Saturday, October 8th at the Macron Stadium in Bolton  (England). ** Supershowdown presents YOKKAO 20 results ** [caption id="attachment_2836" align="alignright" width="300"]YOKKAO 20: Jordan Watson vs Ben Hodge YOKKAO 20: Jordan Watson vs Ben Hodge[/caption] England (YOKKAO Fight Team) vs England (YOKKAO UK Ranking -70kg) Jordan Watson won by points vs. Ben Hodge Thailand (YOKKAO Fight Team) vs England -63kg Manachai YOKKAOSAenchaiGym won by points vs. Panicos Yusuf YOKKAO UK Ranking -70kg Jake Purdy won by points vs. Brad Stanton (fight set at 69kg) YOKKAO Next Generation -50kg Amy Pirnie won by TKO (round 2) vs. Ludivine Lasnier YOKKAO UK Ranking -65kg Nathan Bendon lost by points vs. Jack Kennedy YOKKAO

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  7. YOKKAO 19 - YOKKAO 20 Weigh-in Results and Video

    YOKKAO 19 - YOKKAO 20 Weigh-in Results and Video

    YOKKAO 19 and YOKKAO 20 weigh-in took place yesterday October 7th 2016 at Mezzanine Macron Stadium in Bolton. Amy Pirnie's opponent changed with Ludivine Lasnier due to Dakota's injury. *** YOKKAO 20 Weigh-in results *** England (YOKKAO Fight Team) vs England (YOKKAO UK Ranking -70kg) Jordan Watson 68.70 kg vs. Ben Hodge 70.30 kg Thailand (YOKKAO Fight Team) vs England -63kg Manachai YOKKAOSaenchaiGym 62.80 kg vs. Panicos Yusuf 62.10 kg YOKKAO UK Ranking -70kg Jake Purdy 68.80 kg vs. Brad Stanton 69.10 kg (fight set at 69kg) YOKKAO Next Generation -50kg Amy Pirnie 49.90 kg vs. Ludivine Lasnier YOKKAO UK Ranking -65kg Nathan Bendon 65.50 kg vs. Jack Kennedy 65.30 kg YOKKAO UK vs Spain -61.5kg Myk Estlick 60.40 kg vs. Carlos Campos 61.40 kg *** YOKKAO 19 Weigh-in results *** England vs France -66.5kg Liam Harrison 66 kg vs Fabio Pinca 65.60 kg YOKKAO UK Ranking -72,5kg Chris Shaw

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  8. World Class Muay Thai Action Hits Bolton with YOKKAO!

    World Class Muay Thai Action Hits Bolton with YOKKAO!

    Saturday October 8th, the city of Bolton, Manchester UK will be the site of not one, but 2 action packed Muay Thai events: YOKKAO 19 & 20 which will take place at the Macron Stadium featuring some of the best Muay Thai fighters in the world. Muay Thai Fans from all Europe, who secured their tickets months ago, are flying into Manchester to watch live one of the most anticipated fights ever between the YOKKAO World Champion -65kg Liam Harrison and Fabio Pinca, one of the strongest Muay Thai fighters to date. While Europe is moving to Manchester, another huge fight is captivating the entire UK Muay Thai fan bases attention: the YOKKAO World Champion Jordan Watson will fight against Ben Hodge for one of the biggest domestic fights of the year. From Thailand, the YOKKAO's Fight Team newest young Muay Thai phenom Manachai, coming off a recent 2nd place finish at the prestigious Toyota Marathon in Thailand, at the age of only 19yrs old is headed to UK to seal his name into the International

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  9. Tetsuya Yamato challenges Liam Harrison on IG for a rematch!

    Tetsuya Yamato challenges Liam Harrison on IG for a rematch!

    Yesterday in an unexpected surprise, Japan’s Tetsuya Yamato posted a new video on both IG and facebook, challenging the YOKKAO World Champion Liam Harrison for a rematch in his home country of England. Yamato and his team still refuse to accept their defeat at YOKKAO 17 in Bolton and want a chance to get revenge. It looks like Liam, in the video comments, has happily accepted Yamato’s challenge with a simple response of “anytime”! What are your thoughts on this challenge? Who will walk away with the W the second time around? To see the rest of the online exchange between these two amazing fighters click below and check out the Instagram video of Tetsuya tossing out this direct and personal challenge. For even more action and to see why Tetsuya wants revenge, watch the action packed, full fight for the YOKKAO World Title on Youtube where the comments from the fans went viral! As always your opinions, insight and comments are much appreciated.

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  10. YOKKAO 17-18: The Blend of Energy!

    YOKKAO 17-18: The Blend of Energy!

    YOKKAO 17 and YOKKAO 18 took place on Saturday March 19th at the Macron Stadium in Bolton with another completely sold out arena. A successful night that wrote yet another historic page in Muay Thai history. [caption id="attachment_2320" align="alignright" width="350"]YOKKAO 17 - YOKKAO 18 Macron Stadium (England) YOKKAO 17 - YOKKAO 18 Macron Stadium (England)[/caption]   A blend of energies made from motivation, progress, self-confidence and achievements that exploded in the newly canvassed yellow ring of the YOKKAO brand leaving Muay Thai fans breathless the entire night. The evening began with the "YOKKAO Next Generation" development project, the new global initiative designed to introduce a broad spectrum of fighters to Yokkao events in order to discover new Muay Thai talents. On the spot in 6 fights, Artur

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