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  1. Manachai Featured on Fox Sports Asia

    Manachai Featured on Fox Sports Asia

    YOKKAO young talent, Manachai has made it into the spotlight again. Sports media giant, Fox Sports Asia recently featured the star on their Facebook page which sees over 2 million followers. The video clip shows him preparing for the coming appearance at All Star Fight 5 in Prague. Thunderous cracks of his hard kicks meeting the heavy bag echo throughout the YOKKAO Training Center Bangkok. The Muay Thai phenom is definitely looking ready and raring to go. At 21 years of age, Manachai has been one of the most prominent Thai fighters in the Muay Thai scene of the moment. After his formative years at the renowed Kiatmoo9 camp, the Buriram-born fighter was acquired in 2016 by YOKKAO. His unrelenting, hard-hitting style has quickly gained a large following in a short amount of time. In the past year, his Instagram account has seen a three-fold increase in followers that recently crossed the 70k mark. Young, strong and hungry, Manachai always pushes himself to the limits as he learns from

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  2. Manachai Accepts 66kg Against Trujillo at All Star Fight 5

    Manachai Accepts 66kg Against Trujillo at All Star Fight 5

    The official card is out for All Star Fight 5 that is confirmed to take place in Prague on 6th July. Like the previous editions, the coming event is set to feature  the best fighters from Thailand, host country Czech Republic and around the world. Making his fourth appearance for the event will be YOKKAO’s own fight star, Manachai. Other than the event’s leading man, Buakaw Banchamek, Manachai is now the promotion’s most regular name on the cards. The Thai star has won all 3 of his bouts on All Star Fight and will certainly look to further his record. Manachai will take on Spanish fighter, Nauzet Trujillo. Trujillo fights out of Spain’s Peleador del Shoothon Gym and has competed in Europe and Thailand. His notable wins include a stunning KO victory over well-known UK fighter, Reece McAllister in 2016. YOKKAO management is receiving daily requests for Manachai fights from Thailand to USA, with everyone asking for a weight advantage. The coming fight

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  3. Breaking News: Manachai Joins Buakaw for All Star Fight 5 in Prague!

    Breaking News: Manachai Joins Buakaw for All Star Fight 5 in Prague!

    After a tremendous success with All Star Fight 4 in Hong Kong on 21st May, the promotion has just confirmed a date for its next event. All Star Fight 5 will take place on 6th July in the Golden City of Prague, Czech Republic. This will be the event’s first show in Europe and the promotion team has lined up some big names. Besides top fighters from the region, All Star Fight 5 will once again be headlined by its leading man, Buakaw Banchamek. Joining the Muay Thai icon will be kickboxing star, Superbon Banchamek, as well as YOKKAO’s very own young talent, Manachai. Manachai has appeared on 3 of the 4 All Star Fight shows to date and taking home the victory each time. He has gone all out on every single occasion he stepped into the ring and never fails to entertain the crowds. The YOKKAO star has racked up a series of wins around the world over the past year in Italy, Hong Kong and back home in Thailand. He will now look to leave his victorious footprints on the soils of

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  4. Manachai Wins in Convincing Fashion at All Star Fight 4

    Manachai Wins in Convincing Fashion at All Star Fight 4

    All Star Fight got off on a grand note for its first international event last night at the Kowloon International Trade and Exhibition Centre in Hong Kong. The event hall was packed to maximum capacity as fans from Hong Kong and around the region arrived to witness some of the world’s best fighters in the ring. The Muay Thai action was unrelenting with back-to-back bouts, leaving audience with no time to breathe. The rousing atmosphere soon reached its peak as competitors put up stunning performances one after the other. YOKKAO fighter, Manachai was up for bout number 5 on the main card. After a stellar performance at YOKKAO 26 in Hong Kong last September, Manachai has gained a solid reputation among the local fight fans. The young fight star was beaming with confidence as he looked to spark off another winning streak. Canadian fighter, Abdou Haddad was no pushover and it was clear from the start. Both fighters looked for the finish from the get go, throwing vicious elbows

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  5. Buakaw and Manachai Ready for War!

    Buakaw and Manachai Ready for War!

    For it's first international promotion outside of Thailand, the All Star Fight events team has picked none other than the dynamic city of Hong Kong - home of martial arts icon, Bruce Lee. Local fight fans are in for a treat on 21st May: 7 exciting match-ups are lined up for the main card, showcasing the best fighters from around the world. The event will be also broadcast live in 208 countries.

    Just one more day to fight night and the weigh-ins for all the competitors have been completed this afternoon. After a last day of weight-cutting, Manachai and opponent Abdou Haddad both cleared the weight limit coming in

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  6. Buakaw and Manachai Arrive in Hong Kong!

    Buakaw and Manachai Arrive in Hong Kong!

    The stage is set and the stars of the All Star Fight 4 have arrived in Hong Kong for a night of pure Muay Thai action. Just 2 days away, the event will take place Kowloon International Trade and Exhibition Centre on 21st May, kicking off at 19:30 local time. YOKKAO representative, Manachai touched down in the metropolitan city today with his trainer, Kru Petchdam. They join Buakaw Banchamek and the entire Banchamek camp entourage, along with the other fighters on the spectacular card. For those who have just tuned in, Manachai is set to face Canadian fighter, Abdou Haddad in a fight at 66 kg. The YOKKAO fighter had his undefeated-run reset in Southampton last month and will now look to fire off another winning streak. The main event will see All Star Fight’s leading man, Buakaw squaring off against Victor Nagbe. The 2 last met in 2014 with Buakaw taking home the win via unanimous decision. The 24-year-old Australian is an aggressive fighter who will be hoping to even the

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  7. Check Out Manachai’s Wikipedia Page

    Check Out Manachai’s Wikipedia Page

    YOKKAO’s brightest young fight star, Manachai arrived at the camp in April of 2016. Under the tutelage of coaches Kru Petchdam and Kru Manop, as well as mentorship by legends Saenchai and Singdam, the young prospect has gone on to become one of the most exciting fighters in the global Muay Thai scene. Manachai spent his formative years at the renowned Kiatmoo9 camp. The Buriram camp has also given Muay Thai many of its champions such as Singdam, Superlek and Rungnarai. With a strong foundation, the move to YOKKAO propelled him onto the international stage with wider exposure than he could have imagined. At 21 years of age, Manachai is well-known for his technical style and destructive kicks. He never fails to go all out for every of his matches, and fans are drawn to his entertaining fighting style. The hardworking fighter gives it all during training and his results from the past year shows. The YOKKAO star went on an amazing 10-fight winning streak before it got concluded

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  8. Full Fight Card Released for All Star Fight 4

    Full Fight Card Released for All Star Fight 4

    The highly-anticipated All Star Fight 4 is all set for action. The event is set to take place the Kowloon International Trade and Exhibition Centre in Hong Kong on 21 May, the same venue as last year's YOKKAO 25 - 26. This will be the first stop that the promotion has planned in a series of international events for the year. It is thus apt that All Star Fight has picked Hong Kong as its first stop. The metropolitan city is famous for being the home of martial arts' greatest legend, Bruce Lee. Headlining the show will be none other than Buakaw Banchamek, the heart and soul of the promotion. He will face Australian-Liberian fighter, Victor Nagbe. This will not be the first meeting between the two ferocious strikers, with Buakaw holding a win over Victor for their fight in 2014. In another notable match-up, YOKKAO fighter, Manachai takes on Abdou Haddad from Canada. It is interesting to note that both Victor Nagbe and Abdou Haddad have faced off and taken the loss against Saenchai

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  9. Breaking News: All Star Fight Unveils Dream Team For 2018!

    Breaking News: All Star Fight Unveils Dream Team For 2018!

    Launched in 20 August last year, All Star Fight has risen to be one of the most popular event series in Thailand. The promotion has long set its sights on the rest of the world. Beginning with All Star Fight 4 in Hong Kong on 21st May, the team has lined up a whole year of events in different parts of the world. In support of the world tour, All Star Fight has unveiled a dream team of legendary and champion fighters who will be making appearances in the shows. At the heart of each show will be none other than Muay Thai superstar, Buakaw Banchamek. Other famous fighters who have signed up for the events include fellow legend Yodsanklai Fairtex, Buakaw’s protégé Superbon Banchamek, YOKKAO’s very own young star, Manachai, elite stadium fighter Seksan Or Kwanmuang, and multi time world champion Jomthong Chuwattana. The lineup is truly a dream come true for Muay Thai fans around the world! With superstar Buakaw as the promoter, All Star Fight has been creating

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  10. Breaking News: Manachai Back on All Star Fight May 21st in Hong Kong!

    Breaking News: Manachai Back on All Star Fight May 21st in Hong Kong!

    Muay Thai Superstar, Buakaw Banchamek’s All Star Fight promotion is back on 30th April after a 7-month hiatus. The third edition of the series will be held in Bangkok once again with a top-notch fight card as before. The promotion team is hot on the heels and has already announced All-Star Fight 4 which is set to take place on 21st May in Hong Kong. After stellar performances in the first 2 shows, YOKKAO’s own star fighter, Manachai is now confirmed for his third appearance. All Star Fight 4 will not be Manachai’s first appearance in the dynamic city of Hong Kong. Just last September, the young talent delivered a solid and convincing win over his opponent at YOKKAO 26 in front of the Hong Kong fans. For the major part of the past year, Manachai clocked an undefeated streak with 10 back-to-back wins including 5 via knockouts. The YOKKAO phenom has racked up victories against elite Thai fighters and the best foreign fighters alike. Manachai’s journey to the top

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