Posted: December 12, 2019|||
YOKKAO 45 - 46 is just six weeks away from a night of high-octane action at the PalaRuffini Arena in Turin, Italy. Another exciting bout has just been confirmed for the show and will pit comeback kid, Manachai against Italy’s Pasquale Amoroso.
After a smashing KO performance at the recent YOKKAO Fight Night in Bologna, Manachai is ready for his next fight appearance. He is a man on a mission following a 2-month hiatus and will look to make the climb up the elite circuit once again. This is set to be Manachai’s fifth fight in Italy where he will bring his hard-hitting style to entertain the local fans.
Taking on Manachai at YOKKAO 46 is Pasquale Amoroso. He is a WMO European champion and Italian champion who has competed on notable promotions in Thailand including the renowned Lumpinee stadium. Fighting out of Saviano’s (Naples) Vivenzio Muay Thai Gym, we expect Amoroso to go a
Posted: December 10, 2019|||
The fight card is stacking up for YOKKAO 45-46 which is set to take place in Turin, Italy on 25 January 2020. Another sizzling bout has been confirmed for the co-headliner and features multi-time champion, Singdam who will take on Italian fighter, Christian Zahe.
Back by popular demand, Singdam will be making his third Italian fight appearance at YOKKAO 45 following a recent win in Bologna against Cristian Faustino. The Thai legend delivered one of the most memorable comebacks when he fought and won against french fighter Jeremy Payet on YOKKAO 35. With a record of 344 fights and 276 wins to his name, Singdam is on a winning streak since last October and will look to stretch it further when he faces Zahe in the ring.
Zahe is a prominent and experienced competitor on the European circuit who has also fought
Posted: December 03, 2019|||
The inaugural YOKKAO Fight Night was held last Saturday in Bologna, Italy to a great reception. A total of 19 bouts were on display including 14 Next Generation matches on the undercard. Fans were treated to an evening of back-to-back Muay Thai action in a card headlined by multi-time champion, Singdam who faced Italian fighter, Cristian Faustino.
Singdam and Faustino went toe-to-toe in a five-round thriller that had the audience at the edge of their seats. The Thai legend put on a clinic against his opponent, outscoring with big kicks and punctuating with a few elbows. Despite a cut in round three and taking the eventual loss, Faustino put up yet another outstanding performance to the respect of his opponent and the home crowd.
In another highly-anticipated bout on the card, Manachai returned to the ring in his comeback fight against local fighter, Alessio D’Angelo in the co-headliner. This was an important fight for Manachai who had to
Posted: November 29, 2019|||
Matchmaking is heating up and the first fight for YOKKAO 45 has just been confirmed. Making their way to the PalaRuffini arena on 25 January 2020 are two young, technical fighters: Yodchai from the YOKKAO Fight Team will take on Italy's Alessandro Sara in a lightweight face-off.
The coming bout will be a rematch between the two who last fought at the renowned Lumpinee stadium earlier this August. Sara took the win that night by points after a 5-round battle, a result he will be looking to replicate in Turin. The young Italian fighter trains out of Petchrungruang Gym in Pattaya and is a regular on the stadium circuit in Thailand. Returning to Italy on 25 January and making his second appearance for our promotion, he will have the home crowd behind him at YOKKAO 45 when he clashes again with Yodchai.
After a sensational elbow KO victory at our October show in the UK, Yodchai is
Posted: November 27, 2019|||
It’s exactly 2 more months to YOKKAO 45-46 which is set to take place in Turin, Italy on 25 January 2020. Our flagship event series will make its way back to the PalaRuffini Arena with an evening of top Muay Thai action installed. The first bout for the double event has been confirmed and will feature the headlining act starring Saenchai vs Shan Cangelosi from Italy.
The main event will mark the second meeting between the pair. Saenchai and Cangelosi first crossed paths in the ring at the PalaRuffini Arena back in 2017. The Italian fighter went the distance for three hard rounds against the Thai living legend with the latter bagging an away-win via unanimous decision.
Fighting out of Genoa’s Sanpayak Gym, Cangelosi is a respected Muay Thai and kickboxing fighter on his own terms. He has fought in the elite stadiums of Lumpinee and Rajadamnern and recently bested famed American Nak
Posted: November 04, 2019|||
Taking place in Turin, Italy on 26 January 2020, the date is set for YOKKAO 45-46 and matchmaking is officially underway. Organized in partnership with Thai Boxe Mania promoter, Carlo Barbuto, the double event will be held once again at the PalaRuffini arena.
YOKKAO 35-36 saw about 5000 fans turning up at the Turin arena earlier in January this year with a stellar cast of Muay Thai stars assembled for the show. The event went down as one of the most dramatic and memorable nights that kept our audience at the edge of the seats.
After months of planning, we are set to kick off 2020 with a massive, star-studded card at YOKKAO 45-46. Headlining the double event will be none other than Muay Thai living legend, Saenchai who is considered by many to be the greatest Thai boxer of all time. He will be joined by multitime Muay Thai world champion and legend, Singdam; YOKKAO fan-favorites, M
Posted: October 21, 2019|||
As announced earlier, Spencer has pulled out from YOKKAO Fight Night Bologna due to a suspected traumatic brain injury. The young fighter has ceased all training and is now undergoing further tests and recovery treatment until all symptoms are fully cleared.
Stepping in to face Italian fighter, Alessio D’Angelo in Bologna in place of Spencer will be none other than fellow teammate, Manachai. The former world champion took a hiatus since August and recently returned to the camp where he has resumed his training.
Manachai underwent a tough period over the last few months with the passing of his father. After an impressive run of undefeated performance in the last two years, Manachai took a stumble this year with two losses out of his three fight appearances. With six weeks left to Fight Night, training has picked up at top gear where he will look to make a statement with his ant
Posted: October 07, 2019|||
Another headlining act has been confirmed for YOKKAO Fight Night Bologna that will place on 30 November. In the co-main event will be Spencer from the YOKKAO Fight Team, taking on Italian fighter, Alessio D’Angelo.
The coming fight marks Spencer’s return to the ring since his memorable performance at Dublin’s YOKKAO 41 in July. The Scotsman had been out of training having just completed a recent 3-week seminar tour with Saenchai in the USA. Never one to shy away from challenges, Spencer has picked up the tempo back at the gym and will take on former WMC world champion, D’Angelo a in the coming coheadliner.
Making his YOKKAO debut at Bologna, D’Angelo comes with over 10 years of professional experience under both Muay Thai and K1 rules. The Italian fighter has competed on top promotions such as Max Muay Thai, Thai Fight and Glory Kickboxing. D’Angelo also counts himself among those
Posted: September 19, 2019|||
A new event series is set to launch on 30 November in Bologna, Italy. YOKKAO Fight Night will showcase top Muay Thai athletes and the inaugural show will be headlined by the newly-crowned WBC Diamond champion, Singdam who takes on Italian rising star, Cristian Faustino.
Faustino is arguably the most prominent Italian fighter on our promotions at the moment, having taken on headline roles in his last three YOKKAO outings. He went the distance against living legend, Saenchai at YOKKAO 36 earlier this year and put on an acclaimed performance when he faced UK legend, Liam Harrison at the recent YOKKAO 41 in Dublin. Faustino will leave no stone unturned in his quest to the top as he takes on another Muay Thai legend.
Fresh off his monumental victory in Dublin, Singdam is ready to step back into the ring for yet another challenge in his illustrious career. The multi-time world champion
Posted: June 03, 2019|||
After the immense success of YOKKAO 35 - 36, we are pleased to officially announce that YOKKAO 45 - 46 will return to Turin, Italy on 25 January 2020. The double event will be held once again at the Palaruffini multi-purpose indoor arena.
YOKKAO 35 - 36 saw a sold-out venue with nearly 5000 fight fans congregating from Italy and around the region. The stacked card starred many of the biggest names in Muay Thai including Singdam, Manachai, Yodchai, Spencer, Liam Harrison and living legend, Saenchai.
Organized in partnership with Thai Boxe Mania promoter, Carlo Barbuto, YOKKAO 45 - 46 continues in its mission to promote Muay Thai in the region and providing a platform for local fighters to prove themselves against the best in the sport.
Come 25 January 202, fans can once again expect a whole evening of Muay Thai action from the country’s best alongside top athletes f