Is lumpinee Stadium closing?

08/02/2020 Off By admin

Is lumpinee Stadium closing?

Having closed the doors almost twelve months ago as the COVID-19 pandemic originally spread, Lumpinee Stadium had remained and was the only stadium in Bangkok to stay closed as promotions restarted Muay Thai events in the second half of 2020.

Is boxing big in Thailand?

In a country where religion and culture are so important, boxing is intimately linked to the construction of the Thai nation. It gathers the youth around the same dream of becoming a big fighter, and sharing a joint passion. This martial art and combat sport is deeply rooted in Thai culture.

Who is the current Muay Thai champion?

” Jitmuangnon
Rodtang Wins Incredible Battle To Take ONE Flyweight Muay Thai World Title. Rodtang “The Iron Man” Jitmuangnon was declared the new ONE Flyweight Muay Thai World Champion after a bout with Jonathan “The General” Haggerty that lived up to all the hype.

Who is Heavyweight Muay Thai Champion?

Muay Thai World Champions

Title Holder Weight Class Date
Artem Levin Cruiserweight 19-12-15
Gerardo Atti Super Cruiserweight 24-04-2021
Nathan Carnage Corbett (Former) Heavyweight 14-12-2013
Yassine Boughanem Super Heavyweight 22-04-2019

Who is the most famous Thai boxer?

Thailand’s 10 Most Legendary Muay Thai Fighters

  • Samart Payakaroon. A Muay Thai legend, Samart’s prowess in the ring saw him win 4 Lumpinee belts as well as becoming a WBC world boxing champion.
  • Dieselnoi Chor Thanasukarn.
  • Saenchai.
  • Tongchai Tor Silachai.
  • Sagat Petchyindee.
  • Pud Pad Noy Worawoot.
  • Somrak Kamsing.
  • Apidej Sit-Hirun.

Who is the best Thai boxer ever?

Samart Payakaroon
Samart Payakaroon has a well deserved reputation for being the greatest Muay Thai fighter of all time. He won his first Lumpinee titles fighting at minimumweight (105 lbs) in 1980 and would go on to win Lumpinee titles as a light flyweight (108 lbs), super flyweight (115 lbs) and featherweight (126 lbs).