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Muay Thai

Muay Thai
Muay Thai brought to you by The Best Fighters dot com.  Muay Thai (MMA) provides a list of martial arts found in professional fighting.  Muay Thai is a martial art focused on the striking side of things.  Muay Thai is also known as Thai boxing, Thai kickboxing, Tharshanning.  Some Famous Muay Thai Fighters include Remy Bonjasky, Anderson Silva, Peter Aerts, Ernesto Hoost, Jerome Le Banner and more.  So enjoy your visit at Muay Thai.

Muay Thai

What is Muay Thai?

Muay Thai is a combat sport of muay martial arts from Thailand.  Muay Thai is based on striking and clinching techniques.  Muay Thai is made up of fists, elbows, knees, shins and feet.  Muay Thai is governed by the International Federation of Muaythai Amateur and the World Muay Thai Council for professional leagues.

Top 5 Muay Thai Gyms

Top 5 Muay Thai Fighters

Top 5 Muay Thai Links

  1. Tiger Muay Thai
    (Phuket, Thailand)
  2. Kalsamrit Muay Thai
    (Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada)
  3. Kaewsamrit Muay Thai
    (Bangkok, Thailand)
  4. Rawai Muay Thai
    (Phuket, Thailand)
  5. Horizon Muay Thai
    (Koh Phangan, Thailand)
  1. Anderson Silva
  2. Ernesto Hoost
  3. Remy Bonjasky
  4. Peter Aerts
  5. Jérôme Le Banner
  1. World Muaythai Council
  2. International Federation of Muaythai Amateur
  3. WBC Muay Thai UK
  4. TBA-SA
  5. World Kicking Association

Muay Thai Events

The Rules of Muay Thai
Muay Thai Rules are different in different countries and different organizations have different rules.  The main muay thai rules are based on the ones from the Sports Authority of Thailand.  Close to the rules of kickboxing.

Muay Thai Conditioning
- Running, Shadowboxing, Rope Jumping, Body weight resistance exercises, medicine ball exercises, abdominal exercises and little weight training

Muay Thai Punching
- Jab, Cross, Hook, Swing, Spinning Backfist, Uppercut and the Cobra Punch.

Muay Thai Elbows
- Elbow Slash, Horizontal Elbow, Uppercut Elbow, Forward Elbow Thrust, Reverse Horizontal Elbow, Spinning Elbow, Elbow Chop, Double Elbow Chop and Mid-Air Elbow Strike

Muay Thai Kicking
- Straight Kick, Roundhouse Kick, Diagonal Kick, Half-Shin, Half-Knee Kick, Spinning Heel Kick, Down Roundhouse Kick, Axe Heel Kick, Jump Kick and Step-Up Kick

Muay Thai Knees
- Straight Knee Strike, Diagonal Knee Strike, Curving Knee Strike, Horizontal Knee Strike, Knee Slap, Knee Bomb, Flying Knee and Step-Up Knee Strike

Muay Thai Foot Trusts
- Straight Foot-Thrust, Sideways Foot-Thrust, Reverse Foot-Thrust, Slapping Foot-Thrust and Jumping Foot-Thrust

Muay Thai Defense Methods

Muay Thai Blocking
– hard blocks, stopping strikes from hitting

Muay Thai Redirections
– A change of direction from a strike

Muay Thai Ranges
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Moving out of range of strikes but staying close enough for counter strikes.

List of Famous Muay Thai Fighters