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02 Jun California Smokers . . . Gone, But Not Forgotten.

Gym fights or Smokers in Southern California started its rise in popularity in the 90's and impacted the growth and development of the sport of Muay Thai throughout the country.  Although the martial arts movement in the US emerged after World War II, underground bare-knuckle...

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26 May Wanna Fight? (Part II)

It's interesting to watch how sports fans alike with little or no training suddenly transform into experienced fighters when watching "the fights" on pay per view.  The magic of television gives them the freedom to critique professional fighters without any fear of reprisal.  It's easy to talk...

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19 May Wanna Fight? (Part I)

It’s difficult not to be wary about someone who struts into a Fighter's Gym and says, "I wanna fight!"  When asked if they have any fight experience or training, they reply, "No, but fighting is something I really wanna do."  Then, after a brief pause...

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12 May USA vs. China, China wins. Fair Play or Foul Play?

On April 23, 2016, Team Sityodtong LA’s undefeated Pro Muay Thai Fighter, Josh “El Gato” Aragon competed in the Group 10 Tournament Semi Finals at Kunlun Fight 43 in Zhangzhou, the biggest K1 event in China.  Other super fights on the card included American, Adam...

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