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THE DRIVING FORCE BEHIND OLYMPIC MUAY THAI If you haven't already heard, there are big things in store for the sport of Muay Thai. Muay Thai has been granted provisional status in the Olympics, which could very well mean the sport is approaching a much larger international stage than the one it currently occupies. One of the main forces at work behind the scenes to make the art of eight limbs an Olympic sport is Thiago
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SYLVIE: THE FACE OF WOMEN'S MUAY THAI SPEAKS Chances are, you’ve at least heard of her name. She runs a blog called 8limbs and has earned quite a large following over the years. She’s what you can consider someone who has made history, and she will continue to do so. She is Sylvie von Duuglas-Ittu. After hitting her goal of 200 fights (and accomplishing it a year earlier than she had projected), she has the most number
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TAREC SAFFIEDINE ON THE UFC, KARATE & MANGA   [caption id="attachment_12880" align="alignright" width="355"] Credit / ufc.com[/caption] He started off as a bullied high school kid in Belgium, but now he’s the greatest MMA fighter to come out of the country. He quit his first martial art in exchange for a rare karate style just so that he could pursue tougher competition. He is Tarec "Sponge" Saffiedine, the first Belgian to win a world title in the
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Rising Muay Thai Talent "Hydro" Making Waves [caption id="attachment_12535" align="alignright" width="350"] Photo courtesy of Emily Moore.[/caption] When people think of championship Muay Thai fighters, South Florida might not be on their radars – but Emilio “Hydro” Pineda is doing a lot to change their minds. In the last two years, this IFMA silver medalist and home-grown Florida boy has blazed through the competition at the IKF World Classic in Orlando, nabbed a belt at the TBA
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Sports Photog & UFC Lensman Brandon Magnus Today we present a photo essay and interview with one of the UFC's most prolific photographers, Brandon Magnus. Having captured some of MMA's most astonishing and fascinating images, Brandon talks to us today about his career and shares some of his favorite photos of fighters and fights. ABOVE: LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 12: An overhead view of the Octagon as Stephen Thompson reacts to his victory over Jake Ellenberger in
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