Top Muay Thai Fighters 2022-2023

Top Muay Thai Fighters 2022-2023

Muay Thai blending power, technique, and tradition, promises great emerging talents and seasoned champions who are set to make their mark.

As we move into 2024, there are several exciting fighters who are poised to make their mark on the sport. Here are a few of the top Muay Thai fighters to keep your eye on:

Tawanchai: The Sensation

This young Thai fighter has taken the world by storm, amassing an impressive record of 130-31-2. Nicknamed "The Sniper," Tawanchai is known for his precise striking and devastating kicks. In 2022, he captured the ONE Championship Featherweight Muay Thai Title and was awarded the organization's 2022 Muay Thai Fighter of the Year.

His recent headline-making victory over Kiria, marked by thudding kicks and a devastating blow, further solidifies his standing as a rising star.

Chaila Por. Lakboon

Hailing from Thailand, Chaila is a veteran fighter with a wealth of experience and a reputation for his aggressive style. He holds a strong record of 122-38-1 and has defeated several notable opponents, including Yothin FA Group and TomYamGoong SorSor. Pakorn. Chaila is a true warrior and always puts on a show for the fans.

Rodtang Jitmuangnon: The Iron Man

Rodtang Jitmuangnon, known as "The Iron Man," is a force to be reckoned with in the Muay Thai scene.

He holds a record of 271-42-10 and is known for his relentless pressure and devastating clinch work. Rodtang is always involved in exciting fights and is a fan favorite around the world.

His aggression, powerful strikes, and stamina have earned him the ONE Championship Flyweight Muay Thai World Title. Rodtang's impressive 11-fight winning streak in Thailand showcases his dominance against top-notch opponents.

Panpayak Jitmuangnon: The Technical Virtuoso

Panpayak Jitmuangnon known his technical brilliance, brings calculated fighting style to the ring. This Thai fighter is known as "The Angel Warrior" and is considered one of the most exciting young talents in Muay Thai. With a record of 248-35-41, Panpayak is a well-rounded fighter with exceptional skills in all areas of the sport. He is a joy to watch and is sure to be a top contender for years to come.

A true artist, Panpayak seamlessly blends traditional Muay Thai techniques with strategic precision. 

Superlek Kiatmoo9: The Kicking Machine

Superlek Kiatmoo9, a Muay Thai technician renowned for precision and timing, has multiple championships titles.  Superlek is known for his incredible kicking ability and his lightning-fast reflexes. He is always a threat to win any fight he enters.

He is 3x Thailand champion, 2x Lumpinee Stadium champion, 2016 WBC 130lbs world champion, as well as the recipient of the prestigious Sports Authority of Thailand Muay Thai Fighter of the Year award in 2012.

His devastating kicks and elusive defensive skills, positions him at the top of the Muay Thai rankings.

Superlek's historic victory against Rodtang solidifies his status as a true legend.

Buakaw Banchamek: The Iconic Legend

Buakaw Banchamek, stands as a global icon in Muay Thai.

Despite his age he had continuous fighting over the last two years, including a memorable bout with Saenchai in BKFC with his undisputable win over a Thai Legend Saenchai.

Apart of it Buakaw's career features multiple world championships and K-1 MAX Grand Prix victories. Fans eagerly await the next chapter in this legendary journey.

Rungkit Wor Sanprapai: Power and Finesse

Rungkit Wor Sanprapai combines power and finesse to the Muay Thai landscape. Renowned for his technical prowess and strategic fight IQ, Rungkit has gained fame across various weight classes. As he navigates the competitive Muay Thai scene, fans can expect to witness the artistry and skill that define Rungkit's unique approach.

Capitan PetchyindeeAcademy: The SuperStar

Capitan PetchyindeeAcademy is making waves in the Muay Thai community with exceptional skills and notable achievements. Riding a remarkable 14-win streak, Capitan's dynamic fighting style, marked by powerful kicks and calculated aggression, positions him as a formidable force. Holding titles in multiple weight divisions, Capitan's ascent in 2022-2023 is one to watch.

Sueablack: A Special Addition

Introducing a special addition to our lineup, Sueablack.

This Thai fighter is quickly rising through the ranks, earning a reputation for his ferocious fighting style and devastating leg kicks. With a record of 57-8, Sueablack possesses exceptional Muay Thai skills, including impressive clinch work and a knack for landing powerful knees and elbows. He has already made waves by defeating notable opponents in ONE Championship.

With this fighting style and a dedication to the sport, Sueablack promises to add even more excitement in 2024.

Keep an eye on Sueablack as they carve their path in the world of Muay Thai.

Dani Rodriguez: The Warrior

This Spanish fighter is a true warrior in the ring, renowned for his relentless pressure and explosive fighting style. With a perfect record of 41-0-0, Rodriguez is a dominant force in the Muay Thai scene. His fearless approach, combined with his technical skills and knockout power, make him a dangerous opponent for any fighter. Rodriguez is known for putting on exciting, action-packed fights, and he is definitely one of the most captivating Muay Thai fighters to watch today.

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