With 3 months away from YOKKAO 37 – 38, the first fight has just been confirmed for the double event. This is a match-up that is guaranteed to delight fans of the sport, featuring Muay Thai star Superbank as he takes on English homegrown talent, Paul Karpowicz.
Fighting out of Bangkok’s Teeded-99 gym, Superbank is widely regarded as one of the finest fighters of this generation. The southpaw technician is known for his slick style, great movement and wild sweeps. As a true testament of his place in the sport, Superbank has received various accolades including the prestigious Fighter of the Year award from Sports Authority of Thailand in 2014. He is also a Lumpinee and multiple-time Rajadamnern champion.
The 23 year-old continues to compete against the best on the elite stadium circuit, headlining shows at the top stadiums. For his YOKKAO debut, he will face one of UK’s famed technicians, Paul Karpowicz.
Nicknamed “The Magician”, Karpowicz is well-known for his creativity and unpredictability in the ring. He is no stranger to the UK fight scene and has made 2 prior appearances on YOKKAO 13 and YOKKAO 30 respectively. Training out of his own 2Technical Muay Thai Gym where he also functions as the head coach, Karpowicz is an exciting fighter to watch in the ring. This will be a show-stopping fight between 2 skilled technicians and one to watch for.
YOKKAO continues to bring the best talents to UK with each passing event. To date, some of the notable Muay Thai stars who have set foot at Macron stadium include Superlek Kiatmoo9, Rambo Phet Por Tor Or, Pongsiri PKSaenchai Gym and Rungnarai Kiatmoo9.
YOKKAO 37 – 38 returns to Bolton Macron Stadium on 23 March 2019. Besides Superbank vs Karpowicz, UK number one Liam Harrison has also been confirmed for the show. Check back soon for more updates and details on the event.
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