Fair Fight Promotion, one of the top kickboxing leagues in the Russian Federation, officially announced its next event today.
Fair Fight IX takes place on 8 July in the city of Yekaterinburg, and the main event is a battle of two respected champions as Yodwicha Banchamek faces Artem Pashporin.
The 23-year-old Banchamek is a Lumpinee and Omnoi Stadium Champion. He’s recently competed under kickboxing rules for the EM Legend organization in China where he’s unbeaten in seven bouts. In his last bout, Yodwicha fought for the MAS Fight promotion and battled to a draw with Vuyisile Colossa.
Pashporin is also an accomplished Muay Thai competitor, and has won WMC and WKU belts. He faced legend Buakaw Banchamek in a Muay Thai bout in Bangkok in March, but lost a decision.
The promotion also announced the Fair Fight IX fight card will include 26 fighters from 9 different countries.
The full fight card is yet to be announced.