World Boxing Council Muaythai

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World Boxing Council Muaythai
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Abbreviation WBC Muay Thai
Formation 2005
Headquarters Thailand
Location
Region served
Worldwide
Membership
National associations
Chairman
General Kovid Bhakdibhumi
Website http://www.wbcmuaythai.com

World Boxing Council Muaythai (or WBC Muaythai) is commissioned under the jurisdiction of the World Boxing Council (WBC) as a non-profit organization to regulate, control and supervise professional Muay Thai events worldwide. The organization also adheres to the standard rules and regulations for all Muay Thai competition as approved by the Board of Boxing Sport (Office of Professional Sports) Sports Authority of Thailand.[1][2] WBC Muaythai has its own constitution, rules, and regulations, aiming to promote the sport and foster Muay Thai championships in all weight divisions.[3]

Current champions[edit]

Male Diamond world champions[edit]

Weight Class Champion Date Won
Super Middleweight Thailand Buakaw Banchamek August 15, 2014
Super Lightweight Thailand Saenchai PKSaenchaimuaythaigym August 14, 2011

Male world champions[edit]

Weight Class Champion Date Won
Super Heavyweight United States Steven Banks February 23, 2017
Heavyweight Azerbaijan Zabit Samedov August 23, 2016
Super Cruiserweight Australia Steve McKinnon June 20, 2008
Cruiserweight England Marlon Hunt March 28, 2014
Light Heavyweight France Cheick Sidibe February 1, 2014
Super Middleweight France Yohan Lidon September 20, 2014
Middleweight France Jimmy Vienot February 23, 2017
Super Welterweight Thailand Kompetlek Lookprabaht December 29, 2015
Welterweight Thailand Manaowan Sitsongpeenong January 28, 2017
Super Lightweight Japan Tetsuya Yamato November 15, 2014
Lightweight Thailand Panpayak Jitmuangnon February 23, 2017
Super Featherweight Japan Umeno Genji November 15, 2014
Featherweight France Hakim Hamech September 20, 2014
Super Bantamweight Thailand Kaimukdum Chuwattana November 4, 2011
Bantamweight Italy Joseph Lasiri February 18, 2017
Super Flyweight Thailand Jomhod Eminent Air May 16, 2013
Flyweight Vacant
Light Flyweight Vacant
Mini Flyweight Thailand Nichaoew Suwitgym January 5, 2013

Male international champions[edit]

Weight Class Champion Date Won
Super Heavyweight Australia Steve Bonner September 1, 2012
Heavyweight Sudan Faisal Zakaria January 2, 2010
Super Cruiserweight Vacant
Cruiserweight Vacant
Light Heavyweight Vacant
Super Middleweight Australia Jake Lund October 28, 2017
Middleweight United States Chaz Mulkey August 20, 2011
Super Welterweight United States Chike Lindsay August 13, 2011
Welterweight Thailand Superbon Banchamek August 15, 2014
Super Lightweight Samuel Bark September 22, 2012
Lightweight Vacant
Super Featherweight Japan Genji Umeno April 13, 2014
Featherweight Vacant
Super Bantamweight Japan Kunitaka Fujiwara December 5, 2009
Bantamweight Vacant
Super Flyweight France Franck Gross July 19, 2014
Flyweight Japan Ryuji Kato December 23, 2013
Light Flyweight Vacant
Mini Flyweight Vacant

Female world champions[edit]

Weight Class Champion Date Won
Middleweight Vacant
Super Welterweight Vacant
Welterweight Vacant
Super Lightweight Vacant
Lightweight United States Miriam Nakamoto August 24, 2013
Super Featherweight Vacant
Featherweight England Lucy Payne June 13, 2015
Super Bantamweight Vacant
Bantamweight Netherlands Jemyma Betrian August 18, 2012
Super Flyweight United KingdomNew Zealand Michelle Preston November 17, 2017
Flyweight Ukraine Lena Ovchynnikova July 19, 2014
Light Flyweight Vacant
Mini Flyweight Vacant
Pinweight England Denise Mellor July 14, 2012

Female international champions[edit]

Weight Class Champion Date Won
Middleweight Vacant
Super Welterweight Vacant
Welterweight Vacant
Super Lightweight Vacant
Lightweight Vacant
Super Featherweight Vacant
Featherweight Vacant
Super Bantamweight Vacant
Bantamweight United States Tiffany van Soest October 13, 2012
Super Flyweight England Ruth Ashdown March 9, 2013
Flyweight Japan Miyauchi Ayka July 26, 2014
Light Flyweight Vacant
Mini Flyweight Vacant
Pinweight England Denise Mellor

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