Around 5000 fight fans from Italy and around the region arrived at the PalaRuffini arena on Saturday, 26 January 2019 for YOKKAO 35 - 36. The double event will go down as one of the most dramatic and memorable nights in the history of our promotion.
YOKKAO 36 saw the shocking title match between Manachai and Italian fighter, Luca Falco. Manachai’s dominating performance was marred by a round-4 ankle injury and Falco walked away with the WBC Intercontinental belt.
Muay Thai stars, Liam Harrison and Sudsakorn Sor Klinmee put on spectacular performances in their respective ways to keep the crowds going. The atmosphere reached a climax with the main event of the night as Muay Thai icon, Saenchai took to the ring to face Italian fighter, Cristian Faustino. The living legend put on a clinic, outscoring in every round to be awarded a victory via unanimous decision.
YOKKAO 35 - 36 was a true Muay Thai extravaganza for fans of the sport and there is no doubt that we will be back in Turin again. For the full recap and highlights, visit https://asia.yokkao.com/blogs/news/yokkao-35-36-muay-thai-extravaganza.