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Old 11-26-2012, 08:59 AM   #88
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Default Re: Isn't it funny how most UFC fans don't like boxing, yet want to see more stand up

Originally Posted by Haggis McJackass View Post

Unfortunately there's not the international presence. Boxing and MMA are on my TV, MT is not.

That's right Thais are a victim of their own success. It's the Thais total dominance of the of sport, a lack of international fighters that can compete anywhere near the top level as well as Thai disinterest with what happens outside Thailand that combine to keep it of western screens.

If the very unlikely scenario that any of the above situations change anytime soon the west may just get lucky enough to get access to highly competitive, expertly matched top level striking by true masters with bags of experience.

We can dream.
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