Recently, I have commentated some great events for Fox Sports, showcasing not only the resurgence of some of the more experienced campaigners like John Wayne Parr and Paul Slowinski and co., but also the emergence of some great new prospects — like Daddy Kool coming back in strong form at the last Evolution and Franki Giorgi taking on the country’s best. Steve Moxon is really hitting his straps at the right time also.
Melissa ‘Minnie’ Anderson is making quite a name for herself on the Muay Thai scene with an unblemished record of 13 fights for 13 wins. Minnie is not only Queensland’s current 63.5kg State Champion but has most recently become the WMC Australian Champion. With an indomitable attitude and the skill to back it up, the future is bright for this female junior welterweight.
The elbow is perhaps the most distinctive and brutal of all Muay Thai techniques. One well-placed elbow-strike can end a fight at any time, for any fighter. World Champion and 2007 K-1 Scandinavia GP Champion Nathan Corbett shows you some of the secrets to his famous slicing elbow.