Ignition Muay Thai

WA Thai Boxing Presents – Ingition Muay Thai on Sunday February 5, 2012

Four of Olsen Factory’s fighters will be taking part at this show!  We hope you can all come along and support the family ….

Sunday, February 5, 2012 @ John Forrest High (180 Drake St, Morley)
Doors open at 12pm, fights start at 1pm
Tickets $35.  For more information call 0401 373 001

We wish Andy Burrell, Marc Gibbons, Victor and Kaitlyn Vance  all the best in their preparation for the fight and look forward to a solid win!!!

Ignition Muay Thai

Battle Colossal IX

The Championship sees eight of Australia’s elite 67 kilogram division fighters battling it out in a knock out round-robin competition. The overall winner recieving a ticket to Thailand to face off against 16 of the world’s best fighters in “Thai Fight”, as well as the impressive new Battle Collossal Champion’s belt.

“Thai Fight” a concept developed by major Bangkok’s premier promotors and Thai TV3 is dishing out a whopping THB 2,000,000 (AUD$66,000) to the winner as well as a modelling/acting career with one of the show’s major sponsors. As well as 1,000,000 for the runner up.

Battle Collossal 9 is to be staged at the 27 million dollar modern sporting complex Curtin Stadium, located on the Curtin University campus in Bentley, just south of Perth. Also on the card is the long awaited title bout between current champion Marco ‘Machine Gun’ Tentori and challenger Daniel ‘The Vice’ Smyrk from Victoria in a WBC National Title Defence. ‘The Pride of Ireland’ Eoin O’Droma takes on Victoria’s Tyson Forlino, who has been training under the watchful eye of legend Santiennoi in Thailand. Upcoming Battle Collossal star Chris ‘Iron Fist’ Garner will be defending his State title crown against Perth’s Wes ‘The Decapitator’ Capper. The Super Heavyweight Steve Bonner fighting for the Super heavyweight WBC national title against Bruce Macfie’s superforce Shane Tilyard.

Best of the West

International Kickboxer Magazine, Volume 18, Issue 1 featured a double page spread on head trainer and “West Australian Muay Thai Legend” Oliver Olsen.

The article written by Rick Udovich highlights Olivers long history in Muay Thai including his first title shot against Aussie fighting legend Danny Green (Green Machine) for the WA State Muay Thai title and following bouts for National Titles, Australian Titles and International fights.