Just when a new generation of Muay Thai fans in the West was getting acquainted with Namsaknoi, the bomb dropped: Namsaknoi was leaving his own camp for good after a year of its operation. As it stands now, Namsaknoi Muay Thai Club no longer exists, at least not in name.
The argument that Will “The Kill” Chope casts the longest shadow as a foreigner in Asia’s fight scene is hard to dispute.
Yongalaoyoong has been working as a ringside doctor at Max Muay Thai for over two years. He works five days a week on average at the stadium in Pattaya, presiding over 35 bouts a week or 70 boxers, attending to roughly 20 boxers a week.