Phoenix Fighting Championship’s first event of the year takes place this February 26 with Phoenix 5, which will be held at the Rajadmnern Stadium, Bangkok, Thailand. One of the most significant fights in the men’s Muay Thai division takes center stage on the main card. Phoenix Fighting Championship Muay Thai World champion Youssef Boughanem looks to make a historic unification of 3 title belts when he faces 2X Lumpinee Champion Noppakaw Siriluck muaythai.
Fighting out of Morocco/Belgium, Youssef Boughanem is an elite Muaythai fighter based in Thailand who currently holds the Phoenix Fighting Championship Muay Thai belt. Facing the best of the sport throughout his career, Boughanem got the opportunity to headline the thrilling Phoenix 3 UK vs. The World card in London on Sept. 22, 2017, putting an end to UK’s Artur Saladiak and claiming the Phoenix middleweight Muay Thai World Title.
Come February 26, the two Muay Thai veterans will battle it out for the prestigious Phoenix Fighting Championship Muay Thai World Championship Belt, the WBC World Championship Belt, and the Rajadamnern Stadium Belt in what is dubbed as a historic Muay Thai matchup.
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