1. Lineage: John Scida
    23 May, 2019
    Lineage: John Scida
    As we dive into the May Edition of our Lineage Series, we invite our readers and followers to journey back to the 70’s and 80’s with us. A simpler time for martial artists across the Nation, when fight show posters were stapled to every sign post in your local area and word of mouth was the best way to spread the news. A sentimental time when Dojo’s and Gym’s closely resembled brotherhood and family, to a fuller extent than what is generally seen today. With the recent release of Cobra Kai
  2. Young Gun: Albert Tu'ua
    01 May, 2019
    Young Gun: Albert Tu'ua
    Our Young Gun of the Month is a name that many Australian Fight Fans are fast becoming familiar with; Albert Tu’ua. Currently sporting an undefeated Muay Thai record, this Young Gun has been proving himself time and time again, as a Fighter to watch for the future. With composure and skill in the ring beyond his years, Albert is rising through the ranks, outworking some of the best in his division. Join us as we learn more about the journey of Albert Tu'ua, a name that we are sure you’ll be
  3. Reagan on the Rise
    30 Apr, 2019
    Reagan on the Rise
    In a special feature this month, we showcase the story of Reagan Dessaix, a local Professional Boxer from Queensland (as featured in TFV Edition III). Training since 2001, the now 22-year-old fighter has dedicated the larger portion of his life to Boxing and has his sights set on a busy 2019. Reagan spoke with TFV about the early days of his journey as a Boxer and some of the goals he has set out to achieve within the sport. With an important fight for his career lined up before him, Reagan is
  4. LINEAGE: The Story of Paul Demicoli
    16 Apr, 2019
    LINEAGE: The Story of Paul Demicoli
    In the April Edition of our Lineage Series, we offer a glimpse into the world of Paul Demicoli, the man behind Eruption Muay Thai. Whether young or old, TFV’s LINEAGE Series stands as a reminder to not only acknowledge but understand what and who paved the way, before today’s fighters. In Australian Muay Thai, there is decades of history among Promoters, Fighters and Trainers that goes well before the generation of names in the sport we are learning of today. It is our honour to uncover the many
  5. Quickdraw: Clint Howson
    05 Apr, 2019
    Quickdraw: Clint Howson
    In a special feature this week, The Fight Vault is pleased to present the story of Clint ‘Quickdraw’ Howson from Western Australia. This man’s journey in Thaiboxing, like many others from his generation, stems back to the glorious days when Muaythai graced television screens across this nation. Now 20 years on from when he began, Clint can be found pouring his time daily into raising the next generation of fighters at The Pit (Synergy Martial Arts). Join TFV as we dive into the world of Clint
  6. Andrew Moloney ready for WBA World Title Shot
    04 Apr, 2019
    Andrew Moloney ready for WBA World Title Shot
    In a statement performance on Friday the 22nd of March 2019, Australian Boxer Andrew Moloney stopped Miguel Gonazales by way of knockout, in the 8th round of their World Title Eliminator bout in Chile. Subsequently this now places Moloney in mandatory position for a shot at the WBA Super Flyweight World Title; and sets into motion what will surely be a busy year ahead. Andrew Moloney took some time to reflect on his journey in Boxing with TFV this week and it is our pleasure to present his
  7. Brooke Cooper: Young Gun of March
    29 Mar, 2019
    Brooke Cooper: Young Gun of March
    The Fight Vault is delighted to present to our readers the Young Gun for March, Brooke ‘Psycho’ Cooper. Our Young Gun series focuses on the upcoming talent across the Australian Fight scene and this month, we could look no further than Brooke Cooper who has been rising through the ranks for a number of years now. With a forward, aggressive style that pushes the pace of any fight, Brooke is an exciting fighter to watch in the ring and a name to remember for the future. For those who don’t know
  8. Eruption 17: The Night That Was
    23 Mar, 2019
    Eruption 17: The Night That Was
    Eruption 17 took place at the Eagles Sports Complex last night in Queensland, hosting a stacked card for Australian fight fans both local to the area and from overseas. From the opening moments of the show to the pulsating Main Event that concluded the evening, the very best of Australian Muay Thai was on display. Promoted by the matchmaking genius Paul Demicoli, Eruption Muay Thai was founded in 2007 and has been producing quality fight shows ever since. Eruption 17 was no exception to the
  9. Alma Juniku faces Brooke Farrell at Eruption 17
    18 Mar, 2019
    Alma Juniku faces Brooke Farrell at Eruption 17
    TFV Readers, Eruption 17 is now just a stone’s throw away as the show is set to take place this weekend in Queensland. Among a stacked card of fighters stands rising star Alma Juniku from Modern Warrior, who will share the co-main event of the evening with fellow Queenslander, Brooke Farrell. This bout is an incredible match stylistically, and TFV is sure this has the potential to be Fight of the Night. (Above: Alma claimed two World Titles in one night, December 2018. TFV does not claim to
  10. Sam 'Nanu' Brown is Ready for 2019
    13 Mar, 2019
    Sam 'Nanu' Brown is Ready for 2019
    This week on The Fight Vault, we take a dive into the world of Sam ‘Nanu’ Brown from NTG, Brisbane. Having been involved in the sport for many years, holding her own in the ring with some of the World’s best female Muay Thai fighters, Sam has established herself as a respectable name in the Fight Sports community. It is our honour to provide this glimpse of her journey to our readers from around the World. Fast approaching is an exciting fight match-up, between Sam Brown and rising young gun
  11. Futures IX Full Fight Report
    06 Mar, 2019
    Futures IX Full Fight Report
    This Fight report was made possible through the cooperation of FightClinic and Shaedyn Browne Photography. TFV would like to express our heartfelt gratitude to both, for making this fight report possible.  Fight fans across Western Australia gathered in Mandurah over the weekend for FUTURES IX, as promoted by Chantel Green. The card featured 19 bouts of non-stop Muay Thai action and the show lived up to it's name, in displaying the Future of Australian Muay Thai. Chantel Green, Owner of True
  12. Charlie Bubb is Ready for War
    28 Feb, 2019
    Charlie Bubb is Ready for War
    This Month, TFV dives into the world of reigning Eruption Super Middleweight Champion Charlie Bubb, our Young Gun for February. At just 21 years of age, Charlie has already faced some of the top tier of his division in Australia, and he continues to rise to the occasion with each and every fight. Now a new challenge lies ahead of Bubb, as he prepares to defend his Eruption Super Middleweight Title against a friend and quality opponent in Eddie Farrell, in the Main Event of Eruption 17. This
  13. LINEAGE: The Murph
    27 Feb, 2019
    LINEAGE: The Murph
    February’s Chapter of the LINEAGE Series brings to you the story of an Australian Thaiboxing Icon, Brian Murphy; or as others may know him, The Murph. Few have seen the sport evolve over the years the way Brian Murphy has, having been part of the Australian Fight community since 1991/1992. As we dive into this man’s incredible journey, the lessons he has learned along the way and those which he is now passing on to the next generation, we encourage our readers to reflect on what this Lineage
  14. Eruption Brewing: Eddie Farrell prepares to face Charlie Bubb
    22 Feb, 2019
    Eruption Brewing: Eddie Farrell prepares to face Charlie Bubb
    TFV Readers and Fight fans across the globe, Eruption 17 is precisely 4 weeks away and to say we are excited, is an understatement. This card, as matched by QLD based Promoter Paul Demicoli, stands to be a pivotal show for Australian Muay Thai. With two Eruption Titles on the line and a stacked fight card from start to finish, TFV is watching this one closely with mounting anticipation; you really don’t want to miss Eruption 17! Tickets Available HERE Eruption 17 will take place at the
  15. Rhyse Saliba Returns in 2019
    20 Feb, 2019
    Rhyse Saliba Returns in 2019
    This Week, TFV tells the story of a particular young man, familiar and respected among Australian Muay Thai enthusiasts. After an unfortunate lay off in 2018, Rhyse Saliba is making a return ladies and gentlemen, and he is hungry to fight again. From competing on The Challenger Muay Thai TV series in 2011, to fighting some of the top tier of his division throughout Australia and Asia Pacific, it’s safe to say Rhyse has truly solidified himself as a legitimate contender in Australian Fight
  16. Brooke Farrell prepares for Eruption 17
    11 Feb, 2019
    Brooke Farrell prepares for Eruption 17
    2019 holds plenty of promise for Australian Muay Thai Fighters and Fans alike, as eager talent across the country springs into action; this will be a busy and exciting year! To welcome you into our world this Monday morning however, The Fight Vault takes our readers to the far north of Thailand, where the Fighting Farrell’s eagerly prepare to fight on Eruption 17: Bubb vs Farrell. Eruption 17 will be taking place on 22 March 2019 in Brisbane, Queensland. Rarely do Eddie and Brooke fight on
  17. LINEAGE: Strikeforce with Mark Pease
    31 Jan, 2019
    LINEAGE: Strikeforce with Mark Pease
    It was a glorious time in Muay Thai, the latter half of the 80’s through to the early 90’s. There was an explosion of brute-force talent as unbelievable Fighters emerged from every corner of Thailand, particularly the poverty-stricken towns in further flung regions of the country. Some of the greatest Muay Thai Fighters to have ever graced this earth came to be during this time period, better known as the Golden Era of Muay Thai. With any great time in History there is an inevitable ripple
  18. January 2019 Young Gun Max Mcvicker
    23 Jan, 2019
    January 2019 Young Gun Max Mcvicker
    The Fight Vault presents our First Young Gun for 2019, Max McVicker. Max is one of Western Australia’s finest young fighters, determined to climb to the top of his division in the future. A Nak Muay with experience well beyond his years who began his journey at the tender age of five. Akin to many beginnings of great fighters, Max looked on to his father who trained Muay Thai and decided to try it out for himself. Before long he was training with his dad in their home garage in Manchester,
  19. Female Fight League starts 2019 with Success
    22 Jan, 2019
    Female Fight League starts 2019 with Success
    Pattaya saw a new promotion come to life over the weekend, as The Female Fight League spread it's wings for the first time. The new promotion held its opening event at the Bone Club in Pattaya, Thailand on Sunday, January 20th 2019 with five quality bouts of Muay Thai action. Each bout consisted of 3x3 minute rounds of full Muay Thai rules. The all-female show was put on by powerhouse female Promoter Jade Sirisompan and Event Manager Maya Tajai. Sirisompan is a veteran to the Muay Thai scene in
  20. OFFICIAL PRESS STATEMENT: Nugget McNaught
    18 Jan, 2019
    OFFICIAL PRESS STATEMENT: Nugget McNaught
    This is the official Press Statement of Nugget McNaught, in light of recent whispers about the return to his stomping ground Brisbane, Australia.  OFFICIAL PRESS STATEMENT OF NUGGET MCNAUGHT  18 JANUARY 2019  "When I got sent to the naughty corner in Australian Muay Thai, so many people who had been up my ass, turned their backs on me. These were the people I used to deal with for shows, events, matching fighters; generally, the people in the Muay Thai community. There was just 3 people from
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