Urban Army Represents at Eruption 17

Urban Army Represents at Eruption 17
Urban Army Represents at Eruption 17

The Smell of Thai Oil, the crack of the pads as fighters warm up ready to go to battle!  What an awesome atmosphere – nothing beats cheering on ya mates”

On Saturday night we had 3 of our Urban Fight Team appearing on the impressive Eruption 17 fight card.  This is one of Queensland’s biggest shows, which host a pro only card of Full Thai Rules Bouts.  Our #urbanarmy was out in full force with a massive 70 supporters there to cheer on the team.

Adrian was up first; he fought a technically sound fight as usual, dropping his opponent in the 3rd round with a precise elbow strike, but he wasn’t quite busy enough to take the win, loosing by Split-points Decision with a “Granite” chin. It was an exciting fight that had the crowd going wild!

Our young 18 year-old Britney fought next, with a huge 28 fights under her belt. After having 12 months off to focus on her final year of school, this was her first fight back up against a very strong up-and-coming fighter. She displayed strong composure, winning each round with well-timed counter strikes and strong forward movement. It was a beautiful win with great style, technique and power.

Nick was up against a good opponent in what was shaping up to be one awesome fight, until the doctor stopped the fight after Nick sustained a very nasty cut to the forehead which required a quick trip to the hospital for 13 stitches. We wish Nick a speedy recovery and can’t wait to see him back in the ring soon.

All up it was a great night of fights on Eruption; big thanks to Eruption Muay Thai  for having us on yet another fantastic show and a massive thanks to all those that came and supported – this is what makes our family what it is – amazing support for our fight team representing their #urbanarmy.

 

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