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TAKE ON PRODUCTIONS
PRESENTS WKA SANCTIONED
PROFESSIONAL/AMATEUR MUAY THAI KICKBOXING AT THE 7
TRAIN THEATER IN QUEENS NYC. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER
Tickets On Sale Now
New York, NY, August 16th, 2011 –
TaKe On Productions announced today that the long
revered martial art of “Muay
Thai” kickboxing will come to the 7 Train Theater
on Friday, September 9th at 7:30 p.m.
exciting form of stand up fighting has exploded in
popularity, with more NY residents now training in the
ancient martial art than ever before. The top strikers
from all of the premiere Tri-State area gyms will be
competing on this fight card, which will also feature
a mixture of the very best Muay Thai practitioners
both nationally and internationally.
are currently on sale and start at just $35. Tickets
are available at
www.TakeOnProductions.com along with the full
fight card, fighter information, videos and pictures
from past events and other exciting Muay Thai content.
TaKe On Productions, New York’s top full
contact fight promotion is bringing its 11th
installment of World Kickboxing Association’s
sanctioned Muay Thai kickboxing events to NYC. This
event will showcase representatives from twelve of the
top New York area gyms in addition to top fighters
from around the states and abroad, and will be
highlighted by very exciting Title Fight Main Event in
which former New York Golden Gloves boxing champion
Rami Ibrahim (27-6) will defend his WKA North American
Lightweight professional title against Philippe
Allaire Landreville (30-5) in what is sure to be a
contender for top fight of 2011. Landreville trains
alongside UFC Champion Georges St. Pierre at the world
renowned TriStar Gym in Montreal Canada.
night’s Co-Main Event will feature a Professional
Heavyweight bout pitting World Combat League veteran
Johnny Mckibben(5w-0L) from Janjira Muay Thai Wichita
Kansas against TaKe On veteran and WKA Heavyweight
North American Champion Brian Collette from Eastern
Academy, Norfolk Virginia. Collette will be making his
Pro Debut. Other fighters on the card include
standouts from Kru Phil Nurse’s NYC gym The Wat, which
is always well represented at TaKe On events.
The September 9th event will be the first event to be
recorded for a television broadcast, with a long term
TV deal to be announced at a later date.
10 successful consecutive shows in New York City, we
knew we were ready to take our brand to the next level
by bringing the fights to a much broader audience.
It’s a dream come true for us and the athletes.” said
company CEO Mike Gasparski.
Mixed Martial Arts
not sanctioned yet in New York, Muay Thai kickboxing
is the closest New York combat sports fans can get to
that exciting sport – and to fans that prefer stand up
battles, Thai boxing is even more exciting” added
company President Eddie Cuello. Contacts: Mike
Gasparski, Take On Productions – 646-642-2412 Eddie
Cuello, Take On Productions 917-774-4739