This is a re-match from TMAS home show in Liverpool in November 2014 where Anthony won on points after a very hard fight where both fighters received standing 8 counts. Anthony has only 1 defeat from 8 fights and is a very technical and agressive fighter trained by former British Champion Dean Hilton. Gary's record is 13 wins from 18 fights and is ready to take the win over Anthony and claim the British Title. A very well supported fighter, Gary also is a coach at TMAS in Liverpool and trained by Gary and Bern Giam. This fight has KNOCKOUT written all over it!! With 3 knock downs last show, both fighters are promising to finish the fight early.
Both these fighters are 2 young warriors who are making their mark now on the UK scene. Both have worked their way up the from Novice fights to compete at the highest level. Jay has lots of Junior experience under his belt and trained by his father, John Steele, in Stoke. Originally trained under the guidance of Master Sken Academy, Jay has a very technical style and beautiful to watch. He is a regular on Fighting Mchines and this will be his 1st fight under Full Thai Rules. Tayler is a young and hungry fighter training under his brother and also training at Imperial Gym in Southport. Tayler has spent several spells in Thailand living, training and fighting the sport he loves. Tayler is a very strong fighter and very powerful so this will be a very interesting fight.
No.1 Joe Craven, Bad Company Gym. Joe trains out of World famous gym, Bad Company which boasts fighters such as Liam Harrison, Jordan Watson, Davy Mac to name just a few. Trained by Richard Smith, Joe has had a fantastic start to his career as an adult fighter winning 5 of his 6 fights. Joe is a very experienced Junior fighter winning numerous titles and is ready to show his talents March 1st.
No.2 Billy Swan, Kirkby Muay Thai. Billy trains in no-nonsense Kirkby Muay Thai where training is hard and tough but also very precise and technical. Billy had a recent run out on the 'Road to Main Event' in November where his fight was declared a draw. Winning 4 of his 7 contests, Billy is here to shock everyone and take the title. A much liked member of a very close knit team, Billy lives and breathes Muay Thai and has a great future.
No.3 Tyler Liptrott, Evove Gym. Tyler is a great character and a great up and coming fighter trained by well known trainer Daz Morris. Tyler records stands at 4 wins from 7 fights and is a well rounded fighter and can really entertain the crowd with his style and skills. Tyler has huge support and will have his name chanted by his friends and fellow gym fighters as he aims to become the FM Champion.
No.4 Tom Langin, Majestic Gym. Tom has a very impressive records of 7 fights undefeated and with his height and awkward style,will probabaly be one of the favourites for the tournament. Training out of the Majestic Gym in Wigan, Tom has a great team behind him which has been built up well by Head Coach Kevin Harper who himself is a former World Champion. Tom is a funny, sociable young man who will be firing on all cylinders as he aims to be the Champion.