The much anticipated Contender Asia Season Two is said to have the highest prize money ever to be paid out in the sport of Muay Thai. Build up and qualification events are currently being held around the world from Cape Town to Brisbane, from Singapore to Calgary, from Zurich to London, from Las Vegas to Amsterdam… and all roads will lead to Trengganu, Malaysia.
The Malaysian Tourism Authority won the bid for Season Two of Contender Asia. It was a very tough decision, as Singapore, Thailand, Macau were also bidding, but the Malaysian Tourism Authority got the thumbs up to be the host country for Contender Asia Season Two.
Just Out! Contender Asia Season Two Canadian Qualifier event scheduled for September 20, 2008. The event will be a super 8 format, with 8 fighters battling it out in a single elimination tournament with the winner representing Canada on season Two of The Contender Asia!!
Calgary’s Jesse ‘Smiles’ Miles has been confirmed as the first entrant in the tournament and Trevor ‘TNT’ Smandych ( from Contender Asia Season 1 ) will be competing in a SUPERFIGHT! Location: Calgary Telus Convention Centre
Mandate International and the World MuayThai Council (WMC) today announced a collaboration to bring the inaugural International MuayThai Superfights Series to Malaysia. Taking place on Saturday, the 5th of July - the public can expect a night of non-stop action never seen before in Malaysia.
We will also witness the emergence of Malaysia’s best Muaythai fighter in the Qualifier of The Contender Asia Season 2!