Kickboxing quartet off to Dublin

PUBLISHED: 16:14 28 August 2008 | UPDATED: 16:32 05 May 2010

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Four fighters from the East Area Thai Boxing Club are going to be in action in Dublin next month. Anthony Ferguson, John Hassel, Mark Baxter and Raj Pooni are at an international show in Ireland on September 20 featuring some of the best Muay Thai fighter

Four fighters from the East Area Thai Boxing Club are going to be in action in Dublin next month.

Anthony Ferguson, John Hassel, Mark Baxter and Raj Pooni are at an international show in Ireland on September 20 featuring some of the best Muay Thai fighters from countries such as Thailand and Holland.

A trio are competing in B class fights which are set at 5x2 minute rounds and allows knees to the head.

Ferguson is fighting for the Anglo Irish lightweight title which is a full Thai rules bout of 5x3 minute rounds, allowing elbows and knees to the head.

This Sunday, Pooni is also fighting in Great Yarmouth for a British title at 59kgs. This is a European rules bout of 5x2 minute rounds.

On the same show, Andy Mackillican is fighting a C class bout of 3x2 minute rounds.

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