Lion Fight 24 – Meleady/Topic at Foxwoods Resort Casino, CT, USA

Lion Fight 24 – Meleady/Topic at Foxwoods Resort Casino, Connecticut, USA “The Topic-Meleady title tilt is one that will capture the imagination of Muay Thai purists who love watching world-class strategy and technical precision unfold at every turn. The 29-year-old Topic, who fled war-torn Bosnia in his youth, has defeated top fighters such as Paowarit Sasiprapa,…

Stephen Meleady – A few words from Thailand pre-WBC Super featherweight Intercontinental Title fight

                 Stephen “La Flama Blanca” Meleady (European Champion, Irish Champion, Anglo Irish Champion, 5 Nations Champion) talks to Muay Eireann about his upcoming WBC Super featherweight Intercontinental Title fight against Genji Umeno from Japan. The fight will take place on Sunday 13th April in Japan. Stephen is no stranger to fighting top opponents and…

Stephen Meleady in ‘Bangkok Airways’ in-flight magazine

A great piece by Rob Carry in the November issue of the Bangkok Airways in-flight mag (photography by David Terrazas). ”He trains the same way, he eats the same foods, and his face is criss-crossed with the same type of scars that are the sport’s trademark. But there’s one thing that sets this particular fighter…