Frances Watthanaya

Frances Watthanaya has over 18 years' worth of experience in the martial arts business as an athlete, gym owner, manager, and journalist. She has a degree in Southeast Asian Studies and is fluent in both Thai and English. The not-for-profit Muay Thai gym she runs with her husband in his village in Northeast Thailand is dedicated to providing a safe space for at-risk youth.

Articles by: Frances Watthanaya

Rodlek PK.Saenchaimuaythaigym celebrates his victory in the ring at ONE: DAWN OF HEROES.
Muay Thai fighter Petchdam Petchyindee Academy heads to the Circle
Superlek Kitmoo9 walks to the Circle for his match
Muay Thai queen Stamp Fairtex kicks pads at the Fairtex Training Center in Pattaya, Thailand
Angela Lee stretches her neck at United MMA in Hawaii
Muay Thai legend Yodsanklai IWE Fairtex and his fiancee's photo shoot
Rika Ishige stands in front of the cage
Russian knockout artist Timofey Nastyukhin does a flying knee at Tiger Muay Thai
Muay Thai legend Yodsanklai IWE Fairtex stands in the ring
Angela Lee and her husband, Bruno Pucci, train Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Petchmorakot and Sorgraw with Petchyindee Manager Boat
ONE Flyweight Muay Thai World Champion Rodtang Jitmuangnon is ready for action