Muay Thai Weight Classes

What’s the purpose of weight classes in Muay Thai? To make Muay Thai matches fairer, fighters are marched together by weight.  This helps ensure that fighters are going to be roughly the same size.   This seems quite obvious but, everything else being equal, larger fighters are going to be able to hit harder than lighter …

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Ninjato Sword vs Katana Sword

The design of the Ninjato and Katana Swords The Katana is a curved sword approximately up to 31.5 inches in length and features a square or circular guard (Tsuba).  The Ninjato is the name given to short, straight bladed sword (approximately 23 inches in length). It is quite a thick and weighty sword, for its …

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