In Thailand, many young kids start training and competing in Muay Thai from a very early age.
Some young children who are raised by their family are put into training early on in their life in hopes that they can fight and become a winning competitor that can provide income for the family.
Here, we take a look at one of the Muay Thai fights that ends with a nasty head kick KO. The two young fighters go at it and show some impressive techniques and it all ends with a head kick.
Following the finish, the winner shows a lot of respect. He walks back to his corner and then walks back to the downed opponent and drops down to a bow to the side of his opponent. The downed Muay Thai fighter is eventually brought to his feet and the winner bows to all corners of the audience in attendance.
What are your thoughts on these young children competing in Muay Fights at such an early age? Let’s get your thoughts in the comment section.
This article first appeared on BJPenn.com on 5/10/2017.