Addis claims UK title

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harrogate Thai boxing professional Kris Addis has won the UK Muay Thai Fighting Middleweight title with a win over unbeaten Leigh Edlin at the Doncaster Dome.

This adds to his WPMF Belt which he won in February earlier this year.

Muay Thai Fighting is is a combat sport from Thailand that uses stand-up striking along with various clinching techniques.

The Starbeck fighter, who trains at Kao Loi Thai Boxing at Hornbeam Park in Harrogate, said: “It’s been a great year so far with everything going to plan.

“Our first two targets for the year have been achieved and now we plan to move up the uk rankings.

“We’re now at UK no.5 and we will be fighting the number two and four in the next couple of months.”

Coach Pierre Mahon said: “Kris is doing exceptionally well.

“And there is no reason for him not to be competing at international level next year.”