Wellington to host Muay Thai action at Capital Punishment 55 this weekend

The second Capital Punishment instalment for 2021 is showcasing a stacked line up of Muay Thai fights, in Wellington Saturday 15 May.

The 13 bout fight card is showcasing some of the best established and up & coming NZ Muay Thai talent.

MTI Wellington Head Coach, Mark Hampton, says the MTI team have been putting in the hard yards in the lead up to this event. He is most looking forward to the novice fights, saying he enjoys seeing fighters experience the “fight rush” for the first time.

The night, which is being held at Porirua’s Te Rauparaha Arena, will be headlined by Rob Baxter vs Hamona Tamati, in a three round Full Thai Rules fight.

Fighting on the night will be:

Rob Baxter vs Hamona Tamati

Shea Howard vs Tiwai Tomoana

Brit Finucci vs Levi Bennets

Puakeri Winterburn vs Fynn Robinson
 

Liam McNamara vs Jesse Broughton
 

Jacob Mataiti vs Niekia Hoffman Houia
 

Shekayne Te Poura-Rees vs Brad Kerns
 

Alick McCalman vs Trulin Toa Toa
 

Alex Kerfoot vs Jay West
 

Jack Slowinski vs Bob Lewellyn
 

Scott Matthews vs Tevita Manual Harman
 

Ixca Tijeruna vs Kaleb Cawson


Tickets can be purchased online from Ticketek. Limited door sales available.