Some big news today in the muaythai world as Arena Fight have just dropped a bomb of an announcement confirming that Jimmy Vienot will fight Khayal Dhzaniev on Saturday the 12th December.

Jimmy Vienot is someone that needs no introduction in the sport of muaythai. A 2 time WMC world champion and 2 time IFMA gold medalist, beating some of the best in the game including Sorcraw Petchyindee and fellow Frenchman Rafi Bohic.

Facing Jimmy is Khayal, a hard hitting Russian fighter who hit legendary status when he defeated Thai superstar Buakaw Banchamek much to the amazement of the muaythai community. Khayal also defeated Brazilian Julio Lobo in a stunning victory.

This is set to be the fight of the year and has got the whole muaythai community excited.

From all at the WMC we wish both fighters the best of luck.