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Ashish Raman Sethi Became India’s First Muay Thai Star To Win Bangla Stadium Boxing Championship

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Ashish Raman Sethi became the first Indian boxer ever to win a Bangla boxing stadium belt. Although a number of legends have contested in the legendary Bangla Boxing Stadium but Ashish sethi a record by becoming the first Indian fighter to win the title there. With real champions fighting for prizes Bangla Boxing Stadium is a prominent Muay Thai arena in Patong Beach known for hosting real Thai Boxing matches. He is highly recognized for taking home the bronze medal at the IFMA competition in 2020 in Korea. Ashish Sethi’s victory over Chinese Taipei’s Jhao Cyun Ciou to win the medal in the Elite Category, it was the country’s first bronze medal.

Very few know that the Ashish had represented Haryana in Indian Cricket, talking about switching sports, He said, “My desire has always been to play cricket, and I was preparing for the IPL. I tried out for under-16, under- 19, and under-25 teams, but nothing worked out. I can’t success in cricket after the age of twenty-two. and also he shares, “I took a long vacation during that time since I wasn’t sure what to do after my cricket career came to an end. I started practicing martial arts after I turned 25. then he started learning kickboxing. His local gym provided him with the fundamental training he required. He did, however, believe that he needed to improve his abilities. He won the 2018 KFI kickboxing national championship and in 2019 he won his first gold medal at the Muay Thai National Championships. Then he won the Asian Muay Thai bronze medal in the 85 kilogrammes division.

Ashish said, “Being from Haryana, where wrestling is deeply ingrained, it was something that came easy to me, and now my journey has brought me to my first Indian triumph as a boxer, which confirms that I chose my sport well and I will continue to box.” and also he said After my jaw break, I was able to win eight out of fourteen professional fights.

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