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Martial arts: Russ Williams hosts biggest inter-club contest yet to warm up for fight night at Liquid nightclub

RUSS Williams’ latest inter-club contest was the biggest the Thai kickboxing coach and former world champion from Caerwys had ever held.

He hosted the event at his Wrexham gym where his students, those who train under his coaches Will Killow and Rhys Owen, plus students from Eugene Valerio’s Taz Devils, Thomas Thai, Ruthin Thai Boxing, Mike Egan’s Immortals, Mold Alex Thai Boxing, AC Muay Thai from Chester, Next Level from the Wirral and Mersey Thai all took part.

Medals and trophies were presented by special guest Ian Puleston- Davies – better known as Coronation Street’s Owen Armstrong and Spencer Wilding, the 6ft 7in actor who has featured in movies and TV shows such as Harry Potter, Batman and Doctor Who.

The event featured students from the age of six up to the senior fighters, some of whom will be fighting on Williams’ next show at Liquid Nightclub Wrexham on March 24.

Tickets are on sale now via www.RussWilliamsMartialArts.co.uk, by e-mail on [email protected] or by phone on 07814 516102.