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As Muay Thai is incorporated in Mixed Martial Arts, the answer is no.

Mixed martial arts utilises Muay Thai *AND* other skills.

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Q: Is muay thai better than mixed martial arts?
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Is muay thai considered mixed matial arts?

Yes. Muay Thai is considered a Martial Art and is considered part of Mixed Martial Arts. Many fighters in the UFC use Muay Thai moves like the Muay Thai clich, flying kick etc. Though it is not as popular as Ju-Jitsu Muay Thai is slowly gaining popularity in the MMA World.

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Muay Thai Kickboxing, Brazilian Jujitsu and Mixed Martial Arts.

What is some martial arts in Thailand?

Muay Thai

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It is difficult to know what percentage of professional mixed martial arts fighters use muay thai as such statistics are not readily collected. It also shares much of its style with other martial arts forms.

Witch is better Kung Fu or martial arts?

kung fu is a martial art...followed by karate, judo aikido, muay thai , ect.

What are the exsamples of combative sports?

Boxing, Muay Thai, Kickboxing, Wrestling, Karate, and Mixed Martial Arts are all very popular combat sports.

What is the ultimate fighting style?

Most fighters in the UFC use what is called MMA or Mixed Martial Arts. This can be built from many different martial arts but he most common are Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai, and western boxing.

How old is muay Thai?

Muay Thai has evolved from various other martial arts, but it's probably about 1000 years old or more.

Is muay thai better than tae kwon do?

Better for what? Both are martial arts. Both of them require a lot of practice to build up the skills and abilities to do properly. Most people will agree that Muay Thai practitioners are more effective in their ability to destroy an opponent.

Is Thai boxing a form of MMA?

Muay Thai, isn't a type of mixed martial arts, it is a Thailand boxing containing kicks, knees and elbows. It is very used on MMA, because of it's versatility

Types of martial arts?

there are many types of martial arts such as: tae kwon do, judo, ju juitsu, kung fu, muay thai, karate, kempo, akido, hapkido, ninjitsu, jeet kun do etc. there are many more, but all are effective in hand to hand combat and none are better than the other its just depends on how more experience you have in that martial arts.

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