Monday, November 28, 2022: Brazil has a new world champion after Barbara Aguiar captured the WBC MuayThai bantamweight world championship strap on the Rebellion Muay Thai promotion in Melbourne, Australia, defeating local star Joanne La via a points decision.

Congratulations to Barbara and all at Phuket Fight Club for the night of WBC glory. Her success has been earned the hard way, toiling through the regional stadiums on the Thai islands to getting bigger fights on the elite female circuit in Bangkok to the big stage on Rebellion MuayThai in Melbourne, Australia.