Saturday, August 20th, MKM Knockout Promotions featured two top world-class Pro Muay Thai fighters… Alex Berrios vs. legendary Cyrus Washington.
Alex Berrios weighs 170 lbs and stands at 6’1”. He has an Amateur Muay Thai fight record of 12-1-1 and a Pro Muay Thai fight record of 9-5. Berrios won TBA Super Middleweight Championship and ISKA FL State Middleweight Championship. He is originally from Puerto Rico and currently lives in Tampa, Florida. He trains at Tampa Muay Thai and he is Sorng Khan Khru (Level 2 Trainer). Alex Berrios is a very technical fighter, passionate about the Art of 8 limbs, and dedicated to make the sport of Muay Thai big in North America.
Cyrus “Black Dynamite” Washington is ranked #2 Muay Thai fighter in the U.S. and #8 Muay Thai fighter in the world. ‘Black Dynamite’ has won various titles over the years, including the WKA World Championship, WMF Intercontinental Championship, Bare Knuckle Championship in Myanmar and he is a Former US WBC Super Middleweight Champ. Cyrus ‘Black Dynamite’ Washington has competed against some of the biggest names in the sport, including Jomhod Kiatadisak, Cosmo Alexander, Kaoklai kaennorsing, Nieky holzken and more.
Washington weighs 170, he’s 5’7” and has 15 years Muay Thai experience, 25 years Boxing experience, and 7 years MMA experience. Cyrus Washington has a Pro Muay Thai fight record of 76-29-3 draws with 50 KOs.
The bout between Alex Berrios and Cyrus Washington was certainly the most anticipated fight of the night (August 20th). Muay Thai fight fans have been waiting for this moment to see two top fighters meet face to face in the ring. Berrios surprised his fans by entering the ring dancing to Salsa music, taking pride in his Puerto Rican heritage and showing his fun personality. All the fun dissipated once the bell rang and the two fighters went head on against each other holding nothing back.