Thaiboxing Rules 18. Fouls and Strikes Violating the Rules

  • Biting, eye gouging, spitting, or head butting.
  • Wrestling, back or arm locks or any similar judo or wrestling hold.
  • Deliberately falling on his opponent.
  • Holding the ropes for any reason.
  • Swearing or the use of abusive language during the match.
  • Knocking out or injuring his opponent after the referee has ordered the match to stop for any reason.
  • Deliberately striking the groin area.
  • To be penalized by the deduction of 1 point for each time committed.
  • A boxer who has been hit in the groin, may request a 5 minute break before continuing the match.