Skip to Content

After a 29-year layoff, Jean-Claude Van Damme will fight once again and we have video of the face-off to prove it

Before your head, neck and ears simultaneously explode with the news that Jean-Claude Van Damme is scheduled to fight against Somluck Kamsing, the first Thai athlete to win a gold medal at the Olympics, be sure to take note that Van Damme has a kickboxing record of 20-1 with all of those wins ending via knockout. Now this is probably the time when I should tell you that Jean-Claude Van Damme’s last professional bout was in 1982. As Renzo Gracie would say, Van Damme has been fighting longer than most of you…well you get the point.

Now Jean-Claude Van Damme has officially signed the paperwork to compete in a K-1 rules fight against Somluck Kamsing on April 2011 in Russia and we even have video of the face-off to prove it. In short, epic video is epic. Be sure to stick around for the explanation as to why Jean-Claude Van Damme decided to step in the ring again. Props to Cody T. for the find.

For more MMA News, Rumors and Updates follow the Red Monster on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram
Joke's on you, BJ Penn is unbelievably lean for UFC 123
← Read Last Post
Shogun Rua thinks Lyoto Machida will defeat Rampage at UFC 123
Read Next Post →