The Golden Age of the 1980s to the mid-1990s in Thailand was a time when a number of factors came together to create a perfect storm.
Talent, promotion, and performance greatness.
For decades before this there had been a feeder system of Muay Thai talent from the villages and rural areas into the National stadia of Bangkok, Golden Age was born. Champions of this era were celebrated like no other. Talent pool had never been stronger, diverse styles, and visionary promoters well paid exciting matchups and fight performances. A Muay Thai Renaissance.