Marco "Machine Gun" Tentori, born in Perth, Western Australia from Venetian parents, is the first of his family born outside of Veneto. He grew up in Perth, and had a happy childhood. Interestingly, Marco was good at school, but he was not good at sports. Marco found himself and meaning through martial arts. Marco began his career in a kind of Kung Fu called Buk Sing Choy Lay Fut. In short time he went from being the worst to being the best of the gym, training harder and more often than anyone else. Since there were no fights under to the rules of kung fu, he began fighting in muay thai, starting at the age of 20. A kung fu guy who fights in a thaiboxing! The first fight was won by Marco Tentori and the second fight as well, this one by TKO. After this beginning, Marco started training with a new coach and gym to hone his skills for combat and to get to the professional level. Initially Marco did not fight very often, only once or twice a year but very soon he began fighting as soon as possible. In Australia he won three state championships, four different national championships that he defended several times, a South Pacific championship and a Commonwealth championship in December 2014. In 2015 he fought with the No. 1 in the world, the multiple times world champion Yodsanklai Fairtex.

Marco Tentori