Who is Buakaw and why he is so famous?
Buakaw Banchamek is a Thai middleweight Muay Thai kickboxer, former two-time Omnoi Stadium champion, Lumpinee Stadium Toyota Marathon champion, former #1-ranked fighter in Lumpinee Stadium, Thailand Featherweight champion, two-time K-1 World MAX champion and 2011 & 2012 Thai Fight tournament champion.
As of 1 August 2020, he is ranked the #10 lightweight kickboxer in the world by Combat Press.
Buakaw The legend Fight Highlights
How many fight Buakaw has?
Buakaw has about 300 fights in his over 20 year long career
When Buakaw started his career?
Buakaw started his fighting career at the age of eight in his home province of Surin in the northeastern Thailand.
How many Muay Thai Titles Buakaw has?
Buakaw has numerous Muay Thai Titles
- 2002 Omnoi Stadium Lightweight Champion
- 2000 Omnoi Stadium Featherweight Champion
Professional Boxing Association of Thailand
- 2001 Thailand (PAT) Featherweight Champion
- 2002 Toyota Muay Thai Marathon Tournament 140 lbs Champion
World Muaythai Council
- 2014-2015 WMC Muaythai Junior Middleweight World Champion
- 2011 WMC Muaythai Junior Middleweight World Champion
- 2009 WMC/MAD Muaythai Super Welterweight World Champion
- 2006-2007 WMC Muaythai Super Welterweight World Champion
WBC Muay Thai
- 2014 WBC Muaythai Diamond World Championship
- 2012 Thai Fight 70 kg Tournament Champion
- 2011 Thai Fight 70 kg Tournament Champion
- 2005 S-1 Super Welterweight World Champion
Muay Thai Association
- 2005 MTA World Champion
- 2016 Kunlun Fight Muaythai Middleweight World Championship
Phoenix Fighting Championship
- 2016 PFC Junior Middle Weight Championship
King of Martial Arts
- 2003 KOMA GP Lightweight Champion
Where does Buakaw train now?
Buakaw built his own gym banchamek in northern Thailand long time ago. The gym was built in just 10 days and was named Banchamek Gym (Buakaw’s real name is Sombat Banchamek). Buakaw built the camp not only because he wanted to continue training but so that he could help the children in his village discover Muay Thai as well.
What other kinds of sport does he like?
Buakaw loves football. In 2014, he signed for RBAC Football Club, to be a professional footballer. To be a professional footballer is also one of dreams of Buakaw.
What equipment Buakaw choose for his training?
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